Students Robbed Inside Fairfax Townhome

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News Release:12/067/0004/LHC(7)
March 7, 2012

Students Robbed Inside Fairfax Townhouse

            West Springfield Police District – Police responded to a burglary of an occupied dwelling around 11 p.m. Tuesday, March 6 in the 4800 block of Carriage Park Road. Five GMU students were studying, playing video games and chatting when they saw two men with guns yelling at them and demanding their money and valuables.

            The suspects ran throughout the home; the victims complied with demands and no one was injured. The thieves stole electronics and other items.

            Police were called and arrived within minutes of the report. A K9 and the FCPD helicopter responded to the area as well but no apprehensions were made.

            The suspects are described as black, around 20 years old and 6 feet tall. Both wore masks and dark clothing.

            Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.


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