Detectives Investigating Firearm Brandishing in Annandale

Mason Police District – Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a man who brandished a firearm in the parking lot of a local bar.

Officers responded to a report of a fight and weapon brandishing at “The Block,” located at 4219 John Marr Drive, shortly after midnight on Monday, April 17.

The fight had apparently taken place inside the bar; a man ran out into the parking lot, pulled out a gun and fired several shots. He left the scene on a motorcycle, and headed east on Little River Turnpike. No one was injured. No shots were fired inside the business.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect pictured, or with information is asked to contact Detective H.J. LaWalt at 703-333-3543, 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), or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

(Original post in the “FCPD RECAP” on April 17, 2017)

WEAPON DISCHARGE/BRANDISHING: 4200 block of John Marr Drive (The Block), 4/17/17, around 12:25 a.m. Officers responded for reports of a large fight at the restaurant. An investigation determined that a man had displayed a handgun while the party was dispersing and then fired several shots. No one was injured. The suspect was described as white, about 5 feet 9 inches tall, wearing a blue and white jacket and skinny jeans. The incident is under investigation.

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