Week in Fairfax

Week in Fairfax

18-Year-Old Man Charged for Alleged Sexual Misconduct with a Juvenile

On Friday, June 3, an 18-year-old man was charged for having inappropriate relations with a 12-year-old girl. An investigation determined that on at least two occasions, the suspect allegedly met with the victim and had inappropriate sexual relations with her. The incident was reported to school administrators on May 13. Neither incident occurred on school grounds.

Following a thorough investigation by Major Crimes detectives, two warrants were issued charging an 18-year-old man, of Fairfax, with rape of a child less than 13 years old. He was arrested on June 3 at Fairfax High School and transported to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center. Investigating detectives and the Victim Services Section are working with the victim and family to provide care and assistance.

<1b>--FCPD Public Affairs Bureau

Bank Robbery in Fairfax

Officers responded to a holdup alarm at the BB&T Bank located at 8416 Arlington Boulevard on Wednesday, June 1 shortly before 4 p.m. The initial investigation revealed that a man entered the bank, approached a teller and handed him a note announcing a robbery. The suspect then placed a backpack on the counter and told the teller that it contained an explosive device. The teller handed over an undisclosed amount of cash and the suspect fled on foot leaving behind the backpack. Bank employees took it upon themselves to evacuate the bank and nobody was injured.

The suspect was described as white, in his 50s, about 5-feet-5-inches tall, with a skinny build. He was wearing a flannel shirt, a hooded sweatshirt, green pants a white hat and sunglasses.

The police helicopter (Fairfax 1) and a K9 team responded to search the area. The Explosives Ordnance Disposal Unit (EOD, commonly referred to as the “Bomb Squad”), responded to the bank, examined the backpack and determined that it did not contain any explosive material.

Detectives from the Major Crimes Division and from the Crime Scene Section responded and assumed the investigation.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Crime Solvers electronically by visiting www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org by calling 1-866-411-8477. Or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.