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.
CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Date Covered: 1/5/16
Total Calls for Service: 1,377
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 28
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 20
Total Crash Calls for Service: 119
TRAFFIC PURSUIT WITH APPREHENSION: Lee Highway/Pickwick Rd. 1/5/16, 5:42 p.m. Detectives from the fugitive unit identified a subject who was wanted in another jurisdiction, driving a Mazda sedan. When they initiated a traffic stop, the suspect fled and crashed a short distance away. He then bailed out of the vehicle and was apprehended a short time later. The police helicopter and a K9 team assisted in the search. Andrew Lam, 29, of Centreville, was charged with hit and run, failure to obey a lawful command of a law enforcement officer, violation of a protective order and failure to appear on a felony offense.
14500 block of Lee Road, cash from business
ROBBERY: 3300 block of Swallow Ct. 1/5/16, 5:57 a.m. A 53-year-old woman was walking to her vehicle when she was approached by a man who displayed a handgun and demanded money. The victim told the suspect she had no money and he fled. There were no injuries. The suspect was described as being black, around 6 feet tall and about 160 pounds. He was wearing a black, hooded sweatshirt and a black ski mask.
2400 block of Fairhaven Avenue, wallet from residence
7700 block of Richmond Highway, phone from business
1200 block of Cedar Dale Lane, GMC Yukon
3500 block of Robert E. Lee Place, Chevrolet Tahoe
2900 block of Bridgehampton Court, jewelry from residence
6900 block of Espey Lane, items from vehicle
1700 block of Maxwell Court, property from residence
8100 block of Ransell Road, license plates from vehicle
8500 block of Tyco Road, purse from vehicle
6500 block of Tartan Vista Drive, jewelry and cash from vehicle
1400 block of Parkdale Court, driver’s license from residence
1600 block of Wiehle Avenue, briefcase from vehicle
7200 block of Beulah Street, merchandise from business
5400 block of Broadmor Street, document from residence
4400 block of Elan Place, property from residence
5800 block of Kingstowne Boulevard, merchandise from business
6500 block of Franconia Road, Lexus GX470
5900 block of Kimberly Anne Way, Hyundai Sonata
7300 block of Little River Turnpike, phones from business
5200 block of Port Royal Road, purse from vehicle
13200 block of Ladybank Lane, jewelry from residence