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, 2020-02010038, 400 block of 12th Street S. At approximately 3:10 a.m. on February 1, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery by force. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim exited a vehicle and was walking to his residence when he was approached from behind by three male suspects. The suspects assaulted the victim and stole his phone and personal belongings, then fled on foot prior to police arrival. Responding officers located the suspects and attempted to make contact with them, however, they fled on foot. Following a brief foot pursuit, one suspect was taken into custody. Two suspects remain outstanding. The victim sustained minor injuries. A petition for robbery was obtained for the juvenile suspect. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY, 2020-01310334, 2300 block of Pershing Drive. At approximately 12:00 a.m. on February 1, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary alarm. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 11:35 p.m. on January 31, four unknown suspects forced entry to a business, causing damage. Nothing was reported stolen from the business. The suspects fled in a vehicle prior to police arrival. Suspect One is described as a black male, approximately 5’8”-6’2”, wearing dark clothing, a black hood, and carrying a black bag. Suspect Two is described as a black male, wearing all black, with a hood over his head, dark pants and black shoes. Suspect Three is described as a black male, wearing dark clothing, with a hood over his head. Suspect Four is described as a black male, wearing dark clothing, black shoes and a hood covering his head. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY (late), 2020-01310108, 2600 block of Richmond Highway. At approximately 9:35 a.m. on January 31, police were dispatched to the late report of breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 7:55 a.m., an unknown suspect forced entry to a business and stole items of value. The suspect is described as a white male, 40-50 years old, wearing a black coat with the hood up, a tan hat, dark pants and black gloves. The investigation is ongoing.
ATTEMPTED UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2020-02020167, 800 block of N. Kensington Street. At approximately 6:46 p.m. on February 2, police were dispatched to the report of a suspicious person. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 6:28 p.m., the victim observed the unknown suspect in her backyard. The suspect fled prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as wearing a camo hoodie, light colored pants and sneakers. The investigation is ongoing.
TRESPASS, 2020-01310043, 1800 block of N. Lynn Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01310112, 900 block of S. Buchanan Street
FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE, 2020-01310119, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road
LARCENY, 2020-01310123, 2200 block of N. Wakefield Street
FRAUD, 2020-01310236, 2100 block of Crystal Drive
LARCENY, 2020-01310245, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
FRAUD, 2020-01310262, 3900 block of Wilson Boulevard
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01310281, 300 block of 23rd Street S.
LARCENY, 2020-02010032, 2600 block of Columbia Pike
ELUDING, 2020-02010063, Columbia Pike at S. Glebe Road
FRAUD, 2020-02010106, 4800 block of Old Dominion Drive
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-02010139, Columbia Pike at S. Dinwiddie Street
LARCENY, 2020-02010171, 1000 block of S. Wayne Street
FRAUD, 2020-02010228, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard
FRAUD, 2020-02020089, 1100 block of S. Arlington Ridge Road
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-020200116, 1400 block of Key Boulevard
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-02020127, 1500 block of Fairfax Drive
LARCENY, 2020-02020135, 700 block of N. Glebe Road
SHOPLIFTING, 2020-02020141, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
LARCENY, 2020-02020165, 500 block of 12th Street S.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-02020224, 1500 block of Richmond Highway
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