Caroline Sheriff’s Office investigating an armed robbery
From the Caroline Sheriff’s Office
The Caroline County Sheriff’s Office is requesting assistance for any information in connection with an armed robbery that occurred on Monday, July 1, at the Valero Gas Station located on Rogers Clark Blvd., Rt. 207 in the Carmel Church area. The robbery was reported to the Sheriff’s Office at approximately 3:09 pm and the first unit arrived on scene at approximately 3:11 pm.
Several CCSO deputies, investigators, and supervisors responded to the scene along with canine units from the King George County Sheriff’s Office and the Virginia State Police. Physically, no one sustained any injuries during this robbery.
The suspect is described as a black male with short dread locks, medium build, and was last seen wearing a white tank top and blue jeans. The suspect fled the scene on foot.
Anyone with information on this case, please call the Caroline County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 633-5400 and ask for Sgt. K. H. Eichenmiller. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can call (804) 633-1133 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. You can also text your information to CRIMES (274627) using the keyword “iTip” or send your tip online at www.780-1000.com.
Sheriff Lippa stated, “I am so proud of the dedicated men and women of the CCSO who responded quickly to this scene and canvased the area of Carmel Church to include all surrounding property, various other businesses, and the neighborhood of Belmont. I would like to also thank the community for the numerous tips that we have received. Together, we are working to make Caroline County a safer place to live, work, and raise a family.”