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Vienna Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Vienna reported a total of 19 crime cases, with a variety of incidents ranging from theft to assault. The most frequent crime reported was 'Suspicious Situation', accounting for a quarter of the total cases with 5 incidents. This was closely followed by 'Theft', with 4 cases reported. 'Assault', 'Trespass', and 'Other' types of crimes each accounted for just over 10% of the total, with 2 incidents each. Less frequent but equally concerning were 'Domestic Related', 'Vandalism', 'Arrest', and 'Argument' cases, each with 1 occurrence. These statistics underline the need for vigilance and public awareness of various forms of crime in the place.
These Are 3 The Most Gentrified Cities in California
Gentrification is transforming neighborhoods and luring residents to the greatest cities in the United States. The study contends, however, that as the trend toward urban living gains momentum, so does the displacement of substantial numbers of residents. Although displacement can have an impact on all residents, it disproportionately affects minority communities, particularly low-income families.
Helping Those in Need of Shelter: A closer look at homelessness across the DMV
HERNDON, Va. (7News) — A Fairfax County church is hoping to help those who may need shelter this winter. FLORIS United Methodist Church in Herndon has partnered with nonprofit “FACETS,” which assists residents struggling with poverty with emergency shelter and food--to host a hypothermia prevention program. The...
Police: Homeless man charged after threat to bomb Vienna church
A 44-year-old man of no fixed address faces two felony charges following a Feb. 2 incident at the hypothermia shelter at Vienna Presbyterian Church, 124 Park St., N.E. The incident occurred at 3:04 a.m. when the suspect, a patron of the shelter, was sleeping in front of its exterior door and became upset when a shelter worker asked him to move, Vienna police said.
Shooter Sentenced For Murdering GF Of Dc-area Drug Dealer During Ambush In Puerto Rico: Feds
Pureto Rico-native Jann Jousten Aponte-Rivera, 27, was sentenced on Wednesday to 50 years in prison for the drug-related murder of 42-year-old Frederick resident Shantay Myisha Butler, who was killed in retaliation for drug debts, officials say. According to prosecutors, Aponte-Rivera was part of a large-scale drug trafficking organization based in...
Alexandria Police Seek Local Help in Identifying Woman in Ongoing Investigation
The Alexandria Police Department is asking for public help to identify a white female related to an ongoing investigation. A photo of the woman has been released. Anyone with information should contact the Alexandria Police Detective Division by phone or email.
Gunfire erupts on M Street Northeast, 2 men wounded in double shooting
WASHINGTON - A double shooting in a Northeast D.C. neighborhood left two men injured Wednesday evening. D.C. police officers searched a car that was riddled with bullets, collected evidence, and tried to find surveillance video that would help them identify who pulled the trigger on M Street Northeast. The Metropolitan...
Savor the Flavor: 6 Must-Visit Italian Restaurants in Vienna
This piece presents a curated list of six exceptional Italian restaurants located in Vienna. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we would love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Alexandria Police on the hunt after another late-night attack on a woman
The Alexandria Police Department has detectives in the field today in the vicinity of an alleged sexual assault that occurred overnight. According to APD, a woman was walking in the area of Mount Vernon and Commonwealth Avenue after midnight. A stranger attacked her, assaulted her, and, as of this morning, she was still being treated at local hospital, police say.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.25 and $3.59 in Vienna as of 2024-02-21. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.274, a week ago the price is $3.256 , according to AAA.
61-year-old man arrested for deadly hit-and-run in Fairfax County
WOODLAWN, Va. - Police have arrested a 61-year-old man accused in a deadly weekend hit-and-run in Woodlawn. The suspect, Kelechi Uzodinma, has been charged with felony hit-and-run for the crash that happened Sunday. Police say Uzodinma was traveling down Richmond Highway around 10:40 p.m. when he struck 51-year-old Heliodoro Luna-Perez,...
Man dies after being hit by car in Sterling
LOUDOUN COUNTY, Va. (DC News Now) — The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office (LCSO) is investigating after a pedestrian was hit and killed in Sterling on Wednesday morning. Deputies arrived at the area of Whitfield Place and Cranston St. at about 8:20 a.m. There, officers saw a man was hit by a car. He was taken […]
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Intoxicated man arrested after leading Fairfax, Prince William County police on chase
PRINCE WILLIAM COUNTY, Va. (DC News Now) — A man was arrested after shooting at a U-Haul truck and leading Fairfax County and Prince William County police on a chase. On Feb. 20 around 7:15 p.m., officers from the Prince William County Police Department (PWCPD) responded to the 8000 block of Sudley Rd. in Manassas […]
Meteor spotted over Maryland
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Experience the Taste of Japan: Top 6 Japanese Restaurants in Vienna
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Father of police officer killed by drunken driver fights loophole in legislation
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Police: 18-year-old charged with DWI in Vienna incident
A Vienna police officer on Feb. 9 at 11:37 p.m. observed a vehicle traveling eastbound at a high rate of speed near Maple Avenue, E., and Westbriar Drive, N.E., and initiated a traffic stop. Upon interacting with the man, the officer detected signs of impairment. The man failed a series...
Food stamps: February payments worth up to $1,751 to Maryland residents end in two days
The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program will send its final payments for February to low-income residents in Maryland on Friday. In the Old Line State, food stamps are distributed in the SNAP payments from Feb. 4 to Feb. 23, with a recipient’s specific date depending on the first three letters of a household’s last name. Those with last names beginning […]
Arlington County Crime Update: Notable Incidents and Ongoing Investigations from February 21, 2024
The crime report for February 21, 2024, details criminal incidents in Arlington County, typically from the previous day. It is not comprehensive and does not include specific crime locations. The information relies on initial police reports, and subsequent investigations may yield more or different details. All persons arrested or charged are considered innocent until proven guilty.