FCPD RECAP January 11, 2017

SULLY DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

None reported

STOLEN VEHICLES:

None reported

MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

2300 block of Huntington Avenue, beer from business

STOLEN VEHICLES:

None reported

MCLEAN DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:

9400 block of Blake Lane, cash from business

STOLEN VEHICLES:

2000 block of Chain Bridge Road, 2011 Dodge Charger

MASON DISTRICT STATION

ATTEMPTED ROBBERY: 7800 block of Heritage Drive, 1/2/17 around 11:45 p.m. Two men attempted to rob a 56-year-old woman. The victim and a passenger were driving in the 7800 block of Heritage Drive when a car drove up beside her and caused her to stop. Two men exited; one of them displayed a gun and demanded money. The passenger began honking the horn and the two suspects fled in their car. One suspect was described as black or Middle Eastern, with a light complexion and about 5 feet 6 inches tall, with a thin build. He was wearing a black jacket. The other suspect could only be described as wearing an orange jacket. This incident was not reported until January 10. The victim did not require medical treatment.

LARCENIES:
7200 block of Arlington Boulevard, merchandise from business

5500 block of Leesburg Pike, merchandise from business

8700 block of Leroy Place, camera from residence

3500 block of South Jefferson Street, laptop computer from business

STOLEN VEHICLES:

None reported

RESTON DISTRICT STATION

BURGLARY W/APPREHENSION: 1700 block of Lake Shore Crest Drive. 1/10/17, 11:26 p.m. The homeowner was awakened by their dog barking. He went to investigate and discovered that a window was raised and the screen was off. He then saw a man walking away from his house, toward a nearby lake. Officers set up a perimeter and K9 established a track to a nearby building. The suspect was seen on surveillance video and was eventually located and identified. The arrestee, 43-year-old, Bruce Engelberg, of no fixed address, was taken to the Adult Detention Center and charged with attempted burglary.

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Bruce Engelberg

LARCENIES:

None reported

STOLEN VEHICLES:

None reported

FRANCONIA DISTRICT STATION

LARCENIES:                

6100 block of Franconia Road, property from vehicle

STOLEN VEHICLES:

None reported

WEST SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT STATION

ROBBERY: 7400 block of Little River Turnpike. 1/10/17, 7:23 a.m. A man entered the Shell Gas Station and made a purchase. When the clerk opened the cash register, the suspect produced a knife, took an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and ran out. The clerk was not injured. K9 and Fairfax 1 responded to help with the search. The suspect was described as black, in his 20s, 6 feet to 6 feet 5 inches tall, around 180 pounds. He was wearing all black clothing, sunglasses and a knit cap.

LARCENIES:

7700 block of Backlick Road, purse from vehicle

7800 block of Backlick Road, wallet from residence

8100 block of Braddock Road, wallet from business

7300 block of McWhorter Place, necklace from residence

7600 block of McWhorter Place, checks from residence

9300 block of Meadow Crossing Way, cash from residence

6900 block of Spelman Drive, property from residence

7400 block of Tomcris Court, wallet from vehicle

STOLEN VEHICLES:

None reported

FAIR OAKS DISTRICT STATION

SKIMMING DEVICE: 14000 block of Lee Jackson Memorial Highway (Exxon), 1/10/16 around 8:12 p.m. Officers responded for a report of financial skimming devices found inside two gas pumps. Financial Crimes and Crime Scene detectives responded and collected them. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENIES:

11600 block of Fairfax Commons Drive, cash from vehicle

STOLEN VEHICLES:

None reported

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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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