Category Archives: Animal Cruelty

Detectives Assume Investigation Following Last Week’s Fire in Franklin Farms

Fair Oaks Police District – A Herndon man is facing five felony charges after an overnight fire that destroyed a single family home on Friday. Officers responded shortly before 4 a.m. for a report of a disturbance in the 13500 block of Coates Lane and arrived to find the home fully engulfed in flames. Officers encountered Rogerio Ribeiro, 52, of

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Animal Protection Police Seeking Public’s Help with Animal Cruelty Case

McLean Police District – Animal Protection Police Officers from our Animal Services Division are asking for the public’s help in identifying the person(s) responsible for the recent deaths of two puppies. Officers were called to the 1900 block of Gallows Road in Vienna on Monday, March 11 around 11 in the morning when the deceased puppies were found next to a

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McLean Man Arrested After Killing Dog

McLean Police District – A 41 year-old McLean man is facing four charges related to the death of his dog. Robert Hutchins was charged after officers were called to the 1600 block of Spring Gate Drive on Tuesday morning when residents reported a trail of blood leading to his apartment door. While performing a welfare check, officers located Hutchins and

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