The big item in today’s City of Falls Church Crime Report is the sexual assault of an 8-year old girl by a 14-year old boy at Cherry Hill Park’s “Sunset Cinema” last Friday. The News-Press reported the incident in further detail on Saturday.
Police reported another incident of sexual assault last week, this one occurring on Thursday, Aug. 28, in the 300 block of W. Broad St. According to the crime report, the victim was grabbed by a Middle Eastern man in his 30s of average build and short black hair. The suspect immediately fled the scene.
Also in today’s report, police say a man assaulted a police officer at the Citgo gas station at 1200 W. Broad St. on Aug. 22. According to police, the suspect left the scene before being identified. After the reporting officer conducted an investigation, identified the suspect and obtained warrants, a 50-year old man from Stafford was arrested and charged with assaulting a law enforcement officer, disorderly conduct and abusive language on Aug. 25.
City of Falls Church Crime Report: August 25 – 31, 2014
Assaulting a Law Enforcement Officer, Disorderly Conduct, Abusive Language, 1200 W. Broad St. (CITGO Gas Station) On Aug. 25, police arrested a male, 50, of Stafford, for Assaulting a Law Enforcement Officer, Disorderly Conduct , and Abusive Language after an incident which occurred on Aug. 22.
Indecent Exposure, 700 block Parker Ave. On Aug. 25, the victim reported seeing a man exposing himself in his vehicle.
Assault & Battery, 1230 W. Broad St. (Giant Foods) On Aug. 25, police received a report of an assault which occurred on Aug. 24.
Larceny from Motor Vehicle, 6795 Wilson Blvd. (Eden Center) On Aug. 26, a wallet was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.
Graffiti, 400 block Park Ave. On Aug. 26, graffiti were found on a traffic sign.
Larceny from Building, 411 Little Falls St. (Macon Ware Lodge) On Aug. 27, copper pipes were reported stolen approximately two weeks ago.
Larceny from Motor Vehicle, 200 block E. Fairfax St. On Aug. 28, car window was broken and a wallet was stolen.
Vandalism, 7130 Leesburg Pike (Mary Ellen Henderson School) On Aug. 27, cement was vandalized after it was recently poured on a sidewalk.
Sexual Assault, 300 block W. Broad St. On Aug. 28, an unknown male grabbed the victim and immediately fled the scene. The suspect is described as Middle Eastern male in his 30s, approximately 6 feet tall with an average build and short black hair.
Smoking Violation, 6795 Wilson Blvd. #52 (Cam Tam Saigon) On Aug. 29, a male, 49, of Washington, DC, was cited for Smoking In a Non-Designated Area.
Smoking Violation, 6795 Wilson Blvd. #2 (Café Gio) On Aug. 29, a male, 49, of Annandale, was cited for Smoking In a Non-Designated Area.
Abduction, Sexual Assault, and Simple Assault, 312 Park Ave. (Cherry Hill Park) On Aug. 29, police arrested a 14 year old male, of the City of Falls Church for two counts of Abduction, Sexual Assault and Simple Assault.
Public Drunkenness, 6700 block Wilson Blvd. (Eden Center) On Aug. 30, a male, 57, no fixed address, was arrested for Public Drunkenness.
Larceny from Building, 200 block S. Lee St. On Aug. 31, police received a report that a lawn ornament was stolen two weeks ago.