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On the above map, the addresses are block numbers, not specific home or business addresses.
The following items are from recent police updates through Oct. 10 from the Mount Vernon Police District of the Fairfax County Police Department.
Assault/Weapon (marked in blue on above map), 7100 block of Fairchild Drive, 10/4/12, 10 p.m. The 18-year-old victim reported she was struck by her boyfriend. He also allegedly fired a pistol into the air several times. Roman E. Avila, 18, of Alexandria, was charged with domestic assault and reckless discharge of a firearm.
In separate and unrelated incidents:
Burglary (marked in green on above map), 8700 block of Liberty Springs Circle, 10/4/12, 12:45 p.m. A resident reported someone entered the home and stole a gaming system and games. Forced entry was made through a rear window.
Robbery (marked in purple on above map), 2300 block of Huntington Avenue, 10/9/12, 1:30 p.m. The suspects entered a business, displayed handguns, and demanded money from patrons and employees. The three suspects fled with cash and cigarettes. No one was injured.
Robbery (marked in purple on above map), 6200 block of North Kings Highway, 10/9/12, 6 p.m. Officers were called for a robbery. Following a short foot pursuit they apprehended Steven Mellott, 40, of Alexandria. Allegedly, Mellott entered three different businesses and demanded money while implying a gun. Mellott was charged with two counts of robbery.
Burglary (marked in green on above map), 8700 block of Richmond Highway, 10/10/12, 12:30 a.m. Officers responded for an alarm. They found the front door of a business shattered. An investigation revealed that nothing was stolen.
Larcenies (marked by red on above map):
- 1100 block of Arcturus Lane - laptop computer from vehicle
- 6700 block of Cavalier Drive - iPad from vehicle
- 8200 block of Frye Road - tools from residence
- 3700 block of Heather Court - cash, GPS from vehicle
- 6700 block of Lenclair Street - license plates from vehicle
- 7700 block of Lookout Court - cash from vehicle
- 7900 block of Richmond Highway - wallet from business
- 7800 block of Richmond Highway - merchandise from business
- 3100 block of Sherwood Hall Lane - wallet from business
- 8400 block of Sky View Drive - air bags from vehicle
- 2300 block of Windsor Road - GPS from vehicle
Vehicle Thefts (marked in yellow on above map)
- 3100 block of Collard Street - 1994 Honda Accord
- 8400 block of Osman Drive - 1999 Dodge Dakota
- 7100 block of Richmond Highway - Dodge Intrepid
- 7100 block of Richmond Highway - Dodge Neon
- 6300 block of South Kings Highway - 1996 Honda Accord
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