FCPD Weekly Recap for Friday, July 17


Date Covered: 07/10/2020-07/16/2020

Total Calls for Service: 7287

Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 238

Total Persons Experiencing Mental Health Crisis Calls for Service: 217

Total Crash Calls for Service: 413


No significant events reported


MISSILE INTO OCCUPIED DWELLING: 3500 block of Buckman Road, 7/13/20, 2:20 a.m. A homeowner heard what they thought were fireworks overnight. Later in the morning, bullet holes were discovered in an SUV along with shell casings on the ground. There were also bullet holes in two apartment windows. There were no reported injuries. 

ROBBERY/ATTEMPTED CARJACKING: 7500 block of Republic Ct, 7/15/20, 11:05 p.m. Three men confronted a food delivery driver. One of the men assaulted him and stole his personal property while the other two men got into his 2019 Toyota sedan. The men attempted to take the sedan but ran away when approached by a security guard who heard the commotion. The victim sustained minor injuries.

STOLEN AUTO: Richmond Highway/Janna Lee Avenue, 7/16/20, 2:25 a.m. Officers stopped a 2008 Chevrolet Impala that had been reported stolen. The driver, Trevian Smith-Richardson, 24, of Mechanicsville, was arrested and charged with receiving stolen property and an outstanding warrant for failure to appear for a misdemeanor offense was served.

SHOOTING: 7900 block of Janna Lee Avenue, 7/17/20, 12:11 a.m. Officers responded to the area for the report of gunshots and located a handgun and several casings nearby. Multiple vehicles were damaged from the shooting. The victim self-reported to the hospital for an apparent gunshot wound that was not life threatening.


ROBBERY: 8600 block of Westwood Center Drive, 7/14/20, 9:21 p.m. A man answered a knock at his door and was confronted by two individuals who assaulted him, stole his personal property and drove away. The victim sustained minor injuries.

COMMERCIAL ROBBERY: 2051 International Drive (Saks Fifth Avenue), 7/16/20, 12:27 p.m. An employee confronted two men inside the store who were attempting to leave with stolen merchandise. After one of the men displayed a handgun, they both left the store with the stolen merchandise and drove away.


ROBBERY: 3400 block of Lake Street, 7/11/20, 12:57 a.m. A man walking in the area was approached by a group of individuals who assaulted him, stole his personal property and ran away. There were no reported injuries.

TRAFFIC PURSUIT/DWI: Little River Turnpike/Old Columbia Pike, 7/11/20, 12:55 a.m. An officer attempted to stop a 2017 Acura sedan for a traffic violation and the driver refused to stop resulting in a pursuit. The driver eventually pulled into a parking lot and was taken into custody. Rover Hernandez Gomez, 20, of Annandale, was charged with driving while intoxicated, reckless driving, eluding and driving on a suspended license.

STOLEN AUTO: 5800 block of Columbia Pike, 7/13/20, 6:17 p.m. An officer located a 2004 Toyota Camry as it pulled into a parking lot that had previously been reported as stolen. Four juveniles were taken into custody. Charges are pending.


MALICIOUS WOUNDING: 12200 block of Laurel Glade Court, 7/17/20, 3:41 a.m. Officers responded to the area for two men who were found suffering from apparent stab wounds. Both victims were taken to a hospital; one of the victims sustained injuries that were initially life-threatening but later upgraded to non-life threatening while the second victim sustained injuries that were not life threatening.


No significant events reported


RECKLESS DISCHARGE: 6000 block of Liberty Bell Court, 7/10/20, 9:33 p.m. Officers responded to the area for an altercation between two men where a firearm was discharged into the air. There were no reported injuries. An Nguyen, 45, of Burke, was arrested and charged with willfully discharging a firearm in a public place. The other man involved, Joseph Austin, 20, of Maryland, was taken to a hospital for an unrelated medical concern and found to have an outstanding arrest warrant from another jurisdiction. Upon being discharged from the hospital, custody was transferred to a neighboring jurisdiction for service of the warrant.


No significant events reported




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This report is published every week, except county holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the week before; reports published on Friday cover the preceding Friday through Thursday.

The listed events are 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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