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ROBBERY, 2020-03170190, 1800 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 11:41 p.m. on March 17, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect allegedly entered a business and began to select merchandise when an employee recognized him as someone who had previously stolen from the business. The employee yelled at the suspect to exit the store, however the suspect ignored the employee. As the employee began to force the suspect out of the store, he assaulted the employee and fled prior to police arrival. Arriving officers located the suspect in the area and took him into custody without incident. Salah Lahliqi, 20, of No Fixed Address, was arrested and charged with Robbery.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-03170026, Wilson Boulevard at N. George Mason Drive
LARCENY, 2020-03170135, 2100 block of 15th Street N.
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