Armed Robbery at Gas Station in Falls Church

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Officers responded to the report of a robbery in progress at the Exxon gas station at 7519 Leesburg Pike, on Monday, October 12 shortly before 10 a.m. The complainant reported that two men entered the business and removed an undisclosed amount of cash from the register. One of the suspects unsuccessfully attempted to use an electronic control weapon against the victim before both suspects fled. The victim was not injured. The suspects were described as black males in their mid-20s. One was 6 feet to 6 feet 2 inches tall, slim build, wearing a black, hooded sweatshirt with green stripes on the sleeves. The second suspect was 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet tall, muscular build, wearing a black, hooded sweatshirt and a black cap.

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