The Daily Blotter September 1, 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

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Back-to-School Safety Reminders for Drivers and Pedestrians of All Ages

Homicide Updates

Update – FBI Releases Wanted Poster for the Suspect in this Robbery

10th Annual K-9 Krawl 5K

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CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY

Date Covered: 08/31/16

Total Calls for Service: 1,468

Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 17

Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 23

Total Crash Calls for Service: 154

ALCOHOL ENFORCEMENT

Officers from the Operations Support Bureau conducted grant-funded DWI patrols on Wednesday, August 31. Two arrests were made for DWI and 19 summonses were issued.

THE FAIRFAX COUNTY POLICE DEPARTMENT “STOP IMPAIRED DRIVING CAMPAIGN” (LABOR DAY WEEKEND 2016)

Phase 1 DUI Saturation Patrol, Thursday, September 1

Phase 2 DUI Saturation Patrol, Friday, September 2

Phase 3 Sobriety Checkpoint with MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Driving) Saturday, September 3, in the Franconia Police District

SULLY DISTRICT STATION

MISSILE INTO OCCUPIED DWELLING: 13900 block of Baton Rouge Ct, 09/01/16, 1:24 a.m. Residents were inside their townhouse when they heard what they thought was the sound of gunshots. Further investigation revealed that bullets struck the residence. There were no injuries. Detectives have reason to believe that this is not a random act. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENIES:

6700 block of Jenny Leigh Court, wallet from residence

14300 block of Nandina Court, bicycle from residence

MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION

BURGLARY: 7100 block of Vantage Drive. 8/31/16, 3:45 a.m. A resident reported that someone entered the residence and took property. There is no suspect information.

LARCENIES:

8200 block of Ackley Street, bicycle from business

8200 block of Russell Road, beverages from business

7800 block of South Down Road, purses from vehicle

3400 block of Wessynton Way, wallet from residence

3900 block of Woodhue Place, bicycles from residence

MCLEAN DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

8400 block of Lee Highway, phone from business

8200 block of Leesburg Pike, cash from residence

2800 block of Merrilee Drive, cash from business

8200 block of Spring Leaf Court, cash from vehicle

MASON DISTRICT STATION

SUSPICIOUS EVENT: 3400 block of Holly Road. 8/31/16, 10:29 a.m. The Consumer Reporting Agency was alerted to suspicious activity on a client’s credit card account. They subsequently contacted an employee of the Exxon gas station on Holly Road asking him to check the status of their gas pumps. In doing so, the employee found what is believed to be a “Skimming” device attached to one of the pumps. The police department was contacted and detectives from the Major Crimes Division, Financial Crimes Section are conducting an investigation.

LARCENIES: 

6100 block of Arlington Boulevard, merchandise from business

3300 block of Highland Lane, cash from vehicle

5500 block of Seminary Road, laptop computer from residence

RESTON DISTRICT STATION

TRESPASSING: 700 Bennett Street, Herndon High School. 8/31/16, 12:42 a.m. FCPS Security received multiple motion alarms from inside the school. Police patrol officers set up a perimeter around the outside of the school and a K9 team responded to check the inside of the building. A 17-year-old male was located inside the school and found to be in possession of a set of interior door keys to the school. He was placed under arrest. Fairfax County Fire Department rescue personnel responded to treat the juvenile for a dog bite. He was released to his parents. Criminal petitions are pending.

BURGLARY: 2400 block of Clover Field Circle. 8/31/16, 3:50 a.m. A resident reported that someone entered the residence and took property. There is no suspect information.

LARCENIES:

1800 block of Cameron Glen Drive, charger from residence

FRANCONIA DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

5800 block of Kingstowne Boulevard, beer from business

5800 block of Kingstowne Center, wallet from business

6500 block of Springfield Towne Center, phone from business

WEST SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

4300 block of Carmelo Drive, license plate from vehicle

FAIR OAKS DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

3800 block of Highland Oaks Drive, cash from business

13900 block of Metrotech Drive, cash from business