Armed Robbery Reported Near UVa. Corner


August 15, 2013

Charlottesville police are investigating an armed robbery that happened near the UVa Corner early Thursday morning.

Police say a 21-year-old man was walking on the 300 block of 15th Street NW near Sadler Street around 2 AM.

The man was allegedly approached from behind by two men and forced to the ground. The victim says the suspects had a gun, and took money and personal items.

Police say the suspects ran away toward Wertland Street.

The victim was not hurt.

If you have any information, you're asked to call CrimeStoppers at 977-4000.


The comments sections of Newsplex.com are designed for thoughtful, intelligent conversation and debate. We want to hear from our viewers, but we ask that you follow our rules for commenting. E-mail is required to comment on a story, but it will not be displayed with your comment. For complete rules, CLICK HERE. The Newsplex reserves the right to not post or to remove any comment.
powered by Disqus
The Charlottesville Newsplex 999 2nd Street S.E. Charlottesville, VA 22902 434.242.1919 – Main 434.220.7522 - Newsroom
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 219807801 - newsplex.com/a?a=219807801