Fairfax County Police logged the following incidents in the Mason Police District, which includes Falls Church and Bailey's Crossroads.
The report contains information for the week that ended Wednesday, Aug. 21. In that time across all of Fairfax County, police reported:
- 29 charges related to domestic violence
- 71 charges related to drugs
- 59 charges related to DWIs.
The following incidents occurred in the greater Falls Church area. Addresses listed indicate block numbers, not necessarily a specific address. Where arrests are mentioned, they do not indicate a conviction.Narcotics/Pursuit: Barcroft Mews Court/Barcroft Mews Drive, Aug. 19, 2:05 a.m. Officers assisted Virginia State Police officers and Metropolitan Police officers pursuing a vehicle on I495 near Little River Turnpike. Following the vehicle and a short foot pursuit, the driver was apprehended. James Judy, 45, of Winchester, was charged by Fairfax County officers with possession of stolen property, cocaine, and marijuana, and resisting arrest.
Pursuit: Glen Forest Drive/Leesburg Pike, Aug. 20, 12:20 a.m. An officer attempted to stop a vehicle for a traffic violation in the area of Crossroads Shopping Center. The vehicle allegedly sped away. Officers pursued and the vehicle crashed on Patrick Henry Drive near Leesburg Pike. No one was injured. The 17-year-old male driver was taken into custody and charged with DWI and driving while revoked. Additional charges are pending.
Brandishing: 3300 block of Glen Carlyn Drive, Aug. 21, 12:25 p.m. A 41-year-old man entered into a verbal discussion with another man. The suspect, described as black, approximately 60-years-old, pointed a handgun at the victim. The suspect fled and no one was injured.
6100 block of Arlington Boulevard, wallet and cell phone from business
6700 block of Barrett Road, tools from vehicle
5800 block of Crossroads Center, wallet from residence
5500 block of Leesburg Pike, handbag from business
6000 block of Leesburg Pike, cigarettes from business
3500 block of South Jefferson Street, hair products from business