Man Robbed at Knifepoint in Falls Church

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News Release:13/120/0279/drg(4)
May 9, 2013

Man Robbed at Knifepoint in Falls Church

                Mason Police District – Police were called to the report of a robbery on Williams Lane near Columbia Pike on Tuesday, April 30 at around 9:30 p.m.

                A 43-year-old Falls Church man was walking alone when he was approached by three men, one of whom displayed a knife and demanded money. The victim handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and the suspects fled toward Center Lane.

                All three suspects were described as Hispanic males. The suspect with the knife was 25-30 years old. He was approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall with an average build. His head was shaved and he had a small goatee. He was wearing a white T-shirt with black sleeves.

                The second suspect was also 25-30 years old. He was about 5 feet 9 inches tall with a skinny build. He was wearing a bandana on his head and dark clothing.

                There was no further description of the third suspect.

                A police helicopter and K9 responded to check the area.     

                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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