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Police: Quick-thinking store clerk helps police catch 18-year-old armed robbery suspect

Police: Quick-thinking store clerk helps police catch 18-year-old armed robbery suspect
Posted at 8:03 AM, Nov 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-14 08:05:28-05

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — Trinity Keffer, 18, of North Chesterfield, was arrested early Thursday morning following an armed robbery in Chesterfield.

“Around 3:45 a.m. on November 14, 2019, a female suspect entered [the 7-Eleven at 6501 Ironbridge Road], displayed a firearm, and demanded money,” a Chesterfield Police spokesperson said. “[She] took the money from the business then fled the area in a vehicle.”

The 7-Eleven clerk called police and provided investigators with a license plate number.

“A short time later, officers located the vehicle and initiated a traffic stop,” the police spokesperson said. “After further investigation, [Keffer] was arrested and charged with the robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, brandishing a firearm, wearing a mask in a public place and carrying a concealed weapon.”

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Anyone with information was asked to call Chesterfield Police at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.