Week in McLean

Week in McLean

Bank Robbery in McLean

Police responded to the report of a robbery at the Cardinal Bank at 1313 Dolley Madison Boulevard Thursday, July 25, shortly after 9:30 a.m.

A man entered the bank, approached two female tellers, one 41, the other 61, announced a robbery and demanded money. The tellers handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and were not injured. The suspect fled the bank and was last seen headed west on Dolley Madison Boulevard.

The suspect was described as black, 30 to 40 years old, approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall with a slender build and wearing dark clothing.

The police helicopter and a K9 team responded to assist in the search for the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

Nighttime Work on Leesburg Pike Begins Aug. 5

Drivers in the Tysons Corner area can expect major delays beginning the week of Aug. 5 as the Dulles Corridor Metrorail project will begin pavement restoration along Leesburg Pike (Route 7), east and west, between the Dulles Toll Road and Route 123.

Most of the work will be done at night to minimize impacts on traffic. Paving along the eastbound lanes will start Aug. 5 and end in early September. Paving along the westbound lanes will begin on or about Aug. 9 and continue into late September.

Pavement restoration is a two-step process that requires removing old asphalt (milling) and replacing it with new (paving). Motorists should be aware that the milling process will create a rough roadway surface when the lanes are reopened to accommodate traffic during the day.

Dates and times may change and work is always weather dependent.

For construction-related emergencies including noise, use the project HOTLINE at 877-585-6789. For further information about the project, visit www.dullesmetro.com or call 703-572-0506.

Senior Center Seeks Zumba Instructor

The Lewinsville Senior Center of McLean needs a volunteer certified Zumba instructor to teach a one hour course on Friday afternoons. Contact Fairfax County's Volunteer Solutions at 703-324-5406, TTY 703-449-1186, VolunteerSolutions@fairfaxcounty.gov or visit Volunteer Solutions at www.fairfaxcounty.gov/dfs/olderadultservices and click on volunteers.