Crime Report: October 19, 2016

Published on October 19, 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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OBSTRUCTION OF JUSTICE, 161017019, 4900 block of S. Columbia Pike. At approximately 1:00 p.m. on October 17, an officer working stationary traffic enforcement at the intersection of Columbia Pike and S. Columbus Street was summoned by an employee of the 7/11. As the employee attempted to speak with the officer, a male subject intervened and became combative with the officer. The officer attempted to detain the subject in order to conduct the investigation but the subject refused to follow the officer's lawful commands and resisted arrest. The officer deployed his taser and the subject was taken into custody. The investigation revealed that two male subjects had entered the 7/11 and attempted to conceal items without paying. When confronted by an employee, the subjects threw items at the store employee as they attempted to flee. Miguel Diaz, 21, of Alexandria VA was arrested and charged with obstruction of justice, concealing merchandise, assault and battery and failure to identify. He was held on no bond. Jamal Hall, 20, of Arlington VA was arrested and charged with concealing merchandise. He was released on a $2500 unsecured bond.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 161018005, 5500 block of N. 15th Street. Between 11:00 p.m. on October 17 and 5:50 a.m. on October 18, an unknown subject(s) entered 26 unlocked vehicles and stole numerous items of value. There is no suspect(s) description.

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 161017006, 2000 block of S. Columbia Pike

GRAND LARCENY, 161017035, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

GRAND LARCENY, 161018016, 2900 block of N. Clarendon Boulevard

PETIT LARCENY, 161018042, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

GRAND LARCENY, 161018043, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 161018048, 1600 block of N. Inglewood Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 161018050, 1200 block of N. Buchanan Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 161018052, 5500 block of N. 17th Street

TRESPASSING, 161018057, 1400 block of S. 28th Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 161018060, 1200 block of N. Evergreen Street

TAMPERING WITH AUTO, 161018061, 5700 block of N. 18th Street

CREDIT CARD THEFT, 161018062, 1000 block of N. Garfield Street

CREDIT CARD THEFT, 161018063, 1000 block of N. Garfield Street

CREDIT CARD THEFT, 161018064, 1000 block of N. Garfield Street

GRAND LARCENY, 161018066, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

PETIT LARCENY, 161018068, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 161018069, 1100 block of N. Barton Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 161018070, 5500 block of N. 18th Street

TRESPASSING, 161018072, 5100 block of S. 8th Road

LARCENY, 161018075, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 161018080, 4200 block of N. Fairfax Drive

GRAND LARCENY, 161019041, 4000 block of N. Lee Highway