Frederick County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Information about Robbery
28 April 2017 News
April 26 at 5:52am, the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an armed robbery that occurred on Fairfax Pike outside of Stephens City. Two male victims reported that a red/maroon older model dually pickup truck stopped in front of them on Fairfax Pike. A white male got out of the truck and pointed a gun at them. The pickup truck then drove away.
The suspect got into the victim’s Jeep Cherokee and demanded that they drive to a field off Valley Pike. The suspect then took their money and had them drive their vehicle onto the railroad tracks causing the vehicle to become stuck on the railroad tracks. The suspect then exited the vehicle and fled north on the railroad tracks.
The victims had left the casino in Charlestown, West Virginia earlier that day and were traveling to their residence in Charlottesville, Virginia. The suspect is described as a white male in his 30’s with a thin moustache wearing a brownish red shirt and a baseball cap.
Anyone with information is requested to call the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office at 540-662-6162, or Crime Solvers at 540-665-TIPS