One Arrested, Two Wanted for Franconia Robbery
Franconia Police District – Detectives from the Major Crimes Division are investigating a commercial robbery that occurred at the LensCrafters store located at 6575 Frontier Drive, on Friday, August 19. At around 10:25 a.m., three women entered the store and stole 11 pairs of designer sunglasses. One of the suspects sprayed two employees with a chemical believed to be Mace or Pepper Spray. All three suspects fled the scene.
After a thorough investigation, detectives from the Major Crimes Division identified all three suspects involved in the case. On Wednesday, September 7, 2016, warrants were obtained for Tayna Lakrisha Gibson, 24, of Washington D.C. and Diamond Janay Fleming, 22, of Maryland for robbery and felony malicious bodily injury by means of any caustic substance or agent. Gibson and Fleming’s whereabouts are unknown.
On Thursday, August 28, warrants were obtained for Dominique Katherine Thompson, 26, of Maryland. She was arrested on Monday, September 12, 2016 for robbery and felony malicious bodily injury by means of any caustic substance or agent.
If you have any information about this crime or know the whereabouts of Gibson and Fleming, please contact Detective P. Cable at (703) 246-7800 or you may also contact Crime Solvers of Fairfax County by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477), via web-based email at http://www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or, text “TIP187” plus your message* to CRIMES (274637). Tipsters who provide their information through Crime Solvers are eligible for a cash reward of $100 to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest. Tipsters remain anonymous and never have to give their names or appear in court.
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