Jeff Branscome writes about Spotsylvania County.
Spotsylvania Crime Solvers
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Attempted Breaking and Entering
Partlow Market, 2964 Partlow Road- Between 10 PM on August 8 and 6 AM on August 9, 2011, someone threw a brick at the front door of the business in an attempt to gain entry.
Object thrown at a Vehicle
Courthouse Road/Warwick Plantation- Around 10:45 PM on August 5, 2011 someone threw an egg at a Toyota Sienna that was traveling on Courthouse Road. The egg was thrown from a vehicle traveling along side of the victim’s vehicle. No description of the suspect vehicle could be obtained.
Credit Card Larceny
Urology Associates of Fredericksburg, 4710 Spotyslvania Parkway- Between 3 PM and 3:45 PM on August 3, 2011, two black males stole a credit card and cash from a purse at the doctor’s office. The two subjects then went to the Tobacco Hut, Target in Cosners Corner and the Gulf Gas station and used the stolen credit card. The first suspect is described as a being approximately 6’0”, with short brown hair, wearing a black shirt, black pants and having keys around his neck. The second suspect is described as being in his thirties, approximately 5’8”, with facial hair, wearing a red shirt with writing on it, light blue jeans, white tennis shoes and a red hat with writing on it.
Credit Card Larceny
Radiologic Associates of Fredericksburg, 10401 Spotsylvania Ave, Suite 200- Sometime during the daytime hours on August 3, 2011, several credit cards were stolen from a wallet at the doctor’s office. One credit card was used at the Bloom in Lee’s Hill Shopping Center. The suspect is described as a black male approximately 25-35 years of age, wearing a red hat, a red shirt, and blue jeans.
Credit Card Larceny
Germanna Community College, 10000 Germanna Point Drive- Between 2 PM and 2:20 PM on August 4, 2011, a wallet was stolen from Germanna Community College. Inside the wallet were several credit cards, Identification cards, and cash. Two suspects were seen using the credit cards at the Staples and Target in Cosner’s Corner. The first suspect is a black male between twenty to twenty-five years of age, approximately 6’02”, 200 lbs, wearing dark clothes and a hat. The second suspect is a black male, between twenty to twenty-five years of age, approximately 5’08”, 200 lbs, wearing a white t-shirt, tan shorts and a red hat.
Timbers- A resident reported that someone entered his unlocked vehicle and stole an Orion Sub Woofer and Amplifier. This crime occurred on Green Arbor Drive sometime between 9 PM on August 3 and 10 AM on August 4, 2011.
Oak Grove Terrace- Between 9 PM on August 5 and 10 AM on August 6, 2011, someone forced entry into a refrigerated storage trailer located on Arcadia Road and stole two bushels of crab valued at $230.00
Denny’s, 3400 Plank Road- On August 5, 2011 at about 8 PM an Apple Iphone with a green plastic cover valued at $300.00 was left unattended at a table and was stolen.
Plantation Forest- Sometime between 3 PM and 5:30 PM on August 4, 2011 someone stole a free standing basketball hoop. The basketball hoop has a gray backboard with red lettering and was being supported by a black pole with a black base. This crime occurred on Plantation Forest Drive
Fawn Lake- Someone entered an unlocked vehicle parked at the Fawn Lake Clubhouse and stole a wallet containing numerous identification cards, two credit cards, and a Kings Dominion pass. This crime occurred on August 8, 2011 between 11:45 AM and 12 PM.
Chancellor Middle School, 6320 Harrison Road- Between 6:45 PM and 7:15 PM on August 8, 2011, someone entered an unlocked vehicle and stole a wallet. Inside the wallet were several credit cards and identification cards.
Fas Mart, 11517 Tidewater Trail- On August 6, 2011 between 9 PM and 9:14 PM someone stole a Virgin Mobile cell phone that was plugged into an electrical source and left unattended.
Fas Mart, 2515 Salem Church Road- At about 12:50 PM on August 7, 2011, a black male wearing a red long sleeve button up shirt, a yellow undershirt, and brown shorts, stole $65.02 worth of gasoline after pumping the gasoline into a silver Nissan Armada.
Breezewood- Between 3 AM and 6 AM on August 7, 2011, someone spray painted a Honda Accord parked on Wakeman Drive with yellow spray paint. A blue sedan with dark tinted windows was seen in the area of this crime.
Sometime during the night of August 6 and the early morning hours of August 7, 2011 someone caused damage to a mailbox post that was located on River Road.
Beauclaire Plantation- Between 1 AM and 6 AM on August 7, 2011, someone broke the back window out of a Honda civic and cracked the rear window of a Hummer with a slate stone. This crime occurred on Fielding Lewis Court.
Cedarbrook- Between 8 PM on August 5 and 1 PM on August 6, 2011 someone broke the rear window of a van located on Bent Tree Drive.
South Oaks-Between 12 AM and 12 PM on August 6, 2011, someone scratched an offensive word on the hood of a vehicle on South Branch Road.
Walmart, 10001 Southpoint Parkway-A customer reported that sometime between 6 PM and 7:20 PM on August 3, 2011, someone scratched the driver’s side front quarter panel of her vehicle.
Timbers- Between 9 PM on August 8 and 4:40 AM on August 9, 2011, someone broke the driver’s side window of a Corvette located on Green Arbor Drive.
Livingston Village- Sometime between 12 PM and 4 PM on August 4, 2011, someone forced entry into a vacant home. No damage was done or items stolen from the residence. This crime occurred on Engleman Lane
Berkshire-Sometime during the night-time hours on August 5, 2011 someone damaged a mailbox belonging to a resident on Appaloosa Drive.
Maple Grove-Between 9 PM on August 5 and 6:15 AM on August 6, 2011, the rear window of Toyota Scion was broken with a rock and white paint was poured on the entire windshield. A small solar light that was in a flower bed near the driveway where the vehicle was parked was broken. This crime occurred on Blake Drive.
Shertonhills East-Between 10 PM on August 5 and 8:30 AM on August 6, 2011, someone broke the windshield of a Ford Ranger possibly with a BB gun. The owner of the vehicle heard his dog barking about 10:30 PM but did not investigate any further. This crime occurred on Jackson Road.