Man sought for convenience store robbery

Posted on Monday, January 6, 2014 at 11:37 am

Surveillance footage shows the man sought for a weekend robbery on Lewistown Road.

Surveillance footage shows the man sought for a weekend robbery on Lewistown Road.

The Hanover Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help to find the suspect wanted in a robbery over the weekend.

Jan. 4 at approximately 3:30 a.m., the Sheriff’s Office responded to a convenience store located in the 10100 block of Lewistown Road for a report of a robbery.  After displaying a handgun and demanding money from the clerk, the suspect fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency.  No one was injured.

The suspect is described as a black male, 18-25 years old, 5 foot 5 inches tall, and 130-150 pounds.  The suspect was last seen wearing a dark colored jacket with a “Camaro” emblem, black pants, a brown camouflage mask, and a dark colored baseball hat with orange lettering.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.  Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637 (CRIMES), using the keyword “iTip” followed by their tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.

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