Police Search for Attempted Strong-Arm Robbery Suspect

At 12:25 p.m. Blacksburg Police Officers responded to the Perry Street parking garage on the Virginia Tech campus to investigate an attempted strong-arm robbery. The crime occurred on Prices Fork Road near University City Boulevard in the Town of Blacksburg.

Police believe the suspect, Evan L. Stump of Radford, attempted to steal money from the victim he was acquainted with and a physical altercation ensued. The suspect then fled on foot. The victim was not injured.