Daily Blotter August 17, 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.

GENERAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

Falls Church Homicide Update-Second Video Released

Update -Victim Identified in Murder/Suicide Investigation

Multi-Jurisdictional Search and Rescue Drill Puts the System to the Test

Sharing Pokemon Go Safety Tips

38th Annual Mid-Atlantic Police Motorcycle Rodeo

WEEKEND CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY

Dates Covered: 08/16/16

Total Calls for Service: 1268

Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 19

Total Mental Health Related Calls for Service: 18

Total Crash Calls for Service: 93

TODAY’S TRAFFIC TIP

Did you know that mopeds may not be driven by persons under the age of 16, and that all persons driving a moped are required to have in their possession a valid government issued photo ID? http://law.lis.virginia.gov/vacode/title46.2/chapter8/section46.2-914/

ALCOHOL ENFORCEMENT

There will be a sobriety checkpoint this Saturday, August 20, in the West Springfield District from 11:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Please drive sober and stay safe.

SULLY DISTRICT STATION

Update -Victim Identified in Murder/Suicide Investigation

No other significant events to report.

MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION

ROBBERY: 7900 block of Richmond Hwy, 08/16/16, 7:18 p.m. A man was walking to his car when another man approached him from behind and assaulted him. The suspect took cash and property from the victim and fled. The suspect was described as black, approximately 6 feet tall, about 20 to 30 years old, wearing a gray baseball hat, black T-shirt, and blue jeans. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

ROBBERY: 8500 block of Southlawn Court, 08/17/16, 12:38 a.m. A man was walking when another man approached him and demanded cash. The suspect began to assault the victim, took cash and fled. The suspect was described as black, approximately 5 feet 8 inches, 180 pounds, wearing a black shirt and shorts. The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

LARCENIES:

8000 block of Richmond Highway, wine from business

MCLEAN DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

1500 block of Cornerside Boulevard, phone from business

2800 block of Marshall Street, license plate from vehicle

1200 block of Oak Ridge Avenue, cash from residence

1000 block of Rector Lane, cash from vehicle

2900 block of Telestar Court, laptop computer from business

MASON DISTRICT STATION

Falls Church Homicide Update-Second Video Released

BURGLARY: 6300 block of Wingate Street, 08/16/16, 5:15 p.m. A resident reported someone entered through an unlocked door and took property. No suspect information.

LARCENIES:

6500 block of Little River Turnpike, snacks from business

RESTON DISTRICT STATION

BURGLARY: 2500 John Milton Drive, 08/16/16, 10:36 a.m. The owner reported that someone entered the business and took cash. No suspect information.

LARCENIES:

2500 block of Centreville Road, beer from business

FRANCONIA DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

6400 block of Edsall Road, wine from business

8100 block of Loisdale Road, wallet from vehicle

Richmond Highway/Hagel Circle, tires and wheels from vehicle

WEST SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

7700 block of Backlick Road, cash and keys from residence

6000 block of Bonnie Bern Court, wallet from vehicle

FAIR OAKS DISTRICT STATION

BURGLARY: 13500 block of McLearen Road, 08/16/16, 5:37 a.m. A store employee reported that someone forced entry into the business. Nothing was taken and there is no suspect information.

LARCENIES:

3400 block of Tilton Valley Drive, items from residence

ANIMAL CONTROL

MALTREAT ANIMAL: 5700 block of Union Mill Rd, 08/16/16, 7:07 p.m. Animal Protection Police were called to a parking lot of a shopping center for two dogs left in a vehicle. Fairfax County Fire Department responded and determined the temperature inside the car to be around 116 degrees. The owner, Ashley Bogle, 27, of Fairfax, was charged with inadequate animal care. The dogs appeared to be unharmed.

HELPFUL LINKS

File a Financial Crime report online.

File Other Police Reports Online Using CRS, The Citizens Reporting System.

Fairfax County Police Department Helicopter Division