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WANTED: Man Follows, Exposes Himself To Shopper In Fairfax County TJ Maxx, Police Say WANTED: Man Follows, Exposes Himself To Shopper In Fairfax County TJ Maxx, Police Say
Wanted: Man Follows, Exposes Himself To Shopper In Fairfax County TJ Maxx, Police Say Police in Fairfax County are seeking the man who exposed himself to a victim at a store in Tysons. The man, pictured above, followed the shopper at a TJ Maxx store on the 8300 block of Leesburg Pike and exposed himself around 2 p.m. on May 25, county police said. The suspect then fled the store before police arrival. Officers were able to view security footage which showed the suspect following the victim and exposing himself. The suspect was described as a black man, 5’9” -5’11”, and in his 20’s.  Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to call…
Gas Pump Argument Ends In Murder: 38-Year-Old Man Gunned Down In Fair Haven, Cops Say Gas Pump Argument Ends In Murder: 38-Year-Old Man Gunned Down In Fair Haven, Cops Say
Gas Pump Argument Ends In Murder: 38-Year-Old Man Gunned Down In Fair Haven, Cops Say Police have released details in a gas pump killing of a 38-year-old man this week in Fairfax County. Arthur Edward Mann II was arguing with a black man in his 40s or 50s when the man shot him at the Citgo at 6241 Richmond Highway in Fair Haven around 6 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, county police said. The suspect left the scene before officers arrived and Mann was pronounced dead at the scene. The suspect is described as a Black male, approximately 5’6, 40-50 years old, with short hair, and a beard. The investigation is ongoing. Detectives are still investigating the circumstances that led u…
Victim Who Withdrew $10K From VA Bank Followed By NJ Man Who Stole It, Cops Say Victim Who Withdrew $10K From VA Bank Followed By NJ Man Who Stole It, Cops Say
Victim Who Withdrew $10K From VA Bank Followed By NJ Man Who Stole It, Cops Say Warrants have been issued for a pair from New Jersey and New York who police said targeted a victim who withdrew a large amount of cash at a Virginia bank. Pedro Bernal Montoya, 43, of New Jersey, and Antonio Ramos Acevedo, 33, of New York, watched as the victim took out $10,000 from a Springfield, VA bank on March 21, at 3:13 p.m., Fairfax County police said. Police did not say where in NJ or NY the men were from. They then followed the victim to a shopping center, where they broke into their vehicle and stole the money, police said. Detectives obtained warrants for Montoya and Acevedo&nb…
Woodbridge Motorcyclist, 32, Killed In Newington Crash Woodbridge Motorcyclist, 32, Killed In Newington Crash
Woodbridge Motorcyclist, 32, Killed In Newington Crash A 32-year-old motorcycle was killed in a Fairfax County crash over the weekend, police said. Cornell Parish III, of Woodbridge, crashed on Rolling Road near Delong Drive in Newington while riding his 2003 Honda 1300 just before 5:20 a.m. Sunday, May 12, county police said. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. Detectives believe that a BMW sedan may have been involved in the crash based on evidence found at the scene. Detectives are actively investigating the crash’s circumstances and if speed or alcohol were factors. Detectives would like to speak to anyone who may ha…
22-Year-Old Sterling Man Killed In Georgetown Pike Crash Was Speeding, Cops Say 22-Year-Old Sterling Man Killed In Georgetown Pike Crash Was Speeding, Cops Say
22-Year-Old Sterling Man Killed In Georgetown Pike Crash Was Speeding, Cops Say Police in Fairfax County have identified the 22-year-old driver killed in a crash on Georgetown Pike this week. Osman Elgamri, of Sterling, was operating a 2017 Lexus IS300 when he left the roadway and struck a tree at approximately 12:20 a.m. on Thursday, May 9, county police said. Detectives from our Crash Reconstruction Unit are investigating a fatal single-vehicle crash in Great Falls. Elgamri, the sole occupant of the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene. Preliminarily, detectives believe speed was a factor in the crash. Detectives are continuing to investigate to determine if a…
Abduction Charge For Baltimore Driver In Massive Springfield 'Street Takeover,' Cops Say Abduction Charge For Baltimore Driver In Massive Springfield 'Street Takeover,' Cops Say
Springfield Mixing Bowl Car Meet Arrests Police have announced the arrest of a Baltimore County driver in connection with a massive illegal car meetup where drivers antagonized officers in Fairfax County. Brandon Extecoc Santos, 20, of Parkville, was arrested on Friday, April 19, in connection with the "street takeover" Easter Sunday, Fairfax County police announced. Santos was charged with abduction, assault on a law enforcement officer, wearing a mask in public, and obstruction of justice. He was held in Baltimore County, Maryland pending extradition back to Fairfax County. Police did not detail his involvement in…
Creep Seeking Sex With Minor Makes 6th Arrest In Undercover Fairfax County Sting: Cops Creep Seeking Sex With Minor Makes 6th Arrest In Undercover Fairfax County Sting: Cops
Creep Seeking Sex With Minor Makes 6th Arrest In Undercover Fairfax County Sting: Cops A 26-year-old northern Virginia man has been arrested for trying to arrange sexual acts with a person whom he believed was a minor, authorities announced. Sattar Ahmed Khan was arrested at his Manassas home on Wednesday, April 17, by members of the Fairfax County Police Department's Child Exploitation Unit following their ongoing investigation in last month's traveler operation, police said. On April 3, police announced the arrests of five other men who came to Fairfax County looking for sex with a child they'd met online, but were instead greeted by police who swiftly took them into c…
Virginia Man Stabs Ex-GF Dead, Flees To DC: Police Virginia Man Stabs Ex-GF Dead, Flees To DC: Police
Virginia Man Stabs Ex-GF Dead, Flees To DC: Police A Virginia man is in custody after police say he stabbed his ex-girlfriend dead during an argument at her Maryland home on Tuesday morning, April 9. Kevin Derr, 50, of Alexandria, was charged with first- and second- degree murder and other offenses, in the death of Wendolyn McKoy, 47, Prince George's County police said. The two had been arguing at her home on the 5600 block of Lanteen Street in Lanham, bringing officers to the scene at around 11 a.m., the department said. That's when officers found McKoy suffering from multiple stab wounds. She was taken to a nearby hospital and pronou…
More Arrests Made In Massive Fairfax County Car Meet Where Drivers Taunted Cops More Arrests Made In Massive Fairfax County Car Meet Where Drivers Taunted Cops
Springfield Mixing Bowl Car Meet Arrests Police have announced additional arrests at a massive illegal car meetup where drivers antagonized officers in Fairfax County last weekend. Around 3 a.m. on Sunday, March 31, an officer saw several vehicles pull into a commercial parking lot in the 6600 block of Electronic Drive in Springfield where a large group of individuals were driving recklessly and in circles, police said. Another group of people surrounded the officer’s cruiser, and at least one attempted to remove the license plate from the vehicle as the others acted disorderly, police said.  The group prevented the off…
Shooting Suspect Wanted For Deadly Maryland Shooting Arrested In DC: Police Shooting Suspect Wanted For Deadly Maryland Shooting Arrested In DC: Police
Shooting Suspect Wanted For Deadly Maryland Shooting Arrested In DC: Police A suspect has been charged with fatally shooting a 43-year-old man near an apartment complex in Adelphi last week. Jamar Welch Sr., 36, of Takoma Park, was charged with first- and second-degree murder and other offenses, PGPD said Tuesday, April 2. He is accused of shooting Charles Dent of Hyattsville during an argument near the 1800 block of Metzerott Road in Adelphi around 6:45 p.m. on Saturday, March 23. Dent was found wounded from gunfire and pronounced dead at the scene. Welch was arrested in Washington DC, where he remains pending extradition to Prince George’s County. Anyone …
Chantilly Man, 33, Gunned Down In Maryland Chantilly Man, 33, Gunned Down In Maryland
Chantilly Man, 33, Gunned Down In Maryland A 33-year-old Virginia man was shot and killed in Maryland, and police are looking for those responsible. Cesar Benitez, of Chantilly, was gunned down on Ager Road in Hyattsville on Thursday, March 28, around 10:25 p.m., police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Detectives are working to determine a motive and identify a suspect(s). A reward of up to $25,000 is being offered for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. A GoFundMe for Cesar's family was launched with a goal of raising $15,000. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers onli…
Burglars Who Stole 6 Handguns From Richmond Highway Gun Store At Large Burglars Who Stole 6 Handguns From Richmond Highway Gun Store At Large
Burglars Who Stole 6 Handguns From Richmond Highway Gun Store At Large Authorities in Fairfax County are seeking the two men who broke into a gun store and stole six handguns. The incident happened just before 2 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 29, at H&F Arms in Hybla Valley on Richmond Highway, county police said. Security footage captured two masked men break into the business through the front door. They took six handguns and two airsoft pistols before leaving, police said. Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding this incident or others to call the detectives at our Mount Vernon District Station at 703-360-8400. Tips can also be submitted ano…
Women Went On Shopping Spree With Credit Cards Stolen From Fairfax County Gym Locker Room: Cops Women Went On Shopping Spree With Credit Cards Stolen From Fairfax County Gym Locker Room: Cops
Women Went On Shopping Spree With Credit Cards Stolen From Fairfax County Gym Locker Room: Cops A pair of Fairfax County women were arrested after police say they stole credit cards from locker rooms at local gyms and then went on shopping sprees. Sumaya Mendez, 30, of Lorton, was a member of OneLife Fitness on Old Keene Mill Road in Burke, and brought Rayan Hassan, 25, of Annandale, as a guest last month, Fairfax County police said. Between Jan. 24 and 29, multiple gym goers reported credit card thefts. Surveillance footage from multiple businesses captured both Hassan and Mendez using the stolen credit cards for purchases.  Hassan and Mendez were arrested this week, and c…
Five 'Rose Ruse' Home Burglaries Probed In Fairfax County: Police Five 'Rose Ruse' Home Burglaries Probed In Fairfax County: Police
Five 'Rose Ruse' Home Burglaries Probed In Fairfax County: Police Authorities in Fairfax County are investigating a series of home burglaries that begin with a woman holding a bouquet of roses. The first incident happened on Dec. 28 on the 900 hundred block of Dominion Reserve Drive in McLean, police said. In four of the incidents, a woman approaches the home with flowers and knocks on the door. When no one answers, she returns to an awaiting vehicle.  Then, two men force entry into the home and steal valuables. The items stolen from the homes include jewelry, cash, and purses, according to police.  "Rose Ruse" burglary timeline.…
Jogger Who Exposed Himself On Fairfax County Trail May Have Other Victims, Police Say Jogger Who Exposed Himself On Fairfax County Trail May Have Other Victims, Police Say
Jogger Who Exposed Himself On Fairfax County Trail May Have Other Victims, Police Say A jogger who put on a show for people frequenting a popular Fairfax County trail is facing charges for exposing himself, police say. Sean Maxwell, 53, was taken into custody over the weekend and charged after he was allegedly caught letting it all hang out for others enjoying the outdoors in Burke. According to police, at around 12:45 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16, officers from the Fairfax County Police Department were called to the intersection of Coffer Woods Court and Blincoe Court, when there were reports of a man running on a nearby trail who was exposing himself. The witness was able to…
Acid Tossed On Carjacking Victim In Tyson's Corner Was Actually Just Sour Candy: Cops Acid Tossed On Carjacking Victim In Tyson's Corner Was Actually Just Sour Candy: Cops
Acid Tossed On Carjacking Victim In Tyson's Corner Was Actually Just Sour Candy: Cops A 14-year-old boy who threw liquid sour candy on a carjacking victim has been arrested, but another suspect remains at large, police in Virginia said. Detectives from the Tysons Urban Team responded to a parking garage in the 7900 block of Tysons Corner Center in McLean around 6:20 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 12, Fairfax County police said. The man was sitting in his BMW X5 when he was approached by the teen and another juvenile, who knocked on his window. When the victim got out of his car, the juveniles threatened to throw “acid” on him, police said. One of the juvenile suspects entered the…
Police ID Body Found In Tent At Burke Lake Park Campsite, Person Of Interest Sought: Cops Police ID Body Found In Tent At Burke Lake Park Campsite, Person Of Interest Sought: Cops
Police ID Body Found In Tent At Burke Lake Park Campsite, Person Of Interest Sought: Cops Authorities in Fairfax County are looking for a man wanted in connection with the discovery of a  woman's body Rami El Sayed was identified as a person of interest after 40-year-old Cara Abbruscato was found dead in a makeshift tent at Burke Lake Park on Ox Road on Saturday, Sept. 30, county police said. Abbruscato, 40, had suffered trauma to her upper body. Fairfax County Fire and Rescue personnel pronounced her deceased on the scene. Police in early September said a woman with the same name had gone missing.  Update: Cara has been found and is safe. Thank you for sharing. …
Shooting Victim Found Outside MD Hotel Dies At Hospital: Police Shooting Victim Found Outside MD Hotel Dies At Hospital: Police
Shooting Victim Found Outside MD Hotel Dies At Hospital: Police Police are investigating after a 37-year-old man was shot and killed at a Maryland hotel.  Oxon Hill resident Demetric Martin died at an area hospital after being found suffering from gunshot wounds over the weekend at the La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham DC Metro Capital Beltway on Hampton Park Boulevard in Capitol Heights. Officers were called to the hotel at approximately 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 22 to investigate the shooting. Upon arrival, they found Martin outside of the building suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was rushed to an area hospital where he late…
Teacher Punches Student Who Turned Off His Computer In Fairfax County: Police Teacher Punches Student Who Turned Off His Computer In Fairfax County: Police
Teacher Punches Student Who Turned Off His Computer In Fairfax County: Police A teaching assistant has been charged in connection with the assault of a middle schooler in Fairfax County. Mohammad Abid, 58, of Lorton, allegedly struck the Walt Whitman Middle School student with a closed fist on his chin on June 9, Fairfax County Police said. On the day of the incident, the student was arguing with the Abid and turned the his computer off. Abid confronted the student, and the student came face-to-face with him, and flicked his glasses.  That's when Abid hit the student "with a closed fist" on the chin, and the student slapped Abid in his face with an open hand, p…
Rapist Dragged Woman To Wooded Area, Stood Over Her As She Called For Help In Falls Church: PD Rapist Dragged Woman To Wooded Area, Stood Over Her As She Called For Help In Falls Church: PD
Rapist Dragged Woman To Wooded Area, Stood Over Her As She Called For Help In Falls Church: PD Authorities in Fairfax County have released the composite sketch of a rape suspect who they say dragged a woman to a wooded area to sexually assault her last weekend. The suspect, depicted in a composite sketch above, stood over the woman, who was on the ground in a state of undress around 2:35 a.m. Sunday, June 11, on the 5900 block of Seminary Road in Falls Church, county police said.  The witness heard a disturbance in the area and called police. The suspect, however, fled toward Leesburg Pike.The victim sustained injuries that were non-life-threatening. Detectives found the victim…
Man Tried Raping Woman At Fairfax County Bus Stop: Police Man Tried Raping Woman At Fairfax County Bus Stop: Police
Man Tried Raping Woman At Fairfax County Bus Stop: Police Police have arrested a man who they say tried raping a woman at a Fairfax County bus stop this week. Okezie Boniface Erondu, 36, of Alexandria, approached the woman near a bus stop near on the 7900 block of Audubon Avenue Richmond Highway and Ladson Lane around 1:50 p.m. Tuesday, June 13, Fairfax County police said. The woman was able to fight the man off, and authorities used surveillance footage to help identify him as Erondu. Erondu was arrested without incident around 8:30 that night nearby. Detectives are asking anyone with information regarding this incident to call the Major Crimes…
Wild Police Pursuit Leaves Driver Dead In Fairfax County Wild Police Pursuit Leaves Driver Dead In Fairfax County
Wild Police Pursuit Leaves Driver Dead In Fairfax County A 39-year-old man was ejected from his car and killed after leading cross-county police pursuit in northern Virginia over the weekend. Ashton Robinson, of Culpeper, fled the scene of a DWI checkpoint in New Baltimore, in a 2011 Dodge Journey around 1:20 a.m. Saturday, April 22, the Fairfax County Police Department said. Robinson was pursued by deputies from the Fauquier County Sheriff's Office. As he entered Fairfax County heading east on Lee Highway and Bull Post Office Road in Chantilly when he tried to pass a 2020 Toyota Camry, officials said. Robinson struck the Camry, left the roadway…
Police Release Photos Of Creep Targeting Sleeping Sexual Assault Victims In Arlington Police Release Photos Of Creep Targeting Sleeping Sexual Assault Victims In Arlington
Police Release Photos Of Creep Targeting Sleeping Sexual Assault Victims In Arlington Investigators from the Arlington County Police Department are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a man who broke into a woman’s home and allegedly sexually assaulted her earlier this month. The department released two images of a man who was caught on surveillance video as they continue to attempt to track down a sexual assault suspect who gained access in the early hours of Sunday, April 2 in the Ballston-Virginia Square neighborhood. Police say that the incident was reported at approximately 4:15 a.m. on April 2 in the 3900 block of Fairfax Drive, and could potent…
Woman Found Dead In Car At Fairfax County Hospital, Video Captures Suspects: Police Woman Found Dead In Car At Fairfax County Hospital, Video Captures Suspects: Police
Woman Found Dead In Car At Fairfax County Hospital, Video Captures Suspects: Police Police have released videos of two men wanted in connection with the shooting death of a 33-year-old woman in Fairfax County. Brenda Ochoa Guerrero, of Alexandria, was found unconscious in the passenger's seat of car parked in the lot of Mount Vernon Hospital on Holland Road, around 10:45 a.m. on Thursday, April 13, Fairfax County police said. Ochoa Guerrero was pronounced dead at the scene with apparent trauma to the upper body, and was later found to have died of gunshot wounds. A review of surveillance footage (posted to the FCPD website) shows two men park Ochoa Geurrero's vehicl…
Shady Bus Drivers Are Trying To Pick Up Kids In Fairfax County, Police Say Shady Bus Drivers Are Trying To Pick Up Kids In Fairfax County, Police Say
Shady Bus Drivers Are Trying To Pick Up Kids In Fairfax County, Police Say UPDATE: No foul play was suspected in the Reston incident, authorities said. ORIGINAL STORY: Police in Fairfax County were probing reports of suspicious buses trying to pick up children. A short white bus with a blue stripe apparently tried to pick up a student at a bus stop on of Southington Lane in Reston, around 7:45 a.m. Thursday, April 13, county police said. A community member tried to speak with the driver but he shut the door and drove off. The driver was described as a white male with facial hair. Then, about ten minutes later, a similar incident involving a different bus was rep…
Body Of Alexandria Man Found Laying In District Heights Street Body Of Alexandria Man Found Laying In District Heights Street
Body Of Alexandria Man Found Laying In District Heights Street Police are offering a $25,000 reward for information in connection to the fatal shooting of an Alexandria man, authorities announced. The body of Richard Bentley, 33, was found laying in the 6200 block of Atwood Street in District Heights in the early morning hours of Monday, March 20 after Prince George's County Police were called to assist with a welfare check. Police say that Bentley's body was found with multiple gunshot wounds. Detectives are currently working to identify a suspect and motive for the crime, and are asking anyone with information to contact authorities immediately at&n…
Murder Suspect In Custody In DC For Fatal February Shooting In Capitol Heights: Police Murder Suspect In Custody In DC For Fatal February Shooting In Capitol Heights: Police
Murder Suspect In Custody In DC For Fatal February Shooting In Capitol Heights: Police Police say that a 21-year-old shooting suspect who was wanted for murder in Prince George’s County has been apprehended in Washington, DC and is facing multiple charges. Kareen Roshe Boyd, of DC, has been charged with murder and related charges for his role in a fatal shooting of Neeko Dukes, 21, in Capitol Heights in early February. At approximately 2:15 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 3, police say that officers were called to a home in the 1000 block of Balboa Avenue to reported homicide with one victim. Upon arrival, officers found Dukes inside of the home suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. …
Murder Suspect Marched To Jail By Fairfax County Police (VIDEO) Murder Suspect Marched To Jail By Fairfax County Police (VIDEO)
Murder Suspect Marched To Jail By Fairfax County Police (Video) Police investigators in Fairfax County got their murder suspect two months after the fatal shooting of a 26-year-old man late last year, authorities announced. Alexandria resident Malik Johnson, 22, was arrested by members of the Fairfax County Police Department’s Fugitive Track and Apprehension Squad for his alleged role in the death of Lorton native Jordan Summers in the 7900 block of Audubon Avenue. UPDATE: Man arrested for Dec. 5th homicide on Audubon Avenue. https://t.co/dcT3qyQvak pic.twitter.com/4bH5NqurGC — Fairfax County Police (@FairfaxCountyPD) February 10, 2023 Officials s…
Smooth, Calm Smash-Grab Jewelry Store Robber Wanted For Midday Heist In Springfield (VIDEO) Smooth, Calm Smash-Grab Jewelry Store Robber Wanted For Midday Heist In Springfield (VIDEO)
Smooth, Calm Smash-Grab Jewelry Store Robber Wanted For Midday Heist In Springfield (Video) Police investigators in Virginia have identified and charged a brazen smash-and-grab jewelry store robbery suspect who was caught on camera in the act as he targeted a Fairfax County business in broad daylight earlier this year. Lamont Marable, 25, of Maryland, has been identified as one of the armed robbers who robbed robbed Sonia Jewelry & Boutique Inc. on Backlick Road in Springfield in September and is now wanted on multiple charges. Specifically, a spokesperson from the Fairfax County Police Department said that Marable is now wanted for: Commercial robbery; Use of a firearm in…
Fairfax Teen Fatally Struck By Car Had Dreams Of Becoming Nurse, Loved Ones Say Fairfax Teen Fatally Struck By Car Had Dreams Of Becoming Nurse, Loved Ones Say
Fairfax Teen Fatally Struck By Car Had Dreams Of Becoming Nurse, Loved Ones Say Support was surging for the family of a 17-year-old Fairfax High School student struck and killed by a car this week. Lesly Diaz-Bonilla's dreams of being a nurse were cut short Wednesday, Nov. 16 when she was struck while crossing Columbia Pike from Barcroft View Terrace in Bailey's Crossroads just before 9 a.m., according to a GoFundMe launched for her family, and authorities. A westbound 2014 Toyota Camry struck the girl, but the driver has not yet been identified. Though the investigation remains ongoing, authorities say alcohol does not appear to be a factor.  Condolenc…
Police ID Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Infiniti Outside Crosswalk In Bailey's Crossroads Police ID Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Infiniti Outside Crosswalk In Bailey's Crossroads
Police ID Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Infiniti Outside Crosswalk In Bailey's Crossroads A woman who was struck and killed by an SUV in Bailey's Crossroads has been identified by authorities. Elise Ballard, 40, was crossing the street — outside of the crosswalk — at Leesburg Pike near Carlin Springs Road when she was hit by a westbound 2017 Infiniti QX60 around 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 26, Fairfax County police said the day after the crash. The driver then drove to a nearby parking lot. where they called for help, authorities said. Meanwhile, a second vehicle struck Ballard, police said. She was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say speed an…