Thursday, October 16, 2014

Uppy’s Convenience Store Robbery Suspect Sought

Uppy’s Convenience Store Robbery Suspect Sought

The Richmond Police Department needs the public’s assistance to help identify a suspect in the attached photos and video (sent separately) who robbed an Uppy’s convenience store this week.

At approximately 7 p.m. Monday, a man wearing a mask and wig entered the store at 2753 W. Broad St. and robbed the business at gunpoint.

There were no injuries.

The suspect is described as a white male, about 5 feet, 8 inches tall and approximately 200 pounds. The man wore a silver and gray wig and an old-man-type mask. He was last seen wearing grey trousers, a dark-colored shirt and sneakers. 

Anyone with any information about these suspects’ identity or this crime is asked to call Third Precinct Detective Jack Larry at (804) 646-1647 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.