MOUNT VERNON, Va. (WUSA) -- An 18-year-old woman was assaulted and robbed by two women on Thursday morning in Huntley Meadows Park, say Fairfax County police.
Police say the woman, who is a college student, was jogging near the South Kings Highway/Telegraph Road entrance at approximately 11:14 a.m.w hen two women knocked her to the ground. They then assaulted her before taking her jacket and her cell phone.
According to police, the woman was able to flee from the attackers. She suffered minor injuries.
The first suspect is described as a 15 to 25 year old Hispanic woman, 5 feet tall and heavy set. She was wearing all black.
The second suspect was described as 15 to 25 years old, Hispanic or Black, 5 feet 6 inches tall with a medium build. She was also wearing all black.
If you have any information on this attack, please call Crimes Solvers at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131. You can also text information beginning with TIP187 to CRIMES (274637).