Crime Report: April 25, 2016

Published on April 25, 2016

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.

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ROBBERY, 160422026, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street. At approximately 2:46 p.m. on April 22, an unknown male subject stole a cellphone out of a victims hand and fled into the metro station. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5'10" tall with a thin build. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, tan pants, and brown shoes.

ASSAULT ON POLICE, 160423049, 2400 block of S. 24th Road. At approximately 10:42 p.m. on April 23, officers conducted a traffic stop in regards to a suspended license. During the stop, the passenger became combative, pushed an officer to the ground, and fled on foot. Officers were able to apprehend Justin Murray, 31, of Alexandria VA. He was charged with assault on police, obstruction of justice, possession of marijuana(second offense), and failure to identify to law enforcement. He is being held without bond.

ASSAULT ON POLICE, 160423017, 700 block of N. Tazwell Street. At approximately 6:48 a.m. on April 23, officers were dispatched to a noise complaint regarding an ongoing dispute between the time of deliveries. The victim was recording the incident when they were struck in the face by the subject. The subject became combative when officers arrived on scene but subsequently was taken into custody. Roderick Watt, 41, of Wilkes Barre Pa, was charged with assault on police (2 counts),obstruction of justice, and assault and battery. He was held on a secured bond.

ROBBERY BY FORCE, 160424013, 1000 block of N. Stuart Street. At approximately 2:18 a.m. on April 24, an intoxicated male reported that he had been asleep on a bench when two unknown male subject assaulted and robbed him of his personal belongings. The suspects are described as two black males with short black hair, wearing dark jackets and dark pants.

SEXUAL BATTERY, 160423043, 4800 block of S. Columbia Pike. At approximately 9:40 p.m. on April 23, officers responded to the area for reports of two males fighting. When officers arrived on scene a female advised that her buttocks was grabbed by both suspects. . Carlos Rivas Martinez, 22, of Arlington VA, was charged with sexual battery and drunk in public. He was held on an unsecured bond. Lorenzo Rivas Martinez, 20, of Arlington VA, was charged with sexual battery and drunk in public. He was held on a secured bond.


04/24/16, 2003 KTM, Dirt bike, Orange
700 block of S. 19th Street

04/24/16, VA JZX5476, 1997 Honda Civic, Black
2100 block of S. Crystal Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 160421048, 5700 block of N. 6th Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 160422004, 1000 block of S. Frederick Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 160422009, 5200 block of N. Yorktown Boulevard

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 160422024, 800 block of Army Navy Drive

GRAND LARCENY, 160422025, 1300 block of S. Dinwiddie Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 160422028, 3100 block of N. Clarendon Boulevard

GRAND LARCENY, 160422030, 700 block of N. Glebe Road

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 160422032, 3200 block of S. Columbia Pike

PETIT LARCENY, 160422039, 700 block of N. Glebe Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 160423007, 4700 block of S. Columbia Pike

FRAUD, 160423025, 1000 block of N. Fillmore Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 160423026, 2700 block of S. Jefferson Davis Highway

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 160423028, 2000 block of N. Vermont Street

GRAND LARCENY, 160423031, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

GRAND LARCENY, 160424011, 1200 block of N. Nelson Street

LARCENY, 160424015, 3200 block of N. Wilson Boulevard

PETIT LARCENY, 1604524020, 4200 block of N. Wilson Boulevard

ATTEMPTED LARCENY FROM AUTO, 160424024, 3500 block of N. 14th Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 160424029, 3100 block of N. Pollard Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 160424034, 700 block of S. Adams Street

PETIT LARCENY, 160424040, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

PETIT LARCENY, 160425005, 4300 block of N. Fairfax Drive