Natatia Bledsoe is the public information officer for the Fredericksburg Police Department.
Daily Crime Report 6/28/2012
Recent police reports and arrests in Fredericksburg:
Super 8 Motel, 3002 Mall Ct, 6/28 12:20 am. Police responded for a motor vehicle accident in the parking lot and found a minivan straddling the retaining wall between the Super 8 and the Best Western. The driver of the van had fled the scene, but officers obtained his description from the motel clerk who had spoken to the driver when he tried to check in. While investigating the accident, officers also discovered two vehicles in the parking lot with broken windows. The vehicles were identified as belonging to guests, and property that had been stolen from one of the vandalized vehicles was subsequently found inside the crashed minivan.
A person matching the description of the van driver was found walking in the parking lot of the Best Western and he was taken into custody without incident. Robert Sanchez, 37, of Spotsylvania was arrested for public intoxication, larceny from a vehicle, and two counts of destruction of property. He was also served with a warrant from Chesterfield County charging him with assault and battery. Sanchez was incarcerated at the Rappahannock Regional Jail.
1000 block Wicklow Dr, 6/20 – 6/25 4:30 pm. A resident reported that several items of value were stolen from her apartment while she was in the process of moving. The investigation is ongoing.
800 block William St, 6/26 – 6/27 9:00 am. A resident reported that she found a window on her vehicle broken and the car’s GPS stolen. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
Hughes Home, 100 Caroline St, 6/17 (reported 6/27) A staff member reported that a resident’s cell phone was stolen from his room. A suspect has been identified and the investigation is ongoing.
1600 block Sunken Rd, 6/26 – 6/27 9:00 pm. A resident reported that cash and a driver’s license were stolen from his wallet, which had been left inside his vehicle. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
100 block Hanover St, 6/26 – 6/27 120 pm. A resident reported that an unknown person broke a window on her vehicle and stole her purse and iPod. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
1400 block Sunken Rd, 6/11 – 6/27 6:45 pm. A resident reported that several DVDs were stole from his apartment. A suspect has been identified and the investigation is ongoing.
Jonathan Winkler, 42, of Spotsylvania was arrested for DUI in the 2200 block of Caroline Street.
Antonio Correia-de-Meld, 48, of no fixed address was arrested for possession of alcohol on City property.