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Compost Your Food Waste: New Pilot Program Underway

After you separate regular recyclables from your trash, what’s left? Much of our trash is actually food waste, and that, too, can be recycled by turning it into compost. Composting is the way that nature recycles. Whether it’s the food that’s left on a picky eater’s plate, to the science experiment in your crisper drawer, food […]

UPDATE: No Charges in January 16 Officer-Involved Shooting Incident in Herndon Area

Reston Police District – Fairfax County Commonwealth’s Attorney, Raymond F. Morrogh, informed Colonel Edwin C. Roessler Jr., Chief of Police, on Friday, May 19 that he found no basis for criminal liability on the part of the officer involved in the deployment of deadly force on January 16 at 13316 Covered Wagon Lane, in Herndon. […]

Police Seek Identity of Suspects in Jewelry Store Theft

Franconia Police District – Detectives are investigating a case of theft from the Kay Jewelers located at 6809 Springfield Mall, on January 22, around 2:14 p.m. Two men entered the store and stole over $4,200 worth of jewelry. Surveillance video captured images of the suspects (pictured). Both suspects were described as black. The first was […]

Death Investigation in Centreville

Sully Police District – Today, around 1 p.m., we responded to the 6200 block of Prince Way for an unresponsive man and car that struck a townhouse. Preliminary investigation determined that David Sifuentes, 29, of Centreville, was repairing his 2001 Volkswagen sedan which was parked on Prince Way. An 8-year-old boy was inside the car […]

UPDATE: Cause of Death in Teen’s Homicide

The cause of death of 15-year-old Damaris Alexandra Reyes Rivas is multiple forms of trauma to the upper body. The investigation continues. (2/16/17) News Conference Today: Additional Charges Placed in Gang-Related Murder Investigation Detectives have obtained charges for murder against five suspects, two adults and three teenagers, involved in the death of 15-year-old Damaris Alexandra […]

Update: Suspects Identified, Preliminary Charges in Ongoing Homicide Investigation

Cindy Blanco Hernandez   Wilmer A. Sanchez-Serrano    Aldair J.Miranda Carcamo The four adults charged in connection to 15-year-old Damaris Reyes Rivas’ death are below. Each has been charged with abduction and gang participation:  Cindy Blanco Hernandez, 18, 11900 block of Winterthur Lane, Reston Wilmer A. Sanchez-Serrano, 21, of no fixed address Aldair J. Miranda Carcamo, 18, […]

“Dominion Square West” Approved in Tysons Featuring Metro-Accessible Buildings, Sky Park

Cars will give way to people in the latest mixed use development in Tysons approved by the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday. Called Dominion Square West, this newest project will replace several car dealerships off Leesburg Pike with 1.7 million square feet in offices, housing and retail. This future development will be a quick three- to […]

North Hill Poised to Become an Affordable and Market-Rate Housing Hub on Richmond Highway

After many attempts over the years, new housing options are poised for a vacant property along Richmond Highway that was originally bought for affordable housing. The Board of Supervisors approved zoning changes to the nearly 35-acre property at the corner of Dart Drive and Richmond Highway. The board’s action on Tuesday allows for the construction of: 219 […]

Second Robbery Suspect Arrested

Mount Vernon Police District – On January 12, Korey Desean Proctor, 23, of Alexandria, was arrested and charged with robbery. An investigation by the Mount Vernon District Station, Criminal Investigation Section, led to Proctor’s connection to a robbery that occurred outside the 7-Eleven store at 8434 Frye Road, on Friday, November 18, at about 6:30 […]

UPDATE: Autopsy of Remains Ruled a Homicide

Franconia Police District – An autopsy was conducted on the human remains found in the 7100 block of Wimsatt Road on Saturday, February 11. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled the death as a homicide. The victim suffered trauma to the upper body. Detectives believe the victim is Damaris A. Reyes Rivas, 15, […]

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