Police: Delivery Man Assaulted Saturday

Fairfax County Police A man delivering food in the 2500 block of John Eppes Road in unincorporated Herndon was assaulted by three men on Saturday, Fairfax County Police said.

The victim had delivered some food about 9:25 p.m. and was sitting in his car when the first suspect approached him, officers from the FCPD’s Reston District Station said.

The first suspect implied he had a gun and demanded money. The victim resisted and two more suspects approached and assaulted the victim. The victim continued resisting and all three suspects fled on foot. The victim did not require rescue, police said.

The first suspect was described as a black male, 24-27 years old, about 5 feet 9 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall with bald head. The second suspect was described as a black male, 20-24, about 5 feet 11 inches to 6 feet tall with black hair. The third suspect was described as a black male.

In other crime news for the week ending June 17:


9400 block of Myra Drive, June 13. A resident reported someone entered the residence and took property.

10000 block of Leesburg Pike, June 11. A resident reported someone entered the residence and took property.


2400 block of Masons Ferry Drive, Ford Mustang


2600 block of Fox Mill Road, tools from vehicle

2500 block of John Milton Drive, liquor from business

2400 block of Centreville Road, cell phone from business

11300 block of Links Drive, bicycles from business

11800 block of Spectrum Center, purse from business

130 block of Yarnick Road, wallet from residence

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