The following were among incidents reported recently by the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office and the Leesburg, Middleburg and Purcellville police departments. For more information, contact your local police or sheriff's department.

Aldie Area


JAMES MONROE HWY., 21000 block, 11 a.m. to 7:40 p.m. Oct. 15. An attempt was made to enter a residence.

MINERAL SPRINGS CIR., 25000 block, 5 p.m. Oct. 18 to 7 a.m. Oct. 20. A gas stove was stolen from a house under construction. There were no signs of forced entry.

Ashburn Area


TILLMAN TERR., 44000 block, 8:30 p.m. Oct. 17 to 8 p.m. Oct. 18. A gun and a case were stolen from a vehicle.

Leesburg Area


CANNON CT. NE, 100 block, 12:30 a.m. Oct. 16. Telephone harassment was reported.

CATOCTIN CIR. SE, 1 to 100 block, 10:36 a.m. Oct. 14. An assault at a business was reported.

CHELSEA CT. NE, 100 block, 10:24 a.m. Oct. 19. Telephone harassment at a residence was reported.

DAVIS AVE. SW, 400 block, 2:30 p.m. Oct. 16. An assault at a residence was reported.

EDWARDS FERRY RD. NE, 700 block, 1:28 a.m. Oct. 17. An assault at a residence was reported.

FIELD CT. NE, 200 block, 9:32 p.m. Oct. 15. Telephone threats at a residence were reported.

FORT EVANS RD. NE, 100 block, 8:25 p.m. Oct. 13. Verbal threats at a motel were reported.

MARKET ST. W., 400 block, 9:20 p.m. Oct. 17. An assault was reported.

MARSHALL DRIVE NEAR MAYFAIR DRIVE NE, noon Oct. 13. An assault was reported.

PLAZA ST. NE, 1 to 100 block, 9 p.m. Oct. 18. An assault was reported.

SHENANDOAH ST. SE, 200 block, 10:28 p.m. Oct. 16. An assault at a residence was reported.

WASHINGTON ST. NE, 100 block, 11:50 p.m. Oct. 19. Police responded to an argument at a residence.

WILKINSON DR. NE, 800 block, 10:39 p.m. Oct. 13. An assault at a residence was reported.


COVINGTON TERRACE NEAR FIELDSTONE DRIVE NE, 11:50 p.m. Oct. 15. Cash, a wallet and ID were stolen.

FAIR OAKS SQUARE, 1:14 p.m. Oct. 15. Police are investigating the report of water theft from a Town of Leesburg water line.

FORT EVANS RD. NE, 1 to 100 block, 8:51 p.m. Oct. 19. A piggy bank containing cash was stolen from a residence.

FORT EVANS RD. SE, 100 block, 5:08 p.m. Oct. 17. Credit card fraud was reported.

KING ST. S., 500 block, 2:01 a.m. Oct. 19. A person wearing a black mask and a black fleece jacket entered a gas station equipped with video surveillance recording equipment and took a cabinet containing lottery tickets.

KING ST. S., 500 block, 9:30 a.m. Oct. 15. A person pumped gasoline at a service station and did not pay.


GOLDEN LARCH TERR. NE, 200 block, 3:58 p.m. Oct. 16. A 1998 Toyota Camry was stolen.


DRY MILL RD. SW, 100 block, 5:25 p.m. Oct. 14. Police investigated a report of juvenile skateboarders in the area and found a large flower pot at a business that had been damaged.

LILAC TERR. NE, 400 block, 7:34 p.m. Oct. 16. A pumpkin was thrown at a residence, causing damage to a gutter.

NORTH ST. NE, 500 block, 5:12 p.m. Oct. 17. Two highway signs and a section of sidewalk were marred by paint.

Sterling Area


STERLING BLVD., 200 block, 9:25 p.m. Oct. 17. Four males and one female accosted a male pedestrian. One of the males allegedly assaulted the pedestrian and another allegedly removed his wallet and took cash.


EXECUTIVE DR., 100 block, 7 p.m. Oct. 16 to 6:30 a.m. Oct. 17. Several offices were entered, door frames were damaged and cash was stolen.

MANEKIN PLAZA, 46000 block, noon Oct. 15 to 11:59 p.m. Oct. 17. Several laptop computers were stolen from a business.


KENNEDY RD., 300 block, 8:30 p.m. Oct. 13 to 12:10 a.m. Oct. 14. A gold 1994 Mazda MPV was stolen. The vehicle was parked at a residence.

SOUTHBANK ST., 20000 block, 9 p.m. Oct. 17 to noon Oct. 18. A blue 1996 Toyota Rav4 was stolen.

-- Compiled by SANDY MAUCK