Tuesday, December 14, 2010

Rite Aid Robber Sought

Richmond Police needs the public’s help to identify the man in the below surveillance photos who is wanted in connection with the armed robbery of a Rite Aid on Friday.

At approximately 3:30 p.m. Friday, a clerk reported the store was robbed at gunpoint. Investigators believe the robber had been in the store for about 40 minutes prior to the robbery pretending to shop.

The robber is described as a black male, about 5’10 to 6’0 feet tall and weighing about 180 to 200 pounds. He was last seen heading west on Hull Street.

Anyone with any information about this crime is asked to call Detective Greg Russell at 646-8171 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000.