Crime Report: July 29, 2019

Published on July 29, 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.


PUBLIC MASTURBATION, 2019-07280122, 2200 block of Crystal Drive. At approximately 1:00 p.m. on July 28, police were dispatched to the report of an exposure. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim observed the male suspect allegedly reach into his pants and touch himself inappropriately. Arriving officers located an individual matching the suspect description nearby. While attempting to take the suspect into custody, the suspect actively resisted. With the assistance of an additional officer arriving on scene, the suspect was taken into custody. During the course of the investigation, the suspect was found to be in possession of a Schedule II controlled substance. Matthew Zolkover, 35, of Ashburn, Va., was arrested and charged with Obstruction of Justice, Possession of a Schedule I/II Controlled Substance and Public Masturbation. He was held on no bond.

ROBBERY, 2019-07270247, 400 block of 23rd Street S. At approximately 8:50 p.m. on July 27, police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the male suspect entered a business, approached the counter, brandished a knife and stole merchandise. The suspect fled the scene prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as a black male, 30-40 years old, 5'9"-6'0", wearing a green sweater, green shorts, black shoes, white socks and a khaki hat. The investigation is ongoing.

ATTEMPTED ROBBERY (late), 2019-07260187, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 3:33 p.m. on July 26, police were dispatched to the late report of an assault and battery. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 2:15 p.m., the victim was approached by an unknown female suspect who requested to borrow his phone, to which he obliged. When the victim asked for his phone back, the female suspect began walking away. Two additional unknown male suspects then approached the victim and assaulted him. A struggle ensued and the victim was able to successfully recover his phone from the female suspect. The victim was not injured. The suspects fled prior to police arrival. Suspect One is described as a teenage black female and 5'1"-5'5". Suspect Two is described as a teenage black male and 5'2"-5'5". Suspect Three is described as a teenage black male. The investigation is ongoing.

BURGLARY (late), 2019-07270199, 2300 block of N. Greenbrier Court. At approximately 5:33 p.m. on July 27, police were dispatched to the late report of a burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 8:30 p.m. on July 19 and 4:30 p.m. on July 27, an unknown suspect gained entry to a residence and tampered with items. There is no suspect description. The investigation is ongoing.

ELUDING, 2019-07250032, S. Eads Street at 18th Street S.

LARCENY, 2019-07250127, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street

FRAUD, 2019-07250202, 2100 block of Clarendon Boulevard

LARCENY, 2019-07250274, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-07260052, 4200 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive

LARCENY, 2019-07260054, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street

FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE, 2019-07260069, Unit block of Southgate Road

LARCENY, 2019-07260160, 900 block of 21st Street S.

FRAUD, 2019-07260161, 5500 block of Columbia Pike

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-07260165, 4700 block of 21st Road N.

LARCENY, 2019-07260167, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-07260175, 1100 block of Arlington Boulevard

LARCENY, 2019-07260182, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2019-07260147, 1300 block of N. Stafford Street

FRAUD, 2019-07260250, Wilson Boulevard at N. Wayne Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-07260303, N. Nash Street at Key Boulevard

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-07270025, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard

TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2019-07270069, WB I-66 at N. Sycamore Street

LARCENY, 2019-07270133, 3100 block of S. Abingdon Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2019-07270148, Southgate Road at Columbia Pike

LARCENY, 2019-07270183, 1200 block of S. Fern Street

LARCENY, 2019-07270219, 2100 block of 15th Street N.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-07270238, 800 block of Army Navy Drive

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2019-07270245, Key Boulevard at N. Quinn Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-07270251, 2100 block of N. Westmoreland Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-07270260, 2800 block of Potomac Avenue

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2019-07270273, 3400 block of Washington Boulevard

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-07270276, 4500 block of Arlington Boulevard

NOISE COMPLAINT, 2019-07280111, 2400 block of Wilson Boulevard

TRESPASS, 2019-07280039, 3100 block of Columbia Pike

SHOPLIFTING, 2019-07280126, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2019-07280151, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-07280152, 3500 block of 23rd Street S.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-07280211, 3800 block of Wilson Boulevard

LIQUOR LAW VIOLATION, 2019-07290004, 1000 block of N. Vermont Street


7/27/19, VA XCM7633, 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee, White

13th Street N. at N. Herndon Street