Crime Report: August 20, 2018

Published on August 20, 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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ROBBERY, 2018-08190195, 1800 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 6:00 p.m. on August 19, police were dispatched to the report that a large number of ATVs and dirt bikes had entered Arlington County. The riders arrived at a gas station in the 1800 block of Wilson Boulevard and allegedly began stealing merchandise. An employee was shoved by one of the suspects when he attempted to confront the group. In an attempt to prevent future thefts, the employee locked the doors of the business. Several suspects kicked the door, causing the glass to shatter. The suspects fled the area prior to police arrival with witnesses reporting observing ATV and dirt bike riders cross the Key Bridge into Washington, D.C. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY, 2018-08170017, 1500 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-08170083, 4400 block of 31st Street S.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-08170097, 2600 block of Arlington Boulevard

THREATS, 2018-08170140, 2700 block of S. Lang Street

LARCENY, 2018-08170143, 3500 block of Fairfax Drive

FRAUD, 2018-08170148, 6200 block of Williamsburg Boulevard

TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2018-08170160, Unit block of N. Bedford Street

THREATS, 2018-08170209, 2200 block of S. Eads Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-08170238, 3500 block of S. Clark Street

FRAUD, 2018-08170254, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-08170289, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

NOISE COMPLAINT, 2018-08180005, 1100 block of N. Highland Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-08180052, N. Lynn Street at Wilson Boulevard

THREATS, 2018-08180055, 1400 block of Lee Highway

LARCENY, 2018-08180108, 400 block of Long Bridge Drive

SHOPLIFTING, 2018-08180224, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ELUDING, 2018-08180269, I-395 SB at S. Glebe Road

LARCENY, 2018-08180275, 2500 block of N. Harrison Street

LARCENY, 2018-08190024, 1800 block of Jefferson Davis Highway

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2018-08190039, 2800 block of Washington Boulevard

LARCENY, 2018-08190089, 1500 block of Arlington Boulevard

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-08190134, 4600 block of S. King Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-08190143, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY, 2018-08190171, 3100 block of Lee Highway

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2018-08190240, N. Scott Street at 13th Street N.

THREATS, 2018-08190250, 1500 block of N. Pierce Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-08190253, 700 block of S. Florida Street


8/18/18, VA W9532, 2004 Toyota Highlander, Blue

15th Street N. at N. Uhle Street

8/19/18, VA KARIMA2, 1995 Toyota Corolla, Green

900 block of S. Dinwiddie Street