Prince William County

These were among incidents reported by Prince William County police for this edition of Local Living. For information, call 703-792-5123.

BRISTOW AREA
ARREST

Moat Crossing Pl., 8800 block, 12:30 p.m. Feb. 6. A 69-year-old Bristow man was arrested and charged with reckless handling of a firearm.

MANASSAS AREA
ASSAULTS

Centreville Rd., 8300 block, 7:55 p.m. Feb. 4. A 38-year-old Manassas Park man was charged with two counts of assault and battery on a law enforcement officer, obstruction of justice, and public intoxication.

Freedom Center Blvd., 8900 block, Feb. 5. A 40-year-old Haymarket man accused of robbery and assault and battery turned himself in to police.

THEFT/BREAK-IN

Roxbury Ave., 7400 block, 1:51 p.m. Feb. 1. A man attempted to enter a residence by force but left before police arrived.

WOODBRIDGE AREA
ASSAULT

Bayside Ave., 1300 block, 8:43 p.m. Feb. 4. A 27-year-old Bayside man was arrested and charged with strangulation and domestic assault and battery.

Wetherburn Ct., 2900 block. A 32-year-old man, of no fixed address, was arrested in Nebraska in connection with two domestic related incidents, an abduction and a malicious wounding, in Woodbridge on Jan. 21.

ROBBERIES

Boatswain Cir., 16300 block, 10:55 p.m. Feb. 3. A 15-year-old Dumfries boy was arrested and charged with robbery and abduction.

Dashiel Pl., 4800 block, 9:55 p.m. Feb. 1. Two males and a female left a vehicle and accosted a male pedestrian at gunpoint. They assaulted and robbed him of his cellphone and fled in the vehicle.

Shoppers Best Way, 13900 block, Feb. 5. A 26-year-old man, of no fixed address, was arrested by U.S. Marshals and charged with robbery, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in connection with an armed robbery on Dec. 23 at a beauty supply business.

Touchstone Cir., 12800 block, 10:01 a.m. Feb. 5. A male entered a pharmacy and demanded cash from a register at gunpoint. When the clerk was unable to open the cash drawer, the male left.

ARRESTS

Paramount Lane, 13300 block, 7:23 a.m. Feb. 1. A 19-year-old Stafford man was arrested and charged with felony animal cruelty.

Smoketown Rd., 14200 block, 2:08 p.m. Jan. 30. A 23-year-old Oxon Hill man was arrested and charged with brandishing a firearm, assault and battery, and carrying a concealed firearm.

River Walk Way, 14700 block, 12:22 p.m. Feb. 3. A 39-year-old Woodbridge man was arrested and charged with reckless handling of a firearm.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Bayou Wood Cir., 12900 block, 4:43 p.m. Feb. 2. A resident of an apartment heard a knock and then a loud noise by the balcony glass door. She found the door frame damaged. There was no entry into the apartment and nothing was reported stolen.

Chesterfield Dr., 14300 block, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 2. Prescription medication, a laptop, a cellphone and video gaming equipment were among items stolen from a residence entered through a rear door.

Dale Blvd., 4800 block, 2:30 a.m. Feb. 5. A male entered an electronics store by force. Video surveillance revealed that a male entered the business and left a short time later empty-handed.

Potomac View Ave., 1700 block, 2:30-10:30 p.m. Feb. 3. Jewelry and a safe containing five handguns and a rifle were stolen from a residence entered through a window. A 20-year-old man was arrested and charged with grand larceny of a firearm, conspiracy to commit grand larceny and possession of a firearm. A 17-year-old Woodbridge female was charged with grand larceny of a firearm.

Manassas

These were among incidents reported by Manassas police for this edition of Local Living. For information, call 703-257-8000.

ROBBERY

Bonham Cir., 9000 block, 10:19 p.m. Feb. 5. A male accosted a female driver sitting in her vehicle and demanded cash at gunpoint. She said she had none and male left.

FRAUD

Manassas area, Jan. 31. A person claiming to be an Apple representative called a customer and said his iCloud account had been compromised. The caller told the customer that he would receive text messages containing codes to fix the issue. The customer entered the codes on his computer, which enabled the caller to control the computer and remove personal documents. The customer also provided a credit card number and later discovered multiple fraudulent charges were made on his account.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Seventh Regiment Dr., 10000 block, 1:35 p.m. Jan. 31. A 23-year-old Manassas man was arrested and charged with grand larceny and burglary. Additional charged are pending.

Mathis Ave., 9000 block, 10 a.m. Feb. 4. A woman at a laundromat reported her wallet had been stolen minutes after she accidentally left it on top of a washer.

Mercedes Dr., 9600 block, 11 p.m. Jan. 26 to 7 a.m. Jan. 27. Firearms were stolen from a vehicle. There was no sign of forced entry.

VEHICLE THEFT

Sudley Rd., 11700 block, 11:12 a.m. Feb. 5. Police approached three males panhandling at a convenience store. During the encounter, the males fled, leaving behind a Chevrolet Avalanche. Investigation revealed the vehicle was stolen earlier that morning from the 8900 block of Sweetbriar Street.

Manassas Park

There were no incidents reported by Manassas Park police for this edition of Local Living. For information, call 703-361-1136.

— Compiled by Lisa M. Bolton