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, 2019-11060136, 6100 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 1:15 p.m. on November 6, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery by force. The investigation determined that two suspects known to the victim assaulted him and stole items of value, before fleeing the scene in a vehicle prior to police arrival. The victim sustained minor injuries. Suspect One is described as a medium complexion male, 18-20 years old, with black hair, black facial hair, wearing a black sweater, black jeans and black shoes. Suspect Two is described as a dark complexion male, 18-20 years old, with a black mustache, wearing a black t-shirt, black jeans and white shoes. The investigation is ongoing.
MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2019-11070129, 500 block of 15th Street S. At approximately 1:47 p.m. on November 7, police were dispatched to the report of a fight. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect entered a business in the 500 block of 12th Street S. and stole money from a tip jar before fleeing the scene on foot. Two employees of the business began following the suspect and called for help. Two bystanders caught up to the suspect and became engaged in a struggle with him. The suspect bit one of the bystanders, broke free and fled on foot prior to police arrival. The bystander sustained minor injuries. The suspect is described as a black male, 25-29 years old, with facial hair and dreadlocks, wearing a gray sweatshirt with a black hood, gray sweatpants and red headphones. The investigation is ongoing.
THREATS, 2019-11070081, 1300 block of N. Stafford Street
LARCENY, 2019-11070144, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2019-11070145, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2019-11070226, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street
FRAUD, 2019-11060110, 3800 block of N. Tazewell Street
GRAFFITI, 2019-11060146, 14th Street S. at S. Columbus Street