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WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WUSA9) -- After asking for help to get gas, a man was robbed by an acquaintance and two men in ski masks, according to Prince William County Police.

The robbery happened at an apartment in the 1300 block of Bayside Avenue in Woodbridge, say police. Sometime in the early morning, a 30-year-old man called an acquaintance to help him get gas. When the acquaintance arrived at the man's apartment at approximately 2:45 a.m., however, the acquaintance was armed with a handgun and had two masked men with him. Police say the men forcibly entered the home. One of the masked men had a machete while the other one had a bat.

The men and acquaintance got away with a safe.

The first suspect was described as a Hispanic male, between 28 and 32 years of age, 5'7" tall and 140 pounds with a medium build, medium complexion and short black curly hair. He was last seen wearing a green jacket and blue jeans.

The second suspect was described as a black male, 6'3" tall and 160 pounds with a medium build and dark complexion. He was wearing a black ski mask.

The third suspect also wore a black ski mask. He was also described as a Hispanic male, between 5'3" and 5'5" tall , between 110 and 125 pounds with a light complexion. He was wearing a green and black hat and a white shirt.

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