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.
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ROBBERY, 2020-07140001, 4900 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 12:09 a.m. on July 14, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery by force. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect allegedly entered a business, selected merchandise and attempted to leave without paying. Two employees followed the suspect outside and attempted to take back the items, at which point a physical altercation ensued. The suspect assaulted the employees and threw the items at them. During this time, a witness heard commotion outside the business and went to investigate, but was struck by the suspect as he fled on foot. Arriving officers, with the assistance of the witness, located the suspect nearby and took him into custody without incident. The victims sustained minor injuries. Jeffrey Williams, 41, of No Fixed Address was arrested and charged with Robbery and Assault and Battery.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-07140022, 4400 block of 31st Street S.
LARCENY, 2020-07140092, 900 block of Army Navy Drive
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-07140102, 4200 block of 31st Street S.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-07140115, 2400 block of 24th Road S.
FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE, 2020-07140191, 1800 block of Richmond Highway
7/14/20, VA KEC7188, 2014 Honda Accord, Gray
2100 block of Crystal Drive