Second Incident of Bullets Fired Into an Occupied Dwelling

Reston Police District – Officers responded to the report of a bullet that had been fired into a home in the 2100 block of Monaghan Drive in Herndon on Friday, July 8, at around 10:48 p.m. According to the caller, he was in his living room when he heard several gunshots. Officers processed the scene and found that a bullet had penetrated into the residence. Additionally, numerous bullet holes were located on the exterior of the dwelling but had not entered into the home. There were no injuries.

At approximately 12:30 a.m. on Saturday July 9, officers were still on scene and conducting their investigation when they heard several more gunshots coming from a nearby street. Additional officers and resources responded to check the area. There were no injuries.

Officers are continuing their investigation, conducting a canvas, and increasing their presence in the area. There is no suspect information at this time and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Crime Solvers electronically by visiting 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.

Original blog (July 6, 2016) – Missile Fired Into an Occupied Dwelling

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