Teenage jogger robbed, assaulted in Fairfax Co. park

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Local,Virginia,Crime,Naomi Jagoda,Fairfax Co.

An 18-year-old woman jogging in Huntley Meadows Park was assaulted and robbed by two females Thursday morning, police said.

The victim was jogging near the South Kings Highway/Telegraph Road entrance to the park at about 11:15 a.m. when the assailants knocked her to the ground, assaulted her and stole clothing and a cell phone, according to Fairfax County police.

One of the attackers was described as a heavy-set Hispanic female, 15 to 25 years old and 5 feet tall. The other attacker was described as a Hispanic or black female, 15 to 25 years old, 5 feet 6 inches tall, with a medium build. Both of the robbers were wearing all black.

Anyone with information can contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), by e-mail at fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or by texting "TIP187" plus your message to 274637. People can also call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

njagoda@washingtonexaminer.com

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