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Four Suspects Wanted for Abducting, Sexually Assaulting 16-Year-Old Girl

Charles County, Maryland, authorities are searching for four men who forced a teenage girl inside an SUV, held her at gunpoint and sexually assaulted her.

The 16-year-old girl was walking on Melrose Court in Waldorf about 1 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 17, when she noticed a dark-colored vehicle pass by her several times. The driver stopped and a man got out of the vehicle ans started talking to her. Another man then got out and the two suspects dragged the girl to the vehicle and forced her inside, the Charles County Sheriff’s Office said.

Two more suspects were inside the vehicle. The armed men then sexually assaulted the girl, police said. About 3 a.m., they pushed her out of the vehicle and took off.

The girl told police she started walking to a convenience store for help and an elderly man helped her and drove her back to where

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Suspect wanted in armed robbery of Hopewell convenience store

HOPEWELL, Va. — Police are asking for the public’s help to identify a suspect accused of robbing a Hopewell convenience store Wednesday night.

At approximately 9:11p.m., officers responded to the “Corner Store” located in the 2200 Block of Atlantic Street for an armed robbery.

“The preliminary investigation revealed that the lone offender entered the business, brandished a handgun and demanded money from the clerk. After receiving an undisclosed amount of currency, the offender then fled the business on foot,” said a police spokesperson.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Images of the suspect were captured by a security camera inside the store.

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The suspect is described as a back male with a light complexion, 18-24 years old, 5’7”-5’11” tall, 150-160 pounds, with

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19 armed robberies linked in Northern Virginia

Three armed robberies Wednesday night in Northern Virginia have been added to a long list of similar heists in the last five weeks, according to Fairfax County police.

A total of 19 cases in Fairfax and Loudoun counties and the town of Herndon are likely linked, police officials said in a news release Thursday.

Local agencies and the FBI’s Violent Crimes Task Force are working to identify suspects and released surveillance images in a call for the public’s assistance.

The suspects appear to be men between 5-feet-4 and six feet tall. In one case, a gas station robbery in Centreville on Feb. 10, the suspect was armed with a rifle.


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19 armed robberies linked in Northern Virginia | Crime & Police …

Three armed robberies Wednesday night in Northern Virginia have been added to a long list of similar heists in the last five weeks, according to Fairfax County police.

A total of 19 cases in Fairfax and Loudoun counties and the town of Herndon are likely linked, police officials said in a news release Thursday.

Local agencies and the FBI’s Violent Crimes Task Force are working to identify suspects and released surveillance images in a call for the public’s assistance.

The suspects appear to be men between 5-feet-4 and six feet tall. In one case, a gas station robbery in Centreville on Feb. 10, the suspect was armed with a rifle.


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Read more at: http://www.insidenova.com/news/crime_police/armed-robberies-linked-in-northern-virginia/article_f17880fc-180c-11e8-972f-bb3204c55fa9.html

Suspect sought in Hopewell convenience store armed robbery

HOPEWELL, Va. (WRIC) — Hopewell Police are asking for the public’s help identifying the suspect who robbed a local convenience store at gunpoint.

The incident occurred at around 9:10 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21. According to police, the suspect walked into the Corner Store business located in the 2200 block of Atlantic Street, brandished a firearm and demanded money. The suspect fled on foot after receiving an undisclosed amount of cash.

There were no reported injuries.

The suspect is described as a 5-foot-7 to 5-foot-11 black male with a slender build and prescription-style glasses, between the ages of 18-24 and roughly 150-160 pounds. He was last seen wearing dark-colored jeans, a black hooded zip-up style jacket, black sneakers. He was also in possession of a dark-colored handgun.

The Hopewell Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Unit continues to investigate this matter and is requesting that any person(s) who may have witnessed the incident, were traveling in and around

Read more at: http://wric.com/2018/02/22/suspect-sought-in-hopewell-convenience-store-armed-robbery/

Wanted suspect sought in Amelia County

AMELIA COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — The Amelia County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help locating James Ray Evans Jr., who is wanted on a felony capias for a probation violation.

Evans is believed to be residing in Amelia County. He is described as a 6-foot-2, 175-pound white male with brown hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Amelia County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 561-2118 or Amelia County Crime Solvers at 561-5200.

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