Police: Suspect in Chesterfield bank robbery apprehended


CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Police in Chesterfield County are investigating a Thursday morning bank robbery.

The robbery occurred shortly before 9:30 a.m. at the Atlantic Union Bank in the 11000 block of Hull Street Road, near the intersection with Genito Road.

Police said a male suspect was apprehended and taken into custody ‘without incident.’ He was identified as Robert L. Burton, 54, of Chesterfield.

Burton is charged with robbery and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. Police also charged Burton in relation to the Sept. 14 robbery of Wells Fargo Bank, located at 10831 Midlothian Turnpike.

Robert L. Burton

Burton is being held at Chesterfield County Jail without bond.

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