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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Virginia Department of Transportation will be milling and paving on Guinea Road, reducing it to one lane, alternating between Braddock Road and Route 236 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. for the next few weeks. Stay alert and follow officers’ direction. They will be in the work zone for safety.
Join Mount Vernon District Station tonight, September 13, at 7 p.m. for their monthly community engagement meeting. Sergeant Joe Furman and his K-9, Danno, will be presenting.
Want to know what motivates a burglar? Come to Sully District Station tomorrow, Wednesday, September 14, at 7:30 p.m. for their monthly community engagement meeting, and hear officers talk about burglary crime trends and why someone may want to break into your home.
WEEKEND CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Dates Covered: 9/12/16
Total Calls for Service: 1,212
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 30
Total Mental Health Related Calls for Service: 18
Total Crash Calls for Service: 130
There will be a sobriety checkpoint this Saturday, September 17, in Mount Vernon District from 11:30 p.m. to 2:30 a.m. Please drive sober.
4900 block of Stonecroft Boulevard, property from residence
ROBBERY: 6700 block of Richmond Highway, 09/13/16, 10:24 a.m. Police responded to a report of a man who entered a business, approached two employees, displayed a handgun, and took an undisclosed amount of cash. He fled on foot towards Tower Drive, while police were arriving on-scene. Multiple resources responded to assist and attempted to locate the suspect. The suspect was described as black, about 6 feet tall, wearing a light gray shirt, black jeans, and a black hat with a red stripe. The victims did not require medical attention.
ROBBERY: 6300 block of Richmond Highway, 09/12/16, 5:47 p.m. A man reported that while he was in the parking lot, an unknown man approached him, displayed a knife, and demanded cash. The suspect took cash and fled on foot. He was described as white, approximately 30 years old, about 5 feet 5 inches tall, 150 pounds, wearing a blue shirt, blue jeans, and carrying a dark backpack. The victim did not require medical attention.
1600 block of Belle View Boulevard, cash from residence
8400 block of Benecia Court, bicycles from residence
7900 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business
8200 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business
3000 block of Monticello Drive, wallet from business
8100 block of Strawberry Lane, laptop computer from vehicle
6100 block of Arlington Boulevard, cash from business
6100 block of Arlington Boulevard, watches from business
No significant events to report.
6100 block of Declaration Square, wallet from vehicle
5500 block of First Statesman Lane, laptop computer from vehicle
7900 block of Cluny Court, equipment from business
12300 block of Lee Jackson Memorial Highway, electronic device from vehicle
4600 block of West Ox Road, tools from vehicle