ALEXANDRIA POLICE INCIDENTS
MONDAY, JULY 26, 2004
300 blk. of S. Reynolds St. 07-25/ 2:45 a.m. The victim, a 35-year-old Florida man, was attacked by a group of up to ten suspects. Initially, two men approached the victim and demanded money. Then other suspects approached and all began to punch the victim in the head. The victim fell to the ground and the suspects continued their assault. The victim managed to escape and ran to a nearby convenience store where police were called. The victim was treated at Inova Alexandria Hospital for a laceration to the face and released. The suspects are described as black males, two of them possibly juveniles. One suspect is further described as 20 -24 years old, 5'10"- 6' tall, 170-180 lbs., with his hair in cornrows and wearing a blue tank top.
2000 blk. of Mt. Vernon Ave. 07-24/ 1:55 a.m. The victim, a 50-year-old Alexandria woman, was approached as she stood at a bus stop. The suspect grabbed her purse and fled from the area on foot. The suspect is described as a black male, 25-35 years old, 6' and wearing a white and blue jersey and blue shorts.
600 Dulany St. 07-22/ 6:00 p.m. - 07-23/ 6:00 a.m. Someone entered the business byundetermined means and stole electronic equipment.
4647 Duke St. 07-24/ between 5:56 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. Someone entered the business by breaking the front glass door. Once inside, the suspect stole bottles of liquor.
400 blk. of Holland Ln. 07-23/ between 9:25 p.m. and 9:35 p.m. Someone entered the residence by undetermined means and attempted to steal money. The victim came home and found the maintenance man inside her home standing near her purse. She questioned the suspect and he left immediately thereafter. Police responded and located the suspect. Donovan Paul Rome, a 54-year-old male and resident of 2427 Fort Drive in Fairfax County, was charged with Burglary.
GRAND LARCENY AUTO:
4800 blk. of W. Braddock Rd. 07-21/ 7:30 p.m. - 07-22/ 7:45 a.m. Stolen: 1999 Honda Civic, 2 door, black.
5500 blk. of N. Morgan St. 07-20/ 3:30 p.m. - 07-21/ 9:00 a.m. Stolen: 1997 Ford Expedition, SUV, maroon.
4800 blk. of Kenmore Ave. 07-23/ 5:00 p.m. - 07-24/ 1:15 a.m. Stolen: 1991 Toyota Camry, station wagon, grey.
100 blk. of Cameron St. 07-23/ between 8:30 p.m. and 11:00 p.m. Stolen: 1993 Lincoln Continental, 4 door, grey.
4600 blk. of King St. 07-24/ 8:00 p.m. - 07-25/ 10:00 a.m. Stolen: 1996 Honda Accord, 4 door, tan.