The Daily Blotter December 16, 2015

This report is published every weekday, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence.

The report contains selected crimes, including animal-related incidents and property crimes. The information is organized by police district station.  Addresses shown indicate blocks and not specific locations. This report is not a comprehensive list of every police event in Fairfax County in the stated time frame.

Note: Information contained in the Daily Blotter is generally based on initial reports made to the police department. Follow-up investigations may reveal different or additional information.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

NATIONAL CHOCOLATE COVERED ANYTHING DAY

CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY

Date Covered: 12/15/15

Total Calls for Service: 1,281

Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 30

Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 13

Total Crash Calls for Service: 143

SULLY DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

5900 block of Trinity Parkway, purse from vehicle

6000 block of Union Springs Court, credit cards from vehicle

MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION

Larceny / Fraud in Mount Vernon

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Multiple Larcenies / Fraud in Franconia and Mount Vernon Area

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LARCENIES:

3800 block of Westgate Drive, license plates from vehicle

MCLEAN DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

1900 block of Chain Bridge Road, merchandise from business

8800 block of Olson Court, phone from residence

STOLEN VEHICLES:

2700 block of Hartland Road, 2015 Dodge Dart

2600 block of Park Tower Drive, 2012 Ford Mustang

MASON DISTRICT STATION

Crime Solvers Seeks Suspect in Stolen Auto Case

ATTEMPTED BURGLARY: 6500 block of Gretna Green Way. 12/15/15, 8:28 a.m. A resident reported hearing a loud bang toward the rear of the house. Two men were seen running from the back deck. Officers responded and found that someone had thrown a rock through a rear window of the home and attempted to gain entry. Two suspects were located nearby and after a thorough investigation, Cesar Giofinno, 20 and Rashied Hardy, 20, both of Alexandria, were arrested and charged with attempted burglary.

Arrest photographs not available at time of posting.

LARCENIES:

3300 block of Glenmore Drive, merchandise from business

3400 block of Spring Lane, property from vehicle

STOLEN VEHICLES:

 3300 block of Woodburn Road, 2000 Lexus 300

RESTON DISTRICT STATION

ARMED ROBBERY: 2200 block of Astoria Circle. 12/15/15, 7:44 p.m. A 51-year-old cab driver picked up three men at Fair Oaks Mall and drove them to Astoria Circle. At that location, one of the men produced a knife, threatened the victim and demanded money. The victim handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and was not injured. A second suspect took the victim’s cell phone. All three suspects fled on foot. All three were described as being in their 20’s; two white males, one black male. One white male was wearing a green camouflage, hooded sweatshirt. The second white male had dark hair and was wearing a black, hooded sweatshirt. The black male was wearing a gray, hooded sweatshirt and gray sweatpants.

COMMERCIAL BURGLARY: 1000 block of Seneca Rd. 12/15/15, 11:22 a.m. Complainant reported that someone entered the business and took an undisclosed amount of cash.

LARCENIES:

 1700 block of Business Center Drive, jewelry from residence

1800 block of Fountain Drive, property from business

FRANCONIA DISTRICT STATION

Multiple Larcenies / Fraud in Franconia and Mount Vernon Area

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LARCENIES:

5800 block of Ash Drive, wallet from vehicle

WEST SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

4300 block of Markham Street, cash from vehicle

9300 block of Sanger Street, bag from vehicle

STOLEN VEHICLES:

4600 block of John Tyler Court, 2014 KIA

5200 block of Port Royal, 2001 Nissan

FAIR OAKS DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

 3900 block of Fair Ridge Drive, merchandise from business

10600 block of Hannah Farm Road,

12300 block of Lee Jackson Memorial Highway, dog from residence

 STOLEN VEHICLES:

 13000 block of Fair Lakes Shopping Center, Ford Escape