Fairfax County Police Department News

Double Shooting, Hostage/Barricade Situation Ends in Use of Deadly Force

Double Shooting, Hostage/Barricade Situation Ends in Use of Deadly Force

Reston Police District – A man who shot and wounded two other men and held another man hostage in the Herndon area today (January 16) was fatally shot by officers after a two-hour barricade situation. Around 2:40 p.m., officers were called for a report of two men who had been shot. The victims drove themselves […]

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FCPD RECAP Friday, January 13

FCPD RECAP Friday, January 13

SULLY DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: 14300 block of Chantilly Crossing Lane, merchandise from business STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: 2300 block of Huntington Avenue, beer from business 8200 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business 7800 block of Stork Road, package from residence STOLEN VEHICLES: 6000 block of Richmond Highway, 1998 Ford […]

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Detectives Looking for Missing Teenager

Detectives Looking for Missing Teenager

Franconia Police District – Detectives are searching for a missing 16-year-old boy, Emerson A. Lopez Fugon. His mom reported him missing on Wednesday, January 11. He was last seen on Monday night (January 9). An investigation determined he left voluntarily so officers entered him as a missing runaway. Detectives took over the investigation and as […]

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Woman Charged with Felony Hit and Run

Woman Charged with Felony Hit and Run

McLean Police District – A 24-year-old woman has been charged with felony hit and run after striking a tow truck company employee at the Dominion Towing lot, 2810 Juniper Street, in Fairfax. Around 1:35 a.m. on Wednesday, January 11, the suspect walked onto the property, got into a car and started to drive away. As […]

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Suspicious Event in Fairfax Area; Driver Approaches Teen

Suspicious Event in Fairfax Area; Driver Approaches Teen

West Springfield Police District – Detectives were alerted to a suspicious event that involved a teenaged girl walking to a school activity. A 15-year-old Fairfax-area girl was walking in the 5000 block of Sideburn Road, in Fairfax, just before 5 p.m. to sports practice when a 1997 Toyota Corolla pulled up next to her. When […]

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Missing Teenaged Girl Could Be in Danger

Missing Teenaged Girl Could Be in Danger

Mason Police District – Detectives are searching for a 17-year-old girl they believe could be in danger. Venus Romero Iraheta, of Alexandria, was reported missing on Monday, January 9. Her mom reported her missing to the School Resource Officer (SRO) at Annandale High School. The SRO made efforts that morning to contact Romero Iraheta and […]

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Shot Fired Through Day Care Center Window; Nobody Injured

Shot Fired Through Day Care Center Window; Nobody Injured

Mason Police District – We were called to a day care center in the 5200 block of Leesburg Pike a short time ago, for the report of something having been thrown through a window of the day care center. Officers arrived and quickly determined that a bullet had been shot through the window. They immediately […]

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FCPD RECAP January 12, 2017

FCPD RECAP January 12, 2017

SULLY DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: None reported STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: 7200 block of Groveton Gardens Road, property from residence 6300 block of South Kings Highway, merchandise from business STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported MCLEAN DISTRICT STATION Detectives Investigating Fatal Crash in Vienna LARCENIES: 8500 block of Leesburg Pike, groceries from business 3000 […]

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FCPD RECAP January 11, 2017

FCPD RECAP January 11, 2017

SULLY DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: None reported STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported MOUNT VERNON DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: 2300 block of Huntington Avenue, beer from business STOLEN VEHICLES: None reported MCLEAN DISTRICT STATION LARCENIES: 9400 block of Blake Lane, cash from business STOLEN VEHICLES: 2000 block of Chain Bridge Road, 2011 Dodge Charger MASON DISTRICT STATION ATTEMPTED ROBBERY: […]

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Help Us Identify a Christmas Camera Crook

Help Us Identify a Christmas Camera Crook

West Springfield District Station – Detectives at the West Springfield District Police Station are investigating a burglary and theft from the District Camera and Imaging store. On December 25, 2016, a man broke into the business, located at 6025 Burke Centre Parkway and took over $70,000 of camera equipment. Surveillance video captured images of the […]

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Detectives Investigating Fatal Crash in Vienna

Detectives Investigating Fatal Crash in Vienna

McLean Police District – Officers were called to the scene of a crash in the 1500 block of Trap Road yesterday, just after 3 p.m. Once in the area, they found a 2007 Toyota Camry, with one occupant, 61-year-old Arsalos Cekci of Vienna, who was not breathing. Rescue personnel from the Fairfax County Fire Department […]

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UPDATE: Driver Charged in December 2 Fatal Pedestrian Crash

UPDATE: Driver Charged in December 2 Fatal Pedestrian Crash

Mount Vernon Police District – Crash Reconstruction detectives have placed charges in the December 2 fatal crash that occurred in the area of Richmond Highway and Frye Road. Yesterday, the lead detective obtained a magistrate summons charging the driver, Don K. Wong, of Alexandria, with failing to yield to a pedestrian. The summons was served […]

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Single-Vehicle Crash Results in Fatality

Single-Vehicle Crash Results in Fatality

Sully Police District – Officers responded to the report of a single-vehicle crash on Centreville Road near the intersection of Bradenton Drive, this morning shortly after 2 a.m. Once in the area, they found a white, 1987 Chevrolet van that had left the roadway and struck a tree. 43-year-old, Jose L. Merida, of Takoma Park, […]

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FCPD RECAP January 10, 2017

FCPD RECAP January 10, 2017

SULLY DISTRICT STATION COMMERCIAL BURGLARY/DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY: 4200 block of Airline Parkway (Dulles Meadows Swimming Pool), 1/9/17, around 9:30 a.m. An employee reported that after opening the business they observed damage to the property that had not previously been there. Initial investigation developed possible suspect information and the case is being actively investigated. LARCENIES: 4100 […]

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Update: Detectives Release Video of Grand Larceny Suspects

Update: Detectives Release Video of Grand Larceny Suspects

If you recognize these suspects, please contact Detective Matt Bestick at (703) 922-0894. You are encouraged to contact police if: You know anyone matching this description You have seen this individual in your neighborhood You have any information regarding this incident Remember, the information you have, regardless of how trivial you feel it may be, […]

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Help Us Identify a Suspect in a Theft Case

Help Us Identify a Suspect in a Theft Case

Franconia Police District – Officers at the Franconia District Police Station are investigating a case of theft. On Sunday, January 8, a man went into J.C. Penny, located in the Springfield Town Center and took property. Surveillance video captured images of the suspect (pictured). The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 35 to […]

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FCPD WEEKEND RECAP January 9, 2017

FCPD WEEKEND RECAP January 9, 2017

SULLY DISTRICT STATION ARMED ROBBERY: 13400 block of Lee Highway (Shell), 1/6/17, around 3:34 p.m. A 30-year-old victim reported that a man entered the store, displayed a handgun and demanded cash. The suspect left on foot and was described as Hispanic, 25 to 30 years old, about 5 feet 5 inches tall and 130 to […]

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Update to Double Shooting on Okla Drive; Decedent Identified

Update to Double Shooting on Okla Drive; Decedent Identified

As detectives  continue their investigation into yesterday’s double shooting on Okla Drive, they have identified the deceased woman as 51-year-old Donna Pentek. The 53-year-old man who was shot, remains in the hospital but his injuries are now considered non-life-threatening. Detectives are attempting to piece together a chronology of the events that led to the shooting.  […]

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