Crime Report: January 28, 2020

Published on January 28, 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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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.


ROBBERY, 2020-01270042, 400 block of 23rd Street S. At approximately 4:40 a.m. on January 27, police were dispatched to the report of a larceny that had just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect approached a store clerk and attempted to strike him before going behind the counter and stealing cigarettes. The suspect fled the scene prior to police arrival. No injuries were reported. The suspect is described as a black male with black hair and a partial beard. He was wearing a black beanie hat, gray jacket, black shirt and carrying a backpack. The investigation is ongoing.

STOLEN PROPERTY, 2020-01240056, 1300 block of 20th Street S.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01260034, Clarendon Boulevard at N. Highland Street

GRAFFITI, 2020-01270113, N. Kensington Street at 9th Road N.

LARCENY, 2020-01270131, 1200 block of N. Courthouse Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01270213, 1600 block of McKinley Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-01270215, 2900 block of 16th Street S.