Police Department News Release
Fairfax County Police Department
Public Information Office
4100 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, Va. 22030
703-246-2253. TTY 703-204-2264. Fax 703-246-4253
November 30, 2007
Armed Robbery at Centreville Gas Station
Police responded to an armed robbery at the Newgate Exxon station at 13825 Lee Highway on Thursday, November 29 around 9 p.m. A 26-year-old Gainesville man was working as a clerk when a man pointed a handgun at him and demanded money. The victim complied and was not injured. The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of money.
The suspect was described as about 25 years old, 5 feet 11 inches tall and weighed approximately 180 pounds. He wore a black ski mask, black coat, black pants and black shoes. He also wore black gloves.
Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477 or Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.