Police: Officers Scare Off Intruder, Woman Robbed and More

Fairfax County Police Police scared off a man who had unlawfully entered a home in Great Falls on Tuesday evening.

Officers from Fairfax County’s Reston District responded to the home, located in the 11000 block of Georgetown Pike, just before 10:30 p.m. on Oct. 25 after receiving a report of a man in the home. Police located the man inside the home and confronted him. The man then fled the home.

The suspect was described as a black man, around 45 years old, with an athletic build.

Nothing was reported missing from the home.

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

ROBBERY – A 30-year-old woman was the victim of a robbery in the Reston District at Thomas Jefferson Way and McNair Farms Drive in the county area of Herndon on Friday evening, Oct. 21.

According to Fairfax County police, the woman was walking along the roadway just after 8 p.m. when a man approached her from behind and attempted to take her purse. They struggled briefly, but the suspect fled with her purse. The victim did not require medical attention.

The suspect was described as a black man around 30 years old wearing blue jeans, a long-sleeved black shirt and a black knit cap.


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