Police are searching for a suspect who shot a man after attempting to rob him near the intersection of Meadowdale Boulevard and Dalebrook Drive on Tuesday, Dec. 27.
The victim was walking home from Food Lion at about 6:30 p.m. when the suspect approached him, displayed a gun and demanded his property. As the victim walked away, the suspect fired several shots. One shot struck the victim in the leg. The victim was transported to VCU Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries.
The suspect is described as a black male, about 5 feet 10 inches tall and 150 pounds with a thin or slender build and light complexion. He was wearing blue jeans and a black hooded sweatshirt.
Anyone with information should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or text the code tip699 with the tip and send to 274637 (CRIMES).