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Incident took place at Springfield United Methodist Church on Old Keene Mill Road in Springfield.
Two occupants of the home were sent to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and all occupants were displaced.
Flag flap started when directive not approved by chief went out banning flags on outer ballistic vests.
Suspect was speeding in excess of 100 mph in a stolen car before wreck, according to Virginia State Police.
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John Geer was shot during a domestic disturbance call in standoff with police, in Springfield neighborhood. Geer had two daughters.
Effort will target drunk drivers — 120 arrests during 2013 Labor Day weekend.
Fighter jets and helicopters to test responses, systems with a variety of scenarios; flights could be delayed or cancelled due to weather.
Incident took place Friday morning while woman was loading items into her car.
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Police pursued teen, another suspect by car and then by foot Sunday after two drove into the woods. The second suspect got away.
Area resident Juan Gomez, 24, died after crashing his car into a tree on Pohick Road just past Lorton Station, according to police.
Second annual event at Fairfax County Government Center.
Cause was discarded smoking materials, officials say. Woman was HR manager.
Firefighters believe the deceased is a resident of the building.
FCPD provides photos of flooded area streets from heavy rains.
Police say the amounts missing from the PTO are "in the thousands" of dollars.
Former U.S. Army contracting official allegedly steered contracts in exchange for gifts, cash, including payment for female escorts.
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Suspect allegedly stole a credit card from a shopping cart at the Burke Walmart.