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.
ATTEMPTED ARMED ROBBERY, 2019-12310156, 400 block of S. Edgewood Street. At approximately 6:17 p.m. on December 31, police were dispatched to the report of an attempted robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 5:50 p.m., a delivery driver was returning to his parked vehicle when he was approached by an unknown suspect who brandished a firearm and demanded cash. The victim refused and kicked the suspect before entering his vehicle and driving away. The suspect fled the scene on foot and a canvass of the area by responding officers yielded negative results. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 5’10” tall, wearing dark jeans and a dark hoodie with the hood pulled over his face. The investigation is ongoing.
INDECENT EXPOSURE, 2020-01020121, 3500 block of S. Clark Street. At approximately 2:17 p.m. on January 2, police were dispatched to the report of a trespasser. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect had been asked to leave a business earlier in the day by management. The suspect later began acting disorderly inside the business and entered the women’s restroom, where officers located him exposing himself in the sauna. He was taken into custody without incident. Wayne Hall, 28, of Washington, D.C. was arrested and charged with Trespassing, Indecent Exposure, Drunk in Public and Public Masturbation.
LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 2020-01030014, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 1:01 a.m., police were dispatched to the report of a larceny. Upon arrival, it was determined that an unknown suspect(s) smashed the windows to approximately 19 vehicles and stole items of value. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-01020082, 2100 block of N. Westmoreland Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2020-01020095, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street
LARCENY, 2020-01020142, 1100 block of Wilson Boulevard
SHOPLIFTING, 2020-01020162, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-01020202, 3000 block of N. Monroe Street