Natatia Bledsoe is the public information officer for the Fredericksburg Police Department.
Daily Crime Report 7/21/2014
Recent police reports and arrests in Fredericksburg:
Relax Inn, 1904 Princess Anne St, 7/20 9:30 p.m. A 46-year-old guest reported that a black male assaulted him with an unknown object after he confronted the male about making advances toward his girlfriend. The victim was transported to the hospital by ambulance with a severe laceration over on eye and other facial injuries. The suspect has not been identified and the investigation is ongoing.
Kitchen Works, 2201 Lafayette Blvd, 7/20 4:00 a.m. An off-duty city deputy discovered a broken side door on the building and contacted city police. When checking the business, it was found that keys to a company-owned vehicle were missing and the truck belonging to the keys had been stolen. The neighboring business, I Thee Wed Bridal, had also been burglarized and a number of tiaras and jewelry sets were taken. Around 6 p.m. on the same day, the stolen truck was recovered on Farrell Lane where it had been abandoned. The investigation is ongoing.
Fire Station 1, 601 Princess Anne St, 7/17 – 7/18 7:00 a.m. Two employees reported that an unknown person stole items of value from their vehicles. A suspect was identified through investigation and he was later located downtown in possession of some of the stolen items. Joseph Watson, 42, of no fixed address was arrested for felony larceny and misdemeanor tampering with a vehicle. Watson was incarcerated at the Rappahannock Regional Jail under a $5000 bond.
1200 block Townsend Blvd, 7/18 – 7/19 7:30 a.m. A resident reported that an unknown person stole the license plates from his vehicle. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
200 block Riverside Manor Blvd, 7/20 2:30 a.m. A resident reported that an unknown person stole her vehicle from the parking area in front of her home. The vehicle was located the next day when it was returned to the apartment complex with the keys left inside. The investigation is ongoing.
Teppanyaki Buffet, 2388 Plank Rd, 7/20 3:50 p.m. An employee reported that a group of three male subjects distracted the servers at the restaurant while a fourth subject, a female, stole purses and bags from a closet behind the hostess counter. The investigation is ongoing.
McDonalds, 1701 Carl D Silver Pkwy, 7/19 – 7/20 12:00 a.m. A cab driver reported that an unknown person stole his digital tablet after he inadvertently left it on a table. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
1800 block Charles St, 7/20 7:00 p.m. – 8 p.m. A resident reported that an unknown person stole a bicycle from the front porch. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
Spirits, 816 Caroline St, 7/18 3:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. The owner reported that an unknown person broke the glass from a window and from the back door of the business. A suspect has been identified and the investigation is ongoing.
Sunoco, 201 Jefferson Davis Hwy, 7/18 – 7/19 11:00 a.m. The manager reported that an unknown person damaged the drainage covers in the parking lot in an apparent attempt to remove them. No suspects or witnesses at this time.
Deanna Josemans, 25, of Spotsylvania was arrested for DUI in the 2300 block of Plank Road.
Ian Brabant, 31, of King George was arrested for DUID in the 2000 block of Plank Road.
Allen Roach, 21, of Spotsylvania was arrested for DUI in the 400 block of Princess Anne Street.
Brittany Stringer, 20, of Greenville, South Carolina was arrested for shoplifting from Walmart.
Jacob Callahan, 23, of Fredericksburg was arrested for public intoxication.
Brandon Leake, 30, of Fredericksburg was arrested for public intoxication.
Edmar Reyes Lopez, 31, of Fredericksburg was arrested for domestic assault and battery.
Jason Landon Hite, 38, of Fredericksburg was arrested for domestic assault and battery.
Douglas Whitmore, 21, of no fixed address was arrested for possession of marijuana.
Mercer White, 44, of Spotsylvania was arrested for possession of marijuana.
Kurstin Kelly, 18, of Fredericksburg was arrested for disorderly conduct.
Tywand Williams, 27, of Spotsylvania was arrested on warrants from Spotsylvania charging him with burglary, robbery, conspiracy, and three counts of assault.
Robert Baker, 63, of no fixed address was arrested for public intoxication and possession of alcohol after being interdicted.
Justin Scroggins, 39, of Manassas was arrested on warrants from Fairfax charging him with obtaining money by false pretenses.