Prince William News
Thu., Jan. 24 - police-reports-1-23
Police reports: 1-23
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Murder *ADDITIONAL ARRESTS – On January 23rd, the U.S. Marshals’ Florida Caribbean Regional Fugitive Task Force, with the assistance of the U.S. Marshals’ Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force and the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, located the 2 remaining suspects involved in the murder which was reported in the 17600 block of Washington St in Dumfries on January 17th. Both suspects were located at an address in North Palm Beach, Florida where they were apprehended without incident. Both men are in police custody and will remain in jail until they are extradited back to Prince William County.
Arrested on January 23rd:
Christopher Jonathon TOLLIVER, 27, of Dumfries
Charged with 1st degree murder
Douglas Jason TOLLIVER, 29, of Dumfries
Charged with 1st degree murder
Court date unavailable, both are being held WITHOUT bond in Florida
Homicide Investigation (Previously Released) – On January 17th at 3:26AM, police responded to the 17600 block of Washington St in Dumfries (22026) for a shooting. Caller reported to police that gunshots were heard at an address in the above area. Officers arrived and discovered the victim, an adult female, suffering from gunshot wounds to the upper body. Rescue personnel responded and pronounced the victim dead at the scene. Later that day, detectives from the Violent Crimes Bureau identified 2 suspects involved in the homicide. The investigation revealed that both suspects were involved in the killing of the victim following a previous encounter. The 2 suspects knew the victim and there is believed to be a third male, not identified. Through an extensive investigation, detectives obtained warrants against the 2 known suspects, as well as, executed multiple search warrants at 17675 Washington St #’s 204 and 101. This case has been classified as a murder. On January 21st, detectives identified and arrested the 3rd suspect involved in the murder. The accused was located in Dumfries. The investigation continues.
The victim has been identified as Tasheka Lashon LEAVELL, 35, of Dumfries
Residential Burglary – On January 19th at 1:16AM, police responded to the 7600 block of Old Linton Hall Rd in Gainesville (20169) for a burglary in progress. Homeowner reported to police that he heard noises coming from another room of the residence. Upon checking on the noise, the homeowner discovered an unknown man in a separate bedroom. The man locked himself in the room and by the time the homeowner made entry, the suspect had fled out of a window. A laptop, valued around $500, was reported missing. The suspect is believed to have made entry into the residence through an unsecured window.
Male, unknown race or age, 5’11”, 160lbs, with a thin build
Last seen wearing a red shirt and green stocking cap
Residential Burglary – On January 18th at 4:00PM, police responded to the 10000 block of Brandon Way in Manassas (20109) for a burglary in progress. Homeowner reported to police that 3 masked men forced their way into the residence, 1 of the men was armed with a handgun. Once inside, the men ransacked the home before fleeing the residence. No injuries were reported. A cell phone, valued around $200, was reported missing. A police K-9 was utilized in a search for the suspects, none were located. This incident does not appear to be random.
3 black males, unknown ages—
1st male [armed suspect] was described as having light complexion with thick eyebrows
Last seen wearing a black fleece style jacket, dark colored jeans and a black ski mask
2nd male was described as having dark complexion
Last seen wearing a black jacket, dark colored jeans and a black ski mask
3rd male was described as having light complexion
Last seen wearing a black jacket, blue jeans and a black ski mask
Residential Burglary – On January 18th at 2:06PM, police responded to the 7500 block of Quail Run Ln in Manassas (20109) for a burglary. Homeowner reported to police that burglary occurred between 9:00AM and 1:00PM. Entry appeared to have been made through the front door which had been forced open. A laptop, gaming console, 2 handguns and other miscellaneous items, valued around $1,800, were reported missing.
Commercial Burglary – On January 18th at 8:48AM, police responded to Byrd Tractor Inc. located at 7274 Centreville Rd in Manassas (20111) for a burglary. Employees reported to police that the burglary occurred between 6:00PM on January 17th and 8:00AM on January 18th. The investigation revealed that an unknown person(s) removed a lock from the fence belonging to an adjacent business and drove a vehicle into a garage belonging to the above company. Both businesses share a lot and business space. Once there, the suspect(s) removed several large pieces of equipment, including 3 mowers, a recreational utility vehicle, snow blower and a generator, valued around $50,000.