Police: Man Sets Fire to Flag at Outback Steak House
Fairfax City police are holding the 47-year-old man without bond. Reports say a kicking spree ended in flames.
A man began a disturbance by kicking various objects outside of the Fairfax Boulevard CVS, then set fire to a flag outside Outback Steak House before being hauled to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center, according to police.
Fairfax City police reported that at 4:24 p.m. Tuesday, an employee of the CVS Pharmacy on Fairfax Boulevard saw a man kick over a trash can in front of the store. He then kicked the hood of a parked vehicle.
The employee reported watching the man going next door to Outback Steak House, where he set a flag afire by the front door before taking off.
Fairfax City officers took John Anthony Tanous, 47, of Alexandria, into custody, according to a police report.
He was taken to the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center, where he was served two warrants charging him with destruction of property.
He is being held without bond.
This information is provided by the Fairfax City Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.