Woman Jumped While Jogging in Fairfax County - NBC4 Washington

Woman Jumped While Jogging in Fairfax County

Jogger assaulted, robbed in park



    Police in Fairfax County are searching for two women who they say attacked and robbed an 18-year-old jogger. News4's Pat Collins reports. (Published Friday, Dec. 7, 2012)

    A woman was assaulted and robbed by two females in a park in Fairfax County Thursday, police said.

    The 18-year-old victim was jogging at Huntley Meadows Park when she was attacked by two people, possibly teenage girls, near the South Kings highway/Telegraph Road entrance about 11:15 a.m., police said. She was knocked to the ground and assaulted. Her attackers took clothing and a cellphone before the victim was able to escape.

    The victim suffered minor injuries.

    She described one attacker as a heavyset Hispanic female age 15-25 standing 5-feet tall and dressed all in black. The other was described as Hispanic or black with medium build, 5-feet-6-inches tall, 15-25 years old and dressed all in black.

    Anyone with information about the case should call police at 703-691-2131 or Crime Solvers at 866-411-TIPS/8477, or submit a tip online at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or by texting “TIP187” plus the tip to CRIMES/274637.