Detectives are investigating the ransacking of a home on the 12900 block of Framingham Court. On Dec. 30, the Fairfax County Police Department responded to a report that a home was broken into between 4:50 and 6:50 p.m. and multiple rooms were ransacked. Several items were reported missing.
Meanwhile, a sixth grader ejected after a pickup truck being chased by police rammed into a mini van last week remains in critical condition. Four other children and Filsan Djama, the driver, were also in the van at the time of the crash. An online fundraising campaign with a goal of $150,000 has been set up for the family.
Brendan Stefon Vinson, 28, of Adelphi, faces multiple charges, including carjacking, speed to elude, two assaults on police officers and receiving stolen property. Police were called for back-up at the hospital where he was being treated for injuries as the suspect attempted to wrestle out of his handcuffs.
The department also reported the following crimes in the past week:
1600 block of Reston Parkway, cell phone from residence
12100 block of Captiva Court, sunglasses from vehicle
2400 block of Paddock Lane, navigation system, sunglasses and cash from vehicle
1900 block of Reston Metro Plaza, jewelry from residence
11200 block of Chestnut Grove Square, cell phone from vehicle
11200 block of Chestnut Grove Square, property from vehicle
2200 block of Gunsmith Square, coat from vehicle
2300 block of Woodland Crossing Drive, purse from vehicle
Anyone with information about any of the crimes reported by FCPD should call 703-691-2131 or 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), or text “TIP187” plus the message to CRIMES(274637).
The Herndon Police Department had no major incidents to report in its weekly crime report.
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