MANASSAS, Va. (WUSA9) -- Manassas City Police are looking for a man who entered a parked car and robbed a mother at knife point while her children were in the car.
According to police, at approximately 10:15 p.m. on Wednesday officers responded to the Giant Food store at 10100 Dumfries Rd.
The victim told them a man entered the vehicle while she and two children were sitting inside of it. She says the man came in through the unlocked driver side, displayed a large pocket knife, and demanded money. She then gave the man her purse and he fled on foot towards PNC Bank.
Police say neither the victim nor the children in the vehicle were harmed.
The man was described as a Black male, approximately 40 years old, clean shaven with a close haircut. He was wearing a black stocking cap with a red stripe around the band, jeans, and an all black wool-style jacket