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.
ROBBERY, 2020-06130087, 5000 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 10:30 p.m. on June 13, police were dispatched to the report of a holdup alarm and an assault just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the female suspect allegedly entered a business and demanded merchandise. The male victim began helping the suspect, who, when prompted for payment, took the merchandise and attempted to exit the business. The victim stopped the suspect, and a brief struggle ensued, during which, the suspect allegedly struck him with a closed fist. The suspect then left the merchandise on the counter, exited the business and fled on foot. Officers canvassing the area located the suspect and she was positively identified. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that the suspect was also involved in a larceny at another business in the area earlier in the day. Michelle Goodwin, 52, of Arlington, Va., was arrested and charged with Robbery and Petit Larceny. She was held on no bond.
BURGLARY, 2020-06120249, 3600 block of S. Wakefield Street. At approximately 11:40 p.m. on June 12, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary just discovered. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 10:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m. on June 12, the known suspect allegedly gained entry to the victim’s residence and stole items of value and an undisclosed amount of cash. Warrants for Burglary and Grand Larceny were obtained for the suspect.
INDECENT EXPOSURE, 2020-06120104, Washington Boulevard at N. Quincy Street. At approximately 10:42 a.m. on June 12, police were dispatched to the report of an indecent exposure. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was inside his residence when he looked out the window and observed the male suspect coming in and out of the bushes multiple times, while touching himself inappropriately. He attempted to confront the suspect, who fled on foot prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as a black male in his late 40’s or early 50’s, approximately 5’8”, with a white beard, wearing a long sleeve khaki shirt with a blue t-shirt underneath, khaki pants, and a gray hat. The investigation is ongoing.
INDECENT EXPOSURE, 2020-06120210, 1400 block of S. George Mason Drive. At approximately 9:30 p.m. on June 12, an officer was approached by the victim in need of assistance. It was determined that the victim was walking in the area when the male suspect pulled up next to her in his vehicle and asked for directions. When the victim approached the vehicle to assist the driver, she observed the male suspect lean towards her and expose himself. The suspect then fled in his vehicle. The suspect is described as a white male, with short blonde hair, approximately 6’1”-6’3”, 190-220 lbs., wearing a blue polo shirt and khaki pants. The vehicle is described as a gray, two-door, sports car. The investigation is ongoing.
FRAUD, 2020-06120135, 5500 block of Columbia Pike
ELUDING, 2020-06120157, Shirlington Road at S. Four Mile Run Drive
LARCENY, 2020-06120165, 3000 block of Washington Boulevard
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-06120170, 2400 block of N. Vernon Street
GRAFFITI, 2020-06130092, 2100 block of Washington Boulevard
STOLEN PROPERTY, 2020-06130120, I-395 SB at S. King Street
LARCENY, 2020-06130124, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-06130130, 3200 block of 10th Street N.
TRESPASS, 2020-06130151, 2700 block of Washington Boulevard
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-06130189, 2800 block of Wilson Boulevard
TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-06140029, I-395 NB at S. Hayes Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-06140048, 3800 block of 5th Street N.
LARCENY, 2020-06140092, 1200 block of S. Fern Street
LARCENY, 2020-06140096, 1400 block of Crystal Drive
LARCENY, 2020-06140112, 2100 block of N. Brandywine Street
STOLEN PROPERTY, 2020-06140116, 4300 block of 12th Road S.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-06140136, 4800 block of Columbia Pike
6/12/20, 2001 BMW X5, Silver
13th Street S. at S. Fern Street