Two 18-year-old Reston men were arrested in connection with a gas station robbery in Sterling.
Meanwhile closer to home, a 38-year-old man was jumped as he walked on one of South Reston's picturesque paths and liberated of his excess cash.
A 38-year-old man was robbed by a group of four men while walking in the 2200 block of Colts Neck Road on May 16. The man was walking through a tunnel at about 12:45 p.m. and as he exited the four men grabbed him.No word on whether he was drunk or knew his assailants.
One of them punched him and demanded money. The other subjects held the man, took and undisclosed amount of cash from him and the men fled. The man was taken to Reston Hospital Center with non life-threatening injuries.
The suspects were described as black and between 18 to 21 years old. One was about 6 feet tall and the others were abut 5 feet 10 inches tall. They were described as muscular, with brown eyes and short, black, curly hair. One wore a black T-shirt and jeans, another wore a white T-shirt and jeans, another wore a gray hooded-sweatshirt and the last was wearing a black hood. Call police at 703-691-2131 or Crime Solvers anonymously at 1-866-411-8477.