Danville police investigate after man robbed on the street

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DANVILLE (WSLS 10) - Danville police are searching for a man who they say robbed another person Monday night.

Officers said they responded to the call of a robbery in the 1300 block of Washington Street at 9:30 p.m. Monday, August 10.

A Danville City resident told police a black male; approximately 6'1" with "dreads" approached him. The suspect was holding an object and demanded for the victim to give him his money.

The suspect took an undetermined amount of cash from the victim before leaving the area in an unknown direction of travel.

No one was hurt during this incident. The investigation remains ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact Danville Crime Stoppers at (434) 793-0000, or via their crime tips line on your computer at crimetips@danvilleva.gov.