The Fairfax County Police Department says they were dispatched just after 2 a.m. Saturday when a homeowner in the 2000 block of Beacon Place called 911 after hearing someone in his garage. Responding officers say the found the suspect in a neighbor’s car, and he attempted to flee to his own car.
Police say they caught the suspect, Daniel Fleischer, as he was getting into his car. Evidence was found in the car, police say.
Fleischer was arrested and faces charges of burglary, destruction of property, possession of marijuana and being drunk in public.
Also over the weekend, FCPD says a midday armed robbery took place at the GNC Store (2451 Centreville Road, Herndon). According to the report, a man entered the store at 12:11 p.m. Saturday, displayed a knife and demanded money from an employee. The employee handed over cash, and the suspect fled the scene on a bicycle.
The suspect is described as white, around 5 feet 11 inches tall, with a slim build. He was wearing a red hat and khaki pants. The victim was not injured.
Late last week, FCPD reported an incident of a peeping tom in Reston. According to the report, a man returned home to the 12200 block of Laurel Glade Court just after midnight Wednesday and “saw someone standing next to the bedroom window of his apartment.” The suspect fled when he was seen, and officers were unable to locate him.
Other crime reported by FCPD in the past week includes:
2300 block of Bedfordshire Circle, package from residence
1500 block of Cameron Crescent Drive, electronic device from vehicle
1800 block of Cameron Glen Drive, license plates from vehicle
1700 block of Clubhouse Road, wallet from business
13300 block of Coppermine Road, medication from residence
2700 block of Crystal Wood Court, property from residence
9800 block of Georgetown Pike, purse from vehicle
11900 block of Market Street, merchandise from business
2400 block of Masons Ferry Drive, bicycle from residence
1300 block of Shallow Ford, wallet from vehicle
11700 block of Stevenage Road, wallet from vehicle
1300 block of Stourhead Court, backpack from vehicle
Anyone with information about any of the incidents reported by FCPD should call 703-691-2131 or 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), or text “TIP187” plus the message to CRIMES(274637).
In Loudoun County, a 20-year-old Reston woman was charged Friday with stealing from the JCPenney store at Dulles Town Center. The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office says Estefani A. Davis was charged with petit larceny and possession of burglarious tools. She was released from the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center on an unsecured bond.