Crime Report: August 26, 2016

Published on August 26, 2016

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.

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REPORTS

CARJACKING, 160824044, 900 block of S. Dinwiddie Street. At approximately 11:09 p.m. on August 24, officers responded to the report of a fight in progress. The investigation revealed that the victim was transporting two individuals in his vehicle and stopped in the area to pick up an acquaintance, Mikas Halie Geberezgiabhier. When the vehicle came to a stop Mr. Geberezgiabhier allegedly began striking the victim and attempting to forcibly remove him from the vehicle. Once outside the vehicle, the victim was assaulted by two additional suspects. Mr. Geberezgiabhier then smashed the windshield and threatened the victim before getting into the drivers' seat and attempting to drive away. Mikas Halie Geberezgiabhier, 18, of, Washington D.C, was arrested and charged with carjacking, strangulation, assault by mob, and destruction of property. Micale Bekete Kebede, 27, of Alexandria VA, and Raeye Tedros, 19, of Falls Church VA, were arrested and charged with assault by mob.

BRANDISHING A FIREARM, 160825026, 2700 block of N. Westmoreland Street. At approximately 4:03 p.m. on August 25, officers responded to the report of a man with a gun. The investigation revealed that a verbal altercation between known individuals escalated into a physical altercation. Following the altercation, the male suspect allegedly brandished a firearm and threatened the male victim. The suspect then fled the area in his vehicle prior to police arrival. Dominique Giney Baker, 24, of Alexandria, VA was arrested and charged with brandishing a firearm and assault and battery.

BURGLARY, 160825016, 2600 block of S. Grant Street. Between 1:00 p.m. and 3:10 p.m. on August 25, an unknown subject entered a residence and stole several items of value. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 6'0" tall and weighed 160 lbs. He was wearing a black shirt and black pants at the time of the incident.

ATTEMPTED BREAKING & ENTERING, 160825031, 300 block of N. Glebe Road. At approximately 5:30 p.m. on August 25, a known subject attempted to force entry into a residence through a window. The victim was home at the time of the incident and threatened to call the police causing the suspect to flee. The investigation is ongoing.

GRAND LARCENY, 160825011, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

FRAUD, 160825020, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY BY FALSE PRETENSES, 160825021, 2700 block of S. Quincy Street

CREDIT CARD FRAUD, 160825028, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 160825033, 800 block of S. Dickerson Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 160826003, 800 block of S. Greenbrier Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 160826012, 2700 block of N. Wilson Boulevard