Teen Robbed Inside Home at Gunpoint for Shoes
A 15-year-old boy told police a friend came to his house to borrow his shoes. That friend wound up putting a gun in the boys face and robbing him.
More in an unedited press release:
Armed Robbery – On February 11th at 8:07PM, officers responded to a residence located in the 16400 block of Steerage Cl in Woodbridge (22191) to investigate a robbery. The victim, a 15 year old male juvenile of Woodbridge, reported to police that the accused, a known acquaintance, came to his home to borrow his shoes. The victim refused and a struggle ensued. During the encounter, the accused displayed a handgun and demanded the victim’s iPhone. At one point, the accused struck the victim over the head, causing him to lose consciousness. After the assault, the accused fled the home with a small speaker belonging to the victim. Officers were able to identify the accused and locate him at his residence. Following the investigation, the accused, a juvenile, was arrested without incident.
Arrested on February 11th: [Juvenile]
A 15 year old male juvenile of Woodbridge
Charged with robbery and use of a firearm in commission of a felony
Court date: unavailable | Status: held at the Juvenile Detention Center