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Prince William County crime report

Prince William County

These were among incidents reported by Prince William County police. For information, call 703-792-7245.


Tartan Hill Pkwy., 13800 block, 9:46 p.m. Aug. 15. A man attempted to kick open a door of a residence, then fled in a vehicle. When a police officer attempted to stop the vehicle, the motorist ran a red light and hit another vehicle. The man fled on foot. A 25-year-old Manassas man was arrested.


Hudson River Ct., 4200 block, 12:35 p.m. Aug. 16. Several gunshots were heard.


Ashmere Cir., 4100 block, 1 p.m. Aug. 3 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 6. Someone attempted to enter a residence by prying several windows.

Ashmere Cir., 4100 block, 3:30 p.m. Aug. 3 to 9:39 p.m. Aug. 15. Jewelry was stolen from a residence.

Dumfries Shopping Plaza, 17900 block, 11 p.m. Aug. 15 to 5:45 a.m. Aug. 16. Cash was stolen from a business.

Waters Edge Ct., 15300 block, 11 a.m. Aug. 19 to 2 p.m. Aug. 20. Someone attempted to enter a residence by removing a screen from a window.


Chimney West Dr., 4400 block, noon Aug. 14 to 7 p.m. Aug. 17. Someone entered an unlocked vehicle and used a garage door opener to enter a garage of a residence. Nothing was reported stolen.


Alleghany Rd., Aug. 15. A man sexually assaulted a female juvenile relative on several occasions. A 47-year-old Woodbridge man was arrested.


Quail Run Lane, 7500 block, 7:47 p.m. Aug. 10. A man left a BB gun on a bed at a residence. A 2-year-old boy found the gun and shot himself in the foot. The boy was treated for injuries. A 19-year-old Manassas man was charged with child abuse and neglect.


Vernon St., 8200 block, 2:50 p.m. Aug. 13. A man attempted to enter a residence through a window. He fled when a resident saw him.


Dale Blvd. and Ridgefield Rd., noon to 1 p.m. Aug. 13. A man driving a brown Buick with a white-and-blue flashing light on the dashboard stopped a female motorist. He displayed a gold badge and asked for her identification. He then told the woman to drive more slowly.


Dale Blvd., 5300 block, 9:08 p.m. Aug. 16. A man in a vehicle demanded money at gunpoint from a male acquaintance. The two struggled, and the acquaintance grabbed the gun and fled. The man took the acquaintance’s keys and cellphone. A 22-year-old Woodbridge man was arrested.

Old Bridge Rd., 1400 block, 2:15 a.m. Aug. 17. A gunman robbed a convenience store of cash.


Barksdale St., 14700 block, 8:15 to 9 p.m. Aug. 15. Several pairs of sneakers were stolen from a residence entered through an unlocked basement door.

Cressida Pl., 4100 block, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 12. A laptop computer, a camera and other property were stolen from a residence entered by forcing a rear door.

Nassau Dr., 13200 block, 10 a.m. Aug. 13 to 1:30 p.m. Aug. 15. A camera and jewelry were stolen from a residence entered by forcing a rear basement door.

Scotch Ct., 2200 block, 1:45 p.m. Aug. 18. A man attempted to enter a residence through a door. He fled when a resident confronted him.

St. Mary’s Way, 13600 block, 1 to 10 a.m. Aug. 19. Someone attempted to enter a residence by prying a front door.


The following incidents were recently reported by Manassas police. For information, call 703-257-8000.


Center St., 9000 block, 11:10 a.m. Aug. 17. A male motorist’s vehicle struck the vehicle of another motorist. After the drivers stopped, the first motorist assaulted the other and fled.

Deblanc Pl., 8700 block, 4 p.m. Aug. 19. An intoxicated woman assaulted two men and threatened to kill them. A 47-year-old Manassas woman was arrested.


Prescott Ave., 9200 block, 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 19. Jewelry was stolen from a case at an antiques store.

Manassas Park

The following incident was recently reported by Manassas Park police. For information, call 703-361-1136.


Denver Dr. and Rugby Rd., 2:53 p.m. Aug. 18. A man stood in the middle of the road with his pants around his ankles. A 51-year-old Manassas man was arrested.

— Compiled by Sarah Lane

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