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.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING BY CAUSTIC AGENT, 2018-01160204, 1500 block of N. Colonial Terrace. At approximately 7:31 p.m. on January 16, police were dispatched to the report of an assault that had just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that as the victim was returning to his residence, he located an unknown dark colored SUV in his driveway. The male driver exited the vehicle and sprayed the victim with a caustic substance before fleeing the scene in the vehicle. The victim was treated on scene by medics for minor injuries. The suspect is described as a white male wearing a mask and black jacket. The investigation is ongoing.
ROBBERY, 2018-01160087, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 11:40 a.m. on January 16, police responded to the report of an armed robbery that had just occurred. Upon arrival it was determined that the male victim was walking in the area when he was approached by three unknown suspects who implied they had a weapon and demanded the victim’s belongings. When the victim attempted to photograph the suspects, they fled the area on foot. Responding officers canvased the area and located three suspects matching the victim’s descriptions. Petitions will be sought for the three juvenile suspects.
BURGLARY (late), 2018-01130141, 300 block of 23rd Street S. At approximately 12:33 p.m. on January 13, police were dispatched to the late report of a breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that cash and items of value were stolen from the victim’s residence. During the course of the investigation, officers developed a possible suspect description and recovered items of value belonging to the victim. Kulbaira Stoddard, 48, of Arlington, VA, was arrested and charged with Burglary and Grand Larceny.
BRANDISHING, 2018-01130170, 800 block of S. Florida Street. At approximately 3:06 p.m. on January 13, police were dispatched to the report of suspicious persons. Upon arrival, it was determined that a group of four subjects known to the victim knocked on the victims’ apartment door. The victim and subjects then became engaged in a verbal dispute outside the apartment, which escalated when one of the subjects allegedly brandished a firearm. No injuries were reported. The subjects fled the scene prior to police arrival and a canvas of the area by responding officers was negative. The suspect who brandished the firearm is described as an Ethiopian male, approximately 18 years old, with scruff on his face. The other three subjects are described as a Middle Eastern male between the ages of 17 and 21; a black male between the ages of 17 and 21, wearing a green jacket and jeans; and a light skinned female wearing a grey sweater. The investigation is ongoing.
ROBBERY, 2018-01160091, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 12:30 p.m. on January 16, police were dispatched to the report of a strong armed robbery. Upon arrival it was determined that four unknown suspects entered a business and stole items of value. A male employee confronted the suspects and was pushed during a brief struggle. The suspects fled the scene prior to police arrival. Suspect One is described as a black male wearing boots, dark colored pants, a black hooded sweatshirt and a green jacket. Suspect Two is described as a black male wearing black track pants and a black hooded sweatshirt. Suspect Three is described as a black male wearing sneakers, blue jeans and a black jacket. Suspect Four is described as a black male wearing sneakers, black pants and a black hooded sweatshirt. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY (late), 2018-01140160, 5000 block of Carlin Springs Road. At approximately 4:07 p.m. on January 14, police were dispatched to the late report of a burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined that between December 8 and January 14, while the homeowner was out of town, items of value were removed from the residence. There is no suspect description. The investigation is ongoing.
EMBEZZLEMENT, 2018-01120198, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street
THREATS, 2018-01130116, 1100 block of N. Kennebec Street
LARCENY, 2018-01130150, 2300 block of S. Dinwiddie Street
LARCENY, 2018-01130163, 3400 block of Washington Boulevard
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2018-0113065, 5500 block of Columbia Pike
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-01130180, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street
HARASSMENT, 2018-01130183, Columbia Pike at S. George Mason Drive
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-01130191, 400 block of S. Harrison Street
LARCENY, 2018-01130217, 1500 block of N. Colonial Terrace
LARCENY, 2018-01140105, 3500 block of Fairfax Drive
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2018-01140177, 3400 block of 13th Street N.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-01140187, 3000 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY, 2018-01140222, 3900 block of 6th Street S.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2018-01140247, 1000 block of S. Frederick Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2018-01160013, 300 block of Army Navy Drive
FRAUD, 2018-01160034, 900 block of N. Taylor Street
ROBBERY, 2018-01160091, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-01160128, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
LARCENY, 2018-01160182, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2018-01160197, 4100 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-01160228, Campbell Avenue at S. Randolph Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-01160232, 3200 block of 13th Road S.
01/14/18, VA ZY6118, 2011 Nissan Rogue, Silver
5000 block of Chesterfield Road
01/15/18, VA W3USS, 2006, Toyota Prius, Light Green
4200 block of Campbell Avenue