Crime Report: May 29, 2018

Published on May 29, 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.

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.

Note: Information contained in the Daily Crime Report is generally based on initial reports made to the Police Department. Follow-up investigations may reveal different or additional information.


ARMED ROBBERY, 2018-05270026, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 2:21 a.m. on May 27, police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was in a back room of the business when two unknown male suspects entered the room. One suspect brandished a firearm, hit the victim in the face with it, and demanded cash, while second suspect, brandishing a taser, stole cash and items of value. Both suspects fled the scene on foot prior to police arrival. The victim did not require medical treatment. Suspect One is described as a black male, in his 40's or 50's, approximately 6'3", with a thin build, wearing a dark hat and dark pants. Suspect Two is described as a black male, in his late 30's or 40's, with an athletic or stocky build, wearing a dark hoodie with the hood up, a mask and gloves. The investigation is ongoing.

SEXUAL BATTERY, 2018-05250226, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 5:42 p.m. on May 25, security at the Fashion Centre at Pentagon City requested the assistance of police. Upon arrival, it was determined that the female victim was inside a store when the male suspect brushed against her and touched her inappropriately. The suspect fled prior to police arrival, but was located returning to the store while units were still on scene. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that the suspect was also wanted out of Fairfax County. Sterling Flowers, 24, of Alexandria, VA, was arrested and charged with Sexual Battery. He was held on no bond.

SEXUAL BATTERY (late), 2018-05260118, 1300 block of S. Scott Street. At approximately 12:30 p.m. on May 26, police were dispatched to the late report of a sexual assault. Upon arrival, it was determined that on May 15 at approximately 1:15 a.m., when the victim was entering an elevator in a residential building, the male suspect approached her and asked if he could hug her. Before the victim could respond, the suspect hugged the victim tightly and touched her breasts. The victim was able to push the suspect away and exit the elevator. The suspect is described as an olive skinned male, approximately 5'8", with short, straight, dark black hair and an average build. The investigation is ongoing.

THREATS, 2018-05250078, 200 block of N. Glebe Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-05250156, 5800 block of Washington Boulevard

TRESPASS, 2018-05250170, Unit block of S. Carlin Springs Road

DISORDERLY CONDUCT, 2018-05260035, 23rd Street S. at S. Fern Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-0526063, 4100 block of Henderson Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-05260082, 900 block of N. Stuart Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-05260083, 1300 block of S. Arlington Ridge Road

LARCENY, 2018-05260187, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2018-0526210, 2900 block of S. Glebe Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2018-05260225, 5100 block of 24th Street N.

LARCENY, 2018-05260250, 2700 block of Washington Boulevard

LARCENY, 2018-05270133, 2100 block of 15th Street N.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT, 2018-05270148, 2400 block of 24th Road S.

STOLEN PROPERTY, 2018-05270182, Jefferson Davis Highway at 23rd Street S.

LARCENY, 2018-05280010, 2700 block of Clarendon Boulevard

SHOPLIFTING, 2018-05280064, 3400 block of Washington Boulevard

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2018-05280128, 5500 block of Columbia Pike

LARCENY, 2018-05280148, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

TRESPASS, 2018-05280187, 500 block of 23rd Street S.

LARCENY, 2018-05280214, 500 block of 14th Road S.


5/28/18, MD 2DC6534, 2006 Ford Econoline E350, White

S. Oakland Street at 9th Street S.


5/28/18, 2004 Dodge Ram 1500, Red

1400 block of 28th Street S.