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: 2/24/16
Total Calls for Service: 1,204
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 27
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 28
Total Crash Calls for Service: 105
14300 block of Compton Village Drive, cash from vehicle
14100 block of Darkwood Circle, money from vehicle
16100 block of Hunters Pond Trail, property from business
6900 block of Saint Timothys Lane, equipment from vehicle
6500 block of Skylemar Trail, sunglasses and check from vehicle
ROBBERY WITH APPREHENSION: 3100 block of Lockheed Blvd. 2/24/16, 6:39 p.m. A man and woman entered the CVS Pharmacy, purchased a pre-paid Visa card and left. They returned a short time later and claimed the card was defective. Believing this to be a scam, employees refused to take the card back. The suspects then attempted to access a cash register and a struggle ensued. One employee was assaulted and dropped her cell phone. The suspects were unable to take any cash, but they did leave with two cell phones. Officers were able to use an “App” to track one of the phones and make apprehension of one of the suspects. The investigation is ongoing.
4600 block of Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, wallet from vehicle
7600 block of Richmond Highway, electronic device from business
6300 block of South Kings Highway, property from business
7800 block of Eagle Avenue, 2003 Cadillac Escalade
ROBBERY: 2800 block of Rogers Dr. 2/24/16, 2:15 p.m. An unknown male entered the business, approached a cashier, displayed a handgun and demanded money. An undisclosed amount of cash was taken and the suspect fled on foot. The cashier was not injured. The suspect was described as black, in his 50s, around 6 feet tall and about 175 pounds. He was wearing a black, hooded sweatshirt and gray pants.
1900 block of Chain Bridge Road, property from business
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6000 block of Bellview Drive, documents from residence
1700 block of Business Center, property from business
1400 block of Skyhaven Court, property from residence
12000 block of Town Square, Merzedes C250
4500 block of King Edward Court, merchandise from business
6300 block of Michael Robert Drive, phone from business
7400 block of Spring Village Drive, liquor from business
5500 block of Cabat Lake Court, tire from vehicle
No significant events reported.