Crime Report: January 17, 2017

Published on January 17, 2017

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.

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ATTEMPT TO DISARM LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER, 2017-01130319, 3700 block of 36th Road N. At approximately 9:33 p.m. on January 13, police were dispatched to the report of a cab fare dispute. Upon the officer's arrival, he made verbal contact with the suspect. The suspect then lunged forward at the officer, grabbed his weapon and attempted to remove it from the holster. A struggle ensued and once additional police units arrived on scene, the suspect was taken into custody. Three Arlington County Police Officers received medical treatment at Virginia Hospital Center for non-life threatening injuries. The subject, who was allegedly under the influence of controlled substance(s) at the time of the incident, was transported to Virginia Hospital Center for evaluation. The 16-year-old male juvenile subject was charged with attempting to disarm a law enforcement officer, assault on a law enforcement officer (x2), resisting arrest and possession of a schedule 1 controlled substance.

MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2017-01130029, 3100 block of Clarendon Boulevard. At approximately 1:45 a.m. on January 13, an officer on routine patrol was flagged down by a male victim who reported being assaulted by an unknown male subject. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries and was transported to George Washington Hospital. The suspect is described as a white male in his twenties, approximately 6'0" tall and wearing a blue plaid shirt.

ARMED ROBBERY, 2017-01160301, 4400 block of S. 31st Street. At approximately 11:37 p.m. on January 16, officers responded to the report of an armed robbery that had just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that two male suspects approached a male victim near his vehicle, both displayed knives, and told the victim to put his hands up. The suspects then rifled through the victim's pockets and stole his belongings. The suspects then fled the scene. A K9 search was conducted with negative results. The suspects are described as approximately 5'9" tall with a bulky build. They were dressed in all black, with black gloves, and black ski masks at the time of the incident. The investigation is ongoing.

RECOVERED STOLEN AUTO, 2017-01150202, block of S. 12th Street at Fern Street. At approximately 4:50 p.m. on January 15, an officer on routine patrol received a license plate reader hit indicating a parked vehicle had been reported as stolen. Officers established a perimeter and once the subject returned to the vehicle, took him into custody. Marcus Patmon, 45, of Miami FL was arrested and charged with unauthorized use of a vehicle.

BURGLARY, 2017-01150073, 200 block of N. Chain Bridge Road. At approximately 6:09 a.m. on January 15, police were dispatched to a possible burglary in progress. Upon arrival, police established a perimeter around the home and observed a subject inside. During the search of the property, the male subject was located and taken into custody. Samuel Griffiths, 46, of Washington DC was arrested and charged with burglary.

BURGLARY, 2017-01140152, 900 block of S. Wakefield Street. Between 12:00 p.m. on August 1 and 4:00 p.m. on January 14, an unknown subject forced entry into a residence and stole numerous items of value. There is no suspect(s) description.


01/13/17, VA VPY2397, 2013 Toyota 4Runner, Gray
block of N. Irving Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01130069, 1100 block of Army Navy Drive

THREATS, 2017-01130086, 2400 block of N. Roosevelt Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-01130104, 1500 block of Arlington Boulevard

FRAUD, 2017-01130110, 1900 block of S. Eads Street

LARCENY, 2017-01130117, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

FRAUD, 2017-01130140, 1800 block of Patrick Henry Drive

LARCENY, 2017-01130148, 2800 block of Wilson Boulevard

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01130162, 3800 block of Columbia Pike

LARCENY, 2017-01130173, 5100 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY, 2017-01130201, 1200 block of S. Eads Street

FRAUD, 2017-01130207, 1900 block of Clarendon Boulevard

FRAUD, 2017-01130214, 1400 block of N. Taft Street

FRAUD, 2017-01130223, unit block of S. Manchester Street

TAMPERING, 2017-01130232, 800 block of N. Burlington Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01130319, 3700 block of N. 36th Road

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01130329, 500 block of S. 15th Road

LARCENY, 2017-01130333, 1200 block of N. Irving Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-01130358, 4400 block of N. 4th Street

FRAUD, 2017-01134005, 1100 block of Army Navy Drive

TAMPERING, 2017-01134007, 1900 block of N. Kenilworth Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-01134009, 3600 block of S. 7th Street

HARASSMENT, 2017-01134010, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY, 2017-01144003, 1100 block of S. Joyce Street

FRAUD, 2017-01144004, 3900 block of Lee Highway

LARCENY, 2017-01164002, 2100 block of N. Quebec Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01140002, 2100 block of S. Oakland Street

LARCENY, 2017-01140015, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard

SHOPLIFTING, 2017-01140066, 2100 block of N. 15th Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01140099, 1400 block of S. Edgewood Street

LARCENY, 2017-01140102, 4200 block of N. 4th Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01140144, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

FRAUD, 2017-01140149, 1600 block of N. Edison Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-01140153, 1600 block of S. Eads Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01140174, 3700 block of Kemper Road

LARCENY, 2017-01140189, 2700 block of S. 9th Street

LARCENY, 2017-01140194, 1700 block of N. Wayne Street

LARCENY, 2017-01140204, 1500 block of Jefferson Davis Highway

LARCENY, 2017-01144002, 1300 block of N. Highland Street

HARASSMENT, 2017-01164003, 200 block of N. Wayne Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-01164004, 4500 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01150054, 2300 block of S. 24th Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01150059, 5500 block of Columbia Pike

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-01150088, 1700 block of Jefferson Davis Highway

LARCENY, 2017-01150240, 1100 block of S. Thomas Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-01150297, 3000 block of Columbia Pike

FRAUD, 2017-01174002, 800 block of S. Florida Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-01160053, 1700 block of S. Lynn Street

LARCENY, 2017-01160055, 2500 block of N. 10th Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-01160056, unit block of S. Carlin Springs Road

FRAUD, 2017-01160057, 600 block of S. Buchanan Street

LARCENY, 2017-01160061, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2017-01160063, 2300 block of S. Monroe Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-01160068, 2000 block of N. 15th Street

FRAUD, 2017-01160070, 2900 block of S. Woodley Street

FRAUD, 2017-01160074, 3100 block of S. 17th Road

FRAUD, 2017-01160091, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01160119, 800 block of S. Greenbrier Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01160125, 400 block of N. Monroe Street

THREATS, 2017-01160135, 3200 block of S. 13th Street

LARCENY, 2017-01160157, 2000 block of Clarendon Boulevard

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-01160275, 900 block of N. Stuart Street

HARASSMENT, 2017-01164007, 3200 block of N. 23rd Street

FRAUD, 2017-01174001, 1300 block of N. Meade Street

FRAUD, 2017-01174003, 800 block of N. Pollard Street

LARCENY, 2017-01174004, 2200 block of N. Westmoreland Street

LARCENY, 2017-01174006, 3800  block of Fairfax Drive

LARCENY, 2017-01174007, 1100 block of N. Quincy Street

FRAUD, 2017-01174009, 3100 block of S. 6th Street

LARCENY, 2017-01174010, 4200 block of Fairfax Drive