Pursuit and suspect apprehension 1301 Oceana Blvd

Saturday, July 01, 2017

​At approximately 10:08 p.m. on June 30th officers spotted a suspect in a vehicle wanted in connection with an incident at Tidewater Community College on June 28th of this year.  The officers attempted to initiate a traffic stop near the intersection of Holland Rd and Dam Neck Rd.  The suspect fled in the vehicle and lead officers on a pursuit that ended at 1301 Oceana Blvd where the suspect crashed his vehicle.  The suspect was taken into custody without further incident and transported to a local hospital with minor injuries.  The suspect has been identified as Jarod Jamale Jones, 38 last known to reside in the 4700 block of Euclid Rd in the city of Virginia Beach.  he is currently charged with brandishing a firearm, abduction, possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, use of a firearm in the commission​ of a felony and revocation of a suspended sentence.  Further charges are pending.  This case remains under investigation with Detective Yager as the lead investigator.  No further information is available at this time.  

MPO Allen Perry

Alternate Public Affairs Officer​