Crime Report: August 14, 2020

Published on August 14, 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.

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BURGLARY, 2020-08130063, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 10:30 a.m., dispatch advised units working in the area that five suspects had gained entry to a secured business, stolen merchandise and had exited the store. An employee made contact with the suspects, who then re-entered the business, attempted to assault the employee, stole additional merchandise and fled. The suspects then exited to the garage and entered a vehicle determined to be stolen. Officers attempted to stop the vehicle and make contact with the occupants, however, the vehicle escaped the perimeter, driving off at a high rate of speed. It was subsequently observed entering Washington, D.C. on I-395, where it was later recovered after it crashed into another vehicle and the suspects fled on foot. Suspect One is described as a Black male, 14-17 years old, wearing a white t-shirt and dark pants. Suspect Two, believed to be the driver of the stolen vehicle, is described as a Black male, 16-17 years old, wearing a black hoodie, dark pants, with short knotted hair. Suspect Three is described as a Black male, 14-17 years old, wearing a dark full zip jacket or hoodie and dark pants. Suspect Four is described as a Black male, 14-17 years old, wearing a red hoodie and dark pants. Suspect Five is described as a Black male, 14-17 years old, wearing a navy blue shirt and blue jeans. The investigation is ongoing.

BURGLARY (late), 2020-08130087, 1400 block of Crystal Drive. On August 13, an online report was filed for the report of a larceny, which was subsequently determined to be a late report of a burglary. The investigation determined that at approximately 4:13 p.m. on August 9, an unknown suspect gained entry to a business and stole items of value. The suspect is described as a black male, bald, wearing a blue face mask, a blue shirt, blue shorts, white socks and tan shoes, carrying a yellow bag and a blue bag. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-08120044, 400 block of S. Wayne Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-08120144, 200 block of N. Columbus Street

ELUDING, 2020-08130022, NB I-395 at Boundary Channel Drive

LARCENY, 2020-08130040, 19th Street N. at N. Kent Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-08130090, 4200 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive

FRAUD, 2020-08130094, 1200 block of N. Courthouse Road

UNAUTHORIZED USE OF A VEHICLE, 2020-08130103, 600 block of N. Glebe Road

RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2020-08130134, 4000 block of 5th Road N.

GRAFFITI, 2020-08130156, 34th Street S. at S. Utah Street

FRAUD, 2020-08130170, 900 block of N. Taylor Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-08130171, 1500 block of N. Colonial Terrace

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-08130180, 1600 block of Wilson Boulevard