FCPd Weekly Recap for Friday, August 28

CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY:

Date Covered: 08/21/2020-08/27/2020

Total Calls for Service: 7,194                                            

Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 211   

Total Persons Experiencing Mental Health Crisis Calls for Service: 227

Total Crash Calls for Service: 448

SULLY DISTRICT STATION

No significant events reported

MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION

COMMERCIAL BURGLARY: 8501 Richmond Highway (Ojos Restaurant), 8/23/20, 3:58 a.m. A man entered the business overnight and took cash and property. Employees recognized the man and called police after he returned to the business later in the day. Fernando Castellano-Melendez, 19, was arrested and charged with burglary.

COMMERCIAL BURGLARIES: 8700 block of Richmond Highway, 8/23/20, 7:15 a.m. Several businesses to include Chevron, El Paso and Go Cell were broken into overnight. Property and cash were taken from Chevron and El Paso. Nothing was reported missing from Go Cell.

ROBBERY: 2700 block of Fort Drive, 8/25/20, 12:44 a.m. A man reported being in a nearby park with an acquaintance when he was approached by a man. The suspect displayed a knife, demanded money and assaulted the victim. The victim was taken to a hospital for injuries that were not life threatening.

MCLEAN DISTRICT STATION

COMMMERCIAL ROBBERY: 8075 Leesburg Pike (Liljenquist and Beckstead Jewelry), 8/22/20, 5:25 p.m. A man entered the business, approached an associate and asked to try on jewelry. The man attempted to leave with the jewelry and was confronted by an employee. A second suspect intervened and both suspects assaulted the employee and ran away with the merchandise.

MASON DISTRICT STATION

ROBBERY: 7400 block of Little River Turnpike, 8/28/20, 1:40 a.m. The victim was riding his bicycle when he was approached by two men who assaulted him. The men took personal property and ran away. No significant injuries were reported.

RESTON DISTRICT STATION

MISSLE INTO AN OCCUPIED DWELLING: 2200 block of Saunders Drive, 8/22/20, 6:55 p.m. A homeowner heard a loud bang and found the glass of his front door shattered. Investigation revealed a metal fragment lodged between two panes of glass.

UNLAWFUL DISCHARGE: 12000 block of Laurel Glade Court, 8/24/20, 10:36 p.m. Officers responded to a report of possible gun shots. Investigation revealed that two men were in the area when one of the men fired a gun several times. No damage or injuries were reported.

FRANCONIA DISTRICT STATION

ROBBERY: 7200 Bona Vista Court, 8/26/20, 4:09 a.m. A man reported he arrived home when he was approached by a man in the driveway who assaulted him, took cash and ran away. No significant injuries were reported.  

WEST SPRINGFIELD DISTRICT STATION

No significant events reported

FAIR OAKS DISTRICT STATION

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.

Note: Information contained in the FCPD RECAP is generally based on initial reports made to the police department. Follow-up investigations may reveal different or additional information.

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