Crime Report: October 7, 2016

Published on October 07, 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.

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.


POLICE INFORMATION, 161006017, 800 block of S. Frederick Street. At approximately 11:30 a.m. on October 6, police were dispatched to the report of a suspicious person. The juvenile reporting party advised that she had observed a male subject dressed as a clown waving at passing vehicles. There was approximately a half hour delay in reporting to police. Police canvased the area and spoke to pedestrians but did not locate anything suspicious.

ATTEMPT FRAUD, 161006026, 300 block of N. Glebe Road. At approximately 2:58 p.m. on October 6, police were dispatched to the report of attempted fraud and telephone threats. The female victim received a phone call at approximately 12:48 p.m. from an unknown caller stating he had kidnapped and would kill her father unless she provided him with money. While attempting to retrieve funds, the victim's father called her place of employment advising that he was not in danger. The victim then ended the call and contacted police. The investigation is ongoing.

AUTO TAMPERING, 161006004, 5500 block of 8TH Street S.

PETIT LARCENY, 161006009, 1300 block of S. Dinwiddie Street

ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 161006011, 200 block of S. Carlin Springs Road

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 161006018, 4800 block of 9TH Street S.

PETIT LARCENY, 161006022, 3000 block of N. Washington Boulevard

GRAND LARCENY, 161006030, 1900 block of S. Eads Street

PETIT LARCENY, 161006032, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street