Crime Report: August 27, 2020

Published on August 27, 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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ARMED ROBBERY, 2020-08260196, 800 block of N. Lincoln Street. At approximately 9:30 p.m. on August 26, police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that a verbal dispute ensued between the suspects and victim inside of a business, during which the suspects threatened the victim. Upon exiting the business, the suspects approached the victim in the parking lot. Suspect One brandished a knife, cut the bag the victim was holding, and stole items from the bag and an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspects then fled on foot prior to police arrival. Suspect One is described as a light skinned male, approximately 5'8", 160 lbs., with facial hair on his chin, wearing a baseball hat, grey t-shirt, grey sweat pants and light grey running shoes. Suspect Two is described as a tan skinned male, approximately 5'8", 240 lbs., wearing glasses, a blue surgical mask, pink button down shirt, khaki shorts and white shoes. The investigation is ongoing.

FRAUD, 2020-08250118, 3000 block of Military Road

TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-08260008, 600 block of N. Quincy Street

ELUDING, 2020-08260014, Wilson Boulevard at N. George Mason Drive

FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE, 2020-08260035, 900 block of S. George Mason Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-08260057, 800 block of McKinley Road

TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-08260067, Arlington Boulevard at S. Edison Street

SHOPLIFTING,  2020-08260106, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2020-08260111, Unit block of S. Carlin Springs Road

LARCENY, 2020-08260113, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2020-08260115, 2400 block of 24th Road S.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-08260136, 2100 block of Washington Boulevard

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-08260185, 4000 block of 5th Road N.