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Fauquier man suspected of dumping fuel into sewer

From Prince William County Fire Marshal’s office:

Suspicious Person/Illegal Discharge: On, April 12, 2017, dispatch received a call of a suspicious person possibly dumping an unknown material into the sewer at the rear of the 7400 Block of Stream Walk Lane in Manassas. This call matched previous calls and in the area where there had been cases of possible illegal discharges already under investigation by the Prince William County Fire Marshal’s Office and Prince William County Police. The ongoing investigation involved repeated discharges of petroleum

The ongoing investigation involved repeated discharges of petroleum products into Prince William County’s Storm Water Management system and retention ponds near the Stream Walk Lane area. This resulted in multiple calls for the Department of Fire and Rescue (DFR) Operations and Hazardous Materials teams to stem the environmental impact.

On Wednesday, April 12, after an extensive cooperative investigation that spanned several months between the Prince William County Police Criminal Investigations Division (CID), the Motor Carrier Division, Patrol, and the Prince William County Fire Marshal’s Office, a suspect was apprehended and an arrest was made for the illegal dumping on Stream Walk Lane in Manassas.

Arrested on April 12:

Thomas SULLIVAN, 40 years old, of Catlett, Virginia in Fauquier County.

Charged with 4 counts of stemming from illicit dumping, violations of the Virginia Statewide Fire Prevention Code, and Environmental

Court Date: May 3, 2017 Bond: Released on $3000 Unsecured Bond. He is also listed as the responsible party for all clean-up and additional environmental mitigation measures.

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Press Release – Revoked Habitual Offender Arrested

Manassas Park Police stopped a white van on April 9, 2017, at 2150 hours.  The driver stated he had no identification but provided information.   The officer quickly determined the driver gave false information.  Eventually, Blair Austin Christian, 56, of Manassas, provided his correct name.  A check revealed he is a Revoked Habitual Offender.   Mr. Christian was transported to the Adult Detention Center and charged with Possession of a Schedule I Narcotic, Driving While Habitual Offender, and providing False Identification to a Law Enforcement Officer.  He was held without bond with a preliminary hearing set for 062017.

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Reckless driver faces charges while passengers take selfies

From Stafford County Sheriff’s Office:

On April 10, 2017, at 10:53 p.m., Sergeant D. Pinzon was traveling southbound on Jefferson Davis Highway near George Mason Road when he observed an oncoming vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. The patrol car’s radar detection equipment registered the approaching vehicle exceeding 90 MPH.

Sergeant Pinzon made a U-turn, activated his emergency equipment and began to pursue the older model Honda Civic as it increased speed traveling north on U.S. Route 1. (more…)

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Local police officer and husband arrested for domestic assault

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From Prince William County Police:

Domestic Assault & Battery | Police Officer Arrest – On April 8 at 4:03 a.m., officers responded to a residence located in the 8100 block of Erika Drive in Manassas to investigate a domestic assault. The investigation revealed that two known parties were involved in a verbal altercation which escalated. During the encounter, both individuals allegedly assaulted one another.

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Foot pursuit across busy road and through woods yields arrest of wanted man

From Stafford County Sheriff’s Office:

On April 9, 2017, Deputy C.N. Mireles and Deputy K.J. Simpson responded to the Clarion Inn, located at 564 Warrenton Road, to serve a warrant. Upon arrival, the deputies entered the side door of the hotel lobby and observed a male subject matching the suspect’s description in the lobby. The subject saw law enforcement, immediately rose to his feet and fled out the front door.

Both deputies pursued the suspect on foot as he ran through the Clarion Hotel’s parking lot, across U.S. Route 17, into another parking lot, and through the breezeway of the Super 8 Motel. (more…)

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Suspect named in Gainesville stabbing

From Prince William police: 

Malicious Wounding | Stabbing Investigation *SUSPECT IDENTIFIED – On March 31, detectives from the Violent Crimes Bureau identified the suspect involved in stabbing that occurred in the 7600 block of Somerset Crossing Dr in Gainesville on March 22. Following the investigation, detectives obtained a warrant for the arrest of this suspect, identified as James Bucky MCCLOUD. Attempts to MCCLOUD have been unsuccessful. The investigation continues.

Wanted: [Photo from December 2012]

James Bucky MCCLOUD, 31, of No Fixed Address

Described as a white male, 5’07”, 180lbs with hazel eyes and brown hair

MCCLOUD may be driving a 2004 blue Nissan Altima

Wanted for malicious wounding (more…)

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Updated: One in custody, antoher wanted in connection to homeless camp robbery

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From Prince William police: 

Armed Robbery – On April 4 at 8:25PM, officers responded to investigate a robbery that occurred in a homeless camp located in the 8000 block of Sudley Rd in Manassas (20109) earlier that evening. The victim, a 19-year-old man of Manassas, reported to police that he was in the above area when he was approached by several acquaintances. During the encounter, the victim was assaulted. At one point, one of the suspects displayed a knife then took a cell phone and wallet from the victim. Minor injuries were reported. Following the investigation, detectives with the Robbery Unit identified two of the suspects and obtained warrants for their arrests. The investigation continues.

Wanted:

Lorenzo Trey HUFFMAN, 20, of No Fixed Address [Photo from October 2016]

Described as a white male, 5’09”, 180lbs with a thin build, black hair and brown eyes

Wanted for 1 count of robbery, 1 count of abduction, 1 count of assault by mob, and 2 counts of credit card theft

Gianella Pamela SALMON, 18, of No Fixed Address [Photo from September 2016]

Described as a white female, 5’01”, 170lbs with a heavy build, black hair and brown eyes

Wanted for 1 count of robbery, 1 count of abduction, and 2 counts of credit card theft

Updated Thursday, April 6, 2017

Armed Robbery *ARREST – On April 5, Gianella Pamela SALMON, one of the suspects wanted in connection to an robbery that occurred in a homeless camp located in the 8000 block of Sudley Rd in Manassas on April 4, was located and arrested without incident.

Arrested on April 5:

Gianella Pamela SALMON, 18, of 10818 Campaign Ct in Manassas

Charged with 1 count of robbery, 1 count of abduction, and 2 counts of credit card theft

Court Date: May 8, 2017 | Bond: Held WITHOUT Bond

 

 

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Cop bitten, man charged with malicious wounding of a law enforcement officer

From Prince Willaim police: 

Malicious Wounding of a Law Enforcement Officer [LEO] – On March 4 at 11:30PM, an officer responded to Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center located at 2300 Opitz Blvd in Woodbridge (22191) to transport the accused to an area facility for a mental health evaluation. While being placed in the backseat of a police cruiser, the accused became agitated and bit an officer in the hand. The accused was eventually secured without further incident. Serious injuries were reported to the officer’s hand. Following the investigation, the accused was charged and subsequently arrested on March 31.

Arrested on March 31:

Stephen Charles MCQUEEN, 29, of 12669 Dulcinea Pl in Woodbridge

Charged with malicious wounding of a LEO

Court Date: May 3, 2017 | Bond: Held WITHOUT Bond

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Counselor tips police to sex assault in 2010

From Prince William police: 

Sexual Assault Investigation – On January 12, detectives from the Special Victim’s Unit responded to investigate a sexual assault that was reported to have occurred at a residence in Haymarket (20169) sometime in 2010. The investigation revealed that the victim, then a 10-year-old female juvenile, was inappropriately touched by the accused, identified as a family member. The victim recently disclosed the incident to a counselor who contacted police. Following the investigation, the accused was arrested on April 1 without incident.

Arrested on April 1:

Brian David LUTTRELL, 48, of the 2714 Burrland Ln in The Plains

Charged with 2 counts of aggravated sexual battery and 1 count of indecent liberties with a minor

Court Date: Pending | Bond: Held WITHOUT Bond

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Two men robbed, one beaten at separate incidents at their Prince William County homes

From Prince William police: 

Armed Robbery – On March 31 at 10:15PM, officers responded to the 15700 block of London Pl in Dumfries (22026) to investigate a robbery. The victim, a 23-year-old man of Dumfries, reported to police that he was in his driveway when he was approached from behind by an unknown man. During the encounter, the suspect struck the victim in the head with the handgun then demanded the victim’s property. The suspect took the victim’s wallet before fled the area on foot.  Minor injuries were reported. A police K9 was used to search the area for the suspect who was not located. The investigation continues.

Suspect Description:

Black male of an unknown age, 6’00”, 140lbs with a thin build

Last seen wearing a black mask, black hooded sweatshirt, and blue jeans

Burglary while Armed – On March 30 at 2:45PM, officers responded to the 3700 block of Forestdale Ave in Woodbridge (22193) to investigate a home invasion. The investigation revealed that the residents of the home retrieved a package that was left at the front door. A short time later, an unknown man brandishing a handgun opened the door to the residence and demanded the package. The suspect then fled the residence on foot. No injuries were reported and no other property was reported missing. The investigation continues.  

Suspect Description:

Black male of an unknown age with a heavy build wearing all black with a mask and gloves

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Deputies seeking assistance in apprehending construction site thieves

Over the past several weeks the number of larcenies from residential construction sites within the County has increased. Unsecured building materials are usually the target of quick-moving thieves. These incidents are most often taking place during the night.

The public is asked to be aware of any residential construction sites in your neighborhood. If you observe any activity at those locations, after standard construction hours, immediately alert the Sheriff’s office by dialing 9-1-1.

The Sheriff’s Office reminds you NOT to approach the construction site. Quickly contact our Emergency Communication Center with the location and a description of what you observe. Your assistance is greatly appreciated.

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Twelve grams of heroin seized during traffic stop

From Stafford County Sheriff’s Office:

On March 28, 2017, at  1:22 p.m., Deputy J.R. Scott was traveling southbound on Interstate 95 when he observed a gray Toyota Tundra maneuvering quickly between three lanes of heavy traffic. The driver of the Toyota was traveling at a high rate of speed and neglected to use his turn signal while changing lanes.

Deputy Scott initiated a traffic stop and identified the driver as Stephen Carter. Mr. Carter was extremely anxious and visibly shaking as Deputy Scott began to ask him about his driving behavior. Based upon this suspicious behavior Deputy Scott requested assistance from Deputy S.T. Myers and his K-9 partner, “Khaos”. K-9 “Khaos” positively alerted on the vehicle for the presence of narcotics. (more…)

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Two new arrests made in Rivas murder; Eight face charges

From Prince William police: 

Murder Investigation *ADDITIONAL SUSPECTS IDENTIFIED – Detectives from the Prince William County Homicide Unit have identified two additional suspects wanted in connection to the murder of Christian Alexander SOSA RIVAS. The victim’s body was located along the shoreline of the Potomac River on January 12, 2017. Additional information obtained in the ongoing investigation identified one of the suspects as 27-year old Dimas Misael CANALES SANTOS of Hyattsville, Maryland. The second suspect was identified as a 17-year-old male juvenile, also of Maryland. The juvenile suspect was located and arrested without incident on March 29 in Montgomery County by members of the Montgomery County Police Department. The juvenile suspect will be held in Maryland until he is extradited back to Virginia. The CANALES SANTOS suspect remains wanted and is being sought by police. Six other suspects, including a separate juvenile, were previously arrested in connection to this investigation.

Wanted: [No photo available]

Dimas Misael CANALES SANTOS, 27, of the 5000 block of 54th Ave in Hyattsville, MD

Described as a Hispanic male, 5’6”, 140lbs with black hair and brown eyes

Wanted for murder and conspiracy to commit a felony

 

Arrested on March 29: [Juvenile]

A 17-year-old male juvenile of Montgomery County, MD

Charged with principal in the 2nd degree [murder]

Court Date: Pending | Status: Awaiting Extradition

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Argument results in two arrests for weapons and drugs

From Stafford County Sheriff’s Office:

On March 25, 2017, at approximately 8:20 p.m., patrol deputies responded to an assault in-progress outside a residence on Cynthia’s Place. While en route, patrol units were informed that a male was assaulting a female in the parking lot and had pointed a handgun at her head.

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Press Release – Grand Larceny

Several packages, delivered to a Corbett Circle address, were stolen from the front door step, on March 25, 2017.  The merchandise was valued at $403.  A neighbor had not seen anyone unfamiliar in the area.  Advice on security cameras was provided to the victim.

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Press Release – Destruction of Property

 Destruction of Property

Caller reported, sometime between March 24 and 25, 2017, while parked on Colburn Drive, a passenger side window of a Nissan was smashed.  Nothing was missing, only searched through.  The victim did not hear anything during the night.

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Two charged with fraudulently purchasing U.T.V.

From Stafford County Sheriff’s Office:

On March 23, 2017, at 11:45 a.m., Fredericksburg Motor Sports alerted the Stafford County Sheriff’s Office of a female who was attempting to purchase a UTV (Utility Task Vehicle) while using another person’s identity. Detective Ed McCullough and Detective Robert Firkin were assigned to the investigation.

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Updated: Human remains found belong to missing Manassas area man

From Prince William police: 

Death Investigation *VICTIM IDENTIFIED – Detectives from the Homicide Unit have positively identified the body located on March 27 along the creek bed of Bull Run near the 7500 block of Ben Lomond Park Dr in Manassas (20109).

The victim was previously reported as missing and endangered on March 26. Detectives are currently working in conjunction with the Medical Examiner’s Office to determine the exact cause of death. There is no public threat or need for concern from the surrounding community as this incident does not appear to be random and no foul play is suspected at this time. The investigation continues.

Identified:

The victim has been identified as Roger GONZALEZ, 23, of Manassas

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Police found human remains along the Bull Run River today. 

From Prince William police: 

Death Investigation – On March 27 around 11:30AM, officers located human remains while conducting a canvass along the creek bed of Bull Run near the 7500 block of Ben Lomond Park Dr in Manassas (20109). The remains were recovered then transported to the Medical Examiner’s Office for further examination and identification.

The identity of the deceased will be released once confirmed and next of kin is notified. There is no public threat or need for concern from the surrounding community as this incident does not appear to be random and no foul play is suspected at this time.

More information will be released when available. The investigation continues.

A search and rescue team searching for a missing endangered person stumbled upon the unidentified remains. 

“Officers with our search and rescue team along with the assistance of a bloodhound were looking for the missing endangered person from last night when they discovered the remains,” stated Prince Willliam police spokesman Nathan Probus.

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Verbal altercation results in attempted malicious wounding with axe

From Prince William County Police:

Attempted Malicious Wounding | Domestic Related – On March 23 at 5:12 p.m., officers responded to a residence located in the 8700 block of Yorkshire Lane in Manassas to investigate a domestic incident.

The investigation revealed that the victim, a 65-year-old man of Manassas, and the accused, a family member, were involved in a verbal altercation that escalated. During the encounter, the accused grabbed a small axe and attempted to strike the victim. (more…)

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