Natatia Bledsoe is the public information officer for the Fredericksburg Police Department.
Daily Crime Report 1/29/2013
Recent police reports and arrests in Fredericksburg:
600 block Denton Cir, 1/28 7:00 p.m. A resident reported that he was on the second floor of his home when he heard the sound of the back door closing. When the victim went downstairs, he discovered that his laptop computer and a firearm had been stolen from the living room. The victim further reported that he saw a male subject running away from the residence with the items in his hands. The suspect was described as a black male wearing a blue hoodie and jeans. The investigation is ongoing.
Hard Times Café, 314 Jefferson Davis Hwy, 1/28 8:00 p.m. A patron reported that he offered a ride home from the restaurant to two friends of a friend. When the unknown male subjects got into the victim’s truck, one of them grabbed the victim’s wallet from the dash and then both took off running up Princess Anne Street. The victim chased the suspects on foot for a few blocks but was unable to catch up to them. The two males were described as both white, and the one who stole the wallet was approximately 5’6” and 130 pounds and wearing a white shirt. The investigating officer also discovered that the victim was wanted on an outstanding warrant from Caroline County. William Shelton, 39, of Fredericksburg was arrested for failure to obey a court order and incarcerated at the Rappahannock Regional Jail under a $5000 bond.
Kenmore Club, 632 Kenmore Ave, 1/25 – 1/26 8:00 a.m. An employee reported that an unknown person marked graffiti on an exterior side door. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
Party City, 1280 Carl D Silver Pkwy, 1/27 – 1/28 9:00 a.m. An employee reported that an unknown person marked graffiti on a portable storage unit at the rear of the building. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
Pedro Garcia-Ortiz, 43, of no fixed address was arrested for public intoxication.
Jalisa Diaz, 20, of Fredericksburg was arrested on a warrant from Stafford County charging her with disorderly conduct.