I've been reading articles like this for months now, and it just occurred to me that y'all might be interested in this as well. So, to kick off what will undoubtedly be an endless series of fun, I present to you the first edition of Gerry Connolly's Fairfax County:
A 27-year-old Springfield resident was robbed as he walked in the early morning from a taxi to the door of his apartment in the 7200 block of Commerce Street, according to Fairfax County Police.Gerry Connolly's Springfield.
The incident occurred at about 2:15 a.m. on Sunday, Dec. 9. The victim was approached by three men and knocked to the ground.
While one man displayed a handgun and another a knife, the victim gave the suspects an undisclosed amount of money and the trio fled in a red sedan traveling south on Commerce Street toward Old Keene Mill Road. The victim was not hurt.
The suspect with the gun was described as black and in his 20s, wearing a black jacket a baggy shirt and a hat.
The second and third suspects were described as Hispanic and in their 20s and both wore white jackets.