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Day Care Worker Arrested

From Fairfax County Police Department:

Sully Police District – Police were summoned to investigate allegations that a 4-year-old girl had been sexually assaulted by a day care worker. The alleged incident occurred on Tuesday, September 21, at the Minnieland day care center, located at 14415 Compton Village Drive in the Centreville area.

On Friday, September 24, police obtained a warrant charging Siyamand Salehzadeh, 22, of 7757 Lavenham Court in Manassas, with sodomy. On Saturday, September 25, Salehzadeh was detained in the state of New York, attempting to enter Canada. Salehzadeh currently is awaiting extradition to Fairfax County.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Solvers by phone at 1-866-411-TIPS/8477, e-mail at www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES/274637 or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.

Grand Opening of Centreville Chiropractic Center

The following was sent to us by Centreville Chiropractic Center:

Dr. Jason Brown and Dr. Marla Gebaide are holding the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for their chiropractic clinic, Centreville Chiropractic Center, with the Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce on September 30th at 5:30pm.  At this event they will be presenting a local non-profit, YouthQuest with a check for the amount they have raised over the past month through their philanthropic promotion.  Appetizers, drinks, prizes, and free chair massages will be available throughout the event.  Virginia Senator Marsden will also be present at the ribbon cutting.  Dr. Brown and Dr. Gebaide look forward to sharing the celebration with local business owners and patients. 

Centreville Chiropractic Center is located at 13880 Braddock Road in Centreville, VA.


Parents save 70% on clothes, toys, furniture at consignment expo

LOUDOUN, VIRGINIA (WUSA)-- Angie Goff finds out how parents and moms-to-be can save big this weekend on kids and baby goods and clothes.

VIDEO: Angie with big deals at JBF Sale

Susan Gill of 'Just Between Friends' says families will find great deals on more than 40,000 new and gently used items at this Fall's big consignment extravaganza.

Consignors price and tag their own goods and earn up to 70% and shoppers save big. Gill showed us a brand new Baby Gap velvet dress that only cost $6. In addition to clothing, shoppers will find DVDs, toys and furniture to outfit the home. 

How to save your breasts and your wallet by October 2nd!

Insurance companies state that they are willing to pay 100% of a "screening mammogram", but not for the “I think we found something”; what the @#!$ does that mean?  In my case, I felt a lump, and made the mistake of mentioning it to the technician during my mammogram.  Should I have mentioned the lump, or should have I played dumb?  Well, mentioning the lump cost me $600, and that is with my health insurance coverage (part of that was the “you need to come back because I think we found something” factor).  So two mammograms, $600 out of my pocket, two missed days of work, 4 weeks of no good sleep (because I could not get an appointment any earlier), and a potential ulcer from all the stress….it was normal!  Was it worth it?  Could I have done things differently? Well…. 

Movie on the Lawn at Centreville High School

Centreville High School's SGA is sponsoring a Movie On The Lawn this Saturday, September 25. They will be showing the movie “Up” on the Baseball Practice Field. Tickets ($3) go on sale starting at 7:00 p.m. and the movie will run from 8:00 to 10:00 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or beach blanket! The baseball concession stand will be open during the movie. Come out this weekend for some family fun!

Thomas Scott Baldwin And His Red Devil

Thomas Scott Baldwin, "Captain Tom," as he was known, was a famous exhibition balloonist, who moved on to powered airships, then took up fixed wing aircraft in association with Glenn Curtiss. Senior curator Tom Crouch will discuss Baldwin's long career, with a focus on his best known aircraft -- The Red Devil, which is on view at the Udvar-Hazy Center.

The Ask An Expert lecture series at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center is presented every 2nd and 4th Thursday at 12:30 PM. A Museum staff member talks to the public about the history, collection, or personalities related to a specific artifact or exhibition in the Museum.

Admission : Free, Parking $15

Location : Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, The National Air and Space Museum

Closure For Victims Of Gold Burglaries

NORTHERN Va. (WUSA) -- A huge victory for the Indian-American community in Fairfax and Loudoun Counties after a thief pleads guilty.

A New York woman pleaded guilty to 37 burglaries and stealing more than half a million dollars worth of gold and other valuables.

34-year-old Melinda Soto's crime spree has ended.  But she nearly got away with it all. Her husband Dagoberto Ramirez-Soto and another man Francisco Gray have also been charged. 

Soto will testify against her husband as part of the plea deal. Gray has been deported to Peru.

Manashi Laha had 100 thousand dollars worth of diamonds and family gold snatched up last October.

Manashi Laha says, "Wow! I believe there is a justice system. We feel safe again."

But feeling safe was hardly the case for her and her South Riding community and dozens of other South Asian Americans who became victims.