Serial armed robbers strike 7-Elevens in Alexandria

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FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. — Alexandria police are looking for two suspects in connection with a series of armed robberies of stores in November and December of this year.

The two suspects have robbed four 7-Eleven convenience stores in Alexandria, and police say they are connected to several additional robberies in Fairfax County, Prince George’s County and Bladensburg, Md.

The two suspects are described as black males. One is approximately 5’7” tall with a slim build, and the other is approximately 6’ tall with a slim build. During each of the following robberies in Alexandria they wore masks, and brandished a firearm while demanding cash and/or cigarettes from store employees. No one has been injured.

  • Nov. 16, 2016, 11:24 p.m. on 800 Franklin Street
  • Nov. 22, 2016, 9:35 p.m. on 3023 Duke Street
  • Dec. 7, 2016, 12:01 a.m. on 2002 Eisenhower Avenue
  • Dec. 13, 2016, 10:01 p.m. on 30 S. Reynolds Street

The FBI is offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to the identification, arrest, and conviction of these criminals.

Police ask that anyone with information about these incidents or suspects call Detective Christine Deibes at (703)-746-6819.