Category Archives: West Springfield Police District

UPDATE : Music Teacher Arrested for Indecent Liberties against Children; Additional Charges Obtained, Defendant Found Dead.

West Springfield Police District – This past April, a 56-year-old Annandale music teacher was arrested and charged with eight felony counts of indecent liberties by a custodian for sexually abusing two former students. Detectives from our Major Crimes Bureau began their investigation in May 2018 when a juvenile disclosed being inappropriately touched by Jeffery Cummins over a period of several

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Detectives Asking for Public’s Help in Theft and Fraud Ring

West Springfield Police District- Detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying a pair of suspects who target purses left in parked cars. The pair are believed to have committed similar crimes up and down the East Coast. The couple tend to use the stolen credit cards at Apple, Best Buy and Target stores. Detectives are asking anyone who recognizes

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Detectives Ask for Help Identifying Duo in Salon Theft

West Springfield Police District- Detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying a pair responsible for a larceny at the Sally Beauty Supply Store in the 6000 block of Burke Commons Road in Burke earlier this month. The woman entered the store distracting the clerk and then signaled to a man who was waiting outside. The man quickly entered the

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Detectives Make Arrest in 1999 Armed Attack of Woman in Burke

West Springfield Police District –  A Fairfax County man is in custody for a 1999 abduction of a woman in the Burke area. This morning, detectives from our Fugitive Taskforce with the assistance of the Hyattsville City Police Department arrested 67-year-old Allen Lewis Buracker at his workplace in the 2900 block of Belcrest Drive in Hyattsville, Maryland. Detectives from our

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Detectives Asking for Witnesses to Serious Pedestrian Crash

West Springfield Police District – Detectives are looking to speak with anyone who may have witnessed a crash involving a pedestrian Sunday night.  A 19-year-old Springfield man was hit in the 8800 block of Hooes Road around 11:25 p.m. The man was hit by a 2013 Nissan Altima while walking in the crosswalk of the southbound lanes. The driver stopped

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Five Juveniles Charged with Child Pornography

West Springfield Police District – Five juveniles are facing charges for illicit images of teenage girls found on a social media account. The five boys all live in Fairfax, with two attending Robinson Secondary School, two attending Lake Braddock Secondary School, and one attending W.T. Woodson High School. On Feb. 13, two victims from Robinson High School told their school

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Fatal Crash in Lorton

West Springfield Police District- A man died as a result of injuries from a crash that occurred at the intersection of Ox Road and Hooes Road in Lorton around 8:40 p.m. last night.  Our Crash Reconstruction Detectives have preliminarily determined that Brian Beyreuther, 45, of Lorton, was driving a 2018 Ford Escape making a left turn from Hooes Road to

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