February 5, 2007
Police are looking for the suspect that attacked and robbed a couple this morning in an Albemarle County apartment.
The home invasion took place this morning in an apartment complex off of Rio Hills Road. The suspect knocked on the couples door and then entered the apartment.
One person from the apartment was taken to the hospital after being hit in the head and neck repeatedly with an object. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money before leaving.
The suspect is described as a black male, 18-20 years old, 6 feet tall, with a thin build, wearing a brown coat with fur trim around the hood, and wearing a blue bandana across his face with sunglasses.
Police are continue to search for the suspect around the Rio Hills Road apartment complex as well as the Fashion Square Mall. They have also notified the Charlottesville Transit System to be on the look out.
If you have any information you are asked to call crimestoppers at 434-977-4000.