News of crime and punishment across Fairfax County this week.
UTILITY-POLE FIRE SPARKS BRIEF OUTAGE IN VIENNA: Vienna police officers on April 26 at 7:53 p.m. heard a couple of loud noises, then saw that the top of a utility pole was on fire on Locust Street, S.W., near Center Street, S.
The fire causing the power to go out in the area. Dominion Energy workers came to the area and quickly restored the power, police said.
MAN CHARGED WITH PUBLIC DRUNKENNESS AFTER BEING ARRESTED AT VIENNA RESTAURANT: Vienna police officers responded on April 29 at 8:18 p.m. to the report of a disorderly man harassing customers at Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, 325 Maple Ave., E.
Upon interacting with the man, the officers detected signs of impairment, police said.
Police arrested the 48-year-old Crewe, Va., man and transported him to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center, where authorities charged him with being drunk in public.