Police seek suspects in Prince William Exxon robbery.
PRINCE WILLIAM CO., VA – Prince William County police are seeking the public’s help in identifying two suspects involved an armed robbery at an Exxon. According to officials, the incident occurred on Wednesday at the Exxon Service Station in Dumfries.
Police responded to the Exxon at approximately 2:50 a.m. to investigate a robbery. An employee reported to police that he was approached by two unknown men while he was outside the store. Police say that during the encounter one of the men revealed a handgun and then forced him back into the store, demanding money. One of the suspects hit another 37-year-old employee on the head with a handgun. The suspect then fired two rounds into a nearby wall.
According to police, the suspects took an undisclosed amount of money before fleeing the area in an unknown vehicle.
The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. No other injuries or property damage were reported.
The first suspect was last seen wearing: a white shirt covering their face, a pink shirt, a black arm sleeve on right arm, blue jeans and white gloves. The second suspect was last seen wearing: a white shirt covering their face, a black North Face puffy jacket with a hood, blue jeans and white gloves.
If you have any information about this crime, please contact Prince William County Crime Solvers. It’s completely anonymous and you may earn up to a $1,000 cash reward if your information leads to an arrest. You can call us at 1-866-411-TIPS, text “PWC” plus your tip to 274637, submit your tip on the web, or use an app for Android or iPhone.