A man walking to work was robbed early Monday morning by two men with handguns, according to Fairfax County Police.
The robbery happened in the 2100 block of Belle View Boulevard around 6 a.m. when the victim was approached by the two assailants, who each drew their weapons. The robbers were able to take money and property from the victim before fleeing to a nearby vehicle, a police spokesman said.
Police responded with the Fairfax1 helicopter and K9 units, but were unable to locate the suspects.
The incident was the first armed robbery in the past six months in the 22207 area code, according to police data on crimereports.com.
Other incidents reported in the Mount Vernon police district from Monday:
Larceny: 1600 block of Belle View Boulevard, merchandise from business
Larceny: 7400 block of Convair Drive, purse from vehicle
Larceny: 7100 block of Mason Grove Court, purse from vehicle
Larceny: 6800 block of Richmond Highway, laptop computer from office
Larceny: 7700 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business
Larceny: 8200 block of Richmond Highway, beer from business
Larceny: 8300 block of Richmond Highway, cash from business