Crime Report: May 8, 2017

Published on May 08, 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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MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2017-05060025, 3800 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 12:58 a.m. on May 6, officers responded to the report of an assault in progress. Upon arrival, it was determined that following a verbal argument between known individuals, a physical altercation ensued. During the altercation, the male suspect allegedly brandished a knife and began swinging it around at the victims. One male victim suffered non-life threatening injuries. Ismael Rodriguez Jr., 25, of Arlington VA, was arrested and charged with malicious wounding, and two counts of attempted malicious wounding. He is being held without bond.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (Significant), 2017-05060047, 2800 block of Key Boulevard. At approximately 2:19 a.m. on May 6, police were dispatched for the report of two suspects walking in the area damaging vehicles. Arriving officers located individuals matching the descriptions provided by a witness. The investigation revealed that the two intoxicated suspects allegedly retrieved a shotgun from their vehicle, discharged multiple rounds and damaged several vehicles. Alex Ventura, 21, of Springfield, VA was arrested and charged with destruction of property (x4), drunk in public and reckless handling of a firearm. Gerson Arias, 22, of Falls Church, VA was arrested and charged with intentionally destroy property, discharge a firearm in a public place, possession of a controlled substance, and drunk in public.

LATE BURGLARY, 2017-05060103, 1200 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 9:17 a.m. on May 6, officers responded to the report of a late burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined an unknown subject(s) forced entry into a building and stole items of value. The subject is described as a white male wearing a black mask, black baseball cap, black long-sleeve shirt, and black pants. The investigation is ongoing.

LATE BURGLARY, 2017-05070133, 800 block of S. 24th Street. At approximately 2:28 p.m. on May 7, officers responded to the report of a late burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined an unknown subject(s) forced entry into a residence and stole items of value. There is no subject(s) description.


05/06/17, VA VTX8341, 2015 Mercedes-Benz, White
2500 block of S. 23rd Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-050179, unit block of N. Glebe Road

LARCENY, 2017-05050199, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2017-05050214, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

FRAUD, 2017-05050215, 4300 block of Wilson Boulevard

FRAUD, 2017-05050247, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road

HARASSMENT, 2017-05050273, 1600 block of N. Oak Street

LARCENY, 2017-05054008, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-05060005, 3100 block of Lee Highway

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-05060012, 2900 block of S. Glebe Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-05060058, 1500 block of N. Quinn Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2017-05060071, 1100 block of N. Irving Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-05060216, 800 block of Army Navy Drive

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-05060253, 1700 block of Army Navy Drive

LARCENY, 2017-05070089, 4800 block of Lee Highway

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2017-05070113, 5200 block of N. 28th Street

FRAUD, 2017-05070119, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-05070138, 3000 block of Washington Boulevard

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2017-05070141, 2200 block of N. 24th Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-05070154, 1700 block of S. Garfield Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-05070162, 1600 block of N. George Mason Drive

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-05070196, 5000 block of Columbia Pike

TRESPASSING, 2017-05070217, 4000 block of N. 5th Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2017-05070233, 4800 block of Lee Highway