Note: Not actual suspect vehicle but a stock photo of a similar looking vehicle

Note: Not actual suspect vehicle but a stock photo of a similar looking vehicle

The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate the February 29, 2016, armed robbery of a taxi cab driver in the Ashburn, Va. area.

Around 9:50 p.m., a taxi cab driver was traveling in the area of the StoneRidge Apartments when the driver of another vehicle ran a stop sign, forcing the taxi driver to stop to avoid a crash.

The suspect exited his vehicle in the intersection of Broad Vista Terrace and Cornerstone Square and a verbal altercation ensued.  The victim then pulled out his cell phone to take photos of the suspect.  A physical altercation then ensued and the suspect brandished a firearm and took the victim’s money and cell phone.

The suspect fled the area driving south on Broad Vista Terrace.

The suspect was described as:

  • black male
  • ~6′ tall
  • 220 pounds
  • athletic build
  • short black hair
  • wearing a black t-shirt.

The suspect vehicle was described as being burgundy in color and possibly a newer model Lincoln or Chrysler sedan.

Loudoun Sheriff’s Detectives have released a stock photo of a vehicle that is similar to the description of the suspect vehicle.

Anyone with any information regarding this case is asked to contact

Detective C. Cunningham at 703-777-0475.

Callers wishing to remain anonymous are asked to call Loudoun Crime Solvers at 703-777-1919.

If the information leads to an arrest and indictment, the caller could be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000.

Stoneridge Apartments - Ashburn, VA

Stoneridge Apartments – Ashburn, VA