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Posted on: November 24, 2010

[ARCHIVED] 11-24-10 ATTEMPT ARMED ROBBERY

On 11-23-10 at approximately 6:00pm, two black males wearing black hoodies and ski mask entered Peoples Grocery, 429 Kemper Road. One of the suspects produced a semi-automatic handgun and demanded the money. The clerk grabbed the suspect by the arm and a scuffle began. The unarmed suspect struck the clerk in the back of the neck with an unknown object. Both suspects then fled the business without taking any money. As a result of the investigation, warrants have been issued for 29 year old Raheem Fuquan Coles of Danville. The clerk did not require medical treatment.

Attempt Armed Robbery S.C. 18.2-26/S.C 18.2-58
Use Firearm while attempting to rob S.C.18.2-53.1
Wearing Mask S.C.18.2-422

Raheem Fuquan Coles
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