WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2014
300 block Central Rd, 1/04 – 2/3 6:30 a.m. A foreman reported that an unknown person stole a
construction trailer. The investigation is ongoing.
Super 8 Motel, 3002 Mall Ct, 2/4 6:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. A guest reported that an unknown
person stole a computer tablet from his room. The investigation is ongoing.
Walmart, 1800 Carl D Silver Pkwy, 2/4 11:55 p.m. A customer reported that an unknown person
stole items from the center console of her unlocked vehicle. No suspects or witnesses at this
3300 block Fall Hill Ave, 2/4 2:00 p.m. A juvenile reported that a red minivan passed her on the
left and struck her vehicle while she was stopped at the light at Wicklow Drive. The driver of
the minivan then left the scene at a high rate of speed. A short time later, a police lieutenant saw
the minivan being driven recklessly on Fall Hill Avenue and crossing Route 1. As officers
attempted to catch up to the minivan, the van crashed and came to a stop on Lafayette Boulevard
near the National Park Visitor Center after causing significant damage to the guard rail and a
sign belonging to the Park Service. The driver of the minivan fled on foot but was located and
taken into custody by Auxiliary Officer Patrick Swartz near the intersection of Belman Road and
the Blue Grey Parkway. Officer Swartz was assisted by Fredericksburg Sheriff’s Deputies Hill
and Phillips. The minivan driver had a facial laceration from the crash and received treatment
from EMS after he was transported back to the scene of the accident on Lafayette Boulevard.
Clarence Wallace, 29, of Spotsylvania was arrested and charged with DUI, two felony counts of
hit and run, eluding, obstruction of justice, and driving on a revoked license. Wallace was
incarcerated at the Rappahannock Regional Jail under a $3500 bond.
Arlene Salis, 71, of Locust Grove was arrested for DUID after causing an accident in the 1200
block of Carl D Silver Parkway