Crime Report

Crime Report

<lst>The following incidents were reported to the City of Fairfax Police Department.

<cal1>Arson Fire

<cal2>10818 Fairchester Drive / Lawn Doctor – On Dec. 13, at 3:30 p.m., the fire department was dispatched to a fire at the business. The police responded to assist. Upon arrival, they found that a dumpster was set on fire near the building. The City Fire Marshal's Office is investigating the case.


<cal2>9688 Main St. / Wendy’s – On Dec. 12, at 2:46 p.m., officers responded to the business for a report of a subject with a gun. Officers arrived, located a subject standing outside, and noticed the handle of a gun in the suspect’s waistband. The suspect was ordered to the ground. The suspect first refused the officer’s orders and became argumentative. The suspect eventually laid on the ground where he was taken into custody. The suspect was found to be a 15-year-old male from the Fairfax area. He was arrested and taken to the Fairfax County Juvenile Intake Center where a petition was obtained charging him with Brandishing a Firearm within 1,000 feet of a school and Possession of Tobacco by a minor. He was then held at the Juvenile Detention Center.

9602 Main St. / Lifetime Fitness – On Dec. 12, between 2:30 p.m. and 3:45 p.m., unknown person(s) stole a credit card, driver's license and cash from a locker at the business.

9640 Main St. / Marshall’s – On Dec. 13, between 2:05 p.m. and 2:40 p.m., two subjects were seen placing items into a shopping cart. One of the suspects saw that they were being watched and left the store. The other suspect then left the store without paying for the items. As a store employee stopped him, the suspect shoved the employee and fled the area. Officers responded and located that suspect on Main Street at the Fair City Mall entrance. He was identified as Gregory Wendell Harris, 34, of Ranger Road, Fairfax. He was arrested and taken to the jail where a warrant was obtained for Grand Larceny. It was also determined that he had outstanding warrants and was wanted in Arlington County and in Fairfax County. He is being held without bond. The Officer is still attempting to identify the second suspect involved.

9626 Lee Highway / Sunoco – On Dec. 15, at 6:36 p.m., unknown person(s) pumped gasoline into a vehicle and then left without paying.

<cal1>Throw Missile at a Occupied Vehicle

<cal2>Chain Bridge Road & Providence Way – On Dec. 15, at 6:56 p.m., a citizen reported that someone threw an unknown object at his vehicle as he was driving on Chain Bridge Road. The police responded and found that an orange had struck the vehicle. There are no suspect(s) at this time.