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.

Ashburn Area


JUNCTION PLAZA, 43000 block, 3:30 p.m. Nov. 13 to 2:30 p.m. Nov. 14. A purse was stolen from a shopping cart.


HAY RD., 43000 block, 7:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Nov. 16. A glass basement door and an interior door at a residence were damaged.

MARBLEHEAD DRIVE AND LIVONIA TERRACE, 5 p.m. Nov. 15 to 6 a.m. Nov. 16. A truck was damaged when it was driven into the rear of a parked drum roller.

Leesburg Area


ADAMS DR. NE, 1 to 100 block, 1:31 p.m. Nov. 10. An assault at a residence was reported.

EDWARDS FERRY RD. NE, 800 block, 12:55 a.m. Nov. 13. Police responded to an argument.

FORT EVANS RD. NE, 600 block, 9:30 a.m. Nov. 15. Telephone harassment at a residence was reported.

INVERMERE DR. NE, 700 block, 1:26 p.m. Nov. 10. Police responded to an argument at a residence.

KING ST. S., 1 to 100 block, 11:03 a.m. Nov. 14. An assault was reported.

LOUDOUN ST. SW, 200 block, noon Nov. 14. Police investigated a report of gunshots being fired near the Leesburg Volunteer Fire Department. At 1:30 p.m., police received a report of a gunshot victim at the Winchester Hospital. A detective went to the hospital and met with a 40-year-old Winchester man who said he was shot in the leg by an acquaintance while he was in a parked vehicle on Loudoun Street. An investigation was continuing.

PLAZA ST. NE, 100 block, 3 p.m. Nov. 13. Telephone threats at a residence were reported.


BRECKENRIDGE SQ. SE, 400 block, 7:28 a.m. Nov. 15. A leather jacket, six CDs, a hunting knife and a gift certificate were stolen from a vehicle.

CATOCTIN CIR. NE, 1 to 100 block, 6:51 p.m. Nov. 15. A loss-prevention officer stopped a woman who was leaving a store with a cart of groceries that were not in bags. She was escorted back into the store and Leesburg police were called. A 22-year-old Leesburg woman was arrested and charged with felony shoplifting.

COUNTRY CLUB DR. SW, 400 block, 10:43 a.m. Nov. 14. Construction fraud was reported.

DRY MILL RD. SW, 400 block, 9:15 a.m. Nov. 11. Cash, a wallet and a driver's license were stolen at a school.

EDWARDS FERRY RD. NE, 900 block, 3:45 p.m. Nov. 12. Someone pumped gasoline at a service station and did not pay.

FORT EVANS RD. NE, 1 to 100 block, 3:55 p.m. Nov. 12. Golf shoes, a golf jacket, sunglasses, golf balls, CDs and cases of bottled beverages were stolen from a vehicle.

HAMPSHIRE SQ. SW, 1 to 100 block, 2:29 p.m. Nov. 14. Jewelry and two African masks were stolen from a residence.

HERITAGE WAY N., 1 to 100 block, 7:22 p.m. Nov. 14. Four checks were stolen from a residence. The checks were cashed by forgery.

KING ST. N., 1 to 100 block, 11:05 a.m. Nov. 11. Two bank bags containing cash were stolen from a restaurant.


BONNIE RIDGE DR. NE, 700 block, 11:28 a.m. Nov. 12. A vehicle window was shattered.

DANIELS ST. NW, 300 block, 5:49 p.m. Nov. 14. A vehicle gas cover and cap were opened.

MCLEARY SQ. SE, 600 block, 1:45 a.m. Nov. 15. Two vehicles were entered and the interiors were ransacked. Nothing was reported stolen.

MILLBROOK TERR. NE, 300 block, 8:54 a.m. Nov. 14. Two vehicle tires were slashed.

SPENCER TERR. SE, 100 block, 1:23 p.m. Nov. 14. Two pine trees in a common area at a subdivision were cut down.

TAMMY TERR. SE, 600 block, 10:28 a.m. Nov. 15. A vehicle was entered, a glove compartment was ransacked and paperwork was scattered on a seat.

Lovettsville Area


BERLIN TPK., 1000 block, 10 a.m. Nov. 10 to 3 a.m. Nov. 12. A gun was stolen from a house under renovation.

Potomac Falls Area


NOBLE TERR., 20000 block, midnight to 6:45 a.m. Nov. 16. A laptop computer was stolen from an apartment. There were no signs of forced entry.

Sterling Area


CHAPLIN CT., 20000 block, 2:30 to 11 a.m. Nov. 13. A purse and a DVD were stolen from a residence.

EVERGREEN ST., 100 block, 9:30 p.m. Nov. 14 to 6:30 a.m. Nov. 15. Power tools were stolen from a vehicle.

LAUREL AVE., 400 block, 8 p.m. Nov. 14 to 8 a.m. Nov. 15. Power tools and a paint-sprayer were stolen from a work vehicle entered by forcing a door lock.

OCEAN DR., 11000 block, 11:25 a.m. Nov. 13. A trailer at a construction site was entered through a window. Nothing was reported stolen.

PARKSIDE CIR., 20000 block, 6:05 to 6:24 p.m. Nov. 11. A purse and cash and credit cards were stolen from a vehicle in an open garage at a residence.


MAPLE AVE. E., 1000 block, 10 p.m. Nov. 12 to 2 a.m. Nov. 13. A gray 1990 Toyota Camry was stolen while it was parked at a residence.


BRIGHTON AVE., 100 block, 9:25 p.m. Nov. 15. A bedroom window at a residence was damaged when a piece of asphalt was thrown at it.

-- Compiled by SANDY MAUCK