Prince William News
Fri., Apr. 29 - Prince William County Police offers responded to three robberies in a two day span.
Fri., Apr. 29 - The body of an adult woman was found in the area of Cotton Mill Drive and Griffith Avenue in Woodbridge on April 29. Prince William County Police believe the body to be Lizeth Yadira Lopez, 36, who was reported missing and endangered on April 19.
Fri., Apr. 29 - The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) will host a “pardon our dust” meeting on April 27 regarding Route 1 widening between Annapolis Way and Mary’s Way in Woodbridge.
Fri., Apr. 29 - Dogs Walk for a Dog Park fundraiser was held at Andrew Leitch Park in Dale City.
Thu., Apr. 28 - Residents urged to get the dirt on Composts Awareness Day.
Thu., Apr. 28 - Vicky Samantha Flores has been identified as a suspect in the April 5 robbery of Wells Fargo Bank in Dale City.
Thu., Apr. 28 - Tickets go on sale April 29.
Thu., Apr. 28 - The Hylton Performing Arts Center's 6th Anniversary Gala: Celebrate Community did just that on Saturday, April 23.
Thu., Apr. 28 - If all the estimates are incorporated in the final re-branding of Godwin Middle School to the George M. Hampton Middle School, the price tag could range from $491,200 to $536,200 for Prince William County taxpayers.
Wed., Apr. 27 - Events and happenings around Prince William County.
Police investigate string of robberies
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On April 18 at 5:31 a.m., officers arrived at the IHOP in the Manassas Mall for a report of a man branishing a handgun and demanding money. The suspects fled the area on foot with money.
Later that day at 1:32 p.m., officers arrived at Metro PCS in Shoppers Square in Manassas. An employee said she was walking to her car, a black man approached her and put an arm around her neck. He took a bag of money before fleeing the area on foot.
On April 19 at 2:12 a.m., officers responded to the 7-Eleven on Cloverdale Drive, Woodbridge. An employee reported that a heavyset black man entered with a handgun and demanded money. He took cigarettes and money before fleeing on foot. A Police K9 was called to each location but unable to locate suspects.