Thursday, May 9, 2013
Suspect charged with malicious wounding, according to Prince William County Police.
Prince William County Police said a Manassas man seriously injured an acquaintance during an argument that turned violent. Derek Scott Lett, 22, of Teakwood Court in the Manassas area, is charged with malicious wounding. Scott and the 27-year-old victim were arguing Wednesday night on the 10900 block of Postern Court in Manassas, when the altercation turned violent, police said. "During the encounter, the accused allegedly grabbed the victim, causing him to fall down a set of steps," Officer Jonathan Perok, a spokesman for the police department, said in a press release. "Once on the ground, the accused continued to assault the victim before leaving the area." The victim sustained "significant, but non-life threatening injuries to his face…
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Prince William County Police said Lucas Balmoris Orellana Chicas is accused of raping an acquaintance Tuesday.
Prince William County Police are searching for a man who is accused of raping an acquaintance. Police have obtained a warrant for the arrest of Lucas Balmoris Orellana Chicas, 34, of no fixed address. On Tuesday at 4:01 p.m., police responded to the 8100 block of Community Drive in the Manassas area, where a 19-year-old Manassas woman reported a rape. She told police that she and Orellano Chicas were inside a residence in the area when he raped her, said police spokesperson Officer Jonathan Perok. After the assault, a friend of the victim confronted Orellana Chicas in front of the residence and a fight broke out. Orellana Chicas was able to get away and fled on foot, Perok said. Police checked the surrounding neighborhood but did not …
Sabrina Ann Corra-Reynolds, the Glenkirk Elementary PTO treasurer, is charged with two counts of embezzlement.
The treasurer of the Glenkirk Elementary Parent Teacher Organization was arrested Monday amid accusations that she embezzled funds from the PTO, Prince William County Police said. Sabria Ann Corra-Reynolds, 35, of Sheringham Way in Gainesville, is charged with two counts of embezzlement. Police said that Corra-Reynolds used funds to rent a vehicle and purchase a child's dresser between Dec. 11 and April 16, for a total of $2,200. The PTO raises money from fundraisers and donations. Police began the investigation on April 15, after Prince William County Schools detected discrepancies, said police spokesperson Officer Jonathan Perok. Corra-Reynolds is not an employee of the Gainesville school. Corra-Reynolds' court date is set for July 7…
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
The Police Executive Research Forum will honor Deane, who served in the Prince William County Police Department for over 40 years.
Former Prince William County Police Chief Charlie Deane received the The Police Executive Research Forum's highest honor, the Leadership Award, on May 3. PERF, a research organization made up of police executives from large law enforcement agencies, presented the award to Deane at their annual meeting in Milwaukee. They cited Deane's leadership during the "Beltway Sniper" case, the "East Coast Rapist" investigation, and as the Board of County Supervisors devised an immigration policy. "He truly cared for his employees and considered all members of the department as part of his extended family,” new Prince William County Chief Stephan Hudson said in a press release. “His personality made him approachable for all ranks, and his …
Monday, May 6, 2013
Two horses that perished in Nokesville on Friday died accidentally, Prince William County Police said.
Update (May 6, 8:55 p.m.): According to the owner of the horses, the Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center has not concluded its investigation into the cause of death. The owner tells Patch the autopsies are pending. The vets investigating have noted that it's possible that the death was an accident, but there has not been a final determination, according to the owner. Original Report: Veterinarians have concluded that the two horses who died in "suspicious circumstances" over the weekend in Nokesville perished accidentally, according to Prince William County Police. The veterinarians at Marion duPont Scott Equine Medical Center examined the horses and concluded that they could have spooked and run into an object or each other, police…
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Recent crime in the Prince William County, Manassas City and Manassas Park police jurisdictions.
Most incidents on this map are represented by block number, not exact addresses. For more information about the incidents referenced in this article, see: Woman Charged During Narcotics Task Force Investigation Police Seek Information in Stolen Saw Case Police: Teenager Charged After Series of Thefts, Vehicle Explosion Man Charged With Robbery After Argument at 7-Eleven Bomb Threat at Henderson Elementary School Cash Stolen From Dumfries Home Burglaries: TVs, Jewelry, Electronics Stolen in Woodbridge Area Police: Man Threw Glass of Water and Assaulted Woman Shots Fired into Occoquan Elementary School Woman Charged With Assaulting Officer During Domestic Dispute
Friday, May 3, 2013
A collection of the most recently published mugshots on Prince William County Patch websites.
The mugshots and information in this article were provided by the Prince William County and the Manassas City police departments. Where arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction. For more on the stories referenced in the photo gallery, see: Police: Woman Bit Officer After Calling 911 Woman Charged With Assaulting Officer During Domestic Dispute Police: Man Threw Glass of Water, Assaulted Woman Man Charged With Robbery After Argument at 7-Eleven Woman Charged With Falsely Summoning Police in Lake Ridge
Thursday, May 2, 2013
The man cashed multiple checks that were reported stolen from a Manassas business, Manassas City Police said.
A man cashed over $9,000 worth of checks that were stolen from a local business, Manassas City Police said. Police are looking for information about the man, pictured above, who cashed the checks at three different branches of TD Bank: one in Dumfries, another in Georgetown and another in Dale City. The man cashed the checks on April 5 and 6, police said. Police ask anyone with information to contact Detective Heilman at 703-257-8045, email@example.com or Rosi Guyton at 703-257-8088, firstname.lastname@example.org. Manassas City Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest. The number for the confidential tip line is 703-330-0330.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Officer Chris Yung's family and members of the Prince William County Police Department gathered in Washington, D.C. to unveil his name written on the memorial wall.
Officers from the Prince William County Police Department gathered in Washington, D.C. on a drizzly Tuesday morning to honor Prince William County Police Officer Chris Yung, who died while responding to an incident on New Year's Eve. Yung's name was added to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial, alongside 19,000 other officers who have been killed in the line of duty. The names of 319 other fallen law enforcement officers will be added to the memorial this spring, which include 120 officers who died in 2012. More photos from the ceremony are posted on the Prince William County Police Department's Facebook page. National Park Ranger Margaret Anderson, who was shot and killed by a gunman on in Washington, was also honored at the …
Monday, April 29, 2013
Police continue to investigate other possibly related thefts in the Gainesville area.
A local teenager faces charges after a series of vehicle thefts, a burglary and the explosion of a stolen vehicle over the weekend in the Gainesville area, Prince William County Police said. Police responded on Friday at 11:34 p.m. to the 8500 block of Foal Court, where a homeowner reported a stolen DVD player. The homeowner said that sometime between 9 p.m. Thursday and 5 a.m. Friday, a thief entered an attached garage through an open door and opened an unlocked vehicle. The DVD player, valued around $300, was inside. Around the same time, an officer responded to the 8400 block of Cleveland Bay Court for a report of a vehicle that was stolen between 9 p.m. and 11 p.m. "The vehicle was parked in the driveway with the keys inside. While …