Natatia Bledsoe is the public information officer for the Fredericksburg Police Department.
Daily Crime Report 11/28/2012
Recent police reports and arrests in Fredericksburg:
1000 block Sophia St, 11/27 9:30 p.m. A resident reported that she heard noises on her second story back deck and looked out the door to see two figures climbing over the deck railing. The victim shouted at the subjects, and the intruders jumped off the deck and fled from the area. The suspects were described as both white males in their early 20s; one suspect was wearing a white long-sleeved pullover and dark pants and the second suspect was wearing a dark-colored peacoat jacket and pants. Both suspects were wearing beanie hats. The investigation is ongoing.
1200 block Parcell St, 11/23 – 11/24 12:00 a.m. A resident reported that her cell phone was stolen from her unlocked vehicle. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
Free Lance-Star, 616 Amelia St, 11/23 – 11/26 8:00 a.m. An employee reported that a tire was slashed on a company-owned vehicle. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
Home Depot, 1201 Gateway Blvd, 11/26 3:00 p.m. An employee reported that a male subject picked up several items from the garden center and then presented the items at the customer service desk for a gift card refund. A suspect has been identified and the investigation is ongoing.
Joseph Johnson, 45, of no fixed address was arrested for aggressive solicitation.