Crime Report: February 16, 2017

Published on February 16, 2017

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ATTEMPTED MALICIOUS WOUNDING OF LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER, 2017-02150218, Arlington Boulevard at N. Fillmore Street. At approximately 5:15 p.m. on February 15, an officer on routine patrol was driving south in the 200 block of S. Fillmore Street when a vehicle crossed the double yellow line and allegedly attempted to strike the marked patrol vehicle. The officer was able to avoid the collision and activated his emergency lights in an attempt to stop the vehicle. The suspect vehicle continued on, striking a vehicle traveling northbound. The suspect vehicle continued to drive north on S. Fillmore Street and entered the intersection with Arlington Boulevard against a red light. The suspect vehicle then struck two other vehicles. The officer was then able to stop the vehicle and take the driver into custody without further incident. Sulaiman Kanu, 27, of Alexandria Va, was arrested and charged with Attempted Malicious Wounding of a Law Enforcement Officer and Attempted Malicious Wounding (3 X).  He is being held without bond. One victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-02150045, 2100 block of Clarendon Boulevard

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-02150047, 1500 block of Fairfax Drive

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-02150049, 4100 block of N. 4th Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-02150053, 5100 block of S. 11th Street

THREATS, 2017-02150069, 700 block of S. 23rd Street

LARCENY, 2017-02150071, 1900 block of N. Randolph Street

FRAUD, 2017-02150115, 600 block of S. 29th Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-02150118, 2500 block of N. 20th Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-02150141, 4400 block of Lee Highway

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-02150145, 3800 block of Wilson Boulevard

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-02150162, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road

LARCENY, 2017-02154009, 2000 block of N. Cleveland Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-02154012, 3200 block of N. 23rd Street

FRAUD, 2017-02154013, 1500 block of Key Boulevard