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.
CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Date Covered: 08/23/16
Total Calls for Service: 1,305
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 14
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 35
Total Crash Calls for Service: 128
No significant events reported.
2200 block of Arlington Terrace, wallet from vehicle
7500 block of Richmond Highway, watch from vehicle
8200 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business
BURGLARY OF AN OCCUPIED DWELLING: 1700 block of Galloway Drive, 08/23/16, 10:15 p.m. A resident reported that he heard his garage door open and then proceeded to check the residence. The resident found his vehicle’s door open with the keys on the driver seat. The victim then saw a dark colored two-door Jeep leaving at a high rate of speed. Nothing was found to be missing. Narcotics and paraphernalia were found on the back patio which was left possibly by the suspects.
8400 block of Old Courthouse Road, liquor from business
BOMB THREAT: 6100 Arlington Blvd, 08/23/16, 12:03 p.m. An employee of the Target store received a call from a male stating that there was a bomb in the store. The store and surrounding area was checked for suspicious packages and persons. Nothing was found. Target’s asset protection employee advised that Target had recently received bomb threats nationwide.
6000 block of Crater Place, bicycle from residence
6200 block of Little River Turnpike, wine from business
INDECENT EXPOSURE: 11900 block of Freedom Drive, 08/23/16, 5:45 p.m. A woman was getting into her parked vehicle when a man exposed himself. The suspect was described as black, 30 to 35 years old, 5 feet 9 to 5 feet 11 inches tall. He was driving a white work van. There were no injuries.
11500 block of Hearthstone Court, bicycles from residence
9500 block of Leesburg Pike, items from vehicle
6600 block of Frontier Drive, phone from business
5800 block of Kingstowne Boulevard, wine from business
6600 block of Springfield Towne Center, merchandise from business
6600 block of Telegraph Road, purse from business
8100 block of American Holly Road, wallet from vehicle
9400 block of Mirror Pond Drive, wallet from vehicle
4400 block of Altura Court, puppy from residence
12300 block of Price Club Plaza, bags from vehicle