Crime Report: April 13, 2020

Published on April 13, 2020

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.


GRAND LARCENY (significant), 2020-04120036, 1500 block of 28th Street S. At approximately 5:05 a.m. on April 12, police were dispatched to the report of multiple suspects tampering with vehicles in the area. Arriving officers located numerous suspects inside a vehicle, which was later determined to have been previously stolen. The driver allegedly put the vehicle in reverse, causing it to strike a police vehicle and all suspects attempted to flee on foot. Officers in the area located and detained three juvenile male suspects. During the course of the investigation, officers located two additional stolen vehicles, another vehicle which had been damaged, and multiple vehicles which had been tampered with and items of value stolen. Petitions for Suspect One were obtained for Grand Larceny — Motor Vehicle Theft, Hit and Run — Attended Property, Obstruction of Justice and Conspiracy to Commit a Felony. Petitions for Suspect Two were obtained for Grand Larceny — Motor Vehicle Theft (x2), Unauthorized Possession of 2+ Credit Card Numbers and Conspiracy to Commit a Felony. Petitions for Suspect Three were obtained for Grand Larceny — Motor Vehicle Theft (x2) and Conspiracy to Commit a Felony. The investigation is ongoing.

BRANDISHING, 2020-04110090, 1700 block of 26th Street S. At approximately 2:48 p.m. on April 11, police were dispatched to the report of a person with a gun. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victims were inside their apartment when they heard the unknown suspect allegedly kicking at their door and observed him displaying a firearm. Arriving officers developed a possible suspect description and canvased the building. The suspect then exited his apartment and was taken into custody without incident. Cedric Dickson, 40, of Arlington, Va., was arrested and charged with Brandishing, Possession of a Firearm While In Possession of Drugs, Possession of Marijuana, and Possession of Schedule I/II Controlled Substance. He was held on no bond

BRANDISHING, 2020-04100066, 3500 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 12:38 p.m. on April 10, police were dispatched to the report of a brandishing. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim, an employee, and the suspect were engaged in a dispute inside a business. The victim asked the suspect to leave, which he initially complied with, but then re-entered the business attempting to take a photograph of the victim. The suspect then entered his vehicle, and, as the victim attempted to photograph his license plate, he displayed a firearm and threatened the victim. The suspect is described as a black male. The vehicle is described as a black Dodge pick-up truck. The investigation is ongoing.

BURGLARY, 2020-04110031, 2500 block of Lee Highway. At approximately 4:03 a.m. on April 11, police were dispatched to the report of an activated alarm. Upon arrival, it was determined that an unknown suspect(s) forced entry to a business, causing damage. Nothing was reported missing from the business. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-04100047, 1200 block of N. Scott Street

FRAUD, 2020-04100070, 600 block of N. Glebe Road

FRAUD, 2020-04100095, 3900 block of 16th Street S.

LARCENY, 2020-04140114, 700 block of 12th Street S.

ELUDING, 2020-04110020, I-395 SB at S. Glebe Road

FRAUD, 2020-04110067, 1300 block of Richmond Highway

STOLEN PROPERTY, 2020-04110083, 2000 block of Crystal Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-04110092, 100 block of N. Oakland Street

HARASSMENT, 2020-04120024, 2500 block of 20th Road N.

LARCENY, 2020-04120031, 1700 block of N. Troy Street

TRESPASS, 2020-04120096, 4100 block of Vacation Lane

LARCENY, 2020-04120116, 5000 block of Columbia Pike

LARCENY, 2020-04120135, 2100 block of 15th Street N.