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Daily Incident Report for Thursday, September 13, 2018
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Residential Burglary | Violation of a Protective Order – On the evening of September 12, Steven Edward PACE was located in a hotel parking lot in Strasburg and arrested without incident by the Shenandoah County Sheriff's Office. The accused was wanted for a burglary and violation of a protective order that occurred at a residence located in the 11900 block of Waterton Lake Ln in Bristow on September 10.
Arrested on September 12:
Steven Edward PACE, 43, of the 12000 block of Sorrel River Way in Manassas
Charged with 6 counts of violation of an emergency protective order, 1 count of burglary, 1 count of stalking, and 1 count of giving false identity to a law-enforcement officer
Court Date: October 17, 2018 | Bond: Held WITHOUT bond
  • Residential Burglary | Violation of a Protective Order [Previously Released] – On September 10 at 1:04PM, officers responded to a residence located in the 11900 block of Waterton Lake Ln in Bristow (20121) to investigate a burglary. The investigation revealed that the accused, identified as Steven Edward PACE, entered the residence of the victim, a 40-year-old woman, without permission. Further investigation determined that the accused has been violating an active preliminary protective order, which was obtained against him by the victim, by visiting the residence numerous times, leaving dead and live flowers, scaling the fence into the backyard, and leaving notes on the victim's vehicle. Officers also determined that they had previously encountered the accused on a separate alarm call at the residence earlier that day at which time the accused provided a false identity to officers. Following the investigation, officers obtained multiple arrest warrants for the accused. Attempts to locate him have been unsuccessful. The investigation continues.
INCIDENTS​
Unlawful Filming – On September 8 at 5:24PM, officers responded to the Walmart located at 17041 Jefferson Davis Hwy in Dumfries (22026) to investigate an unlawful filming that occurred earlier that evening around 4:30PM. The victim, a 22-year-old woman, reported to police that she was using the restroom inside the store when she observed an unknown man slip a cell phone underneath the stall door and possibly record or photograph her. The victim immediately ran out of the restroom and notified a store employee who contacted police. No additional contact was made between the victim and the suspect. Officers searched the area for the suspect who was not located. The investigation continues.
Suspect Description:

White male, middle aged, 5'7 and 160lbs, with a medium build, dark hair, and full beard
Last seen wearing black shirt, grey jeans, and round glasses

Commercial Burglaries – During the early morning hours of September 13, officers responded to investigate four commercial burglaries that occurred throughout the Gainesville and Manassas areas of Prince William County. Officers determined that between 3:17AM and 3:53AM, two unknown suspects wearing all dark clothing forced entry into the Walgreens located at 4985 Wellington Rd, the Exxon service station located at 14675 Lee Hwy, the Verizon Store located at 7457 Hillwood Dr, and the Raceway service station located at 7402 Sudley Rd. The suspects took several cartons of cigarettes, money, and safes before fleeing the area in a vehicle. The investigation continues.
Suspect Descriptions:
Two black males, 6'00"-6'02", 190lbs and 230lbs, with brown eyes
Both were last seen wearing black hoodies, black pants, black shoes, and black gloves
Residential Burglary – On September 12 at 6:30PM, officers responded to a residence located in the 5800 block of Moonbeam Dr in Woodbridge (22193) to investigate a burglary in progress. The investigation revealed that two residents were in the home when they received an alarm activation coming from the basement. When they went to check, they found the basement ransacked. There were no signs of forced entry into the residence. An Xbox One, PS4, cell phone, and a laptop were reported missing.
ARRESTS​
Malicious Wounding – On September 11 at 1:44PM, officers responded to the 3200 block of Birchdale Sq. in Woodbridge (22193) to investigate a domestic assault. The investigation revealed that the victim, a 57-year-old woman, and the accused, a family member, were involved in a verbal altercation that escalated. During the encounter, the accused stabbed the victim in the back with a knife. The victim fled the residence, and police were contacted. The victim was transported to a local hospital with serious, non-life threatening injuries. Following the investigation, the accused, identified as Sahar Sayed MOHAMED, was arrested without incident.
Arrested on September 11: [No Photo Available]
Sahar Sayed MOHAMED, 33, of 3214 Birchdale Sq. in Woodbridge
Charged with malicious wounding
Court Date: Pending | Bond: Held WITHOUT bond
Residential Burglary | Larceny from Autos – On September 12 at 3:49AM, officers responded to the Victory Lakes Community in Bristow (20136) to investigate two suspicious persons. When officers arrived in the area, they located two males who matched the suspect descriptions and detained them without incident. Upon further investigation, officers determined that the suspects had been entering unlocked vehicles in the community and taking loose change and various other property. As officers were canvassing the neighborhood, they located an unoccupied vehicle with extensive damage on Arcadia Dr. Officers determined that the suspects entered a home in the community using a garage door opener, which they took from an unlocked vehicle, and stole the vehicle keys. The suspects then drove the stolen vehicle down the street where they struck two parked vehicles before abandoning the vehicle. No injuries were reported as a result of the vehicle crash. Following the investigation, both of the suspects, identified below, were charged.
Arrested on September 12:

Devin Anthony VIGIL, 18, of 9580 Tarvie Cir in Bristow
Charged burglary, grand larceny, hit & run, 2 counts of destruction of property, and possession of marijuana
Court Date: October 31, 2018 | Bond: Held WITHOUT bond 

A 17-year-old male of Woodbridge [Juvenile]
Charged burglary, grand larceny, hit & run, 2 counts of destruction of property, and possession of marijuana
Court Date: Pending | Status: Held at the Juvenile Detention Center

Threats to Bomb on School Grounds – On September 12 at 11:38AM, a School Resource Officer (SRO) at Potomac Middle School located at 3130 Panther Pride Dr in Dumfries (22026) was notified by school staff of a note that was found written on a piece of paper in one of the classrooms threatening to bomb the school. Students, faculty, and staff were immediately evacuated from the building as a precaution. The SRO quickly identified the suspect involved as a 12-year-old male student and determined that the threat was not credible. Following the investigation, the SRO obtained a petition for the student who was served and released to the custody of a family member. The case will be handled through Juvenile Intake.
Charged on September 12: [Juvenile]
A 12-year-old male of Dumfries
Charged with knowingly communicating a false threat to bomb

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.

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