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.
ARMED ROBBERY, 2020-01210255, 5600 block of Lee Highway. At approximately 9:15 p.m. on January 21, police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that the male suspect entered a business, made a purchase and left. He then returned to the business and went behind the counter. The suspect displayed a firearm and stole an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as a black male, wearing grey pants, black boots, black gloves and a black mask. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY, 2020-01210088, 4100 block of 25th Street N.
FRAUD, 2020-01210103, 2500 block of 9th Road S.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01210109, 1300 block of N. Stafford Street
GRAFFITI, 2020-01210118, 800 block of S. Walter Reed Drive
SHOPLIFTING, 2020-01210151, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street
GRAFFITI, 2020-01210176, 300 block of S. Harrison Street
FORGERY, 2020-01210181, 200 block of N. Trenton Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-01210233, 900 block of S. Buchanan Street
GRAFFITI, 2020-01210253, 6000 block of Wilson Boulevard