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.
BRANDISHING, 2019-07240227, 2400 block of 24th Road S. At approximately 5:48 p.m. on July 24, police were dispatched to the report of a brandishing. Upon arrival, it was determined the witness was driving behind the suspect vehicle when he observed a handgun emerge from the passenger side window. He then observed two of the four occupants exit the vehicle and leave the scene on foot. A lookout for the suspect vehicle was broadcast and arriving officers located it in the area of 5th Street S. and S. Glebe Road and conducted a traffic stop. No weapon was located during the course of the investigation and the two occupants were not charged. The two outstanding subjects are described as black males wearing white shirts. The investigation is ongoing.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2019-07240229, 4800 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 6:22 p.m. on July 24, police were dispatched to the report of an assault. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was attempting to speak with another patron at a business when an unknown suspect him in the head with a bottle, causing a laceration. The suspect fled in a vehicle prior to police arrival. The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male. The investigation is ongoing.
TRESPASS, 2019-07240007, 2600 block of Jefferson Davis Highway
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-07240073, 6900 block of Lee Highway
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-07240114, 2400 block of S. Lowell Street
LARCENY, 2019-07240226, 800 block of S. Harrison Street
NOISE COMPLAINT, 2019-07240283, 2400 block of Wilson Boulevard
IDENTITY THEFT, 2019-07240290, 4400 block of N. Pershing Drive