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.
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WEEKEND CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Dates Covered: 9/2/16 – 9/5/16
Total Calls for Service: 5,081
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 153
Total Mental Health Related Calls for Service: 97
Total Crash Calls for Service: 324
Nine Fairfax County officers and seven Virginia State Troopers participated in a DWI Checkpoint on Saturday, September 3. Four arrests were made for DWI and three were charged with refusal to submit to a breath test.
No significant events reported.
FOOT PURSUIT/RECOVERED FIREARM: 7900 block of Janna Lee Avenue. 9/2/16, 5 p.m. Two men standing near a car, fled at the sight of approaching Neighborhood Patrol officers who were conducting saturation patrols. One man had an active arrest warrant and was quickly apprehended. The second man was apprehended later that evening and found to be in possession of illegal narcotics. A subsequent search of a related vehicle yielded two handguns; one with an illegal, extended magazine. Both suspect’s names are being withheld due to the ongoing investigation.
ATTEMPTED ROBBERY/MALICIOUS WOUNDING: A man was hit in the back of the head with a small landscape brick. The suspect attempted unsuccessfully to remove the victim’s wallet from his pocket. The victim refused medical attention. The suspect was described as a Hispanic, in his 30s. He was wearing no shirt, tan shorts and flip flops.
PURSUIT W/APPREHENSION: 6400 block of Richmond Highway. 9/5/16, 1:06 a.m. A patrol officer attempted to stop a BMW motorcycle being operated in a reckless manner. The rider of the motorcycle refused to stop and a pursuit ensued. The motorcycle crashed on Jeff Todd Way and the rider fled on foot. He was apprehended a short time later with the assistance of a K9 team. The suspect, 34-year-old, Vincent Jones, received a dog bite from the K9. He was transported to a local hospital for treatment and then transferred to the Adult Detention Center where he was charged with felony speed to elude and hit and run.
No arrest photograph was available at the time of this posting.
BURGLARY: 7600 block of Richmond Highway. 9/2/16, 3:14 a.m. Officers responded to an alarm at the DTLR clothing store. Upon arrival, they found the front door glass had been broken out. The manager arrived and reported that nothing appeared to have been taken. The investigation continues.
BURGLARY: 8700 block of Richmond Highway. 9/5/16, 4:44 p.m. Complainant reports that someone entered the business and removed a cash register containing an undisclosed amount of cash. From video footage inside the business, the suspects appear to be three black males, mid-teens to early 20s, 5 feet 6 to 5 feet 8 inches tall, around 150 pounds. They were all wearing dark clothing. The investigation continues.
BURGLARY: 8700 block Richmond Highway. 9/5/16, 5:55 p.m. Complainant reports that someone broke into the business and took a cell phone. No suspect description at this time.
4200 block of Buckman Road, tools from vehicle
7500 block of Great Swan Court, items from residence
7200 block of Harrison Lane, clothing from business
2400 block of Midtown Avenue, bicycles from residence
3200 block of Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, tire from vehicle
2600 block of Popkins Lane, items and cash from vehicle
6300 block of Richmond Highway, cell phones from business
6300 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business
6700 block of Richmond Highway, earphones and cash from business
7800 block of Richmond Highway, wig from business
8000 block of Richmond Highway, bicycle from business
8200 block of Richmond Highway, cash from residence
3900 block of Sonora Place, license plates from vehicle
6300 block of South Kings Highway, wallet from business
8500 block of Richmond Highway, 2005 Ford F350 truck
8600 block of Village Square, 1995 Cadillac Deville
ROBBERY: 1961 Chain Bridge Road. 9/3/16, 7:43 p.m. A loss prevention officer at the Hollister store in Tysons, observed a man conceal merchandise in a foil-lined bag and leave the store without paying. The loss prevention officer followed the suspect, identified himself and told the suspect to drop the merchandise. Instead, the suspect threatened and assaulted the loss prevention officer and fled. Fairfax County officers located and apprehended the suspect a short distance away. He was charged with robbery, assault, possession of burglarious tools and providing false identification to law enforcement. He was transported to the Adult detention Center and held on no bond.
No arrest photo available at the time of this posting.
RECKLESS DISCHARGE OF A FIREARM: 8605 Westwood Center Drive. Officers were dispatched to a large fight at the Babalu Lounge. A man was observed in the parking firing several rounds from a handgun and there were numerous fights reported. K9 teams responded, along with patrol and Fairfax 1. Several people were charged with being drunk in public. The suspect who allegedly discharged the firearm is still outstanding. There is no description, but the investigation continues.
8100 block of Boone Boulevard, cash from residence
7500 block of Colshire Drive, cell phone from business
1500 block of Cornerside Boulevard, wallet from business
7800 block of Enola Street, cash from business
2900 block of Gallows Road, laptop computer from business
2000 block of International Drive, wallets from business
8300 block of Leesburg Pike, wallet from residence
2800 block of Merrilee Drive, cell phone from business
2200 block of Pimmit Drive, license plate from vehicle
6500 block of Columbia Pike, items from vehicle
6500 block of Columbia Pike, jewelry from business
6500 block of Columbia Pike, license plate from vehicle
6500 block of Cypress Point Road, bag from vehicle
6300 block of Evangeline Lane, GPS from vehicle
6400 block of King Louis Drive, bicycle from residence
5500 block of Leesburg Pike, merchandise from business
6200 block of Little River Turnpike, merchandise from business
6500 block of Little River Turnpike, merchandise from business
3100 block of Readsborough Court, jewelry from residence
8500 block of Leesburg Pike, 2015 Nissan Altima
1700 block of Business Center Drive, watch from business
13100 block of Curved Iron Road, cash from residence
1800 block of Cameron Glen Drive, wallet from residence
2500 block of James Monroe Circle, cash from residence
1800 block of Library Street, 2005 Audi A4 sedan
ROBBERY/BURGLARY: 7000 block of Brocton Court. 9/4/16, 9:06 p.m. A man was walking home and saw four people sitting in a vehicle. The man was struck from behind and his wallet and cell phone were removed from his pocket. The victim ran to his home and the suspects followed; forcing their way into his home. Another struggle took place inside the home before the suspects fled. The victim did not require medical attention. The suspects were described as three black females and an unknown race male. The apparently fled in an older gray, Toyota sedan.
STOLEN MOPEDS/PURSUIT W/APPREHENSION: Backlick Road/Beverly Lane. 9/4/16, 9:42 p.m. A vehicle tampering was dispatched, where two mopeds were involved and then fled from police down a trail, when a traffic stop was attempted. A few hours later, the mopeds were found again and fled when another traffic stop was attempted. Midnight officers on department owned, off-road motorcycles, found two mopeds doing donuts in the middle of a soccer field, at Hooes Road Park. The officers attempted to stop them and they drove away. The officers on dirt bikes kept a visual on the mopeds; while calling in their locations to patrol. Fairfax 1was overhead and assisted in directing officers to the suspects who were taken into custody. Both mopeds were found to be stolen. Officers will seek petitions for both moped operators, who were juveniles.
BURGLARY: 6700 block of South Van Dorn Street. 9/3/16, 1:32 p.m. An employee of the business reported that someone entered the business and took and undisclosed amount of cash. No suspect description was available at the time of this posting.
6300 block of Abilene Street, cash and credit cards from vehicle
6500 block of Amherst Avenue, bag from residence
7500 block of Aspen Park, bag from vehicle
7500 block of Aspen Park, laptop computer from vehicle
6600 block of Backlick Road, wallet from business
7400 block of Blackford Street, cash from residence
5200 block of Cather Road, items from vehicle
6100 block of Franconia Road, ring from residence
10500 block of Gunston Road, phone from business
5900 block of Kingstowne Towne Center, wallet from business
7200 block of Old Keene Mill Road, beer from business
6600 block of Springfield Towne Center, merchandise from business
7700 block of Viceroy Street, coins from vehicle
8500 block of Barrington Court, bicycle from residence
9000 block of Brook Ford Road, bicycles from residence
9000 block of Burke Centre Parkway, wallet from business
6000 block of Burke Commons Road, clothing from business
7800 block of Heritage Drive, beer from business
4600 block of Holborn Avenue, money from business
7300 block of Little River Turnpike, debit card and cash from business
5600 block of Ravenel Lane, items and cash from vehicle
8000 block of Rolling Road, license plate from vehicle
5300 block of Sideburn Road, license plate from vehicle
UNLAWFUL ENTRY: 12900 block of New Parkland Drive. 9/4/16, 12:20 a.m. A resident reported someone entered his garage and removed property from his vehicle. There was no suspect description.
12300 block of Lee Jackson Memorial Highway, cash from residence
4000 block of Majestic Lane, liquor from business
9900 block of Vale Road, cash from business