Friday, April 26, 2013
Loudoun County man reportedly has history of mental illness, according to WJLA report.
A South Riding man arrested earlier this month for making written threats to the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors and to the Fairfax County Commonwealth's Attorney, could face up to 10 years in prison, according to a report by Leesburg Today. Saad Usman Lodhi was arrested April 3 and is being held in a Fairfax County jail awaiting a hearing, the newspaper reported. Lodhi's final alleged communication, by email, to the Fairfax Board came April 3, the day of his arrest, when he allegedly told them he had applied for a concealed weapons permit, the newspaper reported. Lodhi reportedly told the board he was “proceeding to the next phase of warfare” and that “very few debts are left unpaid.” He wrote that he had a “special gift for the …
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Investigators have connected the suspect, an Alexandria man, to three burglaries in South Riding and another in Sterling.
The man who led state and local law enforcement officers on a car chase early Sunday morning before crashing near Sugarland Run has been connected with a series of burglaries in Loudoun County. Victor T. Ellis, 25, of Alexandria, now faces charges on three counts of burglary, one count of breaking and entering, two counts of grand larceny, one count of credit card larceny and one count of credit card fraud, according to a press release from the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office. The arrest came after the suspect led Fairfax County Police officers on a chase Sunday from Fairfax into Loudoun County and crashed near Algonkian Parkway and Hardwood Forest Drive around 6:30 a.m., according to the LCSO release. After the suspect fled on foot, the …
Sunday, January 27, 2013
The Loudoun sheriff will be available during public safety, crime update in South Riding.
The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office’s next public safety meeting for the Dulles South area of the county is set for 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, at the Dulles South Public Safety Center, 25216 Loudoun County Parkway, in South Riding. The recent series of larcenies from cars in Dulles and Ashburn is likely to be among the recent crime and crime trends discussed during the meeting. All residents, homeowners associations, community groups, and town representatives are invited to attend. An LCSO captain from the station will attend, along with Sheriff Mike Chapman. To determine if you live in the Dulles Station area, please visit http://sheriff.loudoun.gov/findmystation.
Thursday, June 30, 2011
The former U.N. employee could face 20 years in prison after receiving fraudulent salaries of more than $100,000.
Former United Nations (U.N.) employee, Jeffery K. Armstrong, 51, of South Riding, was indicted today in federal court after allegedly receiving more than $100,000 in salary payments from both the U.N. and the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) concurrently. According to a statement released by the Department of Justice, Armstrong was charged with nine counts of wire fraud. He allegedly defrauded the U.N. and the NLRB by working for both agencies at the same time without informing either one. According to the statement, Armstrong accepted a full-time position with the U.N. in March 2008 after taking a leave of absence from the Department of the Army. His salary at the U.N. was approximately $160,000. On April 13, 2009, he allegedly …