Police make arrest in armed robbery of Chesterfield gas station


CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Police have arrested a man who they say robbed a RaceWay Gas Station.

The robbery happened on December 2 at the 5600 Jefferson Davis Highway location.

Police said the man entered the business, took out a gun and demanded money. The suspect then ran away with an undisclosed amount of money.

On Thursday, Dec. 12, Chesterfield Police, in collaboration with the FBI Violent Crime Task Force, arrested Kavon C. Blackwell, 21, in connection with the incident. Blackwell, of the 5200 block of Collindale Road in Chesterfield, was charged with robbery and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Blackwell is currently being held at the Chesterfield County Jail without bond.

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