Crime Report: July 17, 2018

Published on July 17, 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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BURGLARY (late), 2018-07160111, 1800 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 12:34 p.m. on July 16, police were dispatched to the report of a late burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 12:00 a.m. on July 15 and 11:30 a.m. on July 16, an unknown suspect forced entry into an unoccupied residence. Personal belongings of the suspect were left behind but no items were reported stolen from the residence. The investigation is ongoing.

UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2018-07160266, Columbia Pike at S. George Mason Drive. At approximately 12:15 a.m. on July 17, police were dispatched to the report of trouble unknown. Upon arrival, it was determined that an unknown suspect was observed attempting to enter multiple vehicles and a business. A lookout was broadcast and arriving officers located a suspect matching the description provided by witnesses. Jonathan Diaz Cruz, 19, of Arlington, VA was arrested and charged with unlawful entry. He was held on a secured bond.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2018-07160034, 900 block of S. Buchanan Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-07160053, 900 block of Army Navy Drive

LARCENY, 2018-07160156, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2018-07160190, 1100 block of S. Thomas Street

LARCENY, 2018-07160201, 2600 block of Washington Boulevard

FRAUD, 2018-07160239, 5000 block of Columbia Pike

FRAUD, 2018-07160249, 5100 block of Wilson Boulevard


7/16/18, VA JZM8535, 2009 Land Rover, Blue

2200 block of Wilson Boulevard

7/16/18, VA UZU3312, 2009 Kia Sedona, Silver

900 block of S. Dinwiddie Street