Henrico Police Investigating String of Three West End Bank Robberies in One Day

Henrico Police are investigating a string of three West End bank robberies that occurred on Wednesday, one of which was at a Short Pump bank. Around 2:30 p.m., officers responded to the Central Virginia Bank in the 3400 block of Lauderdale Drive.

It was reported by a clerk that a male demanded money. He was described as a light skinned black male, approximately 6’1, slender build, wearing a black t-shirt and jeans. The suspect did not display a weapon.

Around 2:45 p.m., officers responded to the Federal Credit Union in the 2000 block of Staples Mill Road in reference to an attempted bank robbery. It was reported by a clerk that a male demanded money. He was described as a heavy set black male, with a dark complexion, 6’0, 220-240 pounds, 30-40 years old. The suspect did not display a weapon.

Then at 3:30 p.m., officers responded to the Suntrust Bank in the 4000 block of Glenside Drive in reference to a bank robbery. It was reported by a clerk that a female demanded money. The suspect is described as a black female wearing a red sweater. The suspect did not display a weapon.

Henrico County Police is seeking the public’s assistance in locating the subjects responsible for these crimes. Anyone with information regarding these offenses is asked to contact Henrico Police at (804) 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000.

1156 entries
0 comments
About / Bio
Downtown Short Pump is the first, best, and only source of news specific to the ShortPump area and the most read online-only news source in the Far West End. DowntownShort Pump combines original hyperlocal news stories, features, and an extensivecommunity events calendar with restaurant reviews, community information anda whole host of entertainment options, making it the go-to place for everything in Richmond’s Far West End. Use our restaurant, shopping, and community guides to findeverything from business lunch spots to family events to the best area nightlife.
Website
http://www.downtownshortpump.com