Weekend Recap July 22-24, 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.


Chief Sends Out Special Thanks to All of You… Our Community

Dog Dies after Being Left Inside Hot Car

UPDATE: ATM Thefts Surveillance Video Released


Did you know that when hauling large items such as ladders, lumber or furniture, if the load extends more than 4 feet from the end of the vehicle you must attach a red safety flag to the end of it? http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title46.2/chapter10/section46.2-1121/


Calls for service data was not available at the time this document was posted.


On July 22, officers conducted a DWI patrol saturating the Rt. 50 corridor. Three drivers were charged with DWI, 47 summonses were issued and one criminal arrest was made.


Police Investigating Reports of Two Homes Fired at in Clifton Area

ROBBERY/MALICIOUS WOUNDING: 14700 block of Lee Hwy, 07/25/16, 9:02 p.m. Officers responded to a report of a robbery. An investigation determined that a man had approached someone at a gas station, displayed a knife, and demanded money. The victim was able to flee. A short time later, someone entered the gas station with apparent injuries and requested help. He reported he had allegedly been robbed and stabbed a short distance away. The victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries, which were later upgraded to non-life-threatening. The suspect was described as black, mid 20s, with long braided hair.


13600 block of Lavender Mist Lane, wallet from vehicle

6700 block of Stone Maple Terrace, watch from residence

5100 block of Westfields Boulevard, liquor from business


COMMERCIAL ROBBERY: 6100 block of North Kings Hwy, 07/25/16, 2:53 a.m. A man entered a convenience store, displayed a gun, and demanded money. The suspect took cash and fled. The victim did not require medical attention. The suspect was described as black, mid 30s, with a medium build.

MALICIOUS WOUNDING: 3100 block of Lockheed Blvd, 07/25/16, 2:35 a.m. The victim was walking when he was approached by a man who allegedly assaulted him with a blunt object. The suspect fled in an unknown direction and the victim was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The suspect was described as black and wearing dark clothing.

BURGLARY: 7900 block of Janna Lee Avenue, 7/22/16, 2 p.m. A resident reported someone entered their residence and took property.


2100 block of Belle Haven Road, watch from residence

8300 block of Brockham Drive, property from vehicle

1900 block of Elkin Street, beer from business

8400 block of Frye Road, snacks from business

3100 block of Furman Lane, laptop computer from residence

7500 block of Lindberg Drive, items from vehicle

6500 block of Quander Road, phone from school

6600 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business

8600 block of Richmond Highway, liquor from business

6300 block of South Kings Highway, beer from business

8500 block of Southlawn Court, credit cards from residence

6600 block of Wakefield Drive, property from residence


ROBBERY: 3000 block of Fairmont Street, 7/22/16, 12:25 a.m. The victim was unloading the trunk of his vehicle when two men approached him from behind. One suspect allegedly assaulted the victim and took property. The suspects were wearing all black clothing and their faces were covered. The victim did not require medical attention.


1400 block of Balls Hill Road, phone from residence

2300 block of Dale Drive, wallet from vehicle

2100 block of Dominion Way, property from residence

1900 block of Gallows Road, license plates from vehicle

9300 block of Lee Highway, items from vehicle

9400 block of Lee Highway, bag and watches from residence

7500 block of Leesburg Pike, merchandise from business

7200 block of Tyler Avenue, purse from residence

7900 block of Tysons One Place, money from business



6100 block of Arlington Boulevard, cash from residence

4300 block of Backlick Road, medication from business

4800 block of Beauregard Street, wine from business

3900 block of Bentwood Court, license plate from vehicle

9200 block of Briary Lane, phone from residence

4200 block of John Marr Drive, phone from business

5500 block of Seminary Road, packages from residence

4100 block of Wadsworth Court, grill from residence

6900 block of Westmoreland Road, phone from residence

3300 block of Highland Lane, 2001 Jeep Wrangler


ROBBERY: South Lakes Drive/Soapstone Drive, 07/23/16, 4:30 p.m. The victim was walking when a man attempted to grab her purse. The suspect displayed a small knife and a struggle ensued. The suspect fled on foot and was described as Hispanic, about 25 years-old, approximately 5 feet 9 inches tall and 250 pounds, with a mustache and short hair. He was wearing a white T-shirt and blue jean shorts.

BURGLARY: 11700 block of Karbon Hill Court, 06/24/16, 12:50 a.m. A resident reported that she awakened to a man entering her home through a window. The suspect fled in an unknown direction and was described as white, 20 – 30 years old, wearing a white T-shirt and blue jeans.

TRESPASSING: 11000 block of Caris Glenne Drive, 7/22/16, 9:30 p.m. A resident reported someone entered their residence and shut off their power. No property was taken.


Moorings Drive/Chatham Colony Court, license plate from vehicle

1400 block of Lake Fairfax Drive, phone from residence

11100 block of North Shore Drive, food from business

8700 block of Potomac Hills Street, purse from vehicle


SEX OFFENSE: 6600 block of Springfield Mall, 7/24/16, 5:45 p.m. Police responded for a report of a man who was taking videos of women up their skirts. An investigation determined that the victims were unaware of the video-taping and the suspect was also touching himself inappropriately, while doing so. Responding officers located the suspect and arrested him. Miguel Avelar-Medina, 32 of Edgewater, Maryland was taken to the adult detention center and charged with one count of masturbating in public and two counts of unlawful videotaping.



BURGLARY: 6000 block of Stoddard Court, 7/22/16, 4:00 p.m. A resident reported someone entered their residence and took property.


10300 block of Belmont Boulevard, property from residence

6300 block of Dunn Court, wallet from vehicle

7700 block of Gunston Plaza, liquor from business

7300 block of Hogarth Street, wallet from residence

5600 block of Industrial Drive, phone from vehicle

7400 block of Jervis Street, lawn mower from residence

7000 block of Old Keene Mill Road, backpack from business

6100 block of Rose Hill Drive, beer from business

6900 block of South Van Dorn Street, property from residence

6500 block of Springfield Towne Center, phone from business

6500 block of Springfield Towne Center, shoes from business

6500 block of Springfield Towne Center, sunglasses from business

6600 block of Springfield Towne Center, items from vehicle

4800 block of Wilby Court, cash from residence


4700 block of Exeter Street, 1997 Honda Passport

7700 block of Haynes Point Way, 2006 Yamaha R1 motorcycle

7000 block of Kings Manor Drive, 2001 Mercedes Benz ML430

5500 block of Malone Ridge Street, 2011 Suzuki motorcycle



5700 block of Burke Centre Parkway, liquor from business

5900 block of Burnside Landing Drive, wallet from vehicle

5000 block of Dequincey Drive, phone from residence

4400 block of Market Commons Drive, phone from business

7900 block of Rolling Road, phone from business



3900 block of Beeker Mill Place, credit cards from vehicle

13800 block of Sunrise Valley Drive, necklace from residence


Dog Dies after Being Left Inside Hot Car


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