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.
Police Explorer (Youth) Program: Seeking New Recruits, Registration Only Happens Once a Year: One informational session, called a “First Nighter,” was held on Monday, September 19. Nearly two dozen potential candidates attended. Two more sessions are planned in the coming weeks. We look forward to meeting more of our community’s youth and share details on becoming a Police Explorer!
Two more First Nighter sessions will be held at 7 p.m. on the following upcoming Mondays:
- TODAY: September 26 at Police Headquarters in Fairfax: 4100 Chain Bridge Road, A-level conference room
- October 3 at West Potomac High School in Alexandria
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.
WEEKEND CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Dates Covered: Friday, September 23 through Sunday, September 25
Total Calls for Service: 4,821
Total Domestic-Related Calls for Service: 101
Total Mental Health-Related Calls for Service: 59
Total Crash Calls for Service: 316
Several officers in the McLean Police District participated in a DWI checkpoint on Friday, September 23, from 11:15 p.m. to 2:15 a.m. 665 cars were screened, with seven summonses issued, to include one DWI arrest. Additionally, one driver was arrested on an outstanding warrant and another was charged with possession of marijuana. Thanks for driving safely.
On Thursday, September 22, officers from the Sully District Station and members of the Traffic Division conducted alcohol beverage control (ABC) compliance checks at stores in the Sully District. This operation was part of an ongoing alcohol beverage control (ABC) enforcement campaign. Fairfax County Police Department cadets, dressed in plain clothes and under 21 years old, entered ABC licensed stores without identification and attempted to purchase alcoholic beverages. The cadets were instructed ahead of time to provide his true age to any cashier who inquired. If the illegal sale of alcoholic beverages took place, a uniformed officer would place the appropriate charge.
Fourteen stores were checked. Two charges were made at the following locations:
7-Eleven, 14515 Lee Jackson Memorial Highway, in Chantilly
Tio’s Market, 14215Q Centreville Square, in Centreville
In addition to the above arrests, a man outside a business in the 14200 block of Centreville Square offered to buy a cadet alcohol after the clerk refused to do so. The man was charged with purchasing alcoholic beverages for a person not entitled to possess.
6200 block of Multiplex Drive, cell phone from residence
6000 block of Union Mill Road, cell phone from residence
POSSESSION OF STOLEN PROPERTY/ARREST: Backlick Road/Richmond Highway, 9/23/16 around 5:52 p.m. Two men were arrested for being in a stolen car after an officer was dispatched to assist a disabled motorist on the roadway. The officer determined the car was stolen from another state, called for backup and took the driver and passenger into custody. Gajuan Carter, 20, of Newark, N.J., and Rashawn Logan, 18, of Irvington, N.J., were taken to jail and charged with possession of stolen property.
COMMERCIAL ROBBERY: 2200 block of Huntington Avenue, 9/24/16 between 9:25 and 9:40 a.m. An investigation determined two men entered the business, one of them displayed a gun and demanded money from the clerk, a 30-year-old woman. The suspect allegedly pushed the victim, took an undisclosed amount of cash from a drawer then both suspects ran out of the store to a car waiting nearby then fled the area. Both suspects were described as black, with their faces covered. One suspect was about 5 feet 11 inches tall and 195 pounds, wearing a black T-shirt and blue jeans; the other was about 5 feet 6 inches tall and 155 to 170 pounds. The vehicle was described as a silver, four-door. The victim did not require medical attention.
3000 block of Furman Lane, cash from residence
2300 block of Huntington Avenue, property from business
7900 block of Janna Lee Avenue, cell phone from residence
5800 block of North Kings Highway, cash from business
6600 block of Richmond Highway, wallet from business
7300 block of Richmond Highway, beer from business
7900 block of Richmond Highway, property from business
7800 block of Ridge Crest Drive, camera from vehicle
8200 block of Russell Road, wine from business
3300 block of Southgate Drive, ring from residence
6500 block of Virginia Hills Avenue, prescription and sunglasses from business
8600 block of Venoy Court, 2011 Toyota Corolla
1900 block of Chain Bridge Road, property from business
7200 block of Evans Mill Road, CDs from residence
6900 block of South Ridge Drive, tools from residence
8100 block of Tysons Corner Center, laptop computer from business
PREVENT SOMEONE FROM SUMMONING LAW ENFORCEMENT/BURGLARY WITH INTENT TO COMMIT ASSAULT/DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY/ASSAULT/ARREST: 3000 block of Patrick Henry Drive, 9/24/16 around 2:53 a.m. Police responded to an unknown situation at a home. They encountered one man holding down another man on the floor. An investigation determined earlier in the night, a 39-year-old man had gone to the home to talk to a former acquaintance, a 33-year-old woman, who lived there. She refused to speak to him. When he refused to leave, she tried to call police, but the suspect allegedly grabbed and broke her phone. The victim got into her car, and as she was leaving, the suspect broke the window. The victim returned home a short time later. Then, as her husband returned home, he saw the suspect outside and an argument began. The victim heard the commotion and opened the door. The suspect allegedly forced his way into the home; the husband rushed in to stop him and was able to subdue him. Officers arrested Casimiro Gabarrete Gabarrete, of Laurel, Md. He was taken to jail and charged with burglary with the intent to commit assault, prevent another person from summoning law enforcement services and two counts each of destruction of property and assault. The female victim did not require medical attention; the male victim was taken to a local hospital and treated for minor injuries.
ROBBERY: 7800 block of Rectory Lane, 9/24/16 around 8:20 p.m. An investigation determined a 36-year-old man was outside when two men approached. At least one of the suspects displayed a small knife and grabbed the victim’s cell phone then ran away. Both suspects were described as black, in their 20s, wearing dark-colored clothing. One suspect was about 6 feet tall and 170 pounds; the other about 5 feet 5 inches tall and 140 pounds. The victim did not require medical attention.
5700 block of Columbia Pike, cash from business
6500 block of Columbia Pike, items from residence
6500 block of Columbia Pike, license plate from vehicle
3600 block of Forest Drive, license plates from vehicle
6200 block of Little River Turnpike, cash from business
6200 block of Little River Turnpike, merchandise from business
7400 block of Little River Turnpike, beer from business
3700 block of Merrimac Trail, cash and wallet from vehicle
5700 block of Seminary Road, cell phone from business
3500 block of South Jefferson Street, property from business
7300 block of Wayne Drive, cash from residence
ROBBERY: 13200 block of Parcher Avenue, 9/23/16 around 5:25 a.m. An investigation determined a 36-year-old woman was walking when she heard someone call out to her from behind. When she turned around, a man assaulted her and took her wallet, then fled. The suspect was described as black, between 18 and 20 years old, about 6 feet 1 inch tall and 160 pounds. He wore a black hoodie and black pants. The victim did not require medical attention.
12600 block of Fantasia Drive, property from residence
1100 block of Morning Wood Lane, property from residence
5600 block of Bellington Avenue, property from vehicle
3200 block of Hatcher Street, electronic device from vehicle
6600 block of Loisdale Road, shoes from residence
8200 block of Terminal Road, catalytic converter from vehicle
8100 block of Willow Dale Court, license plate from vehicle
12200 block of Fairfield House Drive, wallet from vehicle
13900 block of Metrotech Drive, tablet from residence
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