Three Arrested for Thefts in South Riding

            Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office detective have arrested three suspects in a series of larcenies from vehicles that took place in the early morning hours of Aug. 28 on Stadler Lane, Valiant Drive, and Barons Street in South Riding. 

            On Sept. 17, Loudoun deputies, with the assistance of the Fairfax County Police Department, conducted a search warrant at the residence of one of the suspects in Fairfax County. Jonathan E. Crawford- Olebra, 20, of Centreville, was taken into custody on 26 charges resulting from the vehicle break-ins and burglaries. He was also charged in a subsequent theft from a vehicle in the area of Rolling Water Terrace in Ashburn on Sept. 7. Crawford- Olebra was charged with two counts of grand larceny, six counts of identity theft, six counts of credit card fraud, seven counts of credit card larceny, two counts of petit larceny, one count of possession of a Schedule I/II narcotic, one count of breaking and entering, and one count of conspiracy to commit larceny.

            The two additional suspects—Domink E. Melendez, 18, of Centreville, and Shaynne D. Tiongson Serrano, 19, of Centreville—were taken into custody by the Fairfax County Police Department on Sept. 21. 

            Melendez faces 22 charges to include: seven counts of credit card larceny, two counts of petit larceny, four counts of identity theft, four counts of credit card fraud, one count of grand larceny, one count of destruction of property, one count of breaking and entering, one count of vehicle tampering, and one count of possession of a Schedule I/II narcotic. Serrano faces 17 charges to include: seven counts of credit card larceny, four counts of credit card fraud, four counts of identity theft, one count of grand larceny, and one count of petit larceny. 

            All three suspect are being held without bond at the Loudoun County Adult Detention Center.

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