Loudoun County, VA (January 6, 2023) – The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating a robbery and auto theft that occurred in the late evening of January 5, 2023, in Ashburn.
At approximately 7:12 p.m. on January 5, 2023, deputies responded to the Ashburn Cigars and Vapes store in the 44000 block of Ashburn Shopping Plaza for a reported robbery. The preliminary investigation revealed that two individuals entered the store, threatened the clerk, and stole items before leaving. The individuals fled in a stolen black Honda CRV driven by a third subject.
Shortly after the first robbery, the individuals stole a second vehicle, which was left running by the owner in front of a convenience store in Sterling.
Later that evening, Deputies located both stolen cars in the area of Gramercy Park Drive and Central Station Drive and arrested a juvenile male. Two other males fled on foot.
Anyone with any information regarding this case is asked to contact Detective T. Rodriguez with the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office at 703-777-1021. You may also submit a tip through the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office app. The Loudoun Sheriff app is available on the iTunes App Store and Google Play.