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.
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CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Date Covered: 3/15/16
Total Calls for Service: 1,418
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 26
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 28
Total Crash Calls for Service: 92
14100 block of Parke Long Court, hubcaps from vehicle
BLOG POST: Update: Mercado Burglary Suspect Arrested
ATTEMPTED ROBBERY: The victim, a 37-year-old man, exited a Metrobus and was walking and carrying Walmart bags from his recent purchase. A man approached him and attempted to take the bags and his wallet. The victim fought the suspect off and did not require medical attention. The suspect fled on foot. He was described as black, 20-25 years old, about 6 feet 3 inches tall, with a skinny build. He had a beard and long, possibly braided hair. He was wearing a black, leather jacket.
7900 block of Audubon Avenue, book bag from business
1600 block of Belle View Boulevard, property from residence
6200 block of Richmond Highway, cash from business
6500 block of Virginia Hills Avenue, wheel lock key from vehicle
BURGLARY: 8200 block of Hunting Hill Lane. 3/15/16, 4:33 a.m. A resident reported that someone entered the garage and took property.
8300 block of Hunting Hill Lane, golf clubs from vehicle
7800 block of Tysons Corner Center, liquor from business
2300 block of Whetstone Court, cash from vehicle
6500 block of Columbia Pike, package from residence
TRAFFIC PURSUIT/STOLEN AUTO RECOVERED. South Lakes Dr. /Tanbark Dr. 12:35 p.m.
A patrol officer was driving past South Lakes HS when a 2004 silver Honda pulled out of the lot in front of him. The officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop but the vehicle, which was just stolen from the Reston Town Center, sped off. A short pursuit ensued and ended when the vehicle crashed in front of the Sheraton Hotel on Sunrise Valley Drive. The two passengers were apprehended right away but the driver fled on foot. Other responding officers located and arrested him a short time later. All three subjects were juveniles. Drug paraphernalia was found in the vehicle. Petitions are pending and the investigation is ongoing.
13000 block of Henson Court, wheels from vehicle
2300 block of Rolling Fork Circle, cash from vehicle
6600 block of Custer Street, wallet from business
5800 block of King Centre Drive, power tools from vehicle
7000 block of Skyles Way, license plate from vehicle
5200 block of Bradgen Court, 2002 Jeep Liberty
5200 block of Monroe Drive, 1999 Honda Accord
8000 block of Donegal Lane, license plates from vehicle
8600 block of Forrester Boulevard, license plate from vehicle
9400 block of Old Burke Lake Road, property from residence
12000 block of Government Center Parkway, license plates from vehicle
10500 block of Page Avenue, license plate from vehicle
12200 block of Pender Creek Circle, license plate from vehicle