Police searching for suspect after Henrico commercial robbery

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Authorities are searching for a suspect after a commercial robbery Monday in Henrico.

Police responded to the 8100 block of Brook Road for a commercial robbery at 2:45 p.m. Monday. The victim reported that a black male entered the business as if his intent was to make a purchase. The victim showed the suspect items for sale and the suspect attempted to leave the business with the items. The business’ electronic door locks were engaged and the suspect could not exit. The suspect then approached the victim with his hand in his pocket motioning as if he had a weapon. The suspect demanded the victim open the door and also removed money from the register.

The suspect fled the business on foot.

If you know anything about this crime, contact Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.

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