Crime Report: March 3, 2022
Published on March 03, 2022
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.
ATTEMPTED MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 2022-03020013, 4900 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 1:37 a.m. on March 2, police were dispatched to the report of an assault just occurred. Upon arrival, officers located the suspect in the area and took him into custody without incident. The investigation determined that the victim was exiting a business when the suspect, who was standing outside, attempted to engage him in conversation, during which he allegedly brandished a box cutter and attempted to strike the victim. The suspect then fled the scene on foot. No injuries were reported. Jose Amaya, 41, of Unknown Address, was arrested and charged with Attempted Malicious Wounding and Drunk in Public.
ASSAULT ON POLICE, 2022-03020106, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 11:28 a.m. on March 2, police were dispatched to the report of a larceny in progress. Upon arrival, officers observed the three suspects fleeing from the business and gave them commands to stop. As the officers were taking Suspect One into custody, he resisted arrest and attempted to flee the scene. A struggle ensued, during which Suspect Two acted disorderly and attempted to strike the officers as they took Suspect One into custody. Additional units arrived on scene and took into custody Suspect Two, as well as Suspect Three who was located on the metro platform. During the course of the investigation, Suspect Three provided false identifying information, however the officers were able to subsequently properly identify him. The investigation determined that the three suspects allegedly entered into the business and began to steal merchandise. During a search of their persons incident to arrest, stolen merchandise was recovered from Suspects One and Three. An officer sustained minor injuries during the incident and was transported to an area hospital for treatment. Suspect One, Andrew Richardson, 21, of Washington D.C., was arrested and charged with Assault on Police (x2), Petit Larceny and Obstruction of Justice. Suspect Two, Melissa Bosley, 36, of Unknown Address, was arrested and charged with Assault on Police (x2), Petit Larceny and Obstruction of Justice. Suspect Three, Marquise Jones, 23, of Unknown Address, was arrested and charged with Petit Larceny and Identity Theft. All three suspect were held on no bond.
UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2022-03020003, 4100 block of 3rd Road N. At approximately 12:25 a.m. on March 2, police were dispatched to the report of a breaking and entering just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim was awoken by the unknown male suspect opening a door in the residence. Another resident of the home confronted the intoxicated suspect and he fled the scene. The investigation determined that the suspect had damaged two window screens to the residence. Responding officers canvassed the surrounding area with negative results. The suspect is described as a Black male with a beard and neck-length curly hair, approximately 40 to 59 years old, 5’5” to 5’7” tall, 140 to 150 pounds, wearing a blue and black jacket, black pants and carrying a black backpack. The investigation is ongoing.
SHOPLIFTING, 2022-03020007, 4200 block of Fairfax Drive
LARCENY, 2022-03020141, 6900 block of Fairfax Drive
SHOPLIFTING, 2022-03020150, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
FRAUD, 2022-03020161, 2000 block of 14th Street N.
SHOPLIFTING, 2022-03020166, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2022-03020258, 3200 block of 24th Street S.
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2022-03024001, 3800 block of 9th Street N.
LARCENY, 2022-03024006, 2300 block of Columbia Pike
LARCENY, 2022-03024007, 2000 block of Columbia Pike
HARASSMENT, 2022-03024008, 1700 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-03024009, 800 block of N. Pollard Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-03024010, 4400 block of 4th Street N.
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2022-03024011, 1500 block of Clarendon Boulevard