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Purse Snatched Outside Potomac Mills Mall

WOODBRIDGE, Va. — A woman was robbed at Potomac Mills mall outside a JCPenney store.

Prince William police provided the following information and a photo taken from a surveillance camera:

Strong Armed Robbery – On April 15th at 9:30PM, officers responded to the 2700 block of Potomac Mills Cir in Woodbridge (22192) to investigate a robbery. The victim, a 39 year old woman of Fairfax, reported to police that she was walking to her vehicle in a parking lot just outside the JC Penny’s when she was approached from behind by two unknown men. The men grabbed the victim’s purse and immediately fled on foot. No injuries were reported. A police K-9 was used to search for the suspects.

Suspect Descriptions:

2 black males, both between 16 & 20 years of age, 5’10”, 145lbs with thin builds

1st suspect was last seen wearing a hooded red jacket with a white zipper, tan colored pants, and black & white shoes

2ns suspect was last seen wearing a hooded black jacket with white stripes down the arms, dark colored pants, and dark colored shoes


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