YORKTOWN, Va. - A senior citizen was robbed while mowing his lawn in Yorktown and now two people are facing charges.
It happened on May 28 on the 100 block of Oak Street around 5 p.m.
The two teens are accused of approaching the man wearing black hooded sweatshirts, according to the York-Poquoson Sheriff’s Office.
They said the suspects drove up in a van, pulled out guns and demanded money from the 74-year-old victim.
The victim was able to give a description of the teens and they were found in Newport News, according to law enforcement.
18-year-old Superia Pittman and 19-year-old Kavion Smith were both arrested for robbery, abduction and use of a firearm to commit a felony.
They are expected in front of a judge on June 25.
Both are being held in the Virginia Peninsula Regional Jail, according to the website.