The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has released composite sketches of two suspects in the Aug. 24 armed robbery of a bicyclist on the W&OD Trail near Williamsburg Road in Sterling.
Both suspects were described as Hispanic males. The first suspect was described as approximately 19-years-old, with a medium complexion, shaved head, and was approximately 5-feet, 5-inches tall, with a thin build. He was wearing dark-colored jean shorts, a white shirt, and a white hat. The second suspect was also described as approximately 19-years-old, with a dark complexion, and was approximately 5-feet, 7-inches tall, with a heavy build. He was wearing blue jeans and a black shirt with red horizontal stripes at the time of the incident.
The victim reported she was riding her bicycle on the Trail at approximately 1 p.m. Saturday when she was approached by two male suspects. One brandished a firearm and demanded she hand over her belongings. They also took her bicycle. The suspects fled the area toward Herndon. The victim reported minor injuries from the incident.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Detective C. Pickrell at 703-777-1021. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are asked to call Loudoun Crime Solvers at 703-777-1919 or submit a tip through the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office app.