Crime Report: September 23, 2020

Published on September 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.


BURGLARY, 2020-09230019, 1600 block of Arlington Boulevard. At approximately 1:48 a.m. on September 23, police were dispatched to the report of a breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 1:40 a.m. the victim was awoken by noise from the suspect allegedly banging on the door to a secured hotel room. The suspect subsequently forced entry to the room, causing damage, and grabbed the woman around the upper torso. The victim was able to free herself from the suspect, who then fled on foot. Arriving officers established a perimeter, canvased the area, and a K9 track was conducted. At approximately 2:07 a.m., police were dispatched to the 1700 block of N. Quinn Street, where a male matching the suspect description was banging on the door to a building. Arriving officers located the suspect and took him into custody without incident. During the course of the investigation, it was determined the suspect had also caused damage to a shed located outside of the building on Quinn Street. Nomin-Erdene Begzjav, 25, of Arlington, Va., was arrested and charged with Burglary with Intent to Commit Assault, Assault & Battery, and Destruction of Property (x2). He was held on no bond.

BURGLARY, 2020-09230023, 1000 block of N. Fillmore Street. At approximately 2:14 a.m. on September 23, police were dispatched to the report of an alarm. Upon arrival, it was determined that the suspect attempted to force entry to a business unsuccessfully, causing damage. The suspect fled prior to police arrival. The suspect is described as a wearing a dark long sleeve shirt and dark gloves. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY, 2020-09210070, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-09210099, 800 block of S. Harrison Street

LARCENY, 2020-09210110, 2100 block of Clarendon Boulevard

LARCENY, 2020-09220011, 5000 block of Lee Highway

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2020-09220032, 6800 block of 19th Road N.

LARCENY, 2020-09220034, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY, 2020-09220063, 2300 block of N. Kenmore Street

LARCENY, 2020-09220078, 3900 block of 6th Street S.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2020-09220108, 200 block of 18th Street S.

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2020-09220205, 1200 block of N. Quinn Street