Crime Report: March 22, 2018

Published on March 22, 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 (late), 2018-03210100, 5500 block of Lee Highway. At approximately 9:04 p.m. on March 21, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 8:35 p.m., an unknown male suspect entered a business, brandished a knife and demanded cash from an employee. The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6'1", in his 60's, with shoulder length hair, wearing a white full length jacket with a hood, blue jeans and sneakers. No injuries were reported. Arriving officers canvased the area and a K9 track yielded negative results.  The investigation is ongoing.

UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2018-03200172, 1700 block of 16th Street N. At approximately 4:45 p.m. on March 20, police were dispatched to the report of a suspicious subject. Upon arrival, it was determined that a male suspect entered an occupied apartment and fled after being confronted by a resident. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that the suspect had also entered a second apartment in the building. Police broadcast a lookout based upon the suspect description provided by the victim and arriving officers located the suspect nearby. Nothing was reported missing from either of the apartments. Matthew Howard, 29, of No Fixed Address, was arrested and charged with Unlawful Entry (x2). He was held on no bond.

LARCENY, 2018-03200145, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

FRAUD, 2018-03200148, 1500 block of Clarendon Boulevard

TRESPASS, 2018-03200149, 1700 block of N. George Mason Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-03200167, 100 block of N. Glebe Road

LARCENY, 2018-03200178, 2100 block of 15th Street N.

LARCENY, 2018-03200179, Shirlington Circle at Campbell Avenue

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-03200209, 1600 block of N. George Mason Drive

FRAUD, 2018-03210032, 1000 block of N. Filmore Street

LARCENY, 2018-03210088, 3400 block of Washington Boulevard