Arrests Lead to Seizure of Firearms and Methamphetamine

Arrests Lead to Seizure of Firearms and Methamphetamine

Detectives from our Major Crimes Bureau have charged two suspects in connection to a December robbery in Vienna that led to the seizure of 13 firearms and four pounds of methamphetamine.

At 3:46 a.m. on Dec. 19, officers responded to a call about a robbery at the Residence Inn at 8400 Old Courthouse Road in Vienna. The suspects displayed a firearm and pistol whipped the victim before stealing money.

Through the investigation, detectives identified a 33-year-old man of Maryland, and a 26-year-old woman of Sterling as the robbery suspects and obtained warrants for their arrest. Detectives from our Fugitive Track and Apprehension Squad arrested the male suspect who was charged with Robbery and Use of a Firearm in Commission of a Felony. He is held on no bond.

The female suspect was charged with Robbery, Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony, Transporting Over One Ounce of Schedule I/II Substance into the Commonwealth of Virginia, Possession of A Firearm with Schedule I/II Narcotics, Possession of Ammunition by Convicted Felon, Possession of A Firearm by Non-Violent Convicted Felon, and Possession with the Intent to Distribute Schedule I/II Narcotics. She is also held on no bond.

With the assistance from Prince George’s County Police Department, FCPD detectives executed a search warrant at a home in Prince George’s County and recovered 13 firearms and four pounds of suspected methamphetamine. Three of the firearms were reported stolen.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Major Crimes Bureau at 703-246-7800, option 5. Tips can also be submitted anonymously through Crime Solvers by phone – (703)-246-4676.