Reston Sobriety Check Yields Five Arrests

Fairfax County Police Fairfax County Police said a sobriety checkpoint at Fairfax County Parkway and Walnut Branch Road Saturday resulted in five arrests for Driving While Intoxicated.

Police said 618 vehicles passed through the checkpoint. In addition to the DWI arrests, police also issued six summonses.

In other crime news this week from FCPD’s Reston District Station:


12000 block of Bowman Towne Drive, license plates from vehicle

1200 block of Woodbrook Court, ring from residence

11900 block of Bowman Towne Drive, items from business

11700 block of Sunset Hills Road, merchandise from business


Explorer Street/Market Street, 2000 Nissan Versa

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