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 09-18
Date: March 10, 2009
Fairfax County Fire and Rescue Department fire investigators charged Anthony Sofo, 20, of 12500 block of Summer Place, in the Franklin Farm area, with two felony charges Wednesday, March 18, 2009.
Sofo was charged for burning a vehicle valued over $200 (Class 4 Felony, Virginia Code 18.2-81), and for starting a fire capable of spreading (Class 6 Felony, Virginia Code 18.2-86). The charges are in connection with a vehicle fire, August 18, 2008, at 12509 Summer Place. There were no Injuries.
Damages estimated at $7,000.
Sofo 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.