Police arrested a man who allegedly sprayed an employee with pepper spray while robbing a cell phone store in the Hybla Valley area on Monday morning.
Javon Paige, 32, faces two robbery charges for the incident, according to Fairfax County General District Court records. Police say Paige entered the Cricket Wireless at 7465 Mount Vernon Square Center around 11:30 a.m. and sprayed the employee before fleeing with phones, cash and personal items.
Officers later located Paige and took him into custody, police said.
Other incidents reported in Tuesday’s police blotter for the Mount Vernon police district:
Commercial burglary: Someone broke into Village Hardware, located at 7934 Fort Hunt Road (see map), around 4 a.m. on Tuesday and stole cash.
Commercial burglary: Someone broke into the Hunan Manor restaurant, located at 1305 Shenandoah Road (see map), around 5 a.m. on Monday and stole cash.
Larceny: 2400 block of Phillips Drive, ring from residence
Incidents reported in Monday’s police blotter for the Mount Vernon police district:
Indecent Exposure: A man exposed himself to a group of teenagers on September 6 around 9:45 p.m. in the 7900 block of Eagle Avenue. The suspect was identified and a warrant for indecent exposure was obtained.
Peeping: On September 6 around 12:15 p.m. a woman was using the restroom inside of a store in the 7700 block of Richmond Highway and reported that a man was recording her with a cell phone. The suspect was described as a white man in his 30s, 5’9, 160 pounds, with short dark hair, wearing a blue and white striped shirt.
Larceny: 7600 block of Audubon Meadow Way, shoes and clothing from vehicle
Larceny: 1600 block of Belle View Boulevard, merchandise from business
Larceny: 5800 block of Cameron Run Terrace, license plate from vehicle
Larceny: 3100 block of Lockheed Boulevard, beer and wine from business
Larceny: 3100 block of Lockheed Boulevard, merchandise from business
Larceny: 8400 block of Madge Lane, luggage from residence
Larceny: 5600 block of Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, beer from business
Larceny: 2500 block of Parkers Lane, property from vehicle
Larceny: 6500 block of Quander Road, cell phone and wallet from school
Larceny: 7700 block of Richmond Highway, tool from business
Larceny: 8400 block of Richmond Highway, property from business
Stolen Vehicle: 1800 block of Old Richmond Highway, 2020 Chevrolet Silverado