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: 3/30/16
Total Calls for Service: 1,285
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 13
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 30
Total Crash Calls for Service: 101
13800 block of Lee Highway, merchandise from business
8400 block of Frye Road, beer from business
3100 block of Lockheed Boulevard, beer from business
6000 block of Richmond Highway, property from residence
6300 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business
7800 block of Belford Drive, 1995 GEO Prism
1400 block of Balls Hill Road, wallet from residence
1900 block of Chain Bridge Road, phone, driver’s license and credit cards from business
8600 block of Westwood Center Drive, purse from business
BURGLARY: 4200 block of John Marr Drive, 03/30/16, 11:35 p.m. Officers responded for the location for a commercial burglary alarm. They found that the business had been burglarized and property was taken. The male suspect was described as white, 30 to 40 years old, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 165 pounds, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, white T-shirt, jeans, and tennis shoes.
BURGLARY: 4200 block of John Marr Drive, 03/30/16, 11:35 p.m. Officers responded for a commercial burglary alarm at an adjacent business. They found that the business had been burglarized and property was taken. It is believed that the suspect for this burglary is the same as the one listed above. The male suspect was described as white, 30 to 40 years old, 5 feet 6 inches tall, 165 pounds, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, white T-shirt, jeans, and tennis shoes.
BURGLARY: 7000 block of Columbia Pike, 03/30/16, 11:28 p.m. Officers responded to the location for a commercial burglary alarm. They found that the business had been burglarized and property was taken.
6700 block of Arlington Boulevard, phone from vehicle
3700 block of North Rosser Street, tire from vehicle
6000 block of Vista Drive, property from residence
No significant events occurred.
ROBBERY: 7000 block of Commerce St. 3/30/16, 6:25 a.m. A woman was walking alone when she was approached from behind by a Hispanic male in his late 20s to early 30s, 5 feet 6 to 5 feet 8 inches tall. He grabbed her, threatened her and took money from her bag. He might have been driving an older, red, two-door car.
5800 block of Kingstowne Boulevard, beer from business
FILING A FALSE POLICE REPORT: 7500 block of Little River Turnpike. 3/30/16, 4:43 p.m. Officers were dispatched to a report that a 3-year-old child had been abducted. During the preliminary investigation officers quickly determined that the 18-year-old caller was supposed to be watching the child and had “lost” him. He panicked and made up the abduction story. Family members located the child safe and sound near their residence. Oscar Canizales was issued a summons for filing a false police report. No arrest photograph is available.
BURGLARY: 13000 block of Lee Jackson Memorial Hwy, 03/30/16, 1:22 a.m. An employee reported someone entered the business and took property.
8100 block of American Holly Road, cash from vehicle
9500 block of Old Keene Mill Road, wine from business
9600 block of Pierrpont Street, items from vehicle
9300 block of Lake Braddock Drive, 2015 Nissan Altima
TRAFFIC PURSUIT: Jermantown Road and Chain Bridge Road. 3/31/16, 5:50 a.m. A Fair Oaks district officer attempted to make a traffic stop of a vehicle for a traffic infraction. The driver did not stop and a pursuit was initiated by the officer. The pursuit entered Fairfax City and was terminated per department policy, restricting pursuits into other jurisdictions. The police helicopter (Fairfax 1) responded and maintained a visual on the vehicle until it re-entered Fairfax County and Fair Oaks officers resumed the pursuit. An officer trained in the Precision Immobilization Technique (PIT) successfully executed the maneuver at Lee Highway and Legato Road. There were no injuries sustained by any parties during this event. Travis Beard, 36, of Washington D.C., was charged with disregard police signal to stop, resisting arrest, and fail to obey traffic lights. No arrest photograph is available.
4400 block of Oakdale Crescent Court, wallet from residence