General Crime

* Two Robberies Near Atchison Park in Richmond

Fugitive Watch Logo 77x77px

A pair of robberies occurred in the same Richmond in a span of about 45 minutes overnight, a police lieutenant said. At 11:45 p.m., one victim was robbed at gunpoint in the 100 block of West MacDonald Avenue, Richmond police Lt. Shawn Pickett said. The suspect, who was wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt and dark pants, took cash and other small valuables from the victim, Pickett said. The suspect was described as a black male standing 5 feet 8 inches tall with a medium build. At 12:33 a.m., another victim told police he was attacked from behind in the 100 block of Curry Street, five blocks from where the first robbery occurred, Pickett said. The suspects in that case, armed with shovels and glass bottles, struck the man on the head and robbed him of his shoes and cash. Because that victim did not see his attackers, no description of those suspects was available.

Copyright © 2010 by Bay City News, Inc. — Republication, Rebroadcast or any other Reuse without the express written consent of Bay City News, Inc. is prohibited.
CLICK HERE For More Breaking News and Crimes Caught on Tape
CLICK HERE For More Exciting Press Releases
CLICK on PHOTO Win a FREE Fugitive Watch Shirt




Comment Advisement

We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment

Show Buttons
Hide Buttons