Vienna Police Highlights Feb. 8 – Feb. 14, 2019

Vienna Police Highlights Feb. 8 – Feb. 14, 2019


Fraud -- Giant Food, 359 Maple Avenue, East, Between Jan. 17 at 8:05 p.m. and Jan. 23 at 7:05 p.m. A recently terminated employee returned to the store on two separate days to cash out his check. It was later determined that the check had already been deposited into the former employee’s bank account.

Found Property -- 100 Block Saint Bernard Drive, NE, Jan. 18 between 12 a.m. and 11:59 p.m. A citizen found a wallet while walking the dog. After making several unsuccessful attempts to locate the owner, the citizen brought the wallet to the police station.

Suspicious Event -- Vienna Adventist Academy, 340 Courthouse Road, SW, Feb. 4 between 3:30 and 4 p.m. A citizen reported a couple of incidents between her daughter and another student at the academy. She is concerned that the other student may be bullying her daughter.

Animal Case -- 100 Block Park Street, SE, Feb. 5, 11 a.m. A citizen found a dog running at large. Officers were unable to locate the dog’s owner. The dog was transported to the Fairfax County Animal Shelter.

Found Property -- 200 Block Locust Street, SE, Feb. 7, 1:12 p.m. Officers found a purse near one of the apartment buildings.

Emotionally Disturbed Person -- Park Terrace Court, SE, Feb. 7, 5:31 p.m. Employees from Mobile Crisis requested assistance from officers while they interviewed a resident. Upon their interaction with the resident, it was determined that further evaluation at a medical facility was necessary. The man was transported by officers to an area hospital.

Open Door -- Symphony Circle, SW, Feb. 8 11:09 a.m. Officers responding to the report of a residential alarm found an open door. Nothing in the home appeared to have been disturbed. Officers notified the homeowner and secured the house.

Domestic Dispute -- Westbriar Drive, NE, Feb. 8, 6:08 p.m. A resident reported a suspicious vehicle that continuously goes to his neighbor’s house. The driver begins sounding the horn and shining the vehicle’s high beams on the home. The vehicle left the area before officers arrived. The neighbor advised the driver is her ex-husband who becomes upset when he has to wait when picking up their daughter.

Petit Larceny -- Jammin Java, 227 Maple Avenue, East, Feb. 8. 9:21 p.m. A customer advised they were attending a concert at Jammin Java when they realized their wallet was missing.

Noise Violation -- The Bey Lounge, 303 Mill Street, NE, Feb. 9 12:43 a.m. A resident reported loud music coming from The Bey Lounge. An officer responded but did not observe any violation. The officer advised an employee of The Bey Lounge of the complaint. Although no violation was observed, the employee agreed to turn the music down.

Found Property -- Lawyers Road and Windover Avenue, NW, Feb. 9 between 8 and 9 a.m. A citizen was walking their dog when they found a driver’s license and a store card on the road and brought them to the police station. When an officer notified the owner, they were advised the cards were in their wallet which had been reported as stolen in Reston the previous day.

Grand Larceny -- Marshall Road Elementary School, 730 Marshall Road, SW, Feb. 9 between 10 and 11:05 a.m. A citizen advised that her vehicle was legally parked in the parking lot behind the school. When she returned to the vehicle, she found that someone had forced entry into it and stole her purse.

Arrest – Warrant Service -- Vienna Hardwoods, 241 Mill Street, NE, Feb. 9, 11:51 a.m. Officers responded to the report of a man acting disorderly. When the officers checked the man’s identification, they found he was wanted in Texas for a parole violation. MPO Lyons arrested the 40-year-old man from Cross School Road in Reston. He was transported to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center where he was charged as a Fugitive from Justice and will await extradition back to Texas.

Fraud -- 500 Block Kingsley Road, SW, Between Feb. 10 at 12 a.m. and Feb. 11 at 11:59 p.m. A resident reported unauthorized charges that were placed on one of her bank accounts.

Assist EMS -- Cedar Lane, SE, Feb. 10, 12:45 a.m. Officers responded to assist rescue personnel with a juvenile who had cut herself. The juvenile was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

Natural Death -- 600 Block Valley Drive, SE, Feb. 10, 6:25 a.m. A resident, who suffered from medical issues, was found deceased in his living room.

Domestic Dispute -- Glyndon Street, SE, Feb. 10 7:59 p.m. A resident had a verbal dispute with his juvenile son. The dispute was settled before officers arrived.

Assault -- 100 Block Church Street, NW, Feb. 11 3:30 a.m. A resident called for assistance after her boyfriend assaulted her. The man left the area before officers arrived. The woman refused rescue but was transported to an area hospital by an officer for non-life-threatening injuries and further investigation. Warrants were obtained for the 43-year-old man from 1st Street in Rockville, Md. He was arrested in Maryland and is awaiting extradition to Virginia on the charges of felony Strangulation and misdemeanor Assault in this case.

Police Service -- Giant Food, 359 Maple Avenue, East, Feb. 11, 2 p.m. A citizen reported that a shopping cart struck his vehicle, causing damage.


Maple Avenue and Nutley Street, SW -- Feb. 7, 7:45 a.m. Two vehicles were traveling westbound in the left lane of Maple Avenue. Vehicle-2 slowed with traffic. Driver-1 was behind Vehicle-2 and attempting to merge into the left turn lane when he struck the rear of Vehicle-2.

337 Maple Avenue, East -- Feb. 8, 11:24 a.m. Vehicle-2 was traveling eastbound on Maple Avenue. Vehicle-1 was exiting the parking lot of 337 Maple Avenue, East when she struck Vehicle-2. Driver-1 was issued a summons charging Failure to Pay Full Time and Attention.

431 Maple Avenue, W -- Feb. 8, 2 p.m. Vehicle-2 was traveling westbound in the left lane on Maple Avenue. Vehicle-1 was exiting the parking lot of 431 Maple Avenue West, crossed the right travel lane and struck the passenger side of Vehicle-2. Driver-1 was issued a summons charging Failure to Yield Right of Way.

Maple Avenue and Follin Lane, SE -- Feb. 9 1:19 p.m. Two vehicles were traveling eastbound on Maple Avenue in the same lane of traffic. Vehicle-2 stopped for the red traffic light at Follin Lane. Vehicle-1 failed to stop in time and ran into the rear of Vehicle-2. Driver-1 was issued a summons charging Failure to Pay Full Time and Attention.

1100 Block Drake Street, SW -- Feb. 9 5:55 p.m. Vehicle-1 backed out of a driveway, continued in reverse northbound on Desale Street, and struck a legally parked vehicle. Driver-1 was issued a summons charging Failure to Pay Full Time and Attention.

Nutley Street near Maple Avenue, SW 1-- Feb. 11, 11:30 a.m. Vehicle-2 was in the northbound center lane of Nutley Street at the red traffic light for Maple Avenue. Vehicle-1 struck the rear of Vehicle-2 causing very minor damage. Vehicle-2 turned left onto Maple Avenue and pulled into a parking lot to exchange information. Vehicle-1 continued straight onto northbound Nutley Street. Contact was later made with Driver-1, who was unaware that she had struck Vehicle-2. Both drivers exchanged information.