Category Archives: Domestic Violence

Hope Cards Come to Fairfax County as Domestic Violence Awareness Month Begins

As we honor October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month, the Fairfax County Police Department in partnership with the Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office, the Fairfax County Juvenile and Domestic Relations Court and other community partners have joined more than 5 dozen jurisdictions in Virginia in offering the Hope card to victims of domestic violence who have obtained longer term protective orders.

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Man In Custody Following Domestic Related Homicide

McLean Police District – A man is in custody following a domestic related homicide that occurred early this morning in the Falls Church section of Fairfax County. Officers responded shortly before 1 a.m. to the 2300 block of Watters Glen Court for a domestic dispute. Upon their arrival they found Christopher Bellini, 59, suffering from apparent stab wounds. Officers rendered

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Man in Custody Following Domestic-Related Homicide in Herndon

Reston Police District – A man is in custody following a domestic-related homicide that occurred early this morning in the Herndon area of Fairfax County. Officers responded to a home in the 12800 block of Lady Fairfax Circle shortly after 3 a.m. for the report of a disturbance. Officers found 53-year-old Blanca Turcios, of Herndon, with multiple gunshot wounds to

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Domestic Assault Ends with Suspect Taking Own Life

West Springfield Police District – A Springfield man is dead this evening after an investigation shows he assaulted his wife with a hatchet and took his own life using a chainsaw. Officers responded to the 7500 block of Springfield Hills Drive shortly before 3:30 this afternoon for an assault with weapon call stemming from a domestic dispute. They found the

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UPDATE: Suspect Charged in Centreville Domestic Violence Barricade

Sully Police District: 41- year-old Kevin Lamont Blyther was arrested last night following a barricade situation in the 14500 block of Golden Oak Road in Centreville. Blyther refused commands to surrender and was taken into custody around 9:15 p.m. He was taken to a local hospital for precautionary reasons prior to going to the Adult Detention Center, where warrants were

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