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.
UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2020-01120164/01120178, 4300 block of 17th Street N. At approximately 4:21 p.m. on January 12, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, it was determined that a witness observed the male suspect enter a home under construction. Officers took the suspect into custody without incident as he exited the residence. While investigating the incident, it was determined the individual was a suspect in an earlier assault and battery in which he allegedly inappropriately touched a female victim at the intersection of 16th Street N. and Glebe Road. Derek Eddy, 21, of No Fixed Address was arrested and charged with Unlawful Entry, Assault & Battery and Identity Theft. He was held on no bond.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2020-01100226, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 6:44 p.m. on January 10, police were dispatched to the report of pepper spray which had been discharged inside a business. Upon arrival, it was determine that the female suspect entered a business, discharged pepper sprayed at a male victim and fled the scene. The victim declined medical treatment. The suspect is described as a black female, approximately 5’10”-6’0”, wearing a hat, dark shirt, skinny jeans or leggings, boots, wearing a jacket around her waist and carrying a brown purse. The investigation is ongoing.
ROBBERY, 2020-01100189, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 4:30 p.m. on January 10, police were approached by the manager of a business regarding stolen merchandise. The investigation determined that approximately 30 minutes prior, two unknown suspects entered a business and attempted to leave in possession of merchandise that had not been paid for. Employees attempted to stop them from exiting, however, the suspects threatened the employees with a taser and fled prior to police arrival. Suspect One is described as a black female, with black hair braids, approximately 5’3”, wearing a black coat, gray jeans and gray shoes. Suspect Two is described as a black female with her hair in a ponytail, approximately 5’8”, wearing a pink coat and boots. The investigation is ongoing.
ROBBERY, 2020-01110212, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 6:54 p.m. on January 11, police were dispatched to the report of an assault just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect entered a business and began selecting merchandise. An employee approached the suspect to offer assistance, however, he fled towards the exit. The employee attempted to grab the merchandise as he exited the store, however, the suspect swung his arm at her, striking the victim, and fled prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as a black male, wearing a red and white jacket, gray hoodie with the hood up over a doo-rag and white shoes. The victim suffered minor injuries. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY, 2020-01110218, 1300 block of S. Quincy Street. At approximately 7:23 p.m. on January 11, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary just discovered. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 11:00 a.m. and 7:19 p.m., an unknown suspect(s) forced entry to a residence, causing damage, and rummaged through items. Nothing was reported stolen from the residence. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY, 2020-01100155, 6000 block of 5th Place N. At approximately 2:54 p.m. on January 10, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined that an unknown suspect gained entry to the victim’s unlocked vehicle and stole items of value, then entered a residence, where he came in contact with the victim. The victim yelled at the suspect, who then fled on foot prior to police arrival. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that an additional unlocked vehicle in the area was rummaged through and items of value stolen. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his late teens or early 20’s, wearing a black hoodie. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 2020-01110066/01110078/01110103, 1500 block of S. George Mason Drive/5100 block of 12th Road S./4500 block of 28th Road S. At approximately 5:44 a.m. on January 11, police were dispatched to the report of a larceny. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that approximately ten vehicles in the area had their windows smashed and airbags stolen. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY, 2020-01100031, 4200 block of Fairfax Drive
RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2020-01030059, N. Yucatan Street at N. Wyoming Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-01100071, 1200 block of S. Courthouse Road
THREATS, 2020-01100078, 5200 block of Yorktown Boulevard
TRESPASS, 2020-01100084, 3500 block of S. Clark Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2020-01100105, 600 block of N. Glebe Road
LARCENY, 2020-01100132, 1300 block of N. Dinwiddie Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2020-01100146, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
FRAUD, 2020-01100153, 1700 block of N. Moore Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2020-01100156, 2500 block of Lee Highway
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01100165, 600 block of N. Glebe Road
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-01100210, 3400 block of Lee Highway
LARCENY, 2020-01100212, 1300 block of S. Dinwiddie Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-01100228, N. Highland Street at 11th Street N.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01100271, 2600 block of N. Pershing Drive
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-01110086, Unit block of Park Drive
FRAUD, 202001110116, 800 block of 20th Street S.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01110137, 4500 block of 31st Street S.
SHOPLIFTING, 2020-01110141, 1100 block of S. Joyce Street
LARCENY, 2020-01110142, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street
ELUDING, 2020-01110144, S. Walter Reed Drive at S. Glebe Road
LARCENY, 2020-01110177, 800 block of N. Quincy Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01110180, 100 block of N. Thomas Street
LARCENY, 2020-01110253, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01120010, 31 block of Wilson Boulevard
TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-01120073, I-395 SB at S. Glebe Road
LARCENY, 2020-01120100, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01120109, 4700 block of Arlington Boulevard
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01120111, 500 block of 26th Street S.
LARCENY, 2020-01120117, 1100 block of N. Highland Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2020-01120149, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-01120172, Lee Highway at N. Monroe Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-01120175, 900 block of Army Navy Drive
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-01120184, 2800 block of 22nd Street S.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-01120198, 1400 block of Jefferson Davis Highway
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-01120208, N. Garfield Street at Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-01120209, 1500 block of S. George Mason Drive
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01120234, 1200 block of S. Courthouse Road
1/11/20, VA UZM3161, 2015 Nissan Sentra, Black
3700 block of 3rd Street S.
1/12/20, VA FD2518, 2018 Ford Explorer, Black
3900 block of 19th Street S.
1/12/20, VA VTM2008, 2014 Mercedes-Benz GLK 250, White
Unit block of S. Manchester Street