Natatia Bledsoe is the public information officer for the Fredericksburg Police Department.
Identify these armed robbery suspects
On Friday, August 23 at 2:50 p.m., two men entered the RD Mart at the Shell gas station, 2301 Plank Road. The suspects, one armed with a handgun, confronted the clerk and stole the cash drawer from the register. The suspects fled from the scene toward the rear of the business. Nobody was injured during the incident. The two suspects are shown in the store surveillance photo below.
Suspect #1 was described as a black male, 20-26 years of age, 5’8”- 6’1”, 150-190 pounds, dark skin, last seen wearing all black clothing and a gray baseball cap. Suspect #1 was armed with a black handgun.
Suspect #2 was described as a black male, 20-26 years of age, 5’8”-6’0”, 150-170 pounds, dark skin, last seen wearing a red hooded sweatshirt and black pants.
These suspects should be considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information about this crime should contact Detective Ben Johnson at 540-654-5792. Callers are not required to provide their names.