Crime Roundup: Bullet Fired Into Townhouse in Herndon

DWI enforcement police vehicle (Photo via Fairfax County Police Department)

A bullet was fired into a townhouse on Clover Field Circle in Herndon last week.

A report from the Fairfax County Police Department’s Reston Station says the incident happened last Tuesday at about 4:10 p.m.

“A homeowner was standing in the kitchen of her townhouse, which backs up to Fox Mill Road. She heard a loud noise and found a bullet that had been fired through a kitchen window. She was not injured. Responding officers checked the area and conducted a canvass. Witnesses indicated they heard a loud noise similar to a gunshot around the same time. Detectives from the Crime Scene Section responded to process the scene.”

Police encourage anyone with information about this event to call detectives at the Reston District Station at 703-478-0904, call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131, visit Crime Solvers or text “TIP187” plus the message to CRIMES(274637).

Other reports from the Reston Station in the past week include the following:

LARCENIES:

1800 block of Fountain Drive, property from business

2200 block of Southgate Square, property from residence

1800 block of Cameron Glen Drive, hand gun from vehicle

12000 block of Oak Lawn Place, property from residence

2300 block of Soapstone Drive, alcohol from store

11000 block of South Lakes Drive, merchandise from store

2500 block of Pennymoor Court, purse from vehicle

1600 block of Oak Spring Way, property from residence

12000 block of Sunset Hills Road, merchandise from store

1800 block of Town Center Parkway, wallet from person

1800 block of Cameron Glen Drive, purse from vehicle

11000 block of Market Street, cell phone from person

11000 block of Sunrise Valley Drive, passport from residence

9900 block of Georgetown Pike, beer from store

9900 block of Georgetown Pike, beer from store

11000 block of Lawyers Road, cash from person

11000 block of Lawyers Road, cash from wallet

1800 block of Discovery Street, cash from business

12000 block of Town Square, credit card from purse

2500 block of John Milton Drive, beer from store

STOLEN VEHICLES:

1800 block of Wiehle Avenue, black Ford Explorer

3400 block of Carlin Springs Road, 2000 Gray Toyota Camry

3100 block of South Manchester Street

13000 block of Copper Brook Way, 2004 red Mazda 3

Fairfax County Police are also still looking for suspects involved in gunshots being fired at an officer in his cruiser late Sunday night near Great Falls.

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