MANASSAS, Va. (CBSDC) – Police are investigating a series of threatening notes left at front doors of homes in multiple neighborhoods in Manassas City.
Police say on ten separate occasions since Dec. 4, the suspect either struck the front door of a home with an object or rang the doorbell several times, then left a hand-written note and fled the area.
All the incidents occurred between the hours of 7:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. in the Sumner Lake community and in a neighborhood near Byrd Park.
The notes were all similar and contained the name and address of the same man and threatened violence.
The man named on the notes lives in the Manassas area and has no connection to the residences where the notes were left. In two of the incidents, witness observed a suspicious man run from the area.
Witnesses described the man as either Hispanic or Middle Eastern, between 20 and 25 years old, approximately 5’10” tall, thin build, wearing a dark colored jacket and jeans.
Police are asking anybody who has yet to report similar incidents, or who may have any helpful information, to contact police at (703) 257-8092 or Crime Solvers at (703) 330-0330.
Crime Solvers is offering a cash reward of up to $1,000 for information that leads to an arrest.