Crime Report: April 20, 2020

Published on April 20, 2020

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. All individuals arrested or charged with a crime are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.


BRANDISHING, 2020-04190043, 4400 block of 31st Street S. At approximately 11:41 a.m. on April 19, police were dispatched to the report of a person with a gun. Upon arrival, it was determined that the victim and suspect became engaged in a dispute over a parking spot. After the victim parked, the suspect exited his vehicle, allegedly approached the victim, grabbed him and assaulted him. The suspect then went inside of a a residential building, but immediately returned and brandished a firearm at the victim, before fleeing into the building again. During the course of the investigation, officers developed a possible suspect description. Officers located and made contact with the suspect and took him into custody without incident. The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Desmond Young, 30, of Fort Washington, Md., was arrested and charged with Strangulation, Brandishing a Firearm and Assault & Battery.

BURGLARY, 2020-04180110, 1300 block of N. Troy Street. At approximately 7:30 p.m. on April 18, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary just discovered. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 1:15 p.m. and 7:00 p.m., an unknown suspect(s) gained entry to a residence and stole items of value. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-04170023, 4600 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-04170038, 4600 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive

LARCENY, 2020-04170054, 2900 block of S. Quincy Street

TRESPASS, 2020-04170095, 1100 block of 19th Street N.

HARASSMENT, 2020-04170116, 3900 block of Columbia Pike

FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE, 2020-04180011, 12th Street S. at Crystal Drive

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY (VEHICLE), 2020-04180046, 3100 block of S. Stafford Street

LARCENY,  2020-04180068, 300 block of 23rd Street S.

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2020-04180070, 5900 block of 1st Street N.

ASSAULT & BATTERY,  2020-04180113, 2100 block of 15th Street N.

LARCENY, 2020-04190005, Unit block of N. Glebe Road

LARCENY,  2020-04190050, 3700 block of Lee Highway

TRAFFIC OFFENSE,  2020-04190072, 700 block of Army Navy Drive

LARCENY, 2020-04190103, 1300 block of S. Fair Street


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