Wednesday, April 10, 2013
A Stafford woman has been charged with attempted malicious wounding and destruction of property, Prince William County Police said.
Police have charged a Stafford woman with two counts of attempted malicious wounding and destruction of property after a vehicle was reportedly rammed repeatedly on I-95 and then spray-painted in Dale City, Prince William County Police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. Allysha Edwards, 21, was arrested April 9. Police initially responded to the 2900 block of Dale Boulevard on April 9 at 12:29 a.m. for the report of a hit and run. "The victim, a 22-year-old man of Dumfries, reported to police that while visiting a family member on Woodmark Drive, he and the accused, a known acquaintance, got into a verbal altercation which escalated physically," Perok said. "Following the encounter, the victim and a friend left the residence in the friend…
Friday, March 8, 2013
A Woodbridge man was charged with grand larceny, assault and battery and destruction of property, Prince William County Police said.
A Woodbridge man was arrested after a vehicle was reportedly stolen and wrecked on March 6, Prince William County Police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. James Alexander Cetto, 21, was charged with hit and run, grand larceny of a vehicle, domestic assault and battery, destruction of property, driving under the influence of alcohol, driving on a suspended license, and unreasonable refusal of a breath test. Police initially responded to Ladue Court in Woodbridge for a domestic fight, Perok said. A 15-year-old Woodbridge male told police that he and Cetto were arguing in an apartment. "The argument escalated into a physical fight which moved into the main lobby of the apartment building causing about $350 in damages," Perok said. "…
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Destini Swails was also charged with a hit and run, Prince William County Police said.
Police have charged a Dale City woman with a hit and run and filing a false police report after a Triangle woman's car was reportedly struck near Minnieville and Spriggs Road on Feb. 23, Prince William County Police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. Destini Swails, 25, was arrested and charged Feb. 25. Police initially responded on Feb. 25 at 5:59 p.m. to investigate the reported hit and run. "The victim, a 46-year-old woman of Triangle, reported to police that she was struck by a vehicle while making a left hand turn from Minnieville Rd onto Spriggs Road," Perok said. "After pulling over to exchange information, the victim observed the striking vehicle flee the area." A witness gave officers a description of the vehicle. "Officers made …
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Erick Martin Portillo was arrested Saturday and charged with attempted malicious wounding.
Police have charged Woodbridge resident Erick Martin Portillo, 20, with attempted malicious wounding and hit and run after a 20-year-old Woodbridge woman was struck by a car Friday, Prince William County police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. The victim told police that she was in a vehicle with the accused near Springwoods Drive and Glenridge Drive in Lake Ridge on Friday night. The accused was driving the vehicle. "The victim reported that the accused began to act erratic," Perok said. The victim attempted to get out of the vehicle. She was then reportedly struck by the vehicle and the accused reportedly fled. "The victim sustained minor injuries and was transported to an area hospital," Perok said. Portillo was arrested Dec. 8. His…
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
The driver hit a skateboarder who crossed in the path of the car on Jefferson Davis Highway.
Prince William County Police are investigating a hit-and-run accident that occurred on Jefferson Davis Highway in Woodbridge earlier this week. A police investigation showed that the driver of a 1997 Honda Accord was traveling southbound on the highway, near East Longview Drive, when an 18-year-old male skateboarder crossed in its path. The driver fled the scene after the collision, police said. The victim was taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police searched the area for the car, and eventually found it unoccupied at Prince William Plaza. The car was not stolen. Police are working to find out who the driver was.
Tuesday, November 20, 2012
Prince William Police unable to locate driver, who fled after officers pulled his or her vehicle over.
A driver fled Saturday after being pulled over for a suspected DUI near the Prince William County Parkway, leading to a police chase, Prince William County Police said. As the officer was walking to the vehicle at 11:22 p.m. Nov. 17 near Telegraph Road, the driver sped off. Officers pursued the vehicle onto Hillendale Drive, then onto Dale Boulevard, where they lost sight of the car. Officers checked area streets, then found the car on the 13900 block of Gum Lane. Police said the car had apparently struck another parked vehicle on Hillendale Drive while the driver was fleeing. Police said they do not believe the car was stolen. However, they were unable to locate the driver.
Friday, November 9, 2012
Have you seen the vehicle reportedly involved?
The Prince William County Police Department needs help in finding the vehicle reportedly involved in a fatal hit and run on Oct. 23, police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. The hit and run reportedly happened on Bayside Avenue in Woodbridge. The victim of an Oct. 23 shooting at Marumsco Plaza ran across Bayside Avenue and was struck by an unknown vehicle, Perok reported. "The driver of the striking vehicle left the scene prior to police arrival," Perok said. "The driver of the vehicle in the hit and run was not involved in the shooting. The victim was flown to an area hospital with life threatening injuries sustained after being hit by the vehicle. On Monday, Nov. 5, the victim died from injuries sustained during the hit and run." …
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Frederick Santiago, 23, of Fireside Court in Woodbridge, was charged with aggravated malicious wounding and the use of a firearm in commission of a felony.
Prince William County police have arrested a Woodbridge man in connection with the Tuesday night shooting at Marumsco Plaza in Woodbridge. Frederick Santiago, 23, of Fireside Court in Woodbridge, was charged with aggravated malicious wounding and the use of a firearm in commission of a felony. Police said that Santiago shot at an acquaintance because the two were having a fight over a "previous incident," according to a news release. Prince William County Police responded to the incident at 6:56 p.m., when a 22-year-old victim from Woodbridge was shot at in the parking lot. Santiago pulled out a handgun and fired at him, police said. "After being shot, the victim ran away from the suspect," Officer Jonathan Perok, a police spokesman, …
Monday, October 8, 2012
Brandon William Skinner, 28, of Dale City, was charged in relation to a September hit-and-run.
The U.S. Marshals Task Force arrested a Dale City man in relation to an attempted abduction and hit-and-run in Woodbridge in September. Brandon William Skinner of the 14600 block of Darbydale Ave., was charged with assault and battery, attempted abduction, and hit and run. Police said that Skinner and a 26-year-old Woodbridge woman were involved in an argument in front of a residence around 11:44 p.m. on the 3600 block of Felmore Ct. on Sept. 8. Skinner allegedly assaulted the woman and tried to force her to get in the back seat of a vehicle. A friend of the woman helped her get free, police said. Skinner then got into his vehicle and struck the victim's vehicle, police said. The victim reported minor injuries and damage to the vehicle …
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
A 26-year-old woman said suspect tried to force her into back seat of a car.
Woodbridge resident Brandon Skinner, of Darbydale Avenue, is wanted for attempted abduction and a hit and run, Prince William County police spokesperson Jonathan Perok said. Police initially responded to Felmore Court at 11:44 p.m. Sept. 8 for a domestic disbute. "The victim, a 26-year-old woman of Woodbridge, reported to police that she and the accused, a known acquaintance, were involved in a verbal altercation, in front of the residence, which escalated," Perok said. "During the encounter, the accused assaulted the victim and attempted to force her in the backseat of a vehicle. A friend of the victim was able to get the victim freed of the accused. At this point, the accused got into his vehicle and purposely struck the victim’s …