Crime Report: July 27, 2020

Published on July 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.

This report is not a comprehensive list of every police event in Arlington County in the stated time frame. Addresses shown indicate blocks and not specific addresses. For more information on crime in your area, visit our online crime mapping tool.

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.


CARJACKING, 2020-07250042, 2200 block of Shirlington Road. At approximately 2:06 a.m. on July 25, police were dispatched to the report of a grand larceny auto. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim exited his vehicle and was approached by 3-4 male suspects who exited a vehicle and approached him. The suspects threatened him, threw him to the ground and stole his personal belongings, then stole his vehicle. The vehicle is described as a 2018 Silver Kia Forte with Maryland license plate 350920T. The suspects are described as Black males, one wearing a white shirt, one with dreadlocks, and one wearing gold sneakers. The investigation is ongoing.

BURGLARY, 2020-07260049, 1400 block of S. Fern Street. At approximately 3:43 a.m. on July 26, police were dispatched to the report of an alarm. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect allegedly forced entry to a business causing damage. While clearing the business, officers located the suspect and took him into custody without incident. Anthony Amphas, 23, of Washington, D.C. was arrested and charged with Burglary, Possession of Burglarous Tools (x2), and Destruction of Property.

INDECENT EXPOSURE, 2020-07260092, 2100 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 10:00 a.m. on July 26, police were dispatched to the report of an exposure. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was walking in the area when she felt the suspect allegedly grab her arm from behind her. As she turned around, she observed the male naked. The suspect then fled on foot. Arriving officers, with the assistance of Metro Transit Police, located the suspect in the area and took him into custody without incident. Marcus Hawkins, 36, of Washington, D.C.  was arrested and charged with Indecent Exposure and Assault & Battery.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (significant), 2020-07260033, 2000 block of N. Culpeper Street. At approximately 2:31 a.m. on July 26, police were dispatched to the report of a subject pulling on door handles. Arriving officers observed the male suspect inside of a vehicle and made contact with him. As they attempted to detain him in handcuffs, the suspect fled on foot. Following a brief foot pursuit, he was taken into custody without incident. The investigation determined that the suspect allegedly entered the unlocked vehicle and stole items of value. Isaiah Wynn, 27, of Washington, D.C., was arrested and charged with Entering or Setting in Motion Vehicle, Obstruction of Justice and Petit Larceny and held on a secure bond.

GRAND LARCENY/LARCENY FROM AUTO  (series), 2020-07240065, 6000 block of 28th Street N. At approximately 8:28 a.m. on July 24, police were dispatched to the late report of a grand larceny auto. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 8:30 p.m. on July 23 and 8:15 a.m. on July 24, unknown suspects stole the victim's vehicle. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that an additional vehicle in the same block was stolen and multiple unlocked vehicles were entered, contents tampered with and items of value stolen. The investigation is ongoing.

TRESPASS, 2020-07240066, 3600 block of Fairfax Drive

RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2020-07240119, 4000 block of 5th Road N.

TRESPASS, 2020-07240197, Wilson Boulevard at N. Danville Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-07250014, 3100 block of Clarendon Boulevard

TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-07250015, I-395 at S. Hayes Street

LARCENY,  2020-07250023, 400 block of 23rd Street S.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-07250044, 900 block of N. Jackson Street

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-07250051, 100 block of S. Columbus Street

ELUDING, 2020-07250069, I-395 N. at Glebe Road

RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2020-07250090, 2100 block of Crystal Drive

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-07250119, 700 block of N. Barton Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY,  2020-07250187, 800 block of N. Randolph Street

TRAFFIC OFFENSE,  2020-07250209, Arlington Boulevard at N. Park Drive

ELUDING,  2020-07250240, I-395 at Seminary Road

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-07250258, 15th Street S. at S. Fern Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-07260071, 4600 block of 35th Street N.

GRAFFITI, 2020-07260087, 6000 block of Wilson Boulevard

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE),  2020-07260091, 4900 block of Old Dominion Drive

STOLEN PROPERTY, 2020-07260148, 800 block of Army Navy Drive

FRAUD, 2020-07260149, 5500 block of Lee Highway

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-07260158, 3100 block of S. High Street

TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-07260161, Arlington Boulevard at N. George Mason Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-07260204, 1900 block of N. Cleveland Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-07260211, 1100 block of Arlington Boulevard


7/24/20, VA VRU8122,  2017 Honda Odyssey, Gray
6000 block of 28th Street N.

7/24/20, VA VCD9263, 2014 Honda Odyssey, Gray
6000 block of 28th Street N.

7/24/20, VA UUX2610, 2016 Acura RDX, White
1600 block of S. Eads Street

7/25/20, MD 2DX2289, 2014 BMW 528i
1400 block of S. Hayes Street

7/26/20, AK JKH277, 2017 Toyota Prius, Silver
6200 block of 28th Street N.

7/26/20, AZ AK03801, 2020 Chevrolet Silverado, White
2400 block of N. Sycamore Street