FCSO apprehend subject thanks to tips from the public

The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) announced the apprehension of  Curtis Marcell Dokes of Brown Lane Clear Brook.

Dokes is facing multiple charges including felony eluding, reckless driving and red light violations.

The public quickly responded to request for information and helped lead to the arrest.

Dokes was first observed riding his motorcycle in a reckless manner in the Crossover Boulevard Front Royal Pike area.

Dokes led authorities on a high speed chase down Interstate 81 continuing  in a reckless manner.

Witnesses have indicated that Dokes has done this repeatedly and FCSO thanks the public for their quick response to inquiries that led to the subjects arrest.

Dokes is currently in being held in custody.

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Culpeper man arrested for Stephens City robbery

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A 27 year old Culpeper man has been arrested for attempted robbery of the Fairfax Pike Handy Mart in Stephens City.

Richard George Wheatly is being held without bond and charged with Assault, Robbery and Vandalism.

Wheatly is accused of attempting to rob the Handy Mart by knife point and getting away with an undisclosed amount of money.

After pulling the knife and demanding cash the clerk scuffled with him knocking over several items.

The suspect fled the store dropping his mask and cell phone a patron did try to stop him in the parking lot and was able to damage the suspect’s car.

After responding to the scene the Frederick County Sheriff’s Office (FCSO) issued a Be On The Lookout (BOLO) for the vehicle.

Culpepper County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) Deputies were able to apprehend Wheatly without incident as he returned to Culpepper County.

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