RPD looking for man who robbed Metro PCS on Jeff Davis Highway

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Detectives in Richmond are asking for the public’s help to identify an armed robbery suspect who robbed a Metro PCS store on Jefferson Davis Highway.

Around 5:30 p.m. on June 14, officers responded to a report of a robbery at the Metro PCS store located at 3414 Jefferson Davis Highway. Moments earlier, the suspect entered the business, displayed a handgun and demanded the money from the clerk. He stole cash then left the store and fled in an older model, two-door Pontiac Sunfire, either gold or silver in color.

The suspect is described as a 6’4” – 6’5” tall, black male with a dark complexion, age 30 – 40, with a patchy beard and goatee. He wore black windbreaker pants, a gray and green sweatshirt, dark shoes and a single glove on his right hand.

Anyone with any information about this individual or his whereabouts is asked to call Second Precinct Detective Derrick Longoria at (804) 646-8171 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip or submit a tip online at www.7801000.com

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