Crime Report: Assault, Strangulation & Peeing in Public


A potpourri of incidents in this week’s Falls Church crime report include a Lyft driver cited for not displaying his sign correctly, a business burglary on S. Washington St., a bust for marijuana possession during a traffic stop, an arrest for drunk in public and urinating in public on N. Washington St. and an assault involving strangulation on W. Broad St.


City of Falls Church Crime Report: April 3 – 9, 2017

Drunk in Public, 934 W Broad St (Sunoco Gas Station) Apr 3, a male, 59, of no fixed address, was arrested for being Drunk in Public.

Burglary-Commercial, 121 S Washington St (Brooke-Devlin & Nester) Apr 3, business broken into through a rear window. Various items possibly missing and some items found scattered outside the building. Officers and Detectives responded and investigation continues.

Possession of Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia, 400 blk N Washington St, Apr 6, as a result of a traffic stop, a male, 41, of Washington, DC was issued summonses for Possession of Marijuana and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Fail to Display Trade Dress, Washington St/Broad St, Apr 8, a Lyft driver, a male, 34, of Sterling, VA was issued a summons for Failure to Display Trade Dress.

Assault and Battery, Obstruct Emergency Communications, Petit Larceny, Strangulation, 1100 blk W Broad St, Apr 8, responding to a call for assistance between two persons known to each other, officers arrested a male, 55, of no fixed address, for Assault and Battery, Obstructing Emergency Communications, Petit Larceny, and Assault by Strangulation.

Drunk in Public and Urinating in Public, 220 N Washington St, Apr 9, a male, 50, of Falls Church, was arrested for being Drunk in Public and Urinating in Public.