Richmond Police detectives need the public’s help to identify the suspect in the photo wanted in connection to a commercial breaking and entering in the city’s Northside.
Around 7:45 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 4, police were called to Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen at 2709 Chamberlayne Avenue for a report of a burglary. Police were told the restaurant’s alarm was activated at approximately 5:35 a.m. however the remote view of the camera system did not show any suspects. A few hours later when staff arrived, the front door was found unlocked.
After police responded, it was found the drive-thru window was also open and two registers had been forcibly opened. However, no money was taken. The business only suffered property damage.
The suspect is described as a black male with a medium complexion and a dark goatee. He was last seen wearing a dark-colored glasses, a dark-colored baseball cap, light-colored cargo shorts, white sneakers and light-colored gloves.
Detectives ask anyone with any information about this man’s identity to call Fourth Precinct Detective Michael DiSalvo at (804) 646-3184 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.