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Reston Police Blotter

Man charged with after fight at party; dog owner punched at dog park.

A man was charged with malicious wounding after he hit an acquaintance at a party on Dec. 22, Fairfax County Police said.

The man, Jordan Medina, 20, of Arlington was also charged with underage possession of alcohol.

Police said the victim and suspect were at a party in the 12000 block of Greywing Square about 1:55 a.m. on Dec. 22 when the suspect allegedly hit the victim following a misunderstanding.

In other crime news for the week ending Dec. 28:

ROBBERY, North Shore Drive/Sunder Court, 7:10 p.m. Dec. 22. A 21-year-old victim told police he was walking home and heard two people following him. They caught up to him and demanded his wallet. They struck him several times with a chain, took his cell phone, and fled. The victim was treated for non life-threatening injuries.

ASSAULT, 1500 block of Browns Chapel Road, 2:30 p.m. Dec. 23. A victim reported she was walking her dog when she came across another dog not on a leash. She walked the dog by the collar to his owner when the suspect hit her in the arm. The suspect walked away and the victim was not injured.

BURGLARY, 12100 block of Sunset Hills Road, 7:20 a.m. Dec. 26. An employee reported someone entered the business and stole cash. Forced entry was made through a side door.

LARCENIES

A crossbow was taken from a residence in the 12000 block of Greywing Square. 

Cash was taken from a residence in the 11900 block of Winterthur Lane.

Information provided by Fairfax County Police. An arrest does not indicate a conviction.

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Laura Ramon December 31, 2012 at 08:10 PM
Does there come a time when like driving one should give up their firearm?
Richard Holmquist December 31, 2012 at 08:15 PM
What are the odds that the "misunderstanding" mentioned in item 1 of the police report would have ended up far differently if one or both drunks had been armed?
DGeorge December 31, 2012 at 08:36 PM
" Does there come a time when like driving one should give up their firearm? " Laura if at ANY age if you lose your eyesight, your mental facilities become impaired or some other malady causes you to be impaired you must reassess your life situation. " What are the odds " I don't know Richard and neither do you. People that carry firearms do not get drunk. If they do they should face a penalty.
Laura Ramon December 31, 2012 at 09:36 PM
"People that carry firearms do not get drunk." http://articles.latimes.com/2011/jun/16/news/la-heb-guns-alcohol-gunowners-risk-taking-20110615 There is a huge body of evidence that says quite the opposite.
DGeorge January 02, 2013 at 02:01 AM
Uncle Smartypants, have you just run away?

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