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3 sought in pizza delivery man robbery

WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WUSA9) -- Police are looking for three men who robbed a pizza delivery man on New Year's Day.

Police say officers responded to the 3300 block of Bronson Ct in Woodbridge to investigate a robbery. A man told police that he was delivering pizza to a home when he was approached by three men. One of them displayed a handgun and demanded his property. 

The men took a cell phone, cash, and pizza before running away, say police.

The men are described as 3 black males, between 5'10" and 6'0" who were last seen wearing black hooded sweaters and ski masks.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Solvers at 703-670-3700 or 1-866-411-TIPS. You could earn up to a $1,000 cash reward.

Woman arrested for kicking police officer

DUMFRIES, Va. (WUSA9) -- Prince William County police have arrested a woman who they say kicked a police officer after her family members were arrested.

Yakima Boyd, 18, has been charged with assault and battery on a law enforcement officer.

On Wednesday at 6:10 a.m., officials responded to a crash in the area of Myrtlewood Drive and Avenel Lane in Dumfries. 

The driver of one of the vehicles involved in the crash, identified as 26-year-old Desmond Boyd, was arrested for driving under the influence, officials said.

Police say a passenger of the same vehicle, identified as 37-year-old Karina Boyd, was then arrested for disorderly conduct after trying to get the driver out of a police car, officials said.

As that passenger was being arrested, police say Yakima Boyd exited the same vehicle and approached the officers. She kicked one of the officers and attempted to push past him, officials said. 

3 winners in Va. New Year's Millionaire Raffle

RICHMOND, Va. (WUSA9) -- Virginia Lottery officials say there are three $1 million winners in the New Year's Millionaire Raffle.

Officials listed the $1 million tickets as:

#19966 (ticket bought at Apple Market, 3225 Halifax Road, South Boston)
#92069 (ticket bought at 7-Eleven, 13304 Occoquan Road, Woodbridge)
#182316 (ticket bought at State Line Exxon, 4663 Martinsburg Pike, Clearbrook)

Another six ticket holders have won $25,000. Tickets were bought in Lexington, Harrisonburg, Alexandria, Norfolk, Richmond and Skippers.

Three hundred ticket holders each won $500, according to officials.

All the winning numbers are listed here: https://www.valottery.com/en/GamesAndMore/raffle.aspx


Man arrested for stealing VCR, food from friend's home

TRIANGLE, Va. (WUSA9) -- A man is accused of stealing from an acquaintance's home in Triangle this past weekend.

According to Prince William County Police, officers responded to a home in the 4000 block of Brady Hill Road to investigate a burglary at 11:47 a.m. on Sunday. A neighbor reported seeing someone going into the home. The homeowner was not at home at the time of the burglary.

Police say the homeowner reported food and a VCR missing.

Police found the suspect in the area. Forty-four-year-old Ronald Lee Chekonik of Triangle was charged with burglary and destruction of property.

Route 1 lanes reopened after car crash in Va.

TRIANGLE, Va. (WUSA9) -- Prince William County police and fire officials say they had to extricate a victim from a car that flipped over on Route 1 and Joplin Road in Triangle on Wednesday morning.

Officials say they got a call about the accident at 5:40 a.m.

When crews arrived on the scene, one person was trapped inside the vehicle. Crews then worked to extricate the victim.

All lanes of Route 1 have reopened and the scene is now clear.

Man charged with attempted rape in Va.

WOODBRIDGE, Va. (WUSA9) -- Police say a 20-year-old man sexually assaulted a 19-year-old girl at an HH Gregg store in Va.

Jaguar Robert Williams-Palmer, 20, of no fixed address, is charged with attempted rape, police say.

On Dec. 13 at 6:13 p.m., police responded to the HH Gregg store located in the 14500 block of Potomac Mills Road in Woodbridge, Va. to investigate a sexual assault.

The victim, a 19-year-old girl from Woodbridge, told police that when she and a male acquaintance were walking into the store when an unknown male ran up to them, police say. The man's pants were down to his knees as he approached the victim.

Once close enough, the man picked up the victim and took her to the ground, where he got on top of her, police say. Multiple witnesses intervened to get the man of the victim.

The victim was not injured during the altercation, police say.



Kick off New Year’s Eve at Monza of Old Town Manassas, Va. on Tues., Dec. 31 at 10:15 p.m. with the James Dean or Wayne Newton New Year’s Eve Package. The James Dean Package is $10 per person made before Dec. 31 and $15 for reservations made on Dec. 31, which includes party favors, midnight toast, music with disc jockey and a closing cup of Monza’ chicken noodle soup. While the Wayne Newton Package is $36 per person (with a four person minimum) and includes a reserved table, party favors, music with disc jockey, some beverages and a closing cup of Monza chicken noodle soup. Monza’s pizza menu will available for dining with both packages. Guests will also have the option of a la carte dining from Monza’s regular menu, available only from noon to 9 p.m. For more information and reservations, go to www.eatmonza.com.