Detectives Asking for Public’s Help After Burglary Attempt

McLean District Station – Detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who attempted to burglarize a home in the 1300 block of Alps Drive in McLean. He attempted to force entry without success. The incident occurred on July 10 around 2 a.m. The suspect is an older black male, approximately 6 feet tall, with a heavy build.

Anyone with information regarding these incidents are asked to call the McLean District Station at 703-893-0886. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through Crime Solvers by visiting http://www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org, or calling 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). They can also be sent in via text by texting “TIP187” plus the message to CRIMES (274637). Text STOP to 274637 to cancel, or HELP to 274637 for help. Message and data rates may apply. Anonymous tipsters are eligible for cash rewards of $100 to $1000 if their information leads to an arrest.