Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department
4100 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax, Virginia 22030
Phone: 703-246-3801, TTY: 711 and Fax:703-385-1687
Duty PIO (Weekends/After-hours): 703-280-0694
Media Information Line: 703-324-3000
News Release 09-17
Date: March 9, 2009
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged Jonathan L. Vandover, 22, of 7300 block of Clifton Road, in the Clifton area, with a felony, Friday, March 6, 2009.
Vandover was charged with setting fire to an occupied dwelling (Class 4 Felony, Virginia Code 18.2-77), March 6, 2009, in connection with a house fire at 7366 Clifton Road. The fire originated in a bedroom and was quickly extinguished. There were no injuries.
Damage was estimated at $5,000.
Vandover is being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center.
For more information, call Daniel L. Schmidt or Captain I Randal Bittinger, Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department, 703-246-3801 and TTY: 711. Fairfax County is committed to nondiscrimination on the basis of disability in all county programs, services and activities. Reasonable accommodations will be provided upon request.