Henrico school bus driver charged with felony child neglect
City firefighters and police officers could see pay raises within 2 weeks
Dog bites child at local PetSmart store
Sister of man fatally shot by police opens up about his ‘internal battles’
When last Martin’s locations will close next week
Feds charge former VCU basketball star

Burglary, sexual assault near VCU campus during move-in weekend

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

RICHMOND, Va. -- It's not the news parents or students want to hear:  crimes taking place over the weekend near VCU campus, as thousands of students were moving-in for the upcoming academic year.

Richmond Police said they received a report of a sexual assault near the campus on Sunday. The crime allegedly occurred at a private house off campus in the 1200 block of West Marshall Street. Police said the victim knew the suspect.

Police also said a burglary happened on Sunday.

It happened in the 1000 block of West Marshall Street. The victim heard noises in his apartment and found a male suspect in the living room, going through his things. The suspect then ran away.

As a result of the burglary, police increased patrols in the area.

CBS 6 did report Saturday that VCU Police have seen a 40% reduction in campus crime.

6 comments

Comments are closed.