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.
Two informational sessions, called a “First Nighter,” were held on Monday, September 19 and Monday, September 26. Nearly two dozen potential candidates attended the first meeting; a total of 26 were in attendance on Monday.
A third, and final, session will be held next week. We’ve had a great turnout so far and look forward to meeting another engaging and interested group of our community’s youth and share details on joining the Police Explorer program!
- 7 p.m., October 3 at West Potomac High School, 6500 Quander Road, in Alexandria
CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Date Covered: 9/27/16
Total Calls for Service: 1,323
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 21
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 24
Total Crash Calls for Service: 139
6800 block of Cedar Loch Court, license plates from vehicle
3900 block of Westfax Drive, catalytic converters from vehicles
ABDUCTION/SIMPLE ASSAULT: 2600 block of Arlington Dr. 9/27/16, 1:53 p.m. A 41-year-old woman was loading a cart with cleaning supplies when she noticed an unidentified man motioning to her. She initially ignored him and then the man approached her, grabbed her and pulled her a short distance before the victim was able to break free. She was not injured and the suspect fled to an adjacent wooded area. The victim used her cell phone to quickly call police. Patrol, motor officers, K9 and Fairfax 1 responded and located the suspect a short distance away. He was positively identified and arrested. Ishmile Conteh, 20 of Grumman Place in Alexandria, was charged with abduction and assault.
SKIMMER DEVICE: 8600 block of Richmond Hwy. 9/27/16, 2:35 p.m. A gas station employee noticed unusual marks on one of the pumps. Upon further investigation, he determined that a “skimming device” was attached to the pump. He immediately called police and the investigation is underway. A skimming device can be used to fraudulently capture customer financial information.
5800 block of Cameron Run Terrace, cell phone from business
1900 block of Elkin Street, wine from business
7400 block of Mount Vernon Square Center, merchandise from business
7300 block of Richmond Highway, tools from vehicle
1800 block of Kirby Road, jewelry and documents from residence
7400 block of East Moreland Road, sunglasses from vehicle
6200 block of Little River Turnpike, merchandise from business
11600 block of Chesterfield Court, tools from vehicle
11600 block of Plaza America Drive, glasses frames from business
1800 block of Campus Commons Drive, 2011 Lexus IS350
7300 block of Dunston Street, license plates from vehicle
7200 block of Little River Turnpike, merchandise from business
8300 block of Bark Tree Court, cash from residence
7800 block of Heritage Drive, wine from business
5500 block of Swift Current Court, cell phone from business
13500 block of Apple Barrel Court, purse from residence
12300 block of Lee Jackson Memorial Highway, bag from vehicle
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