Crime Report: October 5, 2020

Published on October 05, 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.


SEXUAL BATTERY, 2020-10040211, 4300 block of N. Pershing Drive. At approximately 11:56 p.m. on October 4, police were dispatched to the report of a sexual assault just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the juvenile female victim was walking in the area when she observed the suspect following her. The suspect then approached the victim from behind and grabbed her buttocks. The victim pushed the suspect away and yelled for help, prompting the suspect to flee the scene. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male, 25 — 35 years old, approximately 5'0" tall, chubby, with short black hair. He was wearing shorts and a dark blue shirt at the time of the incident. A silver Honda mini-van was observed by witnesses leaving the area immediately after the incident occurred. The investigation is ongoing.

MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2020-10020022, N. Highland Street at Clarendon Boulevard. At approximately 2:30 a.m. on October 2, police were dispatched to the report of an assault just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victims exited a business and were walking in the area when they were approached by a group of suspects who attempted to engage them in conversation. A verbal dispute ensued, during which one suspect got close to Victim One, prompting her to put her hand out to maintain space. The suspects threatened the victims, after which the dispute de-escalated. Shortly after, Victim One had returned to her vehicle nearby, and Victim Two was still in the area of the initial dispute when the suspects approached him again. The suspects exited a vehicle, assaulted Victim Two, then fled in the vehicle. The victim sustained minor injuries. Suspect One is described as a Black male, approximately 6'0", wearing a green and camo hoodie with jeans. Suspect Two is described as a Black male, 5'7"-5'9". The other suspects in the group are described as two-three Hispanic males. The vehicle is described as a black Honda Accord, driven by a white subject. The investigation is ongoing.

ASSAULT & BATTERY ON LAW ENFORCEMENT, 2020-10040056, Route 110 at Memorial Drive. At approximately 2:50 a.m. on October 4, an officer on patrol initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle. Officers made contact with the driver and passenger and it was determined that neither were properly licensed. When officers requested the passenger exit the vehicle to prepare to tow it, she became irate and exited, however, she then fled on foot. Officers located the passenger walking in the southbound lanes of Route 110 and attempted to make contact with her to ensure her safety. She refused to stop and continued walking in the travel lanes until an officer was able to escort her to a safer area off the roadway and detain her. The suspect ignored commands, began acting disorderly and yelled incoherent statements at officers. While attempting to stand her up, she kicked an officer and grabbed another officer's wrist. The suspect refused to identify herself, providing a false name, and had to be identified using law enforcement resources while in booking. Timberlyn Richardson, 26, of No Fixed Address, was arrested and charged with Possession of a Schedule I/II Substance, Assault and Battery on Police, Failure to ID, Obstruction of Justice, and Pedestrian on a Highway. She was held on no bond.

ROBBERY, 2020-10040207, 4500 block of Lee Highway. At approximately 11:20 p.m. on October 4, police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that two suspects entered a business and approached an employee at the counter. Suspect One pointed a knife at him, and told him to open the cash register, then began to take money from it. Suspect Two brandished a knife, then took money from the second register. As the suspects exited the business, they stole boxes of merchandise from behind the counter. The suspects then fled in a vehicle prior to police arrival. Suspect One is described as a Black male, medium build, 5'9"-6'0" wearing black pants, a black and brown parka with the hood up, a mask, and white shoes. Suspect Two is described as a Black male, wearing gray sweatpants, a black hoodie with the hood up, black shoes, and a green balaclava. The investigation is ongoing.

ATTEMPTED BURGLARY, 2020-10040189, 900 block of N. Monroe Street. At approximately 9:30 p.m. on October 4, police were dispatched to the report of suspicious circumstances. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victims heard noise coming from the door to their residence and observed the unknown suspect trying the door handle aggressively. The victim locked the deadbolt and attempted to communicate with the suspect, who continued trying the door handle unsuccessfully, then fled prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as wearing a black hoodie. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY,  2020-10020086, 4900 block of Columbia Pike

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-10020095, Potomac River

SHOPLIFTING,  2020-10020125, 1500 block of Wison Boulevard

LARCENY, 2020-10020126, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-10020128, 700 block of N. Glebe Road

LARCENY, 2020-10020143, 3600 block of S. Glebe Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY,  2020-10020164, 1900 block of Clarendon Boulevard

NOISE COMPLAINT, 2020-10030072, 2600 block of N. Upshur Street

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-10030079, 2500 block of S. Oxford Street

FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE, 2020-10030092, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY, 2020-10030094, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

SHOPLIFTING, 2020-10030127, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street

SHOPLIFTING, 2020-10030150, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY,  2020-10030166, 1700 block of N. Lynn Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY,  2020-10040013, 3100 block of Clarendon Boulevard

ELUDING,  2020-10040097, N. Nottingham Street at Lee Highway

WEAPONS VIOLATION, 2020-10040112, 4000 block of 5th Road N.

ELUDING, 2020-10040166, Army Navy Drive at S. Joyce Street

LARCENY, 2020-10040179, 2500 block of Lee Highway


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1800 block of Columbia Pike


FRAUD, 2020-10024004, 5200 block of 10th Place S.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-10024006, 100 block of N. Cleveland Street

FRAUD, 2020-10024007, 2300 block of 11th Street N.

LARCENY, 2020-10034003, 1100 block of N. Irving Street

LARCENY, 2020-10034004, 300 block of Long Bridge Drive

LARCENY, 2020-10034008, 500 block of 23rd Street S.

LARCENY, 2020-10034009, 1100 block of N. Irving Street

VEHICLE TAMPERING,  2020-10034001, 3600 block of N. Pocomoke Street

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-10034002, 5900 block of 18th Street N.

IDENTITY THEFT, 2020-10034005, 3200 block of 1st Place N.

FRAUD, 2020-10034007, 2400 block of 26th Street N.

VEHICLE TAMPERING,  2020-10034010, 6000 block of 19th Road N.

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-10034012, 6700 block of 26th Street N.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-10044001, 2100 block of  N. Ohio Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-10044002, 4200 block of 15th Street N.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-10044003, 3400 block of N. Venice Street

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-10044004, 2700 block of N. Yucatan Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-10044005, 3900 block of Chesterbook Road

LARCENY, 2020-10044006, 1200 block of 23rd Street S.

LARCENY, 2020-10044007, 1800 block of Fort Myer Drive

FRAUD, 2020-10044008, 2000 block of S. Eads Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-10044009, 4800 block of 28th Street S.

FRAUD, 2020-10044010, 4400 block of Ashford Dunwoody Road