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Burglars Use Handgun to Crash Party in Dale City, Assault Victim

DALE CITY, Va. – On August 9, a homeowner told police that during a party, two men entered his home, revealed handguns, and forced him and three others upstairs. According to the report, while searching a bedroom, one person was struck with a handgun that went off during the incident causing minor injuries. 

Here’s the latest from Prince William police;

Residential Burglary | Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony – On August 9th at 11:53PM, officers responded to a residence located in the 14000 block of Golden Ct in Woodbridge (22193) to investigate a burglary in progress. The homeowner reported to police that he was having a small gathering at his residence when two unknown men entered the home through a rear unlocked door. Once inside, the men displayed handguns and forced the homeowner and three other guests to an upstairs bedroom where they proceeded to search the room. During the encounter, one of the men assaulted a resident of the home by striking him with a handgun causing the weapon to discharge. Following the altercation, the men fled the home. Minor injuries were reported as a result of the assault only. No property was taken from the home. Detectives have determined that this incident is not random. The investigation continues.

Suspect Descriptions:

Black male, unknown age, 6’2”, 230lbs with a muscular build, dark complexion and brown eyes

Last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with a skull design on the front, a black mask with a skull on the front and dark colored pants


Black male, unknown age, 6’0”, 180lbs with a thin build, dark complexion, short black hair, brown eyes and a goatee

Last seen wearing a black NY Yankees hat, brown & white stripped polo shirt and black jeans

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