Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the suspect wanted for reckless discharge of a firearm. On Saturday March 19, 2016, at approximately 1:50 p.m., neighbors reported hearing multiple gun shots in the area of the 7500 block of Tralee Woods Drive in Springfield. Rashad James was later identified as the suspect and was allegedly seen carrying a firearm. James, 25, of no fixed address, is described as a black male, approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall, around 165 pounds, and likes to frequent the areas of Springfield and Fredericksburg, Virginia. James left in an older model Green Jeep Cherokee, bearing Virginia tags – VES-9646, with a luggage rack, and a broken left parking light. Anyone with information about this incident or who has information regarding the whereabouts of Rashad James, is asked to contact Crime Solvers electronically by visiting www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637)** or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.
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