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Henrico Police seek robbery suspect

Henrico Police are seeking a man who robbed a bank in Sandston Oct. 18.

At approximately 2:35 p.m., police responded to the 0 block of South Airport Drive after the report of the robbery. The victim reported that a white male entered the Wells Fargo bank, approached the counter and demanded currency. The victim complied, and the suspect exited the business on foot. The suspect did not display a weapon. He is described as a white male, 30 to 35 years of age and approximately six feet to six-foot-three in height. The suspect (pictured) was wearing a blue plaid flannel shirt, blue jeans and a baseball hat.

West End house fire displaces two residents

JUNE 30 – A mid-day house fire in Henrico's Far West End Thursday displaced two residents, but no one was injured. At approximately 2:45 p.m., Henrico Fire units were called to the 10700 block of New Trail Court, off Springfield Road. Units arrived within 5 minutes to find flames coming from the roof of a two-story home in the 10700 block of New Trail Court.

First arriving units forced their way into the home, where they advanced hose lines to the second floor. Firefighters pulled the second-floor ceiling down in order to gain access to the fire. At the same time, personnel from the ladder truck completed a search and discovered that no one was home at the time of the incident.

Virginia man arrested with gun at RIC checkpoint

Richmond International Airport Police arrested a Newport News man on state weapons charges after he was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at the airport checkpoint June 27 when TSA officers detected a .38 caliber handgun with five bullets tucked inside his backpack.

The traveler told TSA officials that he had the gun in his carry-on bag because he had guests with children visiting him this past weekend. He told officials that he did not want the children to have access to the gun, so he hid it inside his backpack.

Henrico Police seek woman involved in suspicious situation

The Henrico Division of Police is seeking the public's help to identify a woman who tried to enter a secure part of a building in the Near West End last week.

The woman tried to access the secure area in the 1600 block of Forest Avenue June 22. She was denied by staff members at the location.

The suspect is described as a black female with a medium complexion, weighing between 120 and 130 pounds, with short hair and glasses. She is pictured above.

Police seek bank robbery suspect

JUNE 16, 10:36 A.M. – Henrico Police are seeking a man who robbed a northern Henrico Bank of America.

Third person sought in Williamsburg Road homicide investigation

Henrico Police are seeking a third person of interest in an investigation into the homicide of Sandston resident Walter Adams, Jr. Police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying the individual pictured above in an "American Vandals" shirt. The other man pictured previously was identified as a person of interest in the case as well.

Police seek 2 in connection with murder

Henrico Police are seeking two people of interest in connection with the murder of a 20-year-old Sandston man last week.

Walter Darnell Adams, Jr., was found in the 5700 block of Williamsburg Road June 10 at 2:55 with another man, both suffering from gunshot wounds. Adams was pronounced dead at the scene, and the other victim was transported to VCU Medical Center with life-threatening injuries.

A police investigation identified two men who police are referring to as being of interest to the case. The men are pictured above.

Richmond man dies in Varina accident

A 23-year-old Richmond man died in the early morning of June 12, when his car ran off the road in Varina and struck a concrete culvert.

Breider Rodolfo Esatrada-Vasquez, of the 3100 block of Walmsley Boulevard, was driving north on New Market Road when his Honda Passport struck the culvert near Varina Road at about 3:50 a.m. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

New Kent woman caught trying to bring gun through Richmond Airport checkpoint

A New Kent County woman was arrested on state weapons charges after she was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at the Richmond International Airport (RIC) checkpoint June 11 when TSA officers detected a 38 Special handgun among the woman's belongings.

TSA officers detected the firearm, a .380 caliber handgun, as the woman entered the checkpoint. The gun was loaded with five bullets, including one in the chamber.

TSA officers immediately contacted the Richmond International Airport Police, which responded, confiscated the gun and arrested the woman.

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