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Armed robbery reported in downtown Fredericksburg
The latest crime report from the Fredericksburg Police Department includes the following incident:
2200 block Caroline St, 9/25 11:00 pm. A 26-year-old Stafford resident reported that he had just gotten a meal from Hardee’s on Princess Anne Street and was parked in a lot on Caroline Street eating his food when two male subjects approached his vehicle and demanded money.
Both suspects were reportedly armed with handguns and threatened to shoot the victim. The victim handed a quantity of cash to one suspect through the open driver’s side window of the car and then both suspects ran from the scene into the nearby wooded area. The suspects were
described as white males wearing black hoodies and they had masks covering most of their faces.
The investigation is ongoing.