Richmond jewelry store worker killed in robbery

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – Richmond police are investigating the slaying of a jewelry store worker during a robbery.

Police say in a news release that the incident occurred Monday afternoon at Victoria Jewelers. Officers found the worker dead inside the store from an apparent gunshot wound.

Police say the victim was a man in his late 20s. His name hasn’t been released.

The cause of death will be determined by the medical examiner.

No arrests have been made.

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