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These were among incidents reported by the Fairfax City Police Department. For information, call 703-385-7809.


Rust Rd. and Westmore Dr., 10:37 a.m. Oct. 25. A small projectile fired from a device by two young males struck a male while he was repairing his vehicle. The youths fled on foot. The male refused medical treatment.

University Dr., 4000 block, 1:39 a.m. Oct. 20. A 24-year-old woman reported that a male acquaintance struck her, choked her and pushed her to the ground during an altercation on the way home from a bar. The woman was treated at a medical facility. A warrant charging the male with assault and battery was issued.


Chain Bridge Rd., 3500 block, Oct. 1 to Oct. 22. Political campaign signs were stolen.

Main St., 9400 block and 9900 block, Sept. 6 to Oct. 25. Cooking oil was stolen from tanks outside two restaurants.

Main St., 10000 block, 9:15 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Oct. 25. A cellphone left in a restroom of a business was stolen.

Springmann Dr., 10600 block, 10 a.m. Oct. 27 to 8:45 a.m. Oct. 28. A pistol, magazines and a knife were stolen from a vehicle.

University Dr., 3900 block, 1:20 p.m. Oct. 25. Two males entered an optometrist’s office and while one talked to the staff, the other stole three pairs of sunglasses.

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