Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The woman was not injured, according to Prince William County Police.
A man armed with a handgun stole a woman's purse in broad daylight Sunday, Prince William County Police said. Police responded to the incident at 9:09 a.m., after the woman reported that she was robbed on the 13100 block of Occoquan Road. The woman said that she was walking in the area when an unknown man approached her and pulled out a gun. He demanded that she hand over her purse, then fled on foot. The victim was not injured. Police are on the lookout for a black male between 20-30 years old, about 6 feet tall, 190 pounds, with a medium build. He was wearing a light brown sweater, blue jeans and black boots.
Friday, April 26, 2013
The man reportedly pulled out a gun and demanded money at Woodbridge location, Prince William County Police said.
Police are looking for a man who reportedly robbed the 7-Eleven at 16806 Jefferson Davis Highway in Woodbridge on April 25, Prince William County Police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. Police responded at 3:41 a.m. Thursday for the report of a robbery. The employees told police that an unknown man had come into the store and approached the cash register. "Once there, the man displayed a handgun and demanded money," Perok said. "The man then fled the area on foot. No injuries were reported. A police K-9 was used to search for the suspect." Police are looking for black man between 18 and 30 years old, 5-foot-10, of a thin build with black hair. He was described as wearing dark clothing.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Dale City resident Clarence Coleman was arrested April 17, Prince William County Police said.
Police have arrested the suspect in the recent marijuana sale turned armed robbery in Dale City, Prince William County Police spokesperson Dennis Jensen said. Clarence Coleman, 20, was arrested April 17 and charged with robbery, attempted malicious wounding, use of a firearm in commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. His court date and bond information is unavailable. Coleman was found at an address on Keating Drive. Police initially responded to the area of Hillendale Road and Haddock Road on April 12 at 9:27 p.m. for a report of gunfire. Officers found the victim in the area. The victim told police he was at Harry Dawson Park waiting to sell marijuana to an acquaintance. "When the man arrived, he …
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Clarence Coleman is wanted for robbery, Prince William County Police said.
A man is wanted in a Dale City robbery where the vicitm claims he was robbed in a marijuana sale gone bad, Prince William County Police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. Clarence Coleman, 20, of Dale City, is also wanted for attempted malicious wounding, use of a firearm in commission of a felony and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. The attached photo is from April 2012, and he is described as a black man, 5-foot-8, 150 pounds, of a medium build with black hair and brown eyes. Police initially responded to the area of Hillendale Road and Haddock Road on April 12 at 9:27 p.m. for a report of gunfire. Officers found the victim in the area. The victim told police he was at Harry Dawson Park waiting to sell marijuana to an …
Monday, April 1, 2013
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Monday, March 18, 2013
Two masked men robbed the store at gunpoint Sunday, Prince William County Police said.
Police are looking for two men who reportedly robbed the Seven Market at 1551 Featherstone Road in Woodbridge at gunpoint around midnight on March 17, Prince William County Police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. "Two employees reported to police that two masked men approached them as they were closing the store for the night. Both men displayed handguns and forced the employees back into the store," Perok said. "One of employees, a 40-year-old man of Alexandria, was assaulted by one of the men after he couldn’t open a safe. Both men took several cartons of cigarettes, valued around $3,600, before fleeing the area." One of the employees reported minor injuries. A K-9 unit was used n the search for the two men, but police did not find …
Thursday, March 14, 2013
The accused reportedly asked for both money and a ride, Prince William County Police said.
Police have charged a Woodbridge woman with robbery and assault and battery after another Woodbridge woman was reportedly robbed, Prince William County Police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. Tiffany Elizabeth Willis, 28, was arrested March 13. Police responded to the 15900 block of Jefferson Davis Highway on March 13 at 12:10 a.m. to investigate a reported robbery in that area. "The victim, a 42-year-old woman of Woodbridge, reported to police that an unknown woman knocked on the front door to her residence asking for money and a ride," Perok said. "The victim only agreed to give the woman a ride. As the two were driving in the area above, the unknown woman implied she had a gun and began to rummage through the victim’s purse looking …
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
A 55-year-old Woodbridge man was delivering pizzas in Dale City when he was reportedly robbed, Prince William County Police said.
Police have identified and arrested one of three suspects in the reported armed robbery of a Woodbridge pizza delivery driver in Dale City, Prince William County Police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. Jordan Keynen Baker Wilson, 18, was charged with robbery and use of a firearm in commission of a felony. The 55-year-old victim told police that he was delivering pizzas to the 4300 block of Welsh Lane in Dale City on Feb. 8 when he was approached by three masked men, Perok said. One of the men reportedly pulled out a handgun and demanded money. The three men then reportedly took the pizzas and an undisclosed amount of cash and ran. Robbery Unit detectives identified one of the suspects Monday, took out a warrant and arrested him at his …
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
The victim reportedly did not know his attackers, according to Prince William County Police.
After a Woodbridge man was stabbed on Belfry Lane, Prince William County Police are looking for two suspects, police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. Police are looking for two black males, one with dreadlocks. They were last seen wearing dark clothing, masks and gloves. No other description was given. Police initially responded Feb. 25 at 8:40 p.m. to the 3400 block of Belfry Lane for a stabbing. "The victim, a 30-year-old man of Woodbridge, reported to police that he was walking in the area above when he was approached by two unknown, masked men," Perok said. "The men asked the victim for money which the victim complied. One of the suspects then stabbed the victim in the back before both men fled on foot." The victim managed to get to …
Monday, February 18, 2013
The victim was reportedly knocked to the ground and robbed of his phone, wallet, and pizzas.
Violent Crimes Bureau detectives have identified one of two suspects reportedly involved in an armed robbery in which a pizza delivery man was reportedly robbed of his phone, wallet, and pizzas, Prince William County police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. After an investigation, police obtained warrants for the arrest of the suspect, and located him with the help of the U.S. Marshals' Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force. The suspect was arrested Feb. 14. "Detectives are still working to identify the second suspect involved in the robbery," Perok said. The second suspect is described as a black man between 25 and 30 years old, about 6-foot-5, and weighing about 200 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing …