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Falls Church City Crime Report

August 28 – September 3, 2007

Larceny from Vehicle, 200 blk. N. Maple Ave., between August 21 and August 28, unknown person(s) entered an unsecured vehicle and stole the faceplate from the radio.

Destruction of Property, 300 W. Columbia St., August 26, 9:08 p.m., unknown person(s) slashed the tire on a gold Toyota that was parked on the street.

Motor Vehicle Theft, Rent-A-Wreck, 1101 W. Broad St., August 29, 1:45 p.m., male suspect rented a Nissan Altima and failed to return the vehicle. Incident to the case, on August 30, Fairfax County police was involved in a pursuit with this vehicle. Police arrested a male, 48, and a female, 40, of Centreville, VA for Motor Vehicle Theft.

Robbery, 1100 blk. W. Broad St., August 29, 9:46 p.m., unknown person(s) grabbed victim from behind by the neck in a choke hold on the bike trail. The victim began yelling very loud and dropped to the ground. The unknown person(s) immediately released victim and fled the area traveling north bound on the bike trail toward West End Park. The suspect is described as a W/M, 5`8" to 5`10", wearing a white baseball cap.

Driving under the Influence, S. Virginia Ave/Rollin St., August 30, 1:34 a.m., police arrested a male, 22, of Falls Church, VA for DUI.

Destruction of Property, New World Toys, 6763 Wilson Blvd., #16, August 29, 11:46 a.m., unknown person(s) broke a window at the establishment.

Drunkenness, Eden Center, 6795 Wilson Blvd., August 30, 11:33 p.m., police arrested a male, 39, of Falls Church, VA for DIP.

Destruction of Property, Eden Center, 6795 Wilson Blvd., between August 30, 9:00 p.m. and August 31, 12:30 a.m., unknown person(s) broke the driver side rear window on a 2005 Toyota Tacoma truck.

Driving under the Influence, 500 blk. W. Broad St., August 31, 1:18 a.m., police arrested a male, 33, of Arlington, VA for DUI.

Recovered Stolen Vehicle, 6500 blk. Flagmaker Ct., August 31, 8:03 a.m., police recovered a stolen 2001 Honda Civic. The vehicle was stolen out of Fairfax County.

Larceny from Building, Planet Fitness, 6763 Wilson Blvd., #R1, between August 30, 8:00 a.m. and August 31, 11:00 a.m., unknown person(s) stole client files from an unlocked office and filing cabinet.

Larceny, 7 Corners Shell, 6623 Wilson Blvd., August 31, 5:15 p.m., unknown person(s) pumped $58.15 worth of unleaded gasoline and drove off without paying for it. Incident to the case, police tracked down the subject(s) who returned to the establishment to pay for the gasoline.

Simple Assault, Giant Foods, 1230 W. Broad St., September 1, 1:20 a.m., police arrested a female, 23, of Greenacres, FL for petit larceny, drunk in public, assault and battery, possessing a stolen credit card, and credit card fraud.

Drunkenness, 500 blk. W. Broad St., September 1, 6:56 p.m., police arrested a male, 33, of Falls Church, VA for DIP and Fail to Appear from Fairfax County.

Larceny from Building, 1300 blk. Robinson Pl., August 31, 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m., unknown person(s) stole an IPOD from a residence.

Larceny from Building, 600 Laura Dr., September 3, 2:05 p.m., unknown person(s) stole a gas furnace and coil from the construction site of a new home.

Larceny from Building, 100 blk. Chanel Ter., #104, September 3, 11:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., unknown person(s) stole a bicycle from the storage area of the property. The bicycle is described as a 10 speed Huffy (Rhino) with a Black frame and Yellow/Red writing.