Daily Blotter October 6, 2016
Motor Carrier Safety Officers conducted commercial vehicle inspections today near Springfield Town Center. They inspected 22 vehicles, found 73 violations, with 24 being out of service violations. 10 summonses were issued and 12 vehicles were placed out of service. We appreciate everyone’s cooperation as we strive to keep Fairfax County roads safe!
‘Coffee With a Cop’ is taking place in several jurisdictions tomorrow! Follow our Twitter account @fairfaxpolice and Facebook to find the location nearest you. No agenda, no speeches, just a chance to ask questions, voice concerns and get to know the officers in your community.
Pence Gate in Mount Vernon/Route 1 area will be closed for construction for about six weeks. Expect major traffic delays. Build time into your schedule and find alternate routes, if possible.
CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY
Date Covered: 10/5/16
Total Calls for Service: 1309
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Crisis Calls for Service: 25
Total Domestic-Related Calls for Service: 24
Total Crash Calls for Service: 124
There will be a sobriety checkpoint in the Reston Police District tomorrow, October 7 between 11:15 p.m. and 2:15 a.m. Please drive sober and stay safe!
14400 block of Pittman Court, wallet from vehicle
1600 block of Belle View Boulevard, beer from business
2300 block of Huntington Avenue, beer and gloves from business
8800 block of Old Colony Way, driver’s license from vehicle
6900 block of Randolph Macon Drive, wallet from vehicle
7300 block of Richmond Highway, beer from business
5700 block of Wood Lawn Green Circle, watch from residence
1900 block of Chain Bridge Road, cell phone from residence
2900 block of Harrison Road, wallet from vehicle
7100 block of Leesburg Pike, liquors from business
No significant events reported.
No significant events reported.
GRAND LARCENY/ARREST: 5700 block of Kingstowne Blvd (Kohl’s), 10/5/16, 2:36 p.m. Police were called for a report of two women allegedly concealing merchandise. Further investigation revealed that the suspects had retrieved various items, taken them into a dressing room, and placed them in bags. Loss prevention officers approached the suspects and notified police. Ana Esperanza Zevallos, 19, of Springfield was released on a petit larceny summons. Palmer Alexander Stewart, 20, of Springfield was arrested, transported to the adult detention center and charged with grand larceny and possession of burglarious tools.
SHOOTING INTO AN OCCUPPIED DWELLING: 7900 Timarand Ct, 10/6/2016, 12:01 a.m. Officers responded to the area for a suspicious noise or what appeared to be the sound of gun shots. Further investigation revealed several suspected bullet holes in the house. No one was injured. The investigation is in the preliminary stages and continues to determine whether this incident is connected to similar cases. Previous blog post: https://fcpdnews.wordpress.com/2016/09/14/crime-solvers-case-of-the-month-shots-fired-into-vehicles-and-dwelling/
ROBBERY: 6400 Edsall Rd, 10/6/2016, 12:58 a.m. Police responded to a report of an alleged robbery of a delivery driver. The delivery company was contacted by a man who ordered food. Once the delivery driver arrived in the area he was flagged down by a man who then displayed a handgun, took food, cash and fled the area. The suspect was described as black, 20-30 years of age, 5 feet 10 inches to 6 feet, medium length dreads, black baseball cap, black t-shirt and black pants.
6400 block of Edsall Road, beer from business
7700 block of Gunston Plaza, merchandise from business
5800 block of Kingstowne Boulevard, clothing from business
PURSUIT WITH ARREST: Lorton Rd and Workhouse Road, 10/5/2016, 10:43 a.m. An officer attempted to stop a car for a traffic violation and the car sped off. It was located abandoned on Barrow Furnace Lane. The suspect was located in Prince William County a short time later and identified as Zulaikha Mughal, 23, of Woodbridge, who was charged with felony speed to elude.
10800 block of Hampton Road, property from vehicle
7700 block of Huntsman Boulevard, cell phone from business
13000 block of Fair Lakes Shopping Center, video games from business
11900 block of Palace Way, merchandise from business
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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.
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