Man robbed at gunpoint


A 48-year-old man, of no fixed address, was robbed at gunpoint on Saturday, July 28, at around 3:45 p.m. as he was leaving the 7-Eleven store near Russell Road and Richmond Highway.

According to Fairfax County police, several men approached the victim in the parking lot. One of the men, armed with a handgun, demanded money. The victim initially refused and the suspect hit him on the head with the gun. The victim then complied and the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money. The victim was transported to Inova Mount Vernon Hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

The suspects were all described as black and in their 20s. The armed suspect was about 6- feet tall and weighed approximately 170 pounds. He wore a black T-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477 or Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.