Fairfax Co 7-Eleven robbery prompts police chase into DC

FAIRFAX COUNTY, Va. (WUSA9) -- A Fairfax County 7-Eleven robbery prompted a police chase into D.C. early Monday morning, police said. 

Officers responded to a robbery at a 7-Eleven located at Lukens Lane around 3:18 a.m., according to Fairfax County police. 

At least two armed suspects made employees go into a back room while they robbed the convenience store. According to authorities nobody was injured in the robbery. 

The suspects drove off in a black vehicle with MD tags and a Fairfax County cruiser followed them. The officer initiated a traffic stop, however the suspect sped off. 

A chase started and continued across the Woodrow Wilson Bridge into D.C. where police lost track off the car. 

Police recovered the unoccupied car in Northeast, D.C. 




To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment