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.
MISSILE INTO OCCUPIED VEHICLE, 2020-09120043, 3200 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 4:05 a.m. on September 12, police were dispatched to the report of an assault. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim returned to her vehicle and became engaged in a verbal dispute with a group of 4-5 suspects in a nearby vehicle. The victim then entered her vehicle, at which time an unknown object struck the window, causing it to shatter. The suspects then fled in a vehicle. The victim followed the suspects to an unknown location, where she again became engaged in a verbal dispute with them. The victim left the scene in her vehicle after the suspects began to approach her. The victim was not injured. The suspect who threw the object is described as a Black female in her twenties, wearing a yellow shirt and black shorts. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY (late), 2020-09120059, 1900 block of N. Vance Street. At approximately 8:30 a.m. on September 12, police were dispatched to the late report of breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was awoken by noise inside his residence at approximately 5:15 a.m. and discovered that an unknown suspect had gained entry to the residence and stole multiple electronic devices and other items of value. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY, 2020-09120237, 1200 block of N. Quincy Street. At approximately 11:19 p.m. on September 12, police were dispatched to the report of breaking and entering just discovered. Upon arrival, it was determined that between approximately 6:30 p.m. and 10:45 p.m., the suspect forced entry to a residence, causing damage and tampered with and damaged items. Nothing was reported stolen. The suspect is described as a white female, 20-30 years old, with brown hair, wearing blue jeans and a black shirt. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 2020-09120041, 2100 block of N. Courthouse Road/2100 block of 21st Road N. At approximately 3:52 a.m. on September 12, police were dispatched to the report of a tampering with auto. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was alerted to motion in the area of his driveway and observed the suspect enter his unlocked vehicle and tamper with items. The victim told the suspect to leave the property, which he complied with. The suspect fled on foot prior to police arrival. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that between 3:34 a.m. and 4:30 a.m., the same suspect was also observed entering another vehicle in the 2100 block of 21st Road N. and stealing items of value. The suspect is described as a Black male in his mid-thirties, with a beard and dreadlocks, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, and black and green sneakers. The investigation is ongoing.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-09110063, N. Lynn Street at Key Bridge
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-09110072, 500 block of N. Piedmont Street
LARCENY, 2020-09110087, 900 block of S. Columbus Street
EMBEZZLEMENT, 2020-09110102, 1000 block of N. Garfield Street
FRAUD, 2020-09110122, 1200 block of N. Nash Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-09110126, 1700 block of N. Lynn Street
LARCENY, 2020-09110147, 1200 block of S. Fern Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-09110160, 1100 block of S. Joyce Street
LARCENY, 2020-09110161, 4300 block of Lee Highway
TRESPASS, 2020-09110164, 5800 block of Washington Boulevard
LARCENY, 2020-09110215, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-09120079, 1900 block of Columbia Pike
FRAUD, 2020-09120123, 2100 block of N. Glebe Road
LARCENY, 2020-09120146, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
TRESPASS, 2020-09120150, 4800 block of Columbia Pike
TRESPASS, 2020-09120154, 3000 block of Spout Run Parkway
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-09120204, 4000 block of 5th Road N.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-09120246, S. Dinwiddie Street at 9th Street S.
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-09130039, 5500 block of Columbia Pike
ELUDING, 2020-09130046, I-395 NB at Boundary Channel Drive
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-09130083, 5100 block of Columbia Pike
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-09130087, 2000 block of N. Calvert Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-09130108, 3500 block of Washington Boulevard
TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-09130160, S. Four Mile Run Drive at S. Walter Reed Drive
TRESPASS, 2020-09130220, 3700 block of N. Delaware Street
9/11/20, VA L34677, 2018 Kawasaki Ninja, Silver
3400 block of Fairfax Drive
9/11/20, VA FVM2775, 2008 Ford Econoline E150, White
Columbia Pike at S. Oakland Street
9/12/20, VA 932955, 2007 Suzuki GSXR, Blue
1200 block of Fort Myer Drive