Smash and Grab in Tysons Corner
Fairfax County Police Department
Public Information Office
4100 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, Va. 22030
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News Release: 2013-1830238/BW/(3)
July 3, 2013
Smash and Grab in Tysons Corner Area
McLean Police District – Police responded to a robbery in the 7900 block of Tysons Corner Center that occurred Tuesday, July 2. Around 4:11 p.m. five men entered a local jewelry store, smashed several display cases and took an undisclosed amount of jewelry. The suspects then fled on foot. There were no injuries.
Responding officers located one of the suspects and took him into immediate custody. Brandon Bowditch, 22, of Hamtramck, Michigan, was charged with robbery.
The other suspects were described as black males, one wearing a bright red hoodie, another wearing a black and white striped hoodie and the others were observed wearing black hoodies.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.