Category Archives: Mount Vernon Police District

Man Facing 11 Charges after Allegedly Stealing Medical Supplies from Hospitals, Selling them on eBay

A Gaithersburg man is facing a number of felony charges after an investigation revealed he stole medical kits from at least two hospitals and sold them online. Burke Slater, 52, has been charged with five counts of grand larceny, five counts of possessing stolen property with intent to sell, and one count of money laundering. Detectives say he is not

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Detectives Searching for Critical Missing Teen

Mount Vernon Police District — Detectives are asking for the public’s help to find missing 16-year-old Angelica Flores of the Alexandria area of Fairfax County.  We have been actively investigating since first receiving the missing persons report on February 17th. She was last seen in the City of Fairfax. Information developed today leads us to believe Flores may be in danger.

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Detectives Seeking Public’s Help in Identifying Bank Robbery Suspect

Mount Vernon District Station – Detectives from our Major Crimes Bureau are investigating a commercial armed robbery at M & T Bank, located at 7485 Mount Vernon Square Center. Around 12:35 this afternoon, a man entered the bank and passed a note to the teller announcing a robbery and implied he had a weapon. The clerk gave him an undisclosed

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Detectives Investigating after Stabbing and Shooting Incident

Mount Vernon District – Detectives are investigating after a stabbing and shooting in the 3500 block of Buckman Road in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County. Officers responded just before 10 last night for a report of a stabbing. When the officers arrived, they were directed to an apartment where another man was shot. Officers administered first aid until rescue

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Body Worn Camera Pilot Program Launching Monday, February 19; News Conference Tomorrow (Friday)

Our department will begin training and the rollout of our body worn camera pilot program next week. Ahead of the launch, we will be hosting a news conference tomorrow morning at our Public Safety Headquarters at 11. Chief Edwin C. Roessler Jr. will be joined by Major Christian Quinn and Captain Chantel Cochrane to discuss the pilot and answer questions.

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Homicide Detectives Investigating Discovery of Human Skeletal Remains

Mount Vernon Police District- Homicide and crime scene detectives are in the 2900 block of East Lee Avenue in the Alexandria area of Fairfax County after a construction crew discovered suspected adult skeletal remains. Around 10:15 this morning, the workers were in the process of cleaning up a wooded area next to a business under construction. They came across a

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UPDATE: Detectives Conduct Canvass for Possible Attempted Abduction Suspect

Mount Vernon Police District – Detectives from our Major Crimes Bureau will be canvassing tonight in an effort to gather more information about a possible attempted abduction of an 8-year-old girl last Wednesday. Our officers from the Mount Vernon District Station will also help pass out flyers to residents near Frye Road and Madge Lane in the Alexandria area of

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