Crime Report: September 16, 2020

Published on September 16, 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.


ROBBERY, 2020-09150017, 4200 block of Fairfax Drive. At approximately 2:05 a.m. on September 15, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect allegedly entered a business, approached the register, and requested merchandise from behind the counter. After the victim retrieved the merchandise, the suspect grabbed the item from his hand and stole a jar of change from the counter, then fled on foot prior to police arrival. A lookout was broadcast and officers canvasing the area located the suspect in the 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard. He was positively identified and taken into custody without incident. Andre Romeo, 42, of Arlington, Va., was arrested and charged with Robbery, Petit Larceny: 3+ Offense, and Drunk in Public.

UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2020-09150003, 1400 block of N. Taft Street. At approximately 12:19 a.m. on September 15, police were dispatched to the report of an unlawful entry. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 2:00 p.m. on September 14, the victims returned to their residence and located the suspect on their porch. She subsequently left the property. At approximately 11:30 p.m. on September 14, the suspect allegedly returned and gained entry to the residence. The victims denied her entry, however she remained on the porch requesting entry. Arriving officers made contact with the suspect and took her into custody without incident. Sherrie Watkins, 55, of No Fixed Address, was arrested and charged with Unlawful Entry.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-09150006, 2500 block of S. Eads Street

TRESPASS, 2020-09150013, 200 block of S. Glebe Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-09150099, 2000 block of 14th Street N.

THREATS, 2020-09150109, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road

SHOPLIFTING, 2020-09150121, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY,  2010-09150141, 1000 block of S. Frederick Street

TRESPASS, 2020-09150148, 1200 block of S. Clark Street


9/15/20, MD T0110752, 2011 Suzuki GSX1250 Motorcycle, Black
2600 block of Richmond Highway

9/15/20, VA UTD5734, 2018 Jeep Wrangler, Red
4900 block of 23rd Street S.