Detectives with the Violent Crimes Unit are asking for the community’s help identifying the suspect involved in a robbery that occurred near Tayloe Dr. and Gordon Dr. in the Manassas area of Prince William County on May 11. The 36-year old victim victim reported to police that he was contacted by an unknown man who arranged to sell him a large amount of vehicle parts. Shortly after arriving a white SUV pulled up and parked next to the victim. The driver of the vehicle then approached the victim’s vehicle while brandishing a firearm and demanded money from the victim. Upon receiving the money, the suspect fled the area in the white SUV. The victim immediately contacted the police. No injuries were reported. An undisclosed amount of money was reported missing.
UPDATE: On May 26, the suspect sought in both the robbery that was reported to have occurred in the area near Tayloe Dr. and Gordon Dr. in Manassas (20112) on May 11 and the domestic that was reported to have occurred at a residence located in the 3800 block of Ogilvie Ct. in Woodbridge (22192)also on May 11, was arrested. The suspect, Steven David DEANE, turned himself in to police without incident.
Arrested on May 26:
Steven David DEANE, 32, of the 3800 block of Ogilvie Ct. in Woodbridge
Charged with robbery, use of a firearm in commission of a felony, strangulation and domestic assault & battery
Court Date: July 22, 2021 | Bond: Unavailable
– Prince William County Police Department