Police are investigating a series of commercial robberies that occurred between Monday, Aug. 27, and Thursday, Sept. 3, at 7-Eleven stores in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County.
In each of the robberies, at least two men entered the 7-Eleven stores, displayed handguns and demanded money from the employees. The suspects took cash and fled. None of the victims required medical attention. The suspects were seen departing in a dark-colored four-door sedan following one robbery.
The dates, times and locations of the robberies:
- Aug. 27, – around 2:50 a.m. at 2405 Fairhaven Avenue
- Aug. 31, – around 1:05 a.m. at 3100 Lockheed Boulevard
- Sept. 3, – around 8:40 a.m. at 6138 North Kings Highway
Fairfax County detectives are coordinating with detectives from other jurisdictions and the FBI regarding similar cases in the region.
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