Fatal Crash Investigation *CHARGED –
After consultation with the Commonwealth Attorney's Office regarding the investigation into the fatal crash that occurred at the intersection of Opitz Blvd and River Rock Way in Woodbridge on December 4, investigators with the Crash Investigation Unit have charged the driver of the 2008 Toyota Camry with failure to yield on a left turn
. The driver of the Camry, identified as Nusrat Jahan PRITHEE
, was served with a court summons on January 2.
Charged on January 2: [No Photo Available]
Nusrat Jahan PRITHEE, 25, of 1939 Old Post Terrace in Woodbridge
Charged with failure to yield on a left turn
Court Date: February 20, 2019 | Status: Released on a court summons
*Fatal Crash Investigation [Previously Released] – On December 4 at 12:11PM, investigators with the Crash Investigation Unit responded to the intersection of Opitz Blvd and River Rock Way in Woodbridge (22191) to investigate a two-vehicle crash. The investigation revealed that the driver of a 2008 Toyota Camry was attempting to make a left turn onto southbound River Rock Way from westbound Opitz Blvd when the vehicle collided with a 2016 Hyundai Genesis which was traveling eastbound on Opitz Blvd. The driver of the Genesis was transported to an area hospital where he later died as a result of his injuries on December 6. The driver of the Camry sustained minor injuries and was transported to a local hospital. Speed, alcohol, and drug use are not factors in the collision. Charges are pending. The investigation continues.
The driver of the 2016 Hyundai Genesis was identified as Donald Lee SELLMAN, 87, of Woodbridge
The driver of the 2008 Toyota Camry is identified as a 25-year-old woman of Woodbridge
*Notes a correction to the original release
Armed Robbery *ADDITIONAL CHARGES – On January 3, detectives with the Robbery Unit received results of forensic evidence collected during the investigation of a robbery that occurred at the Pizza Hut located at 4101 Dale Blvd in Woodbridge on December 10. That evidence has connected the accused, identified as Michael Lorenzo NEWMAN, to the robbery. The accused was arrested on December 17 for his involvement in a series of robberies in the Town of Dumfries in November and December of 2018. On January 3, detectives obtained and served two additional felony charges related to the Pizza Hut robbery investigation on the accused while he remained jailed at the ADC. The investigation continues.
Arrested on January 3: Michael Lorenzo NEWMAN, 21, of no fixed address
Charged with an additional count of robbery and use of a firearm in commission of a felony
Court Date: February 6, 2019 | Status: Remains Incarcerated
Armed Robbery [Previously Released] – On December 10 at 2:08PM, officers responded to the Pizza Hut located at 4101 Dale Blvd in Woodbridge (22193) to investigate a robbery. An employee reported to police that two unknown men entered the business and approached the counter. During the encounter, one of the suspects brandished a firearm and demanded money. The suspects took an undisclosed amount of money before fleeing the area on foot. No injuries were reported. A police K-9 searched for the suspect who was not located. The investigation continues.
Armed Robberies *ARRESTS [Previously Released] –
On December 17 at 9:16PM, officers with the Town of Dumfries Police Department were proactively patrolling in the Dumfries Shopping Plaza located in the 18000 block of Dumfries Shopping Plaza in the Town of Dumfries (22026) when they observed two suspicious male who appeared to be casing a business in the shopping plaza. The two males matched the descriptors of the suspects involved in two prior robberies in the shopping plaza of the Metro PCS on November 28 and the Wing Guys on December 14. Officers with the Dumfries Police and Prince William County Police approached the suspects and detained them without incident. Both suspects were armed with stolen handguns at the time of their arrest. A search warrant was subsequently executed at 1602 Fort Fisher Ct and evidence in relation to the robberies was recovered. Following the investigation, detectives with the Robbery Unit obtained charges for the suspects, identified as Joshean STOKES
and Michael NEWMAN
. Officers with the Town of Dumfries Police Department also obtained additional charges for attempted robbery
, conspiracy to commit robbery
, and use of a firearm in commission of a felony
. Both of the accused were arrested and transported to the Adult Detention Center.
Arrested on December 17:
Joshean Darnell STOKES, 18, of 1602 Fort Fisher Ct in Dumfries
Michael Lorenzo NEWMAN, 21, of no fixed address
Both were charged by PWCPD with robbery and use of a firearm in commission of a felony
Court Date: February 6, 2019 | Bond: Both were held WITHOUT bond
Armed Robbery [Previously Released] – On December 14 at 6:08PM, Prince William Police officers along with officers from the Town of Dumfries Police Department responded to the Wings Guys located at 18017 Dumfries Shopping Center in the Town of Dumfries (22026) to investigate a robbery. An employee reported to police that an unknown man armed with a handgun entered the business and demanded money. During the encounter, the suspect forced an employee to open the cash register. An undisclosed amount of money was taken before the suspect fled the business on foot. A police K-9 searched for the suspect who was not located. There were no injuries reported. The investigation continues.
Armed Robbery [Previously Released] – On November 28 at 2:08PM, officers responded to the Metro PCS located at 17997 Dumfries Shopping Plaza in the Town of Dumfries (22026) to investigate a robbery. An employee reported to police that two unknown males wearing masks, one armed with a handgun, entered the store and demanded money. The suspects took an undisclosed amount of money before fleeing the business on foot. No injuries were reported. A police K-9 searched the surrounding area for the suspects who were not located. The investigation continues.
Death Investigation – On January 4 at 9:13AM, officers responded to a property located in the 14300 block of Dumfries Rd in Manassas (20112) to investigate a death. The caller reported to police that a body was discovered lying in a field at the location. The caller, and other individuals, were at the site to survey the property for upcoming construction. The victim, initially identified as a male, was pronounced dead at the scene. The body was transported to the Medical Examiner's Office where an autopsy was completed and the identity of the victim was confirmed. Preliminarily, based on the autopsy, there are no indications of foul play in the victim's death. The death appears to be non-criminal in nature. A final determination regarding the death will be made pending toxicology results. At this time, there is no need for public concern regarding the death. The victim was identified as Gregory Lamont MINOR. The victim was initially reported missing to police on November 30, 2018 after he had not been seen for over a week. The victim was last seen during the evening hours of November 22 entering his residence located in the 18200 block of Old Triangle Rd in Triangle after being discharged from a hospital. On December 4, investigators reclassified the victim as missing and endangered. Investigators believed the victim left his home and was missing of his own accord; however, were concerned for his safety due to not having any known contact since his last known sighting. Searches of the area were conducted during the investigation with no results.
Identified:The deceased was identified as Gregory Lamont MINOR, 43, of Triangle
|Stabbing Investigation – On January 6 at 12:10AM, officers responded to the 10500 block of Lariat Ln in Manassas (20109) to investigate a stabbing. When officers arrived, they located a 36-year-old man suffering from a stab wound to the upper body. The victim initially refused medical assistance and would not provide officers with any identifying information. Upon further investigation, officers determined the victim was intoxicated and wanted out of Prince William County for failing to appear. The victim was subsequently arrested and transported to the Adult Detention Center where he later consented to medical treatment. The victim was eventually transported to a local hospital with serious, non-life threatening injuries and remains hospitalized. Detectives with the Robbery Unit eventually determined that the victim was involved in a verbal altercation with an acquaintance that escalated into a fight. During the encounter, the victim was stabbed. This incident was not random. The investigation continues.|
|Residential Burglary – On January 4 at 10:04PM, officers responded to a residence located in the 3200 block of Darden Dr in Woodbridge (22192) to investigate a burglary. The homeowner reported to police that the burglary occurred sometime between 7:00PM on December 20 and 9:30PM on January 4. The investigation revealed that there were no signs of forced entry. Jewelry was reported missing. |
Residential Burglary – On January 6 at 7:50AM, officers responded to a residence located in the 13900 block of Mathews Dr in Woodbridge (22191) to investigate a burglary in progress. The homeowner reported to police that an unknown man, later identified as the accused, entered the residence through an unsecured rear door without permission. Officers arrived and detained the accused without incident. Upon further investigation, officers determined the accused was intoxicated. Following the investigation, the accused, identified as Angel Ernesto QUIJANO ARCE, was arrested later that evening.
Arrested on January 6:Angel Ernesto QUIJANO ARCE, 31, of 14832 Alabama Ave in Woodbridge
Charged with unlawful entry and intoxication in public
Court Date: February 25, 2019 | Bond: Held WITHOUT Bond