Help Us Identify a Suspect in a Theft Case

Franconia Police District – Officers at the Franconia District Police Station are investigating a case of theft. On Sunday, January 8, a man went into J.C. Penny, located in the Springfield Town Center and took property. Surveillance video captured images of the suspect (pictured).


The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 35 to 40 years old and around 6 feet 2 inches tall, 175 to 200 pounds with facial hair.

If you recognize this suspect, please contact Officer Maria Stecco at (703) 922-0889.

You are encouraged to contact police if:

  • You know anyone matching this description
  • You have seen this individual in your neighborhood
  • You have any information regarding this incident

Remember, the information you have, regardless of how trivial you feel it may be, could be the critical link in solving this case.

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 and/or closure. Tipsters never have to give their names, just the information.

We are asking anyone with information to contact the Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131 or Crime Solvers electronically by visiting or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637) or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477).

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