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Alexandria Man & Sterling Teenager Charged in Connection with December 31st Robbery of Fairfield Inn | Crime

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Alexandria Man & Sterling Teenager Charged in Connection with December 31st Robbery of Fairfield Inn
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From Loudoun Sheriff:

Loudoun County, VA- An Alexandria, Virginia man and a teenager from Sterling, Virginia have been charged in connection with the December 31, 2011 armed robbery of the Fairfield Inn and Suites located in the 23000 block of Indian Creek Drive in Dulles, Virginia. 
 
Cesar A. Pisconte, Jr., 21, was charged January 10, 2012 by Loudoun County Sheriff’s Investigators with robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and participating in a criminal act to benefit a gang. The teenager, a 15-year-old, was apprehended on Friday and charged as a juvenile with robbery, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and participating in a criminal act to benefit a gang. The name of the teenager cannot be released due to the fact that he is a juvenile.  
 
Pisconte has also been charged with an assault that occurred on January 7, 2012 at a McDonald’s in the 20800 block of Pidgeon Hill Drive in Sterling, Virginia. Around 4:30 a.m. Pisconte threw a glass bottle at an employee in the drive thru of the fast food restaurant. The employee received minor injuries during the incident but declined medical treatment. For the assault, Pisconte has been charged with assault, participating in a criminal act to benefit a gang and throwing a missile at an occupied dwelling.  
 
During the December 2011 robbery, the two suspects entered the lobby of the hotel around 2 a.m.; one of the suspects brandished a firearm and demanded cash from a hotel employee.    
 
Pisconte remains held without bond at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center. The teenager remains held at the Loudoun County Juvenile Detention Center.   
 
The investigation involved the execution of multiple search warrants in Loudoun and Fairfax Counties, and involved the coordination of members of the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Gang Unit, the Loudoun Sheriff’s Emergency Response Team (S.E.R.T.- Loudoun Sheriff’s Special Operations Division), and personnel from the Northern Virginia Gang Task Force.

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