Fairfax County Crime Solvers is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the man responsible for robbing the employees of a 7-Eleven store, located at 1931 Old Gallows Road, in the Vienna area. Around 4:45 a.m. on Friday, February 6, the man entered the store and approached an employee at the register. The suspect brandished a handgun and demanded cash. The victim complied and the suspect fled the store.
The suspect was described as black, about 6 feet 2 inches tall and more than 200 pounds. He had a light complexion, a goatee and sunglasses. He was wearing a dark-colored, hooded sweatshirt, faded blue jeans and black gloves. Detectives have obtained surveillance photos of the suspect and are hopeful someone will recognize him.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers. Tipsters may submit a tip electronically by visiting www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637)** or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477).
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