Help Us Identify a Robbery Suspect

Detectives from the Major Crimes Division are investigating a commercial robbery that occurred in the 7-11 convenience store located at 6138 North Kings Highway, on April 29, 2016.  At around 6:13 a.m., a man entered the store, brandished what appeared to be a handgun, and demanded money. The suspect drove off in a 4-door red vehicle. The suspect was described as black, approximately 25 years old, 5 feet 9 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall, and of skinny build.  He was wearing a dark colored jacket, jeans, and had a long dreadlock style haircut.

If you recognize him, or if you have any information about this crime, please contact Detective F.K. Chambers at (703) 246-7800.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers electronically by visiting or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637)** or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

Prior Blotter Release:

ATTEMPTED COMMERCIAL ROBBERY: 6100 block of North Kings Hwy, 04/29/16, 6:13 a.m. A man entered a convenience store, approached an employee, and implied a weapon. He demanded money then fled empty handed. The suspect was described as black, approximately five feet eleven inches tall, with a slim build. He was wearing a dark-colored jacket.

Categories: Mount Vernon Police District, Robbery, robbery attempt, Weapon

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