FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 22, 2018
Kraig Troxell, Media Relations and Communications Manager, 703-771-5278
Alex Kowalski, Public Information Officer, 703-777-0625
Can You Identify the Suspects in a Robbery in Sterling?
Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public's assistance to help identify the suspects involved in a robbery in the Sterling area.
At 12:05 a.m. today, two male suspects entered the 7-11 store in the 100 Block of Edds Lane. One suspect walked behind the counter next to the employee, displayed a handgun and demanded cash. The second suspect leaned over the counter as the employee opened the register and removed the money. The suspects fled on foot from the store. No injuries were reported during the incident.
The suspect with the handgun is described as a Black male, approximately 20-years of age, 5’8” tall with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a black long sleeve shirt with a white hoodie sweatshirt, dark colored jeans and a blue handkerchief over his face.
The second suspect is described as a Black male, approximately 20-years of age, 5’6” tall with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a black white hoodie sweatshirt and dark colored jeans.
Surveillance stills of the suspects were obtained from the business.
Detectives are asking for public's assistance to help identify the suspects. If you have any information regarding their possible identities, you are asked to contact Detective M. Grimsley at 703-777-1021. You may also submit a tip through the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office app. The Loudoun Sheriff app is available on the iTunes App Store and Google Play.