Franconia Detectives Solve Numerous Burglaries


Fairfax County Police Department
Franconia District Station

6121 Franconia Road, Alexandria, VA 22310
703-922-0889. TTY 711. Fax 703-719-6436
Date Released 04/18/12
Contact: Brooke Wright / 703-922-0889
Information Bulletin: 2012-0330228 (2)


Franconia Detectives Solve Numerous Burglaries


            Detectives at the Franconia District Station announce that nine residential burglary cases have been solved.  Though they continue to investigate the possibility that others may also be involved, at least four juveniles and two adults allegedly worked in concert committing burglaries in Springfield and Alexandria sections of the Franconia District.  All cases took place between August 10, 2011 and March 9, 2012, during daytime hours, in the following areas:

  •       6400 block of Higham Drive
  •       5900 block of Edgewood Lane (2 incidents)
  •       5900 block of Clames Drive
  •       5700 block of Tremont Drive
  •       6100 block of Hibbling Avenue
  •       6000 block of Woodlake Lane
  •       6200 block of Doncaster Court
  •       5700 block of Bush Hill Drive
  •       7300 block of Charlotte Street

            All of the juvenile offenders have been charged.  Andre Wilson, 18, of Grange Lane in Alexandria has been charged with burglary offenses and also with Contributing to the Delinquency of Minors.  Warrants are outstanding for the other adult suspect in these cases.  He has been identified as 20 year old, Kibruysfa Degefa of Alexandria.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call police at 703-691-2131.

            Tipsters who provide their information through Crime Solvers are eligible for a cash reward of $100 to $1,000 if their information leads to an arrest and/or closure.

            Tipsters never have to give their names, just the information.

            We ask that you remain vigilant and call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131 if you see any suspicious people, solicitors or vehicles.

            If you would like more information about crime prevention or would like a free home security survey, please contact MPO Reid at or call the Franconia Crime Prevention Office at 703-922-8263.



To request this information in an alternate format, call the Franconia District Station at 703.922.0889.  TTY 711






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