From the Times Dispatch:
Police believe the same robbers struck twice within minutes Thursday night in
Richmond’s Carver neighborhood Jackson Ward (Edit Mine). No one was injured.
Richmond police Capt. Paul Kiniry said a man was walking in the 300 block of Brook Road at 9:30 p.m. when he was confronted by two males with a handgun who robbed him of a cell phone.
Kiniry said the suspects fled around the corner and confronted a woman, who was forced to dump the contents of her purse. The suspects went through the contents but didn’t take anything, Kiniry said.
Detailed descriptions of the two suspects were not available.
Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers anonymously at (804) 780-1000
9/27/12 9:30 p.m.
300 block of Brook Road
A male reported two unknown males robbed him at gunpoint.
A female reported two unknown males tried to rob her at gunpoint.