ARMED COMMERCIAL ROBBERIES
January 19, 2019; January 24, 2019; February 12, 2019; January 5, 2020
Henrico County, Virginia; Richmond, Virginia; North Chesterfield, Virginia
The FBI is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the unknown subject.
On January 19, 2019, an unknown subject entered the BP Gas Station located in the 600 block of East Laburnum Avenue in Henrico County, Virginia. This subject, armed with a semi-automatic handgun, approached the victim clerk, handed them a bag and demanded money. After the clerk complied with the demands, the subject exited the business. On January 24, 2019, investigators believe the same armed subject entered the Raceway Gas Station located in the 6300 block of Midlothian Turnpike in Richmond, Virginia, and robbed that business in the same manner. On February 12, 2019, again investigators believe this same armed subject entered the Speedway Gas Station located in the 6800 block of Hull Street Road in North Chesterfield, Virginia. The subject approached the victim clerk and demanded money, however was unsuccessful in his attempts and fled the business. The clerk followed the armed subject into the parking lot, at which time the subject fired a shot in the employee's direction.
In all three robberies the subject wore a black sweatshirt, dark pants, blue latex-style gloves, and a "scream" mask.
On January 5, 2020, an unknown male subject approached the Raceway Gas Station located in the 5600 block of Jefferson Davis Highway in Richmond, Virginia. Prior to entering the station the subject, armed with a semi-automatic handgun, tripped giving the victim clerk inside time to secure themselves in a locked room. Inside the store and still armed, the subject did not encounter any additional clerks and fled the store.
Approximately twenty-five minutes later, investigators believe the same unknown male subject entered the BP Gas Station located in the 600 block of E. Laburnum Avenue in Henrico County, Virginia. The subject, still armed with a semi-automatic handgun, approached the victim clerks and demanded they place money into a plastic bag. After the clerks complied with his demands, the subject exited the gas station and fled on foot.
In these two robberies the subject wore all black clothing, black gloves, and a “scream” mask.
The subject is described as a black male, approximately 5'7", 160 to 180 pounds, and 20 to 30 years of age.