Armed Robbers Hit Man Shoveling Out Car on N. Shore

Fairfax County Police A man was shoveling snow off his car in Reston when he was held up at gunpoint early on Friday, Fairfax County Police said.

The victim was shoveling out his car in the 11600 block of North Shore Road near the intersection of Clubhouse Road about 2:15 a.m. when he was approached by two men, he told police.

The first suspect grabbed the victim and demanded property, but the victim resisted and a struggle occurred. During the struggle, the second suspect displayed a handgun, which allowed the first suspect to take property and cash, police said.

The suspects fled the scene in a two-door Toyota sedan. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.

The first suspect was described as black, 18-to-26 years of age, black jeans, about 5-feet-5 to 5-feet-6 inches tall, thin build and wearing a black hooded sweatshirt. The second suspect was described as a light to medium skin black male, 18-to-26 years of age, dark colored jeans, about 5-feet-4 or 5-feet-5 inches tall, medium build and wearing a leather jacket and white mask with eye holes.

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