Crime Report: April 28, 2020

Published on April 28, 2020

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ANIMAL COMPLAINT, 2020-04280069, 1400 block of N. Taft Street. At approximately 2:30 p.m. on April 27, police were dispatched to the report of an animal complaint. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect allegedly threw two dogs off the balcony of a residence. Prior to police arrival, the dogs were located and transported to area animal hospitals, where they succumbed to their injuries and were pronounced deceased. Officers made contact with the suspect at his residence and took him into custody without incident. Zachary Hanson, 26, of Arlington, Va. was arrested and charged with Cruelty to Animals (x2). He was held on no bond.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-04270004, 3700 block of 5th Street S.

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-04270009, 1500 block of S. Quincy Street

ELUDING, 2020-04270011, N. George Mason Drive at 6th Street N.

LARCENY, 2020-04270065, 18th Street N. at N. Quincy Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-04270122,, 9th Street N. at N. Oakland Street


4/27/20, VA Z27897, 2018 Yamaha Motorcycle, Red

1300 block of Fort Myer Drive