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LCSO Reminds Residents of County Ordinances Regarding Peddlers and Solicitors

From Loudoun Sheriff:

Loudoun County Prisoner Re-entry Information Session Scheduled for Tuesday, May 17

Loudoun County Prisoner Re-entry Information Session Scheduled for Tuesday, May 17

The Loudoun County Re-entry Advisory Committee will host a free re-entry information session on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at 5:30 p.m. at the Leesburg Police Department, 65 Plaza Street N.E. in Leesburg. 

The purpose of the session is to provide information about services available to assist criminal offenders who have recently been released from jail or prison with their transition back into the community. 

These sessions are for recently released criminal offenders and their family members.  Family members of someone who will be released from incarceration within the next three to four months are also invited to attend.

For more information and to register for the session, contact Kaye Wallace, Criminal Justice Analyst, at 703-737-8234.

LCSO Investigating Reported Robbery on East Holly Ave/Circle Dr.

From Loudoun Sheriff:

Loudoun County, VA: The Loudoun County Sheriff's Office is investigating a reported robbery that occurred around 3:40 p.m. on May 5, 2011 in the area of East Holly Avenue and Circle Drive in Sterling, VA.  
 
The victim reported that he gave a ride to an unknown Black male. At one point the suspect displayed a sharp instrument and took the victim's GPS unit before fleeing from the car.  
 
The suspect is described as a Black male wearing a maroon or red jacket, a black shirt and blue jeans.  
 
Members of the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office are currently searching the area. If you believe you have recently seen this suspect you are asked to contact the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office at 703-777-1021.

LCSO Investigates Series of Larcenies from Vehicles in Ashburn Area

From Loudoun Sheriff:

LCSO Participates in Area-wide ICE Enforcement Effort: 20 Taken Into Custody in Loudoun

From Loudoun Sheriff:

Loudoun County Releases Sketch of Subject Wanted In Sexual Assault

Loudoun County Releases Sketch of Subject Wanted In Sexual Assault

From Loudoun Sheriff:

Loudoun County, VA:  The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public’s help in identifying a man believed to have sexually assaulted a woman early last Friday morning. 

The incident began at approximately 2AM on Friday, March 18, 2011, when the victim was walking across the parking lot of O’Fallion’s restaurant at the Ashburn Plaza shopping center.  She asked the driver of a black late 1990s model Jeep to use his cell phone to call for a ride home.  After the victim voluntarily got in the Jeep, the suspect drove off and refused repeated requests to stop and let her go.  He then sexually assaulted the victim before releasing her. 

Final Suspect Charged in Botched Home Invasion Robbery

Final Suspect Charged in Botched Home Invasion Robbery

From Loudoun Sheriff:

Loudoun County, VA:  The final suspect has been charged in the botched home invasion robbery on E. Kennedy Rd., the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office has announced.    

Warrants were served yesterday (March 17th) on Scott Alexander Walker, 32, of Harper’s Ferry, WV.  Walker is charged with one count each of Attempted Robbery While Armed and Burglary with the Intent to Commit Robbery.  

Walker is believed to be one of three men who entered a residence at 1205 E. Kennedy Rd. in Sterling on February 10th and attempted to rob the occupants.  During an altercation, Walker was shot by a resident and fled the scene with an accomplice, arriving at a hospital shortly afterward.  Another accomplice was also shot at the scene and died of his injuries.