Earlier in the day, Richmond Police released photos of a man wanted in connection with a theft at a Richmond fire station. The pictures showed a man on a bicycle. Police said he rode up to a South Richmond fire station, walked in through an unlocked door and stole an electronic device on October 12, Richmond Police said.
"At approximately 3:05 p.m., the man in the photos rode his bicycle up to Fire Station #17, located at 2211 Semmes Ave., just after firefighters had left on a call for service," a police spokesman said about the crime. "The suspect entered through an unlocked rear door and stole an electronic device belonging to a city employee. The suspect left through the same door, mounted the bicycle in the photo and rode away."
Police described the man as a black male, 20-30 years of age, approximately six feet tall and weighing 220 pounds.
"He has a beard and dreadlocks and was wearing a t-shirt with the Lowe’s logo," police said.
Police asked anyone with information was asked to call Third Precinct Detective Ryan Nixon at 804-646-1165 or Crime Stoppers at 804-780-1000.