Note to our community: Tune in to our Facebook page around 2:45 p.m. to watch this event broadcast live:

Media are invited for an opportunity to hear from Colonel Edwin C. Roessler Jr, Chief of the Fairfax County Police Department and Captain David M. Smith, Commander of the Major Crimes Division, regarding the February 26 arrest of the burglary/sexual assault suspect, Edwin Ponce Martinez. Immediately following the public briefing, you will have an opportunity to interview Chief Roessler and Captain Smith one-on-one:


WHEN:          Monday, February 29 at 2:45 p.m.

(Doors will be open at 2:30 p.m. to allow time for setup)

WHERE:        Police Headquarters; Massey Building

4100 Chain Bridge Road

                           Fairfax, VA 22030

CONTACT:      MPO Don Gotthardt,

Previous releases related to this case:
Original news release: Burglary /Assault Investigation in
Mount Vernon Area
2nd and 3rd updates (plus today’s arrest announcement): Includes release of a suspect composite sketch (2/22/16) and notice that police identified a suspect and seeking public’s assistance to locate (2/26/16)