Crime Report: March 18, 2019

Published on March 18, 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.

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MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2019-03150030, 2900 block of Clarendon Boulevard. At approximately 2:09 a.m. on March 15, officers on routine patrol were approached by a victim suffering from a superficial laceration to the neck. The victim did not require medical attention. Upon investigation, it was determined that the victim's friends were speaking with two unknown males when the victim approached them and told them it was time to go. The unknown male suspects began following the group and following a verbal altercation, one suspect produced a blade and struck the victim in the neck. The suspects fled the scene prior to police notification. Suspect 1 is described as a white male, bald with tattoos, between 5'8" - 5'9" tall and approximately 140lbs. Suspect 2 is described as a white male, approximately 5'8" with an athletic build. He was wearing a short sleeve black shirt and light colored jeans at the time of the incident. The investigation is ongoing.

MISSILE INTO OCCUPIED DWELLING (late), 2019-03150177, 4500 block of 28th Road S. At approximately 3:10 p.m. on March 15, police were dispatched to the report of suspicious circumstances. Upon arrival, it was determined that on March 14 at approximately 7:00 p.m., the victim was cleaning his residence when he located a bullet on the floor of the living room which is believed to have caused damage to a hanging picture frame. No injuries were reported. The investigation is ongoing.

UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2019-03160029, 4100 block of 3rd Road N. At approximately 2:30 a.m. police were dispatched to the report of a possible unlawful entry into a vacant apartment. Upon arrival, officers located a suspect inside the residence who allegedly entered through an unsecured window. Alberto Bollera, 34, of Hyattsville, MD was arrested and charged with Unlawful Entry and Drunk in Public.

ATTEMPTED BURGLARY, 2019-03160302, 4100 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive. At approximately 11:39 p.m. on March 16, police were dispatched to the report of a suspicious person. Upon arrival, it was determined the victim was inside her residence when she observed the door handle to her residence moving. The suspect fled the scene prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as a black male, 40 — 60 years old, wearing a camouflage jacket, light colored sweatshirt and light colored pants. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY, 2019-03140091, 4600 block of Fairfax Drive

LARCENY, 2019-03150155, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street

LARCENY, 2019-03150197, 3900 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY, 2019-03150203, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03150219, 4300 block of Columbia Pike

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03150262, 1200 block of S. Courthouse Road

WEAPONS VIOLATION, 2019-03160047, 3100 block of Lee Highway

FRAUD, 2019-03160048, 6500 block of 29th Street N.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-03160079, 2200 block of Shirlington Road

LARCENY, 2019-03160132, 1200 block of S. Fern Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03160166, 3200 block of 6th Street S.

DISORDERLY CONDUCT, 2019-03160204, 2100 block of Clarendon Boulevard

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03160255, 17th Street S. at S. Walter Reed Drive

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2019-03160300, 800 block of 24th Street S.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03140010, 200 block of 20th Street S.

SHOPLIFTING, 2019-03170196, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03170218, 1800 block of Columbia Pike

LARCENY, 2019-03170232, 1300 block of S. Dinwiddie Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03170258, 400 block of Army Navy Drive

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03170261, 3100 block of Clarendon Boulevard