Police Pursue Man Who Fired Handgun Into Air

Fairfax County Police Fairfax County Police searched for a man who reportedly was firing a handgun into the air early Tuesday.

Police said a resident alerted them to gunfire in the 2100 block of Sugarloaf Court in unincorporated Herndon about 12:43 a.m.

The man was described as a white male with “slick” black hair.

Fairfax County’s Chopper 1 helicopter was dispatched to help look for the suspect.

The man entered an SUV and fled, police said.

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


  • 1900 block of Crescent Park Drive, bicycles from residence.
  • 1800 block of Fountain Drive, merchandise from business.
  • 11700 block of Stratford House Place, bicycle from residence.
  • 2900 block of Timber Wood Way, electronic equipment from vehicle.
  • 11900 block of Bowman Towne Drive, merchandise from business.
  • 1700 block of Business Center Drive, cash from business.
  • 1800 block of Cameron Glen Drive, bicycles from residence.
  • 2100 block of Glencourse Lane, cash from vehicle.
  • 1600 block of Valencia Way, jewelry from residence.


2200 block of Castle Rock Square, 1989 Cadillac Deville.

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