Category Archives: Sully Police District

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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Homicide Victim Identified as 17-year-old from Centreville

Sully Police District – Our homicide detectives were able to confirm the identity of the body found in Centreville on Wednesday as 17-year-old Matthew Ortega, during an autopsy at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. The autopsy results are pending. Due to the ongoing criminal investigation, at this point we are only confirming Ortega died as a result of

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Homicide Detectives Tentatively Identify Body Found in Centreville

Sully Police District – Homicide detectives have tentatively identified the victim in yesterday’s homicide as a juvenile. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner is conducting an autopsy. Detectives are working closely with them to confirm his identity. With the new state law, we are prohibited from providing almost any information at all unless parental consent is provided. This law went

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Detectives Asking for the Public’s Help to Identify a Homicide Victim

Sully Police District – Detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying the homicide victim found in the 13000 block of Jeb Stuart Square in Centreville. At 5:17 this morning, officers responded to the area after a delivery driver saw a body lying in the street with upper body trauma. Medics arrived and pronounced him dead at the scene. No

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Sports Coach Arrested in Chantilly for Sex Offenses

Sully District – A Manassas man is facing several charges for sending sexually explicit messages to a minor. Detectives from the Child Exploitation Unit arrested 26-year-old Joshua Schroeder on Saturday morning around 10 for three counts of solicitation of a minor and one count of attempted contributing to the delinquency of a minor. On February 5, a School Resource Officer took

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Charges Filed Against Driver Who Caused Serious Crash in Herndon Area; 7 Remain Hospitalized

Sully Police Station –  A Prince George’s County man is facing multiple felony charges this afternoon following a crime spree and serious collision in the Centreville area. Brandon Stefon Vinson, 28, of Adelphi remains in the hospital today, as does a woman and five children who were also hospitalized after last night’s crash. The suspect is charged with carjacking, speed

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