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.
ROBBERY, 2017-12040140, 4500 block of Lee Highway. At approximately 1:17 p.m. on December 4, police were dispatched to the report of an attempted robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that the unknown male suspect approached two victims entering a vehicle and displayed a knife. The victims were able to safely leave the location and the suspect fled the area on foot. No injuries were reported. Police established a perimeter and a subject matching the description provided by witnesses was located. Charges were not sought on the located subject and the investigation is ongoing. The suspect is described as a black male with a beard, 30-40 years old, 6’0” tall and weighing 200 pounds. He was wearing a blue hooded jacket at the time of the incident.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2017-12040220, 1200 block of N. Utah Street. At approximately 7:28 p.m. on December 4, police were dispatched to the report of trouble unknown. Upon arrival, it was determined that a verbal dispute between known individuals escalated and a suspect stabbed a male victim, causing a laceration. The male victim knocked on the doors to several residences in the area requesting assistance, before being transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. A warrant for Malicious Wounding was obtained for the female suspect.
UNLAWFUL ENTRY (late), 2017-12040151, 1600 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately, 2:16 p.m. on December 4, police were dispatched to the late report of unlawful entry. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 7:10 p.m. on December 2 an unknown suspect forced entry to a business and moved items around. No items were reported missing. The suspect is described as a light-skinned female with blonde hair, wearing a white and black jacket, scarf, black leggings and black boots, with a black backpack. The investigation is ongoing.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-12040006, 3600 block of Fairfax Drive
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-12040041, 3600 block of Columbia Pike
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2017-12040093, 3600 block of 2nd Street S.
FRAUD, 2017-12040176, 400 block of N. Frederick Street
GRAFFITI, 2017-12040178, 2500 block of S. Glebe Road
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2017-12040199, 2300 block of 2nd Street S.
LARCENY, 2017-12040202, 900 block of 26th Place S.