Crime Report: August 26, 2020

Published on August 26, 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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CARJACKING, 2020-08250084, 1500 block of Crystal Drive. At approximately 1:37 p.m. on August 25, police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was inside of his vehicle when he was approached by two suspects. Suspect One displayed a knife and Suspect Two displayed a firearm and forced the victim to exit the vehicle. The suspects then threatened the victim and fled in the vehicle traveling Northbound on Richmond Highway.  The vehicle is described as a 2013 BMW X3 with Virginia license plates. The victim was not injured. Suspect One is described as a Black male in his early twenties, wearing a white tank top, and a white t-shirt around his head as a mask. Suspect Two is described as a Black male, 20-21 years old, wearing a blue jacket, dark jeans and a black mask. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 2020-08240033/0045, 2700 block of S. Fern Street/2000 block of S. Eads Street. Between 9:00 p.m. on August 23 and 5:30 a.m. on August 24, an unknown suspect(s) broke the windows to three vehicles and stole the airbags. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2020-08240069, 3800 block of Columbia Pike

ASSAULT & BATTERY,  2020-08240096, 1300 block of Lee Highway

FRAUD, 2020-08240144, 900 block of S. Columbus Street

RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2020-08240164, I-396 NB at Boundary Channel Drive

TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-08240190, Clarendon Boulevard at N. Scott Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-08240195, 2300 block of S. Eads Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-08240203, 1600 block of S. Eads Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-08250054, 3300 block of Lee Highway

LARCENY, 2020-08250095, 4000 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive

FRAUD, 2020-08250117, 2400 block of Crystal Drive