Crime Report: March 11, 2019

Published on March 11, 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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ASSAULT BY MOB, 2019-03100151, 2400 block of 24th Road S. At approximately 5:18 p.m. on March 10, police were dispatched to the report of trouble unknown. Upon arrival, it was determined that a verbal dispute between a known male and the female victim escalated and became physical when two female suspects and an additional female arrived at the residence out of concern for the male. A physical altercation ensued and the two suspects assaulted the female victim. A second female attempted to intervene, but the suspects assaulted her and the second suspect grabbed her, causing her to stop breathing briefly. The second suspect fled prior to police arrival, but officers later made contact with her via phone. The two female victims were transported to an area hospital with minor injuries. Destiny Gaskins was arrested and charged with Assault by Mob (x2). Nellie Gaskins, 47, of Washington D.C., was arrested and charged Assault by Mob (x2) and Strangulation.

BURGLARY, 2019-03080069, 2000 block of 14th Street N. At approximately 7:20 a.m. on March 8, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, it was determined that the male suspect had allegedly forced entry to the suite, causing damage, and stolen items of value from elsewhere on the floor. Arriving officers located the suspect still inside the building in possession of stolen items of value. Khalil Nealis, 23, of No Fixed Address was arrested and charged with Burglary, Possession of Burglarous Tools and Unlawful Entry. He was held on no bond.

ROBBERY (late), 2019-03080223, 5100 block of 8th Road S. At approximately 6:26 p.m. on March 8, police were dispatched to the late report of a robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 2:45 p.m., while the victim and a friend were walking in the area, they were approached by four known suspects. The suspects surrounded the victim and one suspect shoved the victim, while another demanded the victim empty his pockets and subsequently stole the victim's personal belongings. The victim was then threatened by two other suspects. The suspects fled on foot. Suspect One is described as a black male, approximately 15-18 years old, 5'7" and 150 lbs. Suspect Two is described as a white male, approximately 15-18 years old, 5'5"-5'6", and 120-140 lbs. Suspect Three is described as a white male, approximately 15-18 years old, and 5'5"-5'7". The investigation is ongoing.

BURGLARY (series), 2019-03090092/03090144/3090162, 2600 block of N. Powhatan Street/2600 block of N. Powhatan Street/6200 block of 27th Street N. At approximately 8:42 a.m. on March 9, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary just discovered. Upon arrival, it was determined that between March 8 at 4:00 p.m. and March 9 at 8:30 a.m. an unknown suspect(s) forced entry, causing damage, to two residences and stole an undisclosed amount of cash and items of value. A third residence was entered, but no damage was reported and nothing was reported missing. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

LARCENY, 2019-03080080, 500 block of 23rd Street S.

LARCENY, 2019-03080118, 700 block of 23rd Street S.

ELUDING, 2019-03080174, S. Hayes Street at Army Navy Drive

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-03080188, 1000 block of S. Wayne Street

THREATS, 2019-03080204, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard

SHOPLIFTING, 2019-03080244, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY, 2019-03080246, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2019-03080290, 1700 block of N. Danville Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03080293, 800 block of N. Glebe Road

LARCENY, 2019-03090045, 900 block of S. Orme Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03090187, 1200 block of S. Fern Street

LARCENY, 2019-03090188, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2019-03090196, 800 block of N. Barton Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2019-03100041, 5100 block of 8th Road S.

THREATS, 2019-03100093, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road

ELUDING, 2019-03100104, 2200 block of Crystal Drive

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2019-03100159, 800 block of S. Greenbrier Street

SHOPLIFTING, 2019-03100174, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2019-03100224, 2000 block of Wilson Boulevard

FRAUD, 2019-03100230, 1600 block of S. Eads Street


3/8/19, VA VSW7244, 2017 Toyota Camry, Black

3500 block of Wilson Boulevard