Man Arrested for Scamming Teens in Financial Scheme

Posted on August 21, 2019 by FCPD Media Relations Bureau An 18 year-old man from Bowie, Md. is in custody after enticing several county teens via social media involving a money scam. Yahya Koroma was arrested around 11 a.m., Aug. 20 and charged with three counts of obtaining money by false pretenses. He was taken…

Detectives Seeking Additional Victims in Contractor Fraud Case

Posted on August 14, 2019 by FCPD Media Relations Bureau Detectives from our Major Crimes Bureau are seeking potential additional victims after Stephen Ashford, 38, of Broad Run in Fauquier County, was arrested on July 22. Ashford was charged with three counts of felony embezzlement, three counts of contracting without a license and was taken…

Officers Ask for Public’s Help Identifying Fraud Suspect

Posted on July 18, 2019 by FCPD Media Relations Bureau McLean Police District – Officers are asking for the public’s help identifying a man suspected of stealing a credit card and making fraudulent purchases at Tysons Corner Center earlier this month.   Officers are asking anyone who recognizes the suspect, or has any information about…

Help Detectives Find Two Suspects Wanted for Fraud and False Pretenses

Mount Vernon Police District – Crime Solvers is asking for the public’s assistance in helping detectives identify and apprehend two suspects who have committed fraudulent transactions in Safeway Stores throughout the county. On January 21, 2018 the suspects entered the Safeway store located at 8646 Richmond Highway. They took items for purchase to a register…

CAN YOU HELP IDENTIFY THESE SUSPECTS FRADUENTLY USING CREDIT CARDS?

Detectives are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying these three individuals. An investigation revealed that in late November of 2017, these suspects stole credit cards from victims then fraudulently used them at local department stores. If you recognize any of the pictured individuals, we ask that you contact Detective Ames at 703-333-3542. Keep in mind,…

Crime Solvers Seeks Suspect in Fraud Case

Fairfax County Crime Solvers is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the man responsible for opening a fraudulent bank account and depositing a counterfeit check earlier this year. On Tuesday, January 12, around 2:40 p.m., a man visited the SunTrust Bank, located at 5821 Crossroads Center in the Baileys Crossroads area, and requested to open…