Category Archives: Crime

Detectives Investigating Centreville Shooting

Sully Police District – Detectives are investigating a shooting last night in a parking lot near Old Centreville Road and Flamborough Road.  The victim left the area in a car and was found near the intersection of Paddington Lane and Bolton Road with a gunshot wound to his upper body after calling 911 just before 6:00PM.  He was taken to

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Detectives Asking for Public’s Help Identifying Suspect Involved in Bank Fraud

Can you help us identify this suspect? This woman broke into a car in the Lorton area on September 8.  A few days later, she used the victims information and withdrew several thousand dollars from her bank account. If you recognize the suspect, or have information about this crime, please contact Detective C. Burbrink at 703-922-0894. Tips can be submitted

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Detectives Asking for Public’s Help Identifying Suspects Using Stolen Credit Cards

Can you help us identify these suspects? Several credit cards were stolen from a vehicle in the Kingstowne area. This happened last week on Tuesday, October 9. The suspects used the stolen credit cards to purchase prepaid gift cards at a Harris Teeter store in Arlington County. If you recognize the suspects, or have information about this crime, please contact

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Shopping Center Units and Tysons Urban Team Nails Fraud Scheme

Two men are facing charges after shopping center units along with the Tysons Urban Team (TUT) received a tip that they were fraudulently purchasing high end merchandise. A store employee notified officers after the pair tried to make a purchase and the card was declined. Officers investigated the tip and learned the two men were using fake identifications, fraudulent credit cards

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Can You Identify These Suspects?

Mason Police District – Detectives are asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects responsible for breaking into a vacant home on property owned by Fairfax County Park Authority. There have been five reported incidents at John C. and Margaret K. White Gardens, a 13-acre park in the Falls Church area of Fairfax County since last October. In each case,

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Reston Man Arrested for Killing his Dog in 2017

  A 61-year-old Reston man is facing several charges stemming from a 2017 incident in which his dog was found deceased at an archery range. Officers responded to the private Northern Virginia Archers Club Range, adjacent to Fountainhead Regional Park, on July 15 of last summer after someone called to report they found a deceased dog that appeared to have

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UPDATE: 18-Year-Old Arrested in Centreville Homicide

    Sully Police District – Homicide detectives identified and arrested a suspect in the murder of 17-year-old Matthew Ortega on February 14 in Centreville. Around 1 this afternoon, 18-year-old Uriel Josaphat Espinosa Cruz, of Fairfax, was arrested for murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a felony. He is being held at the Adult Detention Center

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