Suspect wanted in attempted armed robbery of Chesterfield Subway

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. – Police are looking for a suspect after an attempted armed robbery at a Subway restaurant in Chesterfield County Tuesday night.

The attempted robbery happened at the restaurant, located in the 10000 block of Midlothian Turnpike.

Police said the suspect, armed with a handgun, demanded cash from a store employee. The suspect was unable to get any money and fled the scene.

There were no injuries during the attempted robbery.

Investigators have set a perimeter and K-9 units are on scene as they search for a suspect.

The suspect has been identified as a black male, mid 20’s, average height and weight, wearing dark jacket over a light colored hoodie, and light colored pants.

Anyone with information about the robbery is asked to call Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251, Chesterfield/Colonial Heights Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.

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