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.
WEEKEND CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Dates Covered: 08/19 – 08/21
Total Calls for Service: 3,689
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 116
Total Mental Health Related Calls for Service: 46
Total Crash Calls for Service: 290
Officers from the Operations Support Bureau conducted grant-funded DUI patrols on Friday, August 19 and Sunday, August 21. One arrest was made for DWI and six summonses were issued. Two were arrested for possession of marijuana and one juvenile was charged with underage possession of alcohol.
Officers from the Operations Support Bureau along with officers from the West Springfield District Station conducted a DWI checkpoint on Saturday, August 20. 784 vehicles passed through the checkpoint. Eight summonses were issued and one narcotics case was initiated and is still under investigation.
TRAFFIC PURSUIT/DWI ARREST: New Braddock Rd/Union Mill Rd. 8/21/16, 9:03 p.m. A patrol officer observed a dark colored Honda CRV swerving on New Braddock Road. The officer attempted to initiate a traffic stop near the intersection of Union Mill Drive, but the driver of the Honda disregarded the blue lights and siren and continued on. A pursuit was called and traveled to Route 28 and then onto eastbound Interstate 66. The Honda took the exit for westbound Route 50 where the officer performed a PIT (Precision Immobilization Technique), bringing the pursuit to an end. There were no injuries reported. The driver of the Honda, 29-year-old Eteri Arganashvilli of Centreville, was arrested and charged with DWI and felony eluding police.
No arrest photograph was available at the time of this posting.
5700 block of Union Mill Road, liquor from business
6200 block of Summer Pond Drive, 2008 Honda CBR1000 motorcycle
ROBBERY: 2300 block of Farrington Avenue. 8/19/16, 11:27 a.m. A 30-year-old man was walking when he was approached by two men; one white, one black, who assaulted him and took his wallet.
BURGLARY: 7900 block of Janna Lee Avenue. 8/19/16, 12:26 a.m. A resident reported that someone entered the residence and took property containing an undisclosed amount of cash. The victim did not require medical attention. The suspects fled and there was no further description given due to darkness.
8400 block of Frye Road, snacks from business
7900 block of Janna Lee Avenue, drill and battery pack from residence
6800 block of Richmond Highway, ring from residence
7900 block of Richmond Highway, phone from business
8200 block of Richmond Highway, items from business
8200 block of Richmond Highway, wallet from business
8200 block of Russell Road, bicycle from business
6300 block of South Kings Highway, detergents from business
6500 block of Potomac Avenue, 2009 Honda Accord
2100 block of Yale Drive, 2009 Audi A6
8300 block of Leesburg Pike, medication and sunglasses from vehicle
8000 block of Tysons Corner Center, purse and wallet from business
7200 block of Arlington Boulevard, snacks from business
4800 block of Beauregard Street, wine from business
7100 block of Columbia Pike, purse from business
4200 block of John Marr Drive, wallet from business
3500 block of South Jefferson Street, beer from business
6100 block of Leesburg Pike, 2013 Dodge Charger
BURGLARY: 13200 block of Coppermill Drive. 8/19/16, 11:18 p.m. A resident reported that someone entered the residence and took property.
13200 block of Keach Place, bicycle from residence
2400 block of Southgate Square, gun from residence
2200 block of White Cornus Lane, sneakers from vehicle
ROBBERY: 6500 block of Gildar Street. 8/20/16, 1:44 a.m. A pizza delivery driver was walking up to the intended address when he was approached by a man who displayed a handgun and demanded money. The victim handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and was not injured. The suspect was described as black, 20-25 years old, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, with a slender build. He was wearing a gray, hooded sweatshirt, black pants and a black ski mask.
MISSILE INTO AN OCCUPPIED DWELLING: 9300 block of Lewis Chapel Road. 8/22/16, 12:09 a.m. Two adults and a 3-year-old child were inside their apartment when they heard what they thought was the sound of a gunshot. Further investigation revealed an apparent bullet had traveled through a window and lodged in an interior wall in the apartment. There were no injuries. This is believed to be an isolated incident, possibly related to an earlier event. It was not a random act. The investigation is ongoing.
6900 block of Bradlick Shopping Center, make-up from business
5500 block of Cherokee Avenue, license plate from vehicle
7000 block of Clifton Knoll Court, cash from vehicle
7200 block of Devereux Court, change from vehicle
6100 block of Franconia Road, phone from residence
6100 block of Franconia Road, wallet from vehicle
5800 block of Kingstowne Boulevard, merchandise from business
5800 block of Kingstowne Boulevard, televisions from business
5300 block of Lake Cove Court, items from vehicle
7100 block of Lake Cove Drive, wallet from vehicle
6400 block of Springfield Towne Center, cash and merchandise from business
6600 block of Springfield Towne Center, items from business
ROBBERY: 7500 block of McWhorter Place. 8/19/16, 6:23 a.m. A 35-year-old female and her two children were walking along McWhorter Place when a gray, four-door sedan stopped near them. A Hispanic male got out of the car and ran toward them. He grabbed the victim’s purse, ran back to the car and fled. He was further described as having a dark complexion and wearing a hooded sweatshirt.
BURGLARY: 5100 block of Richardson Drive. 8/19/16, 9 a.m. A resident reported that someone entered the home and removed property.
8100 block of Bullock Lane, cash from residence
4700 block of Commons Drive, cash and dvd player from residence
8000 block of Dayspring Court, pistol from vehicle
6300 block of Falling Brook Drive, license plate from vehicle
7800 block of Heritage Drive, wallet from business
7900 block of John Adams Court, headphones from residence
8400 block of Wood Pointe Court, camera equipment from vehicle
4300 block of Ivymount Court, 2003 GMC Envoy
ROBBERY: 3200 Germantown Road (Oak Marr Golf Course). 8/19/16, 5:36 p.m. A man entered the club house, displayed a handgun and demanded money. There were no injuries. The suspect was described as black, 25-30 years old, 5 feet 6 to 5 feet 8 inches tall, with a slender build. He was wearing all black.
13700 block of Atlantis Street, property from residence
11800 block of Grand Commons Avenue, merchandise from business
13800 block of Metrotech Drive, food from business
4700 block of Quiet Woods Lane, 2012 Suzuki Colt