Robbery Video: Gun And Knife Carrying Suspects Steal $37K From Check Cashing Store

ARLINGTON, Va. (CBSDC) — Arlington County Police have released video of two suspects wanted in connection to an armed robbery at a check cashing store.

Police say a woman arrived to open the store, located in the 4700 block of Columbia Pike, around 9 a.m. on July 25 when two armed robbers approached her from behind. One of the suspects pulled a gun on the woman while the other brandished a knife.

The video shows one suspect forcing the woman at knife-point through the store and to a pair of safes located in the rear. The gunman followed behind.

The woman complied in their demands and the robbers fled the store with roughly $37,600 in cash.

Police describe the suspects as Hispanic males between 5 feet 8 inches and 5 feet 10 inches tall with medium builds.

Authorities ask anyone with information on the identities of these individuals to contact Detective Robert Wright at 703.228.4197 or

Anonymous tips may be submitted by calling Arlington County Crime Solvers at 866.411.TIPS (8477).


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