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Attempted robbery in Danville

Published On: Dec 28 2013 11:46:20 AM EST
Armed robbery

MGN Online

Friday night at approximately 7:00 p.m., Danville Police responded to a call of an attempted robbery in the 800 block of Green Street.

Two Danville residents advised they were outside of their residence when they were approached by a young thin black male wearing a heavy coat pointing a silver handgun at them.

The suspect demanded their money.  The victims refused and the suspect fled the scene on foot, heading west on Green Street.

The victims were not able to provide any additional detailed information on the suspect.  They were not hurt.  The suspect did not take any of the victims' money or property.  

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Danville Crimestoppers at (434) 793-0000.  Citizens who contact Crimestoppers by telephone may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000.00.