Friday, February 10, 2017

Suspects Sought in Convenience Store Robbery

February 10, 2017

Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify the suspects in the photo who are suspected of robbery at a convenience store near West Broad Street and Malvern Avenue.

Shortly after 7 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 4, police received a call reporting a robbery in-progress at the Quick N Easy Mart located at 4105 W. Broad St. When officers arrived, they were told two unknown men entered the store wearing hooded sweatshirts. One of the suspects pulled a gun from his waistband and said to the store clerk, “Give me the cash.”

The clerk then handed one the suspects money from the register. The suspects then fled the scene running down an alley toward Antrim Avenue.

  • Suspect 1: A black male in his late-teens to early-20s with a dark beard. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a zipper and a white crewneck T-shirt underneath, black knit cap, and blue jeans.
  • Suspect 2: (Pictured holding weapon) A black male in his late-teens to early-20s. He was wearing a black mask over his face, a dark gray or black hooded sweatshirt, and blue jeans.
Detectives ask anyone with any information about this man’s identity 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.