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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14300 block of Chantilly Crossing Lane, merchandise from business
14800 block of Stonecroft Center Court, laptop computer from vehicle
8600 block of Buckboard Drive, jewelry from residence
9000 block of Linton Lane, bicycle from residence
1800 block of Old Richmond Highway, tires from vehicles
2400 block of Phillips Drive, cash from vehicle
7800 block of Richmond Highway, tires from vehicle
BRANDISHING A FIREARM: 3300 block of Southgate Drive, 7/18/16, around 4:45 a.m. Police were dispatched to a report of a man brandishing a weapon. The investigation determined a 43-year-old woman was approached by a man trying to hide a gun behind his back. The victim immediately got into her car and left. The suspect was described as black, with a light complexion. He was around 30 to 35 years old, 5 feet 8 inches to 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighed between 150 pounds to 185 pounds. He was wearing a black short-sleeved T-shirt and blue jeans.
1500 block of Cornerside Boulevard, merchandise from business
Nutley Street/Arlington Boulevard Service Road, generator from vehicle
2000 block of Chain Bridge Road, 2015 Chevrolet Suburban
ROBBERY/ARREST: 5900 block of Leesburg Pike, 7/18/16, around 6:30 p.m. Police arrested a man for allegedly robbing a 64-year-old man. An investigation determined the victim was walking in the area when the suspect asked him for money. When the victim declined, the suspect allegedly assaulted him. The victim attempted to walk away but the suspect followed, assaulted him again and took his sunglasses. Police took the suspect into custody and transported him to jail. Luis A. Valdez, 59, of Alexandria, was charged with robbery and drunk in public. The victim was transported to a local hospital and treated for non-life-threatening injuries.
6200 block of Little River Turnpike, liquor from business
3800 block of Prince William Drive, bicycles from residence
4400 block of Sano Street, package from residence
6200 block of Seven Corners Center, merchandise from business
3400 block of South Jefferson Street, credit cards from business
BURGLARY: 13600 block of Legacy Circle, 7/18/16, between 10 a.m. and 7:25 p.m. Someone forced entry into a home and stole portable electronics and other property from inside.
ROBBERY: 13100 Parcher Avenue, 7/18/16, around 7:19 p.m. Police were dispatched to the 7-Eleven, at 13190 Parcher Avenue, for a report of a robbery. A 20-year-old man was approached by a group of teenaged boys in the parking. The suspects allegedly punched and kicked the victim repeatedly, grabbed his backpack and fled. The suspects were described as Hispanic, wearing dark-colored clothing.
2400 block of Centreville Road, items from business
11900 block of Escalante Court, cash from vehicle
12000 block of Greywing Square, golf cart from residence
2300 block of Soapstone Drive, beer from business
BURGLARY: 6100 block of Cilantro Drive, between 8 p.m. on 7/17/16 and 6 a.m. on 7/18/16. Someone stole golf clubs and accessories from a home. An investigation determined entry was made through an open garage door.
Cinder Bed Road/Newington Road, equipment from construction site
6100 block of Franconia Road, golf clubs from residence
7600 block of Gifford Court, items from vehicle
6300 block of Hanover Avenue, items from vehicle
7900 block of Kincannon Place, tools from vehicle
5800 block of Sunderland Court, wallet from vehicle
8900 block of Telegraph Road, license plate from vehicle
News release: Update – Subject Charged in Brandishing Case
9100 block of Finnegan Street, property from residence
5200 block of Port Royal Road, wheel from vehicle
8600 block of Burling Wood Drive, 2016 Honda Civic
Mazarin Place/Summit Manor Drive, 2006 GMC Yukon