Police say a 44-year-old woman was robbed leaving a coffee shop in the Old Centreville Crossing Shopping Center on Braddock Road in Fairfax County.
According to officials, the victim said she entered her car around 4:30 p.m. Thursday when she noticed a man standing by the passenger side outside of her car. Police say he took out a gun and demanded she open the door and give him her purse.
The suspect got away with her valuables then ran from the scene.
He is described as a white man in his 20s with a reddish, scruffy beard, standing 5'11" tall. At the time, he was wearing a black shirt and gray sweatpants.
If you have any information on this incident, contact police at 1-866-411-TIPS or text "TIP187" with a message to CRIMES.