Update - Police Cruiser Struck in Annandale Area
Fairfax County Police Department
Public Information Office
4100 Chain Bridge Road, Fairfax, Va. 22030
703-246-2253. TTY 703-204-2264. Fax 703-246-4253
News Release: 2013-1110038/(4)/RJP/UPD
July 12, 2013
Further investigation by the Police Department’s Crash Reconstruction Unit into the accident has determined that no other vehicle was involved in the accident on the morning of May 12, 2013. The crash investigation revealed this was a single vehicle incident involving only the one officer, Carl Joseph Biggs.
Biggs, who has been employed for two years, has been charged with Hit and Run, and Filing a False Police Report, and has been placed on administrative leave.
Once the criminal case has been concluded, the Department’s Internal Affairs Bureau will continue its investigation for the purpose of addressing alleged violations of departmental regulations and directives.
Police Cruiser Struck in Annandale Area (May 13, 2013)
Mason Police District – Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating the vehicle and driver involved in a hit and run crash with a police officer.
On Sunday, May 12, around 12:30 a.m., a Fairfax County police cruiser was traveling southbound on Gallows Road. An unknown vehicle was traveling westbound on Masonville Drive when it disregarded a stop sign and entered Gallows Road. The unknown vehicle struck the police cruiser in the rear quarter panel, causing the cruiser to spin and strike a utility pole. The unknown vehicle did not stop and continued in the direction of Little River Turnpike. The officer was not injured.
The suspect vehicle is described as a dark four-door sedan with right front passenger side damage.
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.