Mount Vernon Police District – Detectives from the Major Crimes Division are investigating a bank robbery that occurred at 7901 Richmond Highway on Tuesday, August 9 at around 2:19 p.m. A man entered the bank, displayed a handgun and demanded money. He left with an undisclosed amount of cash and there were no injuries. The suspect was described as black, 35 to 40 years old, 180 to 190 pounds, wearing a blue hat, a light colored polo-style shirt and dark blue pants.
If you recognize him, or if you have any information about the suspect, please contact Detective F.K. Chambers at (703) 246-7800.
You may also contact Crime Solvers of Fairfax County by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), via web-based email at http://www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or, text “TIP187” plus your message* to CRIMES (274637). Tipsters who provide their information through Crime Solvers are eligible for a cash reward of $100 to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest. Tipsters remain anonymous and never have to give their names or appear in court.
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