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Jacob Gilbertson, Benjamin Yeannakis Arrested In Va. Armed Robbery

2:49 PM, Jun 18, 2013   |    comments
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FAIRFAX, Va. (WUSA9) -- Two suspects have been arrested in an armed robbery that took place on Monday, police say. 

Mount Vernon Police said the 20-year-old victim was riding his bike at Main Street and Gregory Drive when a sedan pulled up next to him, the driver exited and demanded money with a gun. 

Another suspect was in the passenger side of the sedan looking at the incident take place, police said. 

Police said the victim gave up the cash he had and the suspects fled in the vehicle. 

"Responding police officers spotted the suspect vehicle, stopped it and took both suspects into custody," police said in a press release.

Jacob Gilbertson, 23, and Benjamin Yeannakis, 23, are both charged with robbery and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

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