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Detectives Arrest Man in Home Improvement Scam Targeting the Elderly

Mason Police District- A 49-year-old man is facing charges related to the financial exploitation of an elderly woman. Detectives from our Criminal Intelligence Division were alerted earlier this year to suspicious banking activity being conducted by Michael Johnson, of Annandale. Detectives uncovered multiple high value deposits originating from elderly persons. Their investigation revealed Johnson targeted mentally incapacitated persons and offered to

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Arrest Made Related to Series of Gas Station Robberies

Sully Police District – A 31-year-old man is facing several robbery charges following an investigation of four commercial robberies at gas stations since Jan. 23. Eric Thompson, of Chantilly, was charged with four counts of robbery, as well as an outstanding robbery warrant on an unrelated case.  Our detectives were able to connect the following robberies where a knife was

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UPDATE: Man Who Showed Explicit Video to Teen Arrested

Mount Vernon District Station – A 38-year-old Alexandria man is in custody after we received a tip identifying the suspect in the incident that occurred at the Goodwill store in the 6200 block of Richmond Highway on Sunday. Our dispatch center received a call from an observant community member who recognized him from the photos we released on Monday. Officers

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UPDATE: Additional Charges for Man Caught Unlawfully Filming in Fitting Rooms

Detectives from our Major Crimes Bureau have identified three additional victims recorded in dressing rooms over the holidays. Over 100 videos were found on the phone of 39-year-old Mumtaz Rauf. Rauf, of Alexandria, was arrested for unlawful filming of a minor December 24th after officers were called to the Forever 21 clothing store based on a complaint by an observant

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Fairfax Man Arrested on Five Counts of Child Pornography

Fair Oaks Police District – An 18-year-old is facing charges for illicit images of teenage girls found on a file sharing account. Ergi Masati, of Fairfax, was arrested Oct. 23, 2018 for five counts of possession of child pornography. On Sept. 10, 2018, a school resource officer at Westfield High School received an anonymous letter, which provided information on two DropBox

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UPDATE: Two Men In Custody for 2016 Homicide in Alexandria Area of Fairfax County

Mount Vernon Police District – Two Washington, D.C. men are in custody today after detectives linked them to the murder of Tarreece Sampson on May 20, 2016. Our officers were called to the 6000 block of Richmond Highway at 2:20 a.m. for a report of a man who had been shot. Sampson was found with a gunshot wound to the upper

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Update: Wanted Man Arrested After Escape

Mount Vernon District – Jaquan Ross is now in custody after a joint effort by our Fugitive detectives, Mount Vernon Neighborhood Patrol Unit, K9 Unit, and SWAT team. The 27-year-old was arrested around three this morning in an apartment in the 7900 block of Richmond Highway. He was still wearing our handcuff on his right wrist. For ongoing updates, please

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