FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 29, 2019
Loudoun County, VA – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released composite sketches of two suspects in the August 24 armed robbery of a bicyclist on the Washington and Old Dominion Trail near Williamsburg Road in Sterling.
Both suspects were described as Hispanic males. The first suspect was described as approximately 19-years-old, with a medium complexion, shaved head, and was approximately 5’5”, with a thin build. He was wearing dark-colored jean shorts, a white shirt, and a white hat. The second suspect was also described as approximately 19-years-old, with a dark complexion, and was approximately 5’7” tall, with a heavy build. He was wearing blue jeans and a black shirt with red horizontal stripes at the time of the incident.
The victim reported she was riding her bicycle on the W&OD Trail at approximately 1 p.m. Saturday when she was approached by two male suspects. One suspect brandished a firearm and demanded the rider hand over her belongings. The victim’s personal belongings and a bicycle were stolen. The suspects fled the area towards Herndon. The incident was later reported to law enforcement. The victim reported minor injuries from the incident.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Detective C. Pickrell of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division at 703-777-1021. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are asked to call Loudoun Crime Solvers at 703-777-1919 or submit a tip through the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office app. The Loudoun Sheriff app is available on the Apple App Store and Google Play.