FCPD WEEKLY RECAPS FOR FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 19
Date Covered: 11/12-11/18/2021
Total Calls for Service: 7,984
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 212
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Health Crisis Calls for Service: 193
Total Crash Calls for Service: 659
LINKS TO MAJOR CASES
No events to report.
STABBING: 8400 block of Richmond Highway, 11/15/21, 7:16 p.m. After a verbal altercation, a 55-year-old man from Alexandria, produced a knife and cut the victim. The victim was transported to the hospital with injuries that were deemed non-life threatening. Warrants for malicious wounding were obtained for the Alexandria man. This was not a random act, and the offender was known to the victim.
ROBBERY: 7400 block of Richmond Highway, 11/16/21, 1:30 p.m. While investigating an assault, a 31-year-old man from D.C. ran from the scene and ran to a nearby car dealership. At the dealership, he forcefully removed keys from the victim and stole a 2007 Dodge Caliber. No injuries were reported. Warrants for robbery have been obtained against the 31-year-old man.
ATTEMPTED COMMERCIAL ROBBERY: 2253 Huntington Avenue (Checks Cashed), 11/17/21, 6:43 p.m. A man entered the business, implied he had a weapon, and attempted to take merchandise. No injuries were reported.
LARCENY/ BRANDISHING WEAPON (KNIFE)/ ASSAULT ON LAW ENFORCEMENT: 6303 Richmond Highway (Walmart), 11/17/21, 7:07 p.m. Officers responded to the location for a man who took merchandise and was threatening people with a large knife. When the first officer arrived, the 35-year-old man of Alexandria, was outside the business with the knife. Initially, the man refused to obey the commands and approached the officer aggressively with the knife. A CEW was deployed to safely take the man into custody. No injuries were reported, and the man was charged with larceny, brandishing a weapon, and assault on a law enforcement officer.
ATTEMPTED CARJACKING: Pole Road and Sacramento Drive, 11/19/21, 12:02 a.m. The victim, a for-hire driver, dropped off his passenger at his requested destination. The passenger, a 26-year-old man from Alexandria, requested the victim to remain at that location so he could have an additional ride. When the man returned, he displayed a handgun and demanded the victim’s vehicle. The victim was able to drive away and was not injured. The man was located near the scene and arrested for robbery.
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY: 1955 Chain Bridge Road (Mobil), 11/18/21, 1:30 a.m. Someone forced entry into the business and took merchandise.
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY: 8124 Old Dominion Drive (Exxon), 11/18/21, 1:40 a.m. Someone forced entry into the business and took merchandise.
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY: 2084 Chain Bridge Road (Shell), 11/18/21, 1:58 a.m. Someone forced entry into the business. No merchandise was taken.
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY: 8121 Old Dominion Drive (Sunoco), 11/18/21, 2:30 a.m. Someone forced entry into the business and took merchandise.
No events to report.
No events to report.
BRANDISHING/ RECKLESS DISCHARGE: 2000 block of Norton Road, 11/12/21, 5:50 a.m. Several minutes after hearing a gunshot, the victim heard a vehicle alarm going off. The victim found a man standing next to the vehicle. The man pointed a firearm at the victim before running away. The victim noticed that his family member’s vehicle had been shot. No injuries were reported.
RECKLESS DRIVING: Kingstowne Shopping Center, 11/13/21, 11: 45 p.m. Officers were called to the area for reports of 100-200 cars driving recklessly with a large crowd gathered. Officers worked to disperse the crowds. Two minor crashes occurred. No injuries were reported. Officers are working through the investigation, reviewing any video and photo evidence.
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY: 6400 Backlick Road (Sunoco), 11/16/21, 2:17 a.m. Two men forced entry into the business and took merchandise.
No Events to report.
ROBBERY: 14000 block of Thunderbolt Place, 11/12/21, 9:25 p.m. A 21-year-old man from Chantilly assaulted the victim with pepper spray and took property. The man left the area on foot, but officers were able to apprehend him in the area. No injuries were reported. The man was charged with robbery. This was not a random act, and the offender was known to the victim.
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 or 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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