Jan. 28, 2019
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Police have obtained warrants for a man who robbed a woman of her vehicle in the 9100 block of Midlothian Turnpike on Saturday, Jan. 19. No one was injured in the incident.
Police said the adult female victim was helping the male suspect at a business office in the 9100 block of Midlothian Turnpike just after 2 p.m. on Jan. 19. The suspect grabbed the victim; while displaying a handgun, he bound her wrists and ankles and covered her mouth. The suspect left the victim at the business, but stole her 2018 Nissan Versa.
On Jan. 26, deputies with the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office in Flagler County, Fla., located the stolen vehicle and attempted a traffic stop. The vehicle stopped, but the driver, identified as Michael E. Moore, 46, did not immediately exit the vehicle. Ultimately Moore, of the 4900 block of Packard Road in Henrico, surrendered and was taken into custody.
Chesterfield police have obtained the following warrants for Moore in relation to the Jan. 19 incident: robbery, abduction, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and grand larceny.
Moore is in custody in Florida awaiting extradition proceedings. The warrants will be served upon his return to Virginia.
Police continue their investigation into the Jan. 19 incident. Anyone with information should contact the Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660 or through the P3 app.
Photo: Photo of Michael E. Moore, courtesy of the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office.