(Richmond Police)

Suspects Wanted For Fan Assault

Man Dragged From Car; Hit, Robbed

October 31, 2018 - 3:34 pm

Richmond, Va. (Newsradiowrva.com) -- Richmond Police detectives are looking for two suspects whom allegedly assaulted and robbed a man in the Fan early Sunday morning.

At approximately 2:17 a.m. on Sunday, October 28, officers responded to the 2000 block of West Grace Street for the report of an assault. When police arrived, the victim stated that when he approached the intersection of West Grace and Allison Streets in his vehicle there were individuals in the middle of the roadway.

The victim attempted to drive through the intersection when two males approached the vehicle. Police say one of the suspects took the victim’s cell phone. When the victim attempted to exit the vehicle to retrieve his phone another suspect allegedly struck the victim multiple times.

The suspects fled the scene both on foot and in a bright orange Ford Mustang sedan. 

The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The two suspects are described as black males approximately 25-35 years of age. The first suspect was last seen wearing a white North Face sweatshirt, jeans, white shoes and has a goatee. The second suspect was last seen wearing an orange collared shirt with jeans and Timberland boots.

Detectives ask anyone with any information about the identity of these suspects to call Third Precinct Detective A. Davila at (804) 646-1069 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. The P3 Tips Crime Stoppers app for smartphones may also be used. All Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.