Crime Report: February 4, 2019

Published on February 04, 2019

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, 2019-02020060, 4300 block of Henderson Road. At approximately 4:50 a.m. on February 2, police were dispatched to the report of an assault just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined the two victims had been drinking in the laundry room of a residential building when one stepped outside. When he reentered the building, he was followed by three unknown suspects, who assaulted him in the stairwell. The victim was able to free himself and head back to the laundry room where the victims attempted to hold the door shut to prevent the suspects from entering the room. The suspects forced entry into the laundry room, assaulted the victims and stole their personal belongings and an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing the scene prior to police arrival. The victims suffered minor injuries and were transported to an area hospital for treatment. A resident hearing the commotion opened her apartment door and was pushed by one of the suspects as they fled the scene. She did not require medical treatment. Arriving officers canvased the area and a K9 track was initiated with negative results. The suspects are described three black males, approximately 6'0", with skinny, slim builds. Two suspects were wearing all black and one suspect was wearing a gray sweatshirt under a black jacket with the hood up. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 2019-02020103, 2300 block of S. Queen Street. At approximately 9:40 a.m. on February 2, police were dispatched to the report of a stolen vehicle. While on scene investigating, officers were approached by multiple victim's reporting that between approximately 6:00 p.m. on February 1 and 7:30 a.m. on February 2, an unknown suspect gained entry to approximately three, mostly unlocked, vehicles and stole items of value. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

ATTEMPTED BURGLARY (late), 2019-02030233, 5000 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 8:00 p.m. on February 3, police were dispatched to the late report of a burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 10:30 a.m. and 11:00 p.m. on February 2, an unknown suspect(s) attempted to gain entry to the victim's residence. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

INDECENT EXPOSURE, 2019-02020155, 4200 block of Campbell Avenue. At approximately 2:10 p.m. on February 2, police were dispatched to the report of an exposure. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim observed the male suspect allegedly touching himself inappropriately. Arriving officers located the suspect and observed the suspect continue to touch himself inappropriately and took him into custody without incident. Michael Scott, 55, of No Fixed Address, was arrested and charged with Public Masturbation.

TRESPASS, 2019-02010185, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

SHOPLIFTING, 2019-02010249, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2019-02020052, 200 block of N. Nelson Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2019-02020102, 2500 block of N. Underwood Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-02020104, 1600 block of Army Navy Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-02020115, 4600 block of 34th Street S.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-02020125, 2700 block of S. Adams Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-02020126, 1200 block of S. Courthouse Road

SHOPLIFTING, 2019-02020131, 1700 block of Crystal Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-02020147, 2300 block of S. Rolfe Street

LARCENY, 2019-02020153, 6700 block of Lee Highway

LARCENY, 2019-02020198, 2800 block of Clarendon Boulevard

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-02020200, 1000 block of S. Quinn Street

LARCENY, 2019-02020222, 3100 block of Lee Highway

SHOPLIFTING, 2019-02020225, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

SHOPLIFTING, 2019-02020227, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2019-02030097, 2600 block of Jefferson Davis Highway

FRAUD, 2019-02030141, 5200 block of Lee Highway

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-02030200, 500 block of N. Norwood Street


2/1/19, VA UXD8240, 2010 Acura TSX, Silver

100 block of N. Wayne Street

2/2/19, VA VTL2993, 2015 Mazda Miata MX5, Burgundy

2300 block of S. Queen Street