Armed Robbery in Alexandria
Fairfax County Police Department
Public Information Office
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News Release: 13/194/0197/drg(6)
July 15, 2013
Red Hot & Blue Robbed in Alexandria
Franconia Police District – Police are investigating the report of an armed robbery that occurred at the Red Hot & Blue restaurant located at 6482 Landsdowne Center shortly before 11 p.m. on Saturday, July 13.
Two males reportedly approached a 33-year-old, female employee in the back office shortly after the business closed, displayed a handgun and demanded money. The employee handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and was not injured. The suspects fled on foot, through the kitchen area.
The suspects were both described as black, in their 20s, wearing dark clothing, with most of their faces covered.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.