FCPD WEEKLY RECAPS FOR FRIDAY, MARCH 4
CALLS FOR SERVICE SUMMARY:
Date Covered: 2/25-3/3/22
Total Calls for Service: 7,849
Total Domestic Related Calls for Service: 219
Total Persons Experiencing Mental Health Crisis Calls for Service: 185
Total Crash Calls for Service: 579
LINKS TO MAJOR CASES
COMMERCIAL BURGLARIES: 7144 (Clifton Café), 7137 (La Bella Luce Antiques), and 7137-B (Senator Barker’s Office) Main Street, 3/3/22, 9:20 a.m. A 40-year-old North Carolina man forced entry into the three businesses and took property. Officers located the man in one of the businesses. He was charged with burglary, trespassing, petit larceny, and intentionally damaging property. An additional outstanding warrant was also served.
ROBBERY: 5900 block of Richmond Highway, 3/1/22, 11:50 p.m. Two men approached the victim in a parking lot, assaulted him and took property. No injuries were reported.
BRANDISHING: 8200 block of Russell Road, 3/3/22, 10:45 a.m. A 43-year-old Alexandria man approached the victim after a previous altercation. The man displayed a firearm and pointed it at the victim prior to leaving the scene. Warrants were obtained for the man.
No events to report.
SHOOTING: Leesburg Pike and Row Street, 2/26/22, 4:13 a.m. The victim was in his vehicle and stopped at a traffic light, when a driver in a Toyota pulled up beside him. The occupant of the Toyota displayed a handgun and began shooting at the victim. The victim’s vehicle was damaged by the gunfire. No injuries were reported.
ROBBERY: 2300 block of Soapstone Drive, 3/1/22, 3:50 p.m. The victim was walking on the sidewalk, when he was approached by four men. The men displayed handguns and demanded the victim’s property. The victim was able to run from the suspects, and no items were taken. No injuries were reported.
SHOOTING: 2200 block of Castle Rock Square, 3/2/22, 11:17 p.m. Officers were called to the location after several community members heard gunshots. When police arrived, they found numerous cartridge cases and property damage to a building. Surveillance footage recovered nearby shows a man walking towards the building firing multiple rounds before walking away. No injuries were reported.
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY: 6134 Brandon Avenue (A&D Pharmacy), 3/3/22, 2:05 a.m. Three men forced entry into the business and took merchandise.
COMMERCIAL ROBBERY: 8212 Gunston Corner Lane (Antonelli’s Pizza), 3/1/21, 9:53 p.m. A man entered the business, attempted to take an employee’s property, and assaulted him. The man walked behind the counter, discharged the firearm inside the business, took property and ran away. The employee was treated for injuries considered not life threatening related to the assault.
ROBBERY: 5900 block of Bridgetown Court, 3/4/22, 1:30 a.m. A man approached the victim, assaulted him, and took property. The victim was treated for injuries that were not considered life threatening. This does not appear to be a random act.
No events to report.
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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