Culpeper Times holiday schedule
Police are offering a reward for information about a residential and a commercial burglary in the Woodbridge area. On September 19th at 2:27PM, police responded to a residence located in the 3400 block of Beale Ct in Woodbridge (22193) for a burglary in progress. The homeowner reported to police that she was inside her residence when she observed an unknown man open the sliding glass door of the residence. The man allegedly stepped into the residence, but fled after being observed by the homeowner. No contact was made with the homeowner and no items were reported as missing.
Joint Death Investigation | Fire related - On September 19th at 4:52AM, police responded to the block of Tackhouse Lp in Gainesville (20155) to assist the Department of Fire and Rescue with a house fire. There was one confirmed fatality as a result of the fire. The victim has been identified as an adult male. No other injuries were reported and no foul play is suspected at this point in the investigation.
Joint Death Investigation | Fire related - On September 19th at 4:52AM, police responded to the 8400 block of Tackhouse Lp in Gainesville (20155) to assist the Department of Fire and Rescue with a house fire. There was one confirmed fatality as a result of the fire. The victim has been
On Thursday, September 19, at approximately 5:00 a.m., fire and rescue units were dispatched to a two-alarm townhouse fire located in the 8400 block of Tackhouse Loop in Gainesville. They began suppression operations while conducting a search for occupants. Fire and rescue extinguished the fire and reported one confirmed fatality, which was an adult male occupant of the home. The cause of the fire is under investigation by the Fire Marshal’s Office and the death is under investigation by Prince William County police.
Armed Robbery – On September 17th at 9:10PM, police responded a residence located in Woodbridge (22193) for a robbery. The victim, a 19 year old man of Woodbridge, reported to police that he and two other friends were in the backyard of his residence when two unknown men approached.
Prince William County Police are at Potomac Middle School, Dumfries, as a precautionary measure, following reports that a student may have had an object at the bus stop that looked like a weapon. Everyone is safe and the police presence is a precautionary measure.
**INCIDENTS** Strong Armed Robbery – On September 16th at 12:00PM, police responded to the BB&T Bank located at 7801 Sudley Rd in Manassas (20109) for a robbery. The victim, a 51 year old man of Stephens City, reported to police that he had just left the bank after cashing a check when he was approached from behind by an unknown man in the parking lot. During a confrontation, the suspect attempted to pepper spray the victim to his face but missed. The suspect then knocked the victim to the ground and took his backpack containing an undisclosed amount of U.S. Currency before fleeing the area on a bicycle. Minor injuries were reported. A police K-9 was used to search for the suspect.
Culpeper man jailed for alleged fire setting.
Due to today's shooting incident at the Washington Navy Yard, Navy Yard OmniRide buses are being detoured. Navy Yard buses cannot access M Street. All Navy Yard trips (D300) will originate from the 12th and C timepoint. Trips will start at the times listed on the published schedule from 12th and C and follow regular routing and schedule from there. For riders originating in the vicinity of the Navy Yard, the nearest Green Line Metro Station to 12th and C is L'Enfant Plaza.
Breaking: At least 12 people have been shot at the DC Navy Yard. Fatalities are reported and the shooter or shooters may still be at large as of 10:25 a.m. http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/Confirmed-Shooter-at-Navy-Yard-One-Person-Shot-223897891.html