Police: Robbery suspect assaulted victim until they handed over money

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HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — A 25-year-old has been arrested and charged with assaulting and robbing an unknown victim in Henrico County last month. 

The alleged robbery occurred shortly before 8 p.m. in the 8100 block of Brook Road on January 25. The victim told police they were waiting for a friend when an unknown man approached them, demanded money and assaulted them until the victim complied. 

The suspect fled on foot but was later identified as Maurice Antony Dabney, 25, of Richmond. He was indicted on a charge of robbery and arrested on January 14.

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