Crime Report: April 30, 2018

Published on April 30, 2018

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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DISCHARGE FIREARM INTO OCCUPIED BUILDING, 2018-04270013, 3900 block of Fairfax Drive. At approximately 12:51 a.m. on April 27, police were dispatched to the report of suspicious circumstances. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim heard a loud noise inside of their residence and subsequently located a small hole in an interior wall and a metallic object. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that while cleaning their firearm, the suspect allegedly discharged the weapon from inside of a neighboring apartment, resulting in the damage to the victim's residence.  Alexander Kreitler, 28, of Arlington, VA, was arrested and charged with Discharging a Firearm into an Occupied Building.

BURGLARY, 2018-04280061, 400 block of Army Navy Drive. At approximately 5:50 a.m. on April 28, police were dispatched to the report of a commercial burglary in progress. Upon arrival, it was determined that an unknown suspect(s) forced entry to a construction site and stole numerous items of value before fleeing the scene in a van. There is no suspect(s) description. The suspect vehicle is described as a newer model U-Haul 9-Foot Ford Transit Van with Arizona license plates partially covered with tape. The investigation is ongoing.

FRAUD, 2018-04270008, 300 block of Army Navy Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-04270065, 9th Street at S. Buchanan Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-04270073, 1300 block of N. Stafford Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-04270096, 2100 block of 21st Street N.

LARCENY, 2018-04270126, 100 block of S. Old Glebe Road

FRAUD, 2018-04270147, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2018-04270196, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2018-04280015, 3100 block of Lee Highway

FRAUD, 2018-04280064, 5000 block of Columbia Pike

LARCENY, 2018-04280137, 2600 block of Columbia Pike

TRESPASS, 2018-04280142, 1700 block of Crystal Drive

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2018-04280274, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard

THREATS, 2018-04290067, 2200 block of N. Pershing Drive

LARCENY, 2018-04290086, 6700 block of Lee Highway

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-04290117, 3800 block of 9th Street N.

GRAFFITI, 2018-04290180, 1200 block of N. Abingdon Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-04290260, 1500 block of 19th Street N.