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. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
ROBBERY, 2021-02240014, 3500 block of Fairfax Drive. At approximately 1:09 a.m. on February 24, police were dispatched to the report of a fight in progress. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect entered a business and allegedly began selecting merchandise. The victim refused the suspect service citing restrictions on the sales of alcohol during the overnight hours. The suspect and victim became engaged in a verbal dispute that escalated to a physical altercation, during which the victim was able to recover the merchandise. The suspect re-entered the business in an attempt to gather additional restricted merchandise and a second physical altercation ensue, at which point a witness intervened. Arriving officers took the suspect into custody without incident. The victim sustained minor injuries. During the course of the investigation, the suspect was also determined to be wanted out of Fairfax County. Fabian Mungal, 26, of Fairfax, Va., was arrested and charged with Robbery and Drunk in Public, and served with the outstanding warrant.
VEHICLE TAMPERING (significant) 2021-02250015, 3500 block of 6th Street S. At approximately 2:24 a.m. on February 25, police were dispatched to the report of a vehicle tampering. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was inside his residence when he observed two suspects near his unlocked vehicle, one of whom had allegedly entered the vehicle. The victim attempted to confront the suspects, who fled on foot. A lookout was broadcast, and an officer in the area located one of the suspects nearby and took him into custody without incident. The second suspect was located in the area of S. Glebe Road and Arlington Boulevard and taken into custody without incident. Nothing was reported stolen from the vehicle. The juvenile suspects were identified and released to their guardians. The investigation is ongoing.
TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2021-02240006, 23rd Street S. at Richmond Highway
FRAUD, 2021-02240072, 2400 block of Crystal Drive
LARCENY, 2021-02240241, 2900 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY, 2021-02240258, 4900 block of Columbia Pike
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-02240264, 23rd Street S. at Crystal Drive
ELUDING, 2021-02240270, I-395 NB at George Washington Memorial Parkway
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2021-02240271, 1500 block of Clarendon Boulevard
LARCENY, 2021-02244002, 2200 block of Clarendon Boulevard
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-02244003, 5100 block of Wilson Boulevard
FRAUD, 2021-02244004, 1500 block of N. Colonial Terrace
LARCENY, 2021-0224005, 1600 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY, 2021-02244006, 2400 block of 24th Road S.
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-02244007, 2200 block of Crystal Drive
FRAUD, 2021-02244008, 4900 block of 28th Street N.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-02244009, 6700 block of 25th Street N.
FRAUD, 2021-02244009, 1000 block of S. Frederick Street
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-02244011, 2700 block of S. Walter Reed Drive
FRAUD, 2021-02244012, 6900 block of Fairfax Drive
LARCENY, 2021-02244013, 900 block of N. Garfield Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-02254001, 700 block of 19th Street S.
LARCENY, 2021-02254002, 500 block of 14th Road S.
LARCENY, 2021-02254004, 500 block of 12th Street S.