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Police search for gunmen after attempted robbery in Chesterfield


Chesterfield Police continue to search for two men they said attempted to rob a convenience store.

Chesterfield Police continue to search for two men they said attempted to rob a convenience store.

CHESTERFIELD, Va., — Police are searching for two armed after who they said attempted to rob a Chesterfield convenience store.

The attempted armed robbery happened at the Fast Friendly at 6249 Jefferson Davis Highway just before 9 p.m. Tuesday, according to police.

Officials said one suspect jumped over the counter and tried to open the cash register. Both men ran off without hurting anyone or taking anything.

The first suspect was armed with a handgun and described as about 6 feet tall and 170 pounds. He was wearing a dark hooded jacket, black pants, black shoes, dark mask, and a black backpack,

Read more at: http://wtvr.com/2017/12/13/police-search-for-gunmen-after-attempted-robbery-in-chesterfield/

Police investigate robbery at Flagship Inn

One person arrested, police seek second suspect

PETERSBURG — Petersburg police are investigating a robbery that occurred on Sunday, Dec. 10, at the Flagship Inn on South Crater Road.

According to the Petersburg Bureau of Police, around 8 a.m. on Sunday, two suspects set up a victim by luring him to a room at the Flagship Inn using Facebook. Once the victim was in the room, the suspects robbed them. No weapon was displayed, but one suspect mentioned that he had one during the robbery.

Police subsequently arrested Melissa Chatham on a charge of conspiracy to commit robbery. She was arraigned in Petersburg General District Court on Monday and is scheduled for a preliminary hearing on Feb. 23.

Police are seeking a second person, Sean Wallace (also known as Sean Johnson) on warrants for robbery, conspiracy and abduction.

Anyone who has information about the robbery or Wallace’s

Read more at: http://www.progress-index.com/news/20171211/police-investigate-robbery-at-flagship-inn

Suspects wanted for armed robbery inside Food Lion bathroom

 Food Lion robbery suspects

Food Lion robbery suspects

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Police are asking for the public’s help to identify two suspects wanted for a robbing a man inside a bathroom at a grocery store in Chesterfield County Sunday night.

Officers were called to the Food Lion at 9801 Chester Road at 9:32 p.m.

Lt. Don Story with Chesterfield Police said one of the suspects, who was armed with a handgun, robbed a man inside the bathroom.

Story said no one was injured.

Police said the two suspects, shown in a surveillance photo, fled the scene in a red, four-door car.

Anyone with information about the incident or the suspects is asked to call Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

Read more at: http://wtvr.com/2017/12/10/person-robbed-at-food-lion-9801-chester-road/

Robbery suspect used Facebook to lure victim to Petersburg motel, police say

PETERSBURG, Va. — Authorities are asking for the public’s help to locate a suspect wanted for robbing a man at a Petersburg motel Sunday morning.

Lt. Emanuel Chambliss with the Petersburg Bureau of Police said Melissa Chatham and Sean Wallace, who is also known as Sean Johnson, used Facebook to lure a man to a room at the Flagship Inn in the 800 block of S. Crater Road at 8 a.m.

“Once in the room Wallace robbed the victim,” Chambliss said. “No weapon was displayed, but Wallace motioned that he had one during the robbery.”

Officials said warrants are on file for Wallace for robbery, conspiracy and abduction.

Chatham is in police custody, Chambliss said.

If you have seen Wallace or know his whereabouts, call Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or text the keyword pdcash followed by the tip to 274637.

Robbery suspect used Facebook to lure victim to Petersburg motel …

PETERSBURG, Va. — Authorities are asking for the public’s help to locate a suspect wanted for robbing a man at a Petersburg motel Sunday morning.

Lt. Emanuel Chambliss with the Petersburg Bureau of Police said Melissa Chatham and Sean Wallace, who is also known as Sean Johnson, used Facebook to lure a man to a room at the Flagship Inn in the 800 block of S. Crater Road at 8 a.m.

“Once in the room Wallace robbed the victim,” Chambliss said. “No weapon was displayed, but Wallace motioned that he had one during the robbery.”

Officials said warrants are on file for Wallace for robbery, conspiracy and abduction.

Chatham is in police custody, Chambliss said.

If you have seen Wallace or know his whereabouts, call Petersburg/Dinwiddie Crime Solvers at 804-861-1212 or text the keyword pdcash followed by the tip to 274637.

Cumberland Police on lookout for bank robbery suspect – News …

CUMBERLAND – Cumberland City Police are looking for a suspect in the Friday morning robbery of First United Bank Trust in Cumberland.

CUMBERLAND – Cumberland City Police are looking for a suspect in the Friday morning robbery of First United Bank Trust in Cumberland.
According to the Cumberland PD, at 9:27 a.m. Friday, officers responded to First United Bank on Harrison Street in Cumberland, after a hold-up alarm was received from that location.
The first arriving officers learned that a lone male suspect had entered the bank, approached a teller, and presented a note demanding money. The teller complied with the demand and gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect then exited the bank and fled the area on foot.
    The Cumberland Police, with assistance from the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office, the Maryland State Police, a Maryland State Police

Read more at: http://www.progress-index.com/news/20171208/cumberland-police-on-lookout-for-bank-robbery-suspect

Cumberland Police on lookout for bank robbery suspect – News …

CUMBERLAND – Cumberland City Police are looking for a suspect in the Friday morning robbery of First United Bank Trust in Cumberland.

CUMBERLAND – Cumberland City Police are looking for a suspect in the Friday morning robbery of First United Bank Trust in Cumberland.
According to the Cumberland PD, at 9:27 a.m. Friday, officers responded to First United Bank on Harrison Street in Cumberland, after a hold-up alarm was received from that location.
The first arriving officers learned that a lone male suspect had entered the bank, approached a teller, and presented a note demanding money. The teller complied with the demand and gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect then exited the bank and fled the area on foot.
    The Cumberland Police, with assistance from the Allegany County Sheriff’s Office, the Maryland State Police, a Maryland State Police

Read more at: http://www.newstribune.info/news/20171208/cumberland-police-on-lookout-for-bank-robbery-suspect

Suspect wanted in attempted armed robbery of Chesterfield Subway

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – Police are looking for a suspect after an attempted armed robbery at a Subway restaurant in Chesterfield County Tuesday night.

The attempted robbery happened at the restaurant, located in the 10000 block of Midlothian Turnpike.

Police said the suspect, armed with a handgun, demanded cash from a store employee. The suspect was unable to get any money and fled the scene.

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There were no injuries during the attempted robbery.

Investigators have set a perimeter and K-9 units are on scene as they search for a suspect.

The suspect has been identified as a black male, mid 20’s, average height and weight, wearing dark jacket over a light colored hoodie, and

Read more at: http://wtvr.com/2017/12/05/suspect-wanted-in-armed-robbery-of-chesterfield-subway/

Suspect wanted in attempted armed robbery of Chesterfield Subway …

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – Police are looking for a suspect after an attempted armed robbery at a Subway restaurant in Chesterfield County Tuesday night.

The attempted robbery happened at the restaurant, located in the 10000 block of Midlothian Turnpike.

Police said the suspect, armed with a handgun, demanded cash from a store employee. The suspect was unable to get any money and fled the scene.

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There were no injuries during the attempted robbery.

Investigators have set a perimeter and K-9 units are on scene as they search for a suspect.

The suspect has been identified as a black male, mid 20’s, average height and weight, wearing dark jacket over a light colored hoodie, and

Read more at: http://wtvr.com/2017/12/05/suspect-wanted-in-armed-robbery-of-chesterfield-subway/