Crime Report: August 1, 2019

Published on August 01, 2019

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. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


SEXUAL BATTERY (late), 2019-07310284, Military Road at 31st Street N. At approximately 11:32 p.m. on July 31, police were dispatched to the late report of an assault. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 9:45 p.m., the female victim was walking in the area when she was approached by an unknown male suspect who attempted to engage her in conversation. When the victim ignored the suspect and began walking away, the suspect approached her from behind and grabbed her buttocks. The suspect is described as a white male with short, dark hair, wearing a gray shirt and red shorts. The investigation is ongoing.

BURGLARY, 2019-07310229, 5100 block of 8th Street S. At approximately 7:26 p.m. on July 31, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary just discovered. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 5:30 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on July 31, an unknown suspect(s) gained entry to a residence, tampered with items and stole items of value. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-07310071, 600 block of 12th Street S.

FORGERY, 2019-07310147, 3600 block of 9th Street S.

LARCENY, 2019-07310227, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2019-07310233, 1700 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2019-07300070, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2019-07300226, 14th Street N. at N. Uhle Street