Brief: Week in Burke

Brief: Week in Burke

Armed Robbery in Burke Area

Police made an arrest in an armed robbery case that occurred Wednesday, May 8. Around 10:50 p.m. a woman entered the Shell gas station, located at 6054 Burke Commons Road, displayed a handgun and demanded cash from a store employee. The employee relinquished cash and the suspect left on foot. A short time later, a police officer located the suspect at Burke Centre Parkway and Pond Spice Lane and took her into custody.

Chelsee D. Wright, 18, of Stafford, Va., has been charged with robbery and with the use of a firearm in the commission of a felony.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.