Manassas City Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying the person(s) responsible for damage to City owned Utility Property in the area of Signal Hill Road and Lehr Ct. The incident occurred sometime between September 1st and September 15th, 2017.
As with all cases, callers remain anonymous and if their info leads to an arrest, they are eligible for a cash reward. 703-330-0330 24-hour tips line.
POSTED SEPT 20, 2017
During the course of the investigation of the robbery of the United Bank on Center Street, Manassas City Police Detectives made contact with investigators from the Prince William County Police Department, and the Anne Arundel County Police Department in Maryland, and determined the suspect was also involved in similar incidents in their jurisdictions.The suspect was later identified as Jack Antonio ROMERO, a thirty-year-old resident of Silver Spring, MD. Following the investigation, Manassas City Police Detectives obtained warrants for ROMERO.
On September 20, 2017, the Anne Arundel County Police Department located and arrested ROMERO near his home in Silver Spring, MD. ROMERO is currently awaiting extradition back to Virginia where he will face charges for the United Bank
-Use of firearm in commission of felony
-Enter bank while armed to commit larceny
On September 14, 2017 at 1:27 p.m. the Manassas City Police Department responded to United Bank, located at 9626 Center Street for a report of a robbery.
The reporting party told police the suspect entered the bank, implied he was armed with a gun and demanded money. The suspect fled the scene on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. No injuries were reported.
Suspect Description: -White Male/Possibly Hispanic -Approximately 5’7”-5’9” Tall - Last seen wearing a silver construction hat, yellow construction vest, white shirt with dark sleeves, and blue jeans.
POSTED SEPT 14, 2017
UPDATED SEPT 17, 2017
UPDATED SEPT 21, 2017
At 1:11 a.m. on June 14, 2017, the Manassas City police responded to 8402 Digges Rd (7-Eleven) for a report of an armed robbery.
The store clerk told police a black male entered the store wearing a mask, displayed a handgun, and demanded money. The suspect fled the area on foot with an undisclosed amount of cash. A police k-9 searched the area for the suspect who was not located. No injuries were reported by the victim.
On April 13, 2017 at approximately 11:30 AM, the pictured suspect entered May, Hettler & Associates Optometry, located at 9150 Key Commons Court in Manassas.The suspect selected several eyeglass frames from a display case, and left the business without paying for the items.
The suspect was observed on video surveillance and is described as a black male, approximately 45-years-old, six feet tall, 180 lbs, with short black/gray facial hair. The suspect was last seen wearing a gray suit jacket, blue jeans, and a gray cap.The suspect is believed to have stolen similar items from other businesses throughout the area. The total loss of merchandise is estimated to be several thousand dollars. If you know the pictured subject please contact Detective Brooks at 703-257-8040 or the 24-hour Crime Solvers tip line 703-330-0330.
ADDED APRIL 28, 2017