Business manager calls cops during armed robbery; suspects flee without cash

HENRICO COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — Police say three people tried to rob a Henrico business early Sunday morning.

At 2:11 a.m. on April 17, officers responded to the 3700 block of Mechanicsville Turnpike for a commercial robbery.

The victim reported to police that two males and a female entered the business, removed items from a shelf and approached the register. When the victim rang up the items, one of the males flashed a firearm and demanded money. The manager called police and the suspects fled without getting any money.

There were no injuries reported.

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