Herndon Men Charged in Assault and Robbery

Two Herndon men have been charged in connection with the assault of two victims, according to the Herndon Police Department.

Marian Jose Acuna Palma, 27, and Hesler Alexis Merida Rivas, 22, were charged with aggravated assault, robbery, and gang participation in connection with the assault of two victims, HPD said.

The incident occurred on Sept. 5 on the 1100 block of Elden Street.

Rivas was also charged with possession of false documents and assault.

Both victims were taken to Reston Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. They are being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center without bond.

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