Daily Blotter June 2, 2016
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.
In Virginia, more people die from heroin overdoses than car crashes each year. Supervisor Pat Herrity, Supervisor Kathy Smith, School Board Member Jeanette Hough, along with Community Services Board would like to host a Heroin Town Hall meeting on Tuesday, June 14, at 7 p.m. at Centreville High School, located at 6001 Union Mill Road. For more information please contact Erika.Dyer@FairfaxCounty.gov
Seasonal Snake Safety & Awareness Info – What would you do if you saw a snake?
Metro SafeTrack – Resources for Your Commute http://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/safetrack/
Look out for Fairfax County Health Department (FCHD) walking the neighborhoods this weekend, June 4 and 5, conducting surveys on how well prepared citizens are for an emergency. They will be wearing red vests. Check out this link for more info!
There will be a sobriety checkpoint this Friday, June 3, in Mason District from 11 p.m. to 2:00 a.m. Please stay safe and drive sober.
There will be a sobriety checkpoint this Saturday, June 4, in the Franconia District from 11:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Please don’t drink and drive.
TODAY’S TRAFFIC TIP
Did you know that window tint is limited to 50% on the front side windows and 35% on all other windows to the rear of the vehicle? http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title46.2/chapter10/section46.2-1052/
WEEKEND CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Dates Covered: June 1, 2016
Total Calls for Service: 1518
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 18
Total Mental Health Related Calls for Service: 21
Total Crash Calls for Service: 130
5700 block of Cedar Walk, wallet from residence
14700 block of Gatwick Square, 1997 Toyota Corolla
ROBBERY/BREAKING & ENTERING/ASSAULT/ARREST: 7200 block of Fordson Road, 06/01/16, 11:35 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a man who had entered an apartment, assaulted the victims inside, and took property, which he destroyed. He then fled and officers were able to make contact with him. A search incident to arrest yielded a handgun in the suspect’s vehicle. Kwaune Devante Marshall, 24, of Alexandria, was arrested, taken to the adult detention center, and charged with robbery, burglary, destruction of property, and three counts of assault. The victims did not require medical attention. It appears that the victims and the arrestee were known to each other prior to this event
2900 block of East Side Drive, speakers from vehicle
7900 block of Richmond Highway, wallet from vehicle
Officers responded to a hold up alarm at the BB&T Bank located at 8416 Arlington Boulevard on Wednesday, June 1 shortly before 4 p.m. The initial investigation revealed that a man entered the bank, approached a teller and handed him a note announcing a robbery. The suspect then placed a backpack on the counter and told the teller that it contained an explosive device. The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and the suspect fled on foot; leaving behind the backpack. Bank employees took it upon themselves to evacuate the bank and nobody was injured.
The suspect was described as white, in his 50s, about 5 feet 5 inches tall, with a skinny build. He was wearing a flannel shirt, a hooded sweatshirt, green pants a white hat and sunglasses.
The police helicopter (Fairfax 1) and a K9 team responded to search the area. The Explosives Ordnance Disposal Unit (EOD, commonly referred to as the “Bomb Squad”), responded to the bank, examined the backpack and determined that it did not contain any explosive material.
Detectives from the Major Crimes Division and from the Crime Scene Section responded and assumed the investigation.
UPDATE: ACCIDENTAL DISCHARGE FROM Weekend Recap May 20-22, 2016:
Further investigation determined that Mohamed Abdullah, 26, of Falls Church discharged a firearm recklessly. He has been arrested, taken to the adult detention center and charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and reckless discharge of a firearm.
(Original blotter entry): 2900 block of Stillwood Circle, 05/22/16, 11:30 p.m. Police are investigating an accidental discharge case. The suspect and victim were in a vehicle together. The suspect allegedly accidentally shot the victim in the upper body. The victim was transported to a local hospital and in life-threatening condition. Charges are pending.
8500 block of Leesburg Pike, merchandise from business
7200 block of Arlington Boulevard, merchandise from business
5600 block of Seminary Road, wallet from residence
1700 block of Business Center Drive, property from business
1400 block of North Point Village Center, groceries from business
11600 block of Stoneview Square, property and cash from residence
On Tuesday, May 24, police arrested a 24-year-old man employed as a massage therapist for inappropriately touching a 36-year-old woman. An investigation determined the woman visited a Massage Envy, located at 6465 Old Beulah Street in Alexandria (Fairfax County), on Sunday, May 8 around 1 p.m. During the session, the employee allegedly touched her inappropriately. The victim reported the incident to police the following day.
On Tuesday, May 24, officers obtained a criminal warrant for Nicholas Currie, of Alexandria. He was transported to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center and charged with sexual battery. The victim did not require medical attention.
6900 block of Bradlick Shopping Center, merchandise from business
7000 block of Brookfield Plaza, items from vehicle
5500 block of Vine Street, 1999 Toyota Camry
8800 block of Cameo Square, items from vehicle
5500 block of Macduff Court, bicycle from business
5800 block of Oak Moss Terrace, items from vehicle
7300 block of Gambrill Road, 1997 Honda Accord
4200 block of Sleepy Lake Drive, camera from business
3200 block of Winter Sun Terrace, jewelry from residence