2 women robbed at gunpoint while sitting in car in Richmond

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened late Monday night.

Police say that around 10:45 p.m., two women were sitting in a car on N. 24th Street near T Street when an unknown man displayed a handgun and demanded money.

The suspect stole a purse from one of the victims and a pair of sunglasses from the other.

The man, described by police as a black male in an orange hoodie, fled on foot in an unknown direction.

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