Crime Report: September 19, 2019

Published on September 19, 2019

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MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2019-09190004, 900 block of S. Buchanan Street. At approximately 12:07 a.m. on September 19, police were dispatched to the report of an assault that had just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the male victim was walking into a residential building when the suspect approached him from behind and struck him several times with a metal pole. The suspect attempted to steal the victim's personal property, but the victim was able to push the suspect away. The suspect then fled the scene on foot. The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. A perimeter was established and a search of the area yielded negative results. The suspect is described as a black male, in his 30's, 5'6" tall with short black hair. He was wearing a dark colored shirt and beige shorts at the time of the incident. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY, 2019-09180003, 2500 block of N. Harrison Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-09180119, 400 block of S. Fenwick Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-09180175, 900 block of S. George Mason Drive

FRAUD, 2019-09180209, 5000 block of Columbia Pike

FRAUD, 2019-09180219, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2019-09180225, 5900 block of 5th Road S.

TRESPASS, 2019-09180260, 1700 block of N. Moore Street


9/18/19, 2012 Honda Accord, Gray

2800 block of Washington Boulevard