Category Archives: pursuit

Driver taken into custody after ramming two police cars

Franconia Police District – A Washington D.C. man is facing multiple charges after leading officers on a dangerous pursuit, and ramming into two police cars. Yesterday afternoon, around 4:50 p.m., an officer noticed a car driving recklessly and at a high rate of speed near the intersection of Little River Turnpike and Columbia Rd.  The officer tried to stop the

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38 Mile Long Pursuit Ends with Arrest of Attempted Homicide Suspect

Fair Oaks Police District – An attempted homicide suspect is behind bars today, thanks in part to the License Plate Reader program. 29-year-old Robert David Sheets, of Quarryville, Pennsylvania, was wanted in connection with an attempted homicide on August 14, in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. Early Sunday morning Sheets was driving west on Interstate 66, in a 2007 Ford Edge, when

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Vehicle Pursuit Ends with Arrest

McLean District- Officers attempted to make a traffic stop on a Ford SUV, for an equipment violation around 9 tonight. The driver of the vehicle disregarded the officers and went speeding into the Tyson’s Corner shopping area. Officers were able to use the Precision Immobilization Technique (P.I.T.) to stop the vehicle. As a result of the P.I.T. the vehicle rolled

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Pursuit of Stolen Car Ends in Crash

Mount Vernon Police District – An investigation is underway after the pursuit of a stolen car ends with a crash. Shortly before 10 p.m. yesterday, an officer attempted to stop a stolen car in the area of Richmond Highway and Reddick Avenue, in Alexandria. The driver took off northbound on Richmond Highway and a pursuit began. A Precision Immobilization Technique

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Man Charged in Tuesday’s Pursuit from Tysons Corner

McLean Police District – Brandon Forrest, 30, of Washington D.C., was arrested and charged in Tuesday’s pursuit from Tysons Corner that ended on I-395 and Washington Boulevard. After the officers concluded their investigation, Forrest was taken to the adult detention center where he was charged with possession of stolen property with the intent to sell and two counts of grand

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UPDATE: Pursuit Suspect Named; Charges Obtained

The motorcyclist involved in the traffic pursuit yesterday evening (Friday, November 11) was Anders N. Kinsler, 20, of Sterling. He was charged with reckless driving and eluding police by a Fairfax County officer. The officer initially attempted to stop the motorcycle for not having  registration displayed on the vehicle. No mug shot is available. (Original release 11/11) Lengthy Traffic Pursuit

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