On the above map, the addresses are block numbers, not specific home or business addresses.
The following items are from recent police updates through Oct. 10 from the Franconia, Mason and West Springfield police districts of the Fairfax County Police Department.
Burglary (marked in blue on above map) 5000 block of Ravensworth Road, Oct. 4, 4:50 a.m. Officers responded for a stranger standing in the resident’s home. Entry was made through an unlocked door. Robert S. Choi, 38, of Burke, was charged with unlawful entry and larceny.
In separate and unrelated incidents:
Robbery (marked in green on above map), 8300 block of Little River Turnpike, Oct. 4, 8:30 p.m. The victim reported he planned on meeting a stranger to sell a cell phone. The stranger arrived. He approached the victim, punched him in the stomach, took the cell phone, and fled. The victim was not injured.
Larcenies (marked in red on above map)
- 4900 block of Van Masdag Court - camera from vehicle
- 7400 block of Little River Turnpike - purse from business
- Medford Drive / Little River Turnpike - cellular phone from business
- 4100 block of Watkins Trail - tools from vehicle
- 7900 block of Charles Thomson Lane - cash from residence
No stolen vehicles were reported at the time.