This report is published every weekday, except County holidays. The information in each report covers significant criminal incidents generally from the day before; reports published on Monday cover the preceding Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Some incidents may appear a day or two after the occurrence.
This report is not a comprehensive list of every police event in Arlington County in the stated time frame. Addresses shown indicate blocks and not specific addresses. For more information on crime in your area, visit our online crime mapping tool.
Note: Information contained in the Daily Crime Report is generally based on initial reports made to the Police Department. Follow-up investigations may reveal different or additional information.
RECOVERED GRAND LARCENY AUTO, 2017-08190273, 4800 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 10:00 p.m. on August 19, an officer on routine patrol observed a traffic infraction. Upon further investigation, it was determined that the vehicle was reported stolen out of North Carolina. Manuel Martinez, 36, of Annandale, Virginia was arrested and charged with Possession of Stolen Property, Obstruction of Justice and No Operators License. Gerber Galeas Romero, 51, of Fairfax, VA was arrested and charged with Possession of Stolen Property. Jose Martinez, 41, of Alexandria, VA was arrested and charged with Possession of Stolen Property and Obstruction of Justice.
ATTEMPTED CARJACKING, 2017-08200083, 1800 block of N. Quinn Street. At approximately 5:48 a.m. on August 20, police responded to the report of an attempted carjacking. Upon arrival it was determined that an unknown suspect approached the victim inside his parked vehicle and attempted to open the driver’s door. After failing to gain entry, the suspect struck the vehicle’s windshield with an unknown object and fled the area on foot. The victim was not injured. Responding officers established a perimeter and canvased the area with negative results. The suspect is described as a black or Hispanic male with a large build, shot hair and beard. He was wearing a dark t-shirt and jeans. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY, 2017-08180074, 6000 block of Wilson Boulevard. Between 10:30 p.m. on August 17 and 5:45 a.m. on August 18, an unknown suspect(s) forced entry into a business and stole and undisclosed amount of cash. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY (late), 2017-08180202, 2600 block of Lorcom Lane. At approximately 4:56 p.m. on August 18, police were dispatched to the report of a late breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that an unknown suspect(s) entered a residence and moved items but nothing of value appeared to be missing. There is no suspect(s) description.
INDECENT EXPOSURE, 2017-08180307, 1900 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 11:15 p.m. on August 18, police were dispatched to the report of an indecent exposure. Upon arrival it was determined that a male suspect on foot approached a female victim inside a vehicle and exposed himself. The suspect is described as a black male in his thirties, wearing a dark shirt and dark pants. The investigation is ongoing.
INDECENT EXPOSURE, 2017-08180311, 1500 block of N. Rhodes Street. At approximately 11:40 p.m. on August 18, police were dispatched to the report of an indecent exposure. Upon arrival it was determined that a female victim was walking into a residence when a male suspect approached her from behind and exposed himself. The suspect is described as a black male with an athletic build. He was wearing a dark colored sweatshirt with the hood pulled up and had a scarf covering part of his face. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-08180058, 3100 block of 2nd Street N.
LARCENY, 2017-08180081, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-08180101, 800 block of S. Florida Street
LARCENY, 20174-08180123, 1200 block of Wilson Boulevard
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-0818079, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY, 2017-08180196, 2300 block of Jefferson Davis Highway
LARCENY, 2017-08180199, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-08180201, S. Wakefield Street at 8th Street S.
LARCENY, 2017-08180245, 1000 block of N. Fillmore Street
LARCENY, 2017-08180280, 2300 block of Jefferson Davis Highway
LARCENY, 2017-08180303, 4800 block of Lee Highway
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-08190001, 1100 block of N. Irving Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-08190063, 1700 block of 14th Street N.
FORGERY, 2017-08190098, Jefferson Davis Highway at 23rd Street S.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-08190107, 4800 block of Wilson Boulevard
SHOPLIFTING, 2017-08190128, 2700 block of Clarendon Boulevard
IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-08190136, 1900 block of N. Rhodes Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2017-08190203, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-08190231, 4800 block of Columbia Pike
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-08190246, 900 block of S. Dinwiddie Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-08200041, 2800 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY, 2017-08200057, 1300 block of N. Veitch Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-08200058, 2600 block of S. Kenmore Court
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-08200100, 4500 block of 31st Street S.
LARCENY, 2017-08200213, 5600 block of 7th Place S.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-08200253, 2500 block of Lee Highway
LARCENY, 2017-08200265, 2900 block of Wilson Boulevard
FRAUD, 2017-08200273, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road
8/20/17, VA 918768, 2015 Suzuki Motorcycle, White
2000 block of Key Boulevard