Crime Report: November 23, 2020

Published on November 23, 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.

REPORTS


MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2020-11210144, 200 block of N. Glebe Road. At approximately 5:24 p.m. on November 21, police were dispatched to the report of trouble unknown. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim and known suspect were engaged in a verbal dispute and physical altercation earlier in the day, during which the suspect assaulted the victim, causing minor injury. At the time, the victim declined prosecution and medical attention. The verbal dispute continued while they were travelling in a vehicle together. The suspect, and driver of the vehicle, stopped in the parking lot of a business and the victim exited the vehicle. The suspect then allegedly struck the victim with the vehicle, pinning her against a dumpster. The suspect then fled the scene in the vehicle prior to police arrival. The victim sustained serious, but non-life threatening injuries and was transported to an area hospital for treatment. During the course of the investigation, the suspect was identified and a vehicle description was developed. At approximately 8:51 a.m. on November 22, police located the parked vehicle occupied by the suspect and a second subject in the area of 2nd Street S. and S. Fillmore Street. Officers made contact with the suspect as she attempted to walk away from the vehicle and detained her without incident. Toccara Puller, 36, of Arlington, Va., was arrested and charged with Malicious Wounding, Felony Hit and Run, and Possession of a Schedule I/II Controlled Substance. She was held on no bond. The second subject provided officers with a false name, but was subsequently identified and determined not to be involved in the Hit and Run incident. However, he was determined to be wanted out of the City of Alexandria, and in possession of a concealed weapon and controlled substance. Joshua Fletcher, 41, of Washington D.C., was arrested and charged with Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Identity Theft, and Possession of a Schedule I/II Controlled Substance. He was held on no bond.

BURGLARY, 2020-11200122, 3700 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 4:15 p.m. on November 20, police were dispatched to the late report of breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that on November 16 and November 17, an unknown suspect allegedly gained entry to a construction site and stole numerous items of value. On November 20, the victim allegedly observed the same suspect and two other subjects at the worksite and contacted police. Arriving officers located the suspect exiting the building and detained him without incident. During the course of the investigation, the victim's stolen property was located and recovered from the suspect. The suspect was also determined to be in possession of a Schedule I/II Controlled Substance. James Harris, 47, of No Fixed Address, was arrested and charged with Burglary with Intent to Commit Larceny, Larceny with Intent to Sell, Grand Larceny: Theft from Building, and Possession of Schedule I/II Controlled Substance (x2).

MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2020-11200145, Columbia Pike at S. Four Mile Run Drive. At approximately 6:18 p.m. on November 20, police were dispatched to the report of trouble unknown. Upon arrival, it was determined the witness was running in the park when the victim approached him and fell to the ground. Medics arrived on scene, began treating the victim and determined he was suffering from a stab wound. He was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. There are no suspect description(s). The investigation is ongoing.

BURGLARY, 2020-11230013, 2200 block of N. Westmoreland Street. At approximately 3:02 a.m. on November 23, police were dispatched to the report of an alarm. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 2:56 a.m., four suspect forced entry to a business, causing damage. The suspects stole an undisclosed amount of cash and items of value, then fled prior to police arrival. The suspects are described as three males and one female, wearing hooded sweatshirts with the hoods up. The investigation is ongoing.

TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-11200011, 4400 block of 31st Street S.

COMPUTER CRIME, 2020-11200056, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY, 2020-11200064, 500 block of 23rd Street S.

FRAUD, 2020-11200065, 800 block of S. Frederick Street

TRAFFIC OFFENSE, 2020-11200100, 800 block of Army Navy Drive

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-11200131, 2000 block of S. Glebe Road

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-11200203, 300 block of 23rd Street S.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-11200210, 4200 block of Fairfax Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-11210050, 400 block of 12th Street S.

SHOPLIFTING, 2020-11210079, 1200 block of S. Fern Street

LARCENY, 2020-11210103, 400 block of 23rd Street S.

EMBEZZLEMENT, 2020-11210108, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street

SHOPLIFTING, 2020-11210112, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY,  2020-11220007, 4300 block of Henderson Road

LARCENY, 2020-11220102, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2020-11220104, 500 block of 12th Street S.

ASSAULT & BATTERY,  2020-11220186, 1200 block of N. Irving Street

ONLINE REPORTS


FRAUD, 2020-11204001, 1400 block of S. Joyce Street

FRAUD, 2020-11204002, 3900 block of Chesterbrook Road

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-11204004, 2200 block of Clarendon Boulevard

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-11204005,  31st Street S.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-11204006, 3700 block of Kemper Road

FRAUD,  2020-11214001, 1600 block of S. Joyce Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-11214002, 1200 block of N. Troy Street

LARCENY, 2020-11214004, 1300 block of S. Scott Street

FRAUD, 2020-11214005, 1500 block of Crystal Drive

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY,  2020-11224001, 500 block of N. Norwood Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-11224002, 2700 block of 19th Street S.

FRAUD, 2020-11224003, 1300 block of S. Fair Street

HARASSMENT, 2020-11224004, 1100 block of N. Columbus Street

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-11224009, 6000 block of 25th Road N.

FRAUD, 2020-11234002, 2200 block of N. Westmoreland Street

LARCENY, 2020-11234006, 1900 block of 13th Street N.

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-11234007, 1400 block of 12th Street N.