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Richmond Police Seek 3 Suspects After VCU Robbery

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RICHMOND, VA—Police are stepping up patrols after three men robbed a man on VCU's campus early Wednesday morning.

It happened around 12:45 a.m. on West Main Street near Monroe Park.

Police say the victim was walking down Main Street when he was cutoff by a man on a bike.

A second man then grabbed the victim from behind, and, along with a third man, demanded the victim hand over money, police said.

The two suspects on foot fled East on West Main Street, and the suspect on the bike fled South on Belvidere Street, police said.

No weapons were displayed during the incident, and one was injured.

Both Richmond and VCU Police are increasing patrols in the area following the incident. 

If you have more information about what happened, call VCU Police, or call Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.


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