RICHMOND (WRIC)—Richmond Police are investigating an armed robbery that occurred near the Virginia Commonwealth University campus early Monday morning.
At 1:53 a.m. on March 3, the victim entered a residence on the 1500 block of Park Avenue and was confronted by a thin, 6-foot-tall black male, who displayed a silver handgun. The suspect wore a black hoodie and a red had with a white logo, and took a laptop and $10 in cash before escaping out the back door. No injuries have been reported.
Police have increased patrols in the area, and say the suspects may continue to pose a threat to the greater VCU community. Anyone with information about this robbery is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Metro Richmond at 804-780-1000.