Welcome to LoudounTimes.com
Loudoun Times-Mirror

LCSO seeks witness after stolen vehicle recovered in Leesburg

Detectives from the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office are seeking potential witnesses after a vehicle stolen during a reported carjacking in Sterling earlier this weekend was located engulfed in flames in Leesburg this morning.

Around 2 a.m., Loudoun County Fire and Rescue personnel and the Town of Leesburg Police Department responded to the area of Forbes Court Northeast and Heritage Way Northeast for a vehicle fire. The investigation determined that the vehicle was a 2016 Toyota Highlander, reported stolen by two suspects Nov. 8 during an armed carjacking on Paddington Station Terrace in Sterling.

The suspects in that case were described as white males, possibly with tan/medium skin complexions and in their 20s or early 30s. One suspect was wearing a dark beanie, jacket and pants. The second was wearing a dark jacket and tan pants.

The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is working with the Loudoun County Fire Marshal's Office to determine the circumstances surrounding the vehicle fire, according to authorities.

Anyone with information on the case is asked to contact Det. M. Grimsley of the LCSO at 703-777-0445. You may also submit a tip through the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office app. The Loudoun Sheriff app is available on the iTunes App Store and Google Play.


Be the first to post a comment!

Post a comment

Commenting is not available in this channel entry.

Comments express only the views of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of this website or any associated person or entity. Any user who believes a message is objectionable can contact us at ltmeditor@loudountimes.com.

More News

The Loudoun Times-Mirror

is an interactive, digital replica
of the printed newspaper.
Click here for all e-editions.