Crime Report: August 19, 2019

Published on August 19, 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.


ASSAULT & BATTERY ON POLICE, 2019-08180229, 100 block of S. Old Glebe Road. At approximately 8:32 p.m. on August 18, an officer was on patrol at the fair when he and the suspect bumped shoulders. The suspect became angry and struck the officer in the face with a closed fist. Jaylen Gibson, 20, of Forestville, MD was arrested and charged with assault and battery on police officer. He was held on no bond.

BRANDISHING, 2019-08160050, 1800 block of block of N. Moore Street. At approximately 4:05 a.m. on August 16, police were dispatched to the report of a brandishing. Upon arrival, it was determined that the male suspect approached the victim and began touching his vehicle. When confronted, the suspect displayed a knife and later a firearm. The victim was not injured and was able to safely leave the scene and call police. The suspect fled the area on foot prior to police arrival. Officers canvased the area with negative results. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 6'0" tall with a skinny build. He was wearing a black hat, red polo shirt and black pants at the time of the incident.  The investigation is ongoing.

MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2019-08160028, 2400 block of S. Monroe Street. At approximately 1:50 a.m. on August 16, police were dispatched to the report of a dispute. Upon arrival, it was determined that a dispute between known individuals escalated to physical violence when the suspect struck the victim, resulting in minor injuries, which were treated on-scene by medics. Tareki Quarles, 43, of Philadelphia, Pa., was arrested and charged with Malicious/Unlawful Wounding.

MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2019-08180066, Unknown Location. At approximately 4:34 a.m. on August 18, police were dispatched to Virginia Hospital Center for the late report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 3:10 a.m., the victim was assaulted by an unknown suspect, causing a laceration. The investigation is ongoing.

ROBBERY, 2019-08160250, 1000 block of 21st Street S. At approximately 7:19 p.m. on August 16, police were dispatched to the report of an assault just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was outside his residence when he was approached from behind by a known suspect. The suspect assaulted the victim and stole his eyeglasses before fleeing in a vehicle prior to police arrival. The victim sustained minor injuries. The suspect is described as a black male, 30-40 years old, 5'6"-5'8", and 170-180 lbs.

BURGLARY (late), 2019-08160128, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 11:37 a.m. on August 16, police were dispatched to the late report of breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 9:26 a.m., an unknown suspect gained entry to a business and stole items of value. The suspect is described as a white male, 24-30 years old, 5'8"-5'10", 175-190 lbs., with blonde hair, wearing a dark hoodie and khaki pants. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY, 2019-08150229, 500 block of 12th Street S.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2019-08150248, 1900 block of N. Moore Street

TRESPASS, 2019-08160015, 4300 block of 4th Street N.

HARASSMENT, 2019-08160105, 2500 block of 20th Road N.

FRAUD, 2019-08160139, Unit block of S. Pershing Drive

FRAUD, 2019-08160173, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-08160193, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

DISORDERLY CONDUCT, 2019-08160316, 5700 block of Lee Highway

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-08160324, 2300 block of N. Culpepper Street

FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE, 2019-08160293, 1300 block of Lee Highway

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-08170066, 1600 block of S. Oakland Street

LARCENY, 2019-081701076, 3700 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive

LARCENY, 2019-08170124, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE, 2019-08170157, 1100 block of Army Navy Drive

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-08170177, 2700 block of S. Glebe Road

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-08180087, 4800 block of 9th Street S.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-08180117, 1400 block of S. Pollard Street

EMBEZZLEMENT, 2019-08180184, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard

SHOPLIFTING, 2019-08180220, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard


8/16/19, VA VXB7686, 2014 Volvo S70, Gray

2700 block of S. Buchanan Street

8/18/19, VA UNW3090, 2019 Nissan Sentra, Blue

2300 block of Jefferson Davis Highway

8/18/19, 2007 Kawasaki Ninja, Red

5900 block of Arlington Boulevard