Shooting Investigation | Armed Robbery – On September 11 at 1:18AM, officers responded to the 16800 block of Jefferson Davis Hwy in Dumfries (22026) to investigate a shooting. The victim, a 25-year-old man, reported to police that he was sitting in his vehicle, which was parked in the 3100 block of Chesapeake Dr, when he was approached by three males brandishing handguns. During the encounter, the suspects assaulted the victim and took the victim's keys, cell phone and money when they rummaged through his pockets. When the victim run away from the suspects, several shots were fired. The victim ran into a nearby business where he contacted police. A short time later, a responding officer located the victim's stolen vehicle in the area of Larkin Dr. The vehicle drove to the dead end of Yew Grove Dr where the driver and a passenger bailed out and fled the area on foot. A police K-9 searched for the suspects who were not located. No injuries or property damage were reported because of the shooting. Minor injuries were reported by the victim. The investigation continues.
Suspect Descriptions:One white male with long brown hair and two black males – no further descriptions are available at this time
Malicious Wounding by Caustic Substance – On September 11 at 8:15PM, officers responded to the area of Minnieville Rd and Prince William Pkwy in Woodbridge (22193) to investigate an assault of a Potomac and Rappahannock Transportation Commission (PRTC) bus driver. The driver, a 55-year-old man, reported to police that he was operating a PRTC bus in the above area when he observed an unknown male running alongside the bus. When the bus stopped at the intersection due to traffic, the male began banging on the bus and demanded that the door be opened. When the driver refused, the male stood in front of the bus blocking it from moving. The male then returned to the bus door and kicked out one of the lower windows on the door. The suspect was then able to reach inside and open the door. The suspect then entered the bus, sprayed the driver with an unknown substance causing minor injuries to the driver, and then fled the area on foot. A police K-9 responded and searched for the suspect who was not located. The investigation continues.
Suspect Description:Black male, in his 30s, 6'00", with short black hair and brown eyes
Last seen wearing white shirt and pants
Malicious Wounding – On September 10 at 9:26PM, officers responded to an apartment located in the 4400 block of Daisy Reid Rd in Woodbridge (22192) to investigate a domestic. The victim, a 29-year-old man, reported to police that he and the accused, an acquaintance, were involved in a verbal altercation that escalated. During the encounter, the accused retrieved a butter knife and cut the victim causing a laceration. The parties eventually separated, and the victim contacted police. Minor injuries were reported. Following the investigation, officers obtained warrants for the arrest of the accused, identified as Karla Stephanie LOPEZ-CARRERA. Attempts to locate the accused were unsuccessful.
Wanted: [Photo from April of 2018]Karla Stephanie LOPEZ-CARRERA, 30, of the 4400 block of Daisy Reid Rd in Woodbridge
Described as a white female, 5'06", 150lbs with black hair and brown eyes
Wanted for malicious wounding and domestic assault & battery
Threats to School Grounds – On September 10 at 6:12PM, officers received information from the Connecticut State Police concerning a potential threat of violence at an unspecified school in Connecticut. The investigation revealed that a 17-year-old male of Dumfries was playing the online video game "Fortnite" with another juvenile gamer who lived in Connecticut when he threatened an act of violence at the school of the other gamer. Officers subsequently located the accused and determined that the threat was not credible. Following the investigation, the accused was charged. The case will be handled through Juvenile Intake.
Charged on September 11: [Juvenile]A 17-year-old male of Dumfries
Charged with threats over public airways
Anyone with information regarding the incidents listed in this report is asked to contact the
Prince William County Police Department tipline at 703-792-7000 or submit a webtip to: www.pwcgov.org/policetip.