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Nearby: Crime Solvers Seeks Tips on Recent Gunshot Cases

by Karen Goff — August 17, 2015 at 1:55 pm 4 Comments

Bullet hole in bulding on Worldgate Drive/reader photoFairfax County Crime Solvers is seeking the public’s help in determining who shot at two buildings in separate incidents in the Herndon area of Fairfax County earlier this month.

The first incident occurred on Monday, Aug. 3, around 10 p.m. at a business in the 2200 block of Monroe Street.

The second incident occurred between the hours of 10 p.m. on Tuesday, August 4, and 8 a.m. on Wednesday, August 5, at a business in the 2200 block of Corporate Drive.

Another incident the same week was reported to Reston Now. Those bullet holes were were found in windows of a building in the 12000 block of Worldgate Drive, also in unincorporated Herndon.

In each incident, the business was closed. The suspect fired several shots, striking the front of each building and fled.

There have been additional incidents reported to the Town of Herndon Police Department as well.

Those incidents occurred during the overnight hours of Thursday, July 23 into Friday morning, July 24 and Tuesday, July 28 into Wednesday morning, July 29.

Detectives continue to follow up on leads in these cases and ask anyone with information to contact Crime Solvers. Tipsters may submit a tip electronically by visiting www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637)** or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477).

A $100 to $1,000 cash reward will be paid for information that leads to an arrest and indictment in the Fairfax County incidents.

Photo: Bullet hole in office building/reader photo

  • foghorn leghorn

    I reckon some local nut is getting some practice in shooting and getting away with it. Time to hang up those tarps at gas stations again.

    • Amy Long

      That is just crazy! Too close for comfort for me

    • Nah

      More likely some drunken mestizo letting off steam.

  • TheAverageJoe123

    Morons. At what point during the day does that seem like a good idea? Hopefully they don’t reproduce and spread those stupid genes.

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