Crime Report: January 23, 2017

Published on January 23, 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.

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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ASSAULT & BATTERY ON POLICE, 2017-01190332, 1800 block of N. Nash Street. At approximately 10:06 p.m. on January 19, officers responded to the report of a dispute between two known individuals. While officers were interviewing the involved parties, the female suspect became verbally aggressive and hostile. As officers were attempting to secure her in handcuffs, the suspect allegedly bit one of the officers on the leg.  Idella Tah, 38, of an unknown address, was arrested and charged with assault on police. She is being held on no bond.

ROBBERY-PURSE SNATCHING, 2017-01180266, block of Washington Boulevard and N. Dinwiddie Street. At approximately 6:36 p.m. on January 18, officers responded to the report of a robbery that had just occurred. A female victim was walking on a sidewalk in the area when a unknown male subject ran up behind her and stole her purse. The suspect then fled the scene in an unknown vehicle. The suspect is described as a male, approximately 5'6"-5'8" tall and was wearing baggy jeans, light colored shoes, and a blue sweatshirt. The investigation is ongoing.

ROBBERY, 2017-01190053, 2900 block of Glebe Road. At approximately 6:35 a.m. on January 19, officers responded to the report of a late assault. Upon arrival it was determined that a male victim was assaulted by an unknown male suspect and robbed of his personal belongings. The victim was transported to Virginia Hospital Center with non-life threatening injuries. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his early thirties, approximately 6'0" tall and was heavy set. He was wearing a black shirt, black jacket, and khaki pants. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 2017-01210097, 3300 block of S. Wakefield Street. At approximately 8:44 a.m. on January 21, officers responded to the above address for a report of a late larceny from auto. It was determined that several other vehicles in the area were entered and air bags were stolen from their vehicles. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 2017-01220069, 1600 block of S. Eads Street. Between 3:00 p.m. on January 21 and 8:49 a.m. on January 22, officers responded to four reports of vehicles having all tires/rims stolen. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

GRAND LARCENY x2 (significant), 2017-01210264, block of N. 16th Road between N. Greenbrier and N. Harrison Street. At approximately 9:52 p.m. on January 21, officers responded to the report of suspicious subjects tampering with autos in the area. Upon arrival, one subject was observed exiting a vehicle and another subject was observed nearby. As officers exited their vehicle, the subjects fled the scene on foot. One subject was caught quickly and the other was stopped by perimeter units in the area. Charles Edward Contreras, 19, of Arlington VA, was arrested and charged with three counts of trespassing of a motor vehicle, two counts of grand larceny, and petit larceny. He is being held on no bond. Antonio Vincente Shivers, 18, of Arlington VA, was arrested and charged with three counts of trespassing of a motor vehicle and petit larceny. He is being held on a $2000 secured bond.


01/21/17, VA YTN4082, 1999 Honda Civic, Green
3400 block of S. Utah Street

TRESPASSING, 2017-01190082, 500 block of S. 12th Street

LARCENY, 2017-01190117, 1300 block of N. Stafford Street

LARCENY, 2017-01190253, 1100 block of S. Joyce Street

LARCENY, 2017-01190276, 500 block of S. 12th Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01190332, 1800 block of N. Nash Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01194004, 500 block of N. Jackson Street

FRAUD, 2017-01204008, 4200 block of S. 28th Street

LARCENY, 2017-01214001, 4100 block of Fairfax Drive

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01200136, 5100 block of S. 10th Place

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01200158, 1200 block of S. Eads Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01200166, 4600 block of N. 2nd Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01200268, block of S. Glebe Road

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-01204001, 1300 block of S. Scott Street

HARASSMENT, 2017-01204003, 1600 block of N. George Mason Drive

LARCENY, 2017-01204004, 3400 block of Washington Boulevard

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-01204007, 2000 block of N. Jefferson Street

LARCENY, 2017-01204009, 800 block of N. Qunicy Street

FRAUD, 2017-01204010, 3800 block of Fairfax Drive

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-012004011, 1000 block of N. Highland Street

HARASSMENT, 2017-01210018, 1600 block of N. George Mason Drive

TAMPERING, 2017-01210027, 4800 block of N. 21st Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01210081, block of S. 28th Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01210085, 2000 block of N. Brandywine Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01210088, 3400 block of S. Stafford Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01210097, 3300 block of S. Wakefield Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01210099, 1200 block of Oakcrest Road

LARCENY, 2017-01210104, 4600 block of S. 34th Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01210138, 1400 block of S. 23rd Street

HARASSMENT, 2017-01210142, 800 block of S. 18th Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-01210172, block of S. 28th Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-01210274, 500 block of S. Harrison Street

TAMPERING, 2017-01214002, 4400 block of S. 36th Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-01214005, 4300 block of N. Pershing Drive

LARCENY, 2017-01214006, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2017-01224002, 1200 block of N. Garfield Street