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.
WEAPONS VIOLATION, 2021-05130163, 900 block of S. Columbus Street. At approximately 7:41 p.m. on May 13, an officer conducting speed enforcement in the 1800 block of S. George Mason Drive observed a driver traveling at a high rate of speed while trailing another vehicle. As the officer attempted to stop the driver, he sped up, went around the other vehicle and fled through a red light. The officer located the vehicle parked in the 900 block of S. Columbus Street and detained the driver and passenger. The officer located a baby in an unsecured carrier in the vehicle. During the course of the investigation, officers recovered a stolen firearm and determined that the driver did not have a license. The driver, a juvenile, was arrested and petitions were obtained for Receiving a Stolen Firearm, Possession of a Handgun by a Juvenile, Eluding Police, No Driver’s License and Cruelty to Children. Child Protective Services was notified regarding the baby.
ROBBERY, 2021-05130135, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 4:15 p.m. on May 13, police were dispatched to the report of an assault that had just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect entered a store, selected merchandise and began walking towards the exit without paying. When confronted by an employee, he pushed her in the shoulders and continued towards the exit. When the employee tried to step in front of him, he grabbed her by the throat, squeezed and pushed her away. The suspect exited the store, threw the merchandise back towards the store and walked off. The suspect is described as a medium/dark complexion Black male in his mid-20’s, 5’5” – 5’6” tall, thin build with short hair, and a light mustache. He was wearing a large, puffy, silver jacket, black pants and black shoes. Responding officers observed a man matching the suspect’s description in the Pentagon City Metro. The area was searched with negative results. The investigation is ongoing.
ROBBERY, 2021-05130021, 1800 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 3:13 a.m. on May 13, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that a verbal dispute occurred between the suspect and employee of a convenience store regarding payment of cigarettes. A brief struggle ensued over the cigarettes, during which the suspect forcefully removed it from the employee’s hand. The employee attempted to prevent the suspect from leaving the store but she exited and fled the scene traveling in a gray Chevy SUV. The suspect is described as a Black female with black hair, 5’0”-5’3” tall and weighing 190-200 lbs. The suspect was wearing black dress pants, a black shirt and a black fleece jacket. Officers searched the area with negative results. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY, 2021-05120090, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY, 2021-05120111, 2500 block of S. Kenmore Street
RECOVERED STOLEN AUTO, 2021-05130031, 1000 block of N. Edgewood Street
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-05130035, 1200 block of N. Jefferson Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-05130039, 1100 block of Army Navy Drive
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-05130048, 800 block of N. Pollard Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2021-05130063, 800 block of S. Arlington Mill Drive
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-05130066, 1600 block of S. Joyce Street
FRAUD, 2021-05130079, 1200 block of N. Fillmore Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-05130171, 500 block of S. Fillmore Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-05130186, 5900 block of 1st Street S.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2021-05130193, 4400 block of 4th Street N.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2021-05130197, 2300 block of 11th Street N.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2021-05130214, 3300 block of S. Stafford Street
LARCENY, 2021-05134001, 1200 block of N. Nelson Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-05134003, 2300 block of Crystal Drive
LARCENY, 2021-05134004, 4000 block of 40th Street N.
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2021-05134006, 1100 block of Army Navy Drive
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-05134007, 6500 block of 22nd Street N.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-05134008, 3500 block of S. Wakefield Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2021-05134009, 3700 block of 6th Road N.
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2021-05134010, 800 block of 15th Street S.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2021-05144001, 800 block of S. Greenbrier Street