The weekend crime report from the Fairfax County Police Department includes a case of assault at Heritage Mall.
Yojan Lopez, age 26, of Annandale, was arrested for simple assault and two counts of assault on law enforcement.
The victim was Lassine Doumbia, who is in charge of the summer entertainment program at Ossian Hall Park. He was shopping at the H Mart at 7885 Heritage Drive, Annandale, at 7:50 p.m. on April 6 when he heard a commotion.
Doumbia agreed to press charges. He believes Lopez was known to police, and he is concerned about criminal activity in the neighborhood. In appreciation for stepping up, H Mart gave him a discount on his groceries.
Another incident reported by FCPD involves a case of child endangerment and drug possession.
When officers found a car stopped on the far-left lane of Gallows Road over the beltway at 11:30 a.m. on April 5, they found two adults asleep inside and two children.
Dieu Tran, 29, of Annandale was asleep in the driver’s seat, and Javis Burton, 29, of Annandale was sleeping in the rear seat. There was a 6-year-old girl in the front passenger seat and a 2-month old boy who was not in an infant car seat.
Tran was under the influence of several prescription drugs and other unknown narcotics. She was charged with driving under the influence, possession of marijuana, driving on a suspended license, and two counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor.
Burton was under the influence of alcohol and had a bullet in his shoe. He was charged with being drunk in public, possession of marijuana, being a felon in possession of ammunition, and two counts of contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Child Protective Services took custody of both children.