Crime Report: August 22, 2022
Published on August 22, 2022
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 and charges may be amended during the court proceedings. For case status information, visit Virginia’s Judicial System website.
ATTEMPTED MALICIOUS WOUNDING OF LAW ENFORCEMENT, 2022-08200075, 20th Street S. and Richmond Highway. At approximately 3:54 a.m. on August 20, a patrol officer observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed and attempted a traffic stop in the 2400 block of S. Eads Street. The driver disregarded the officer’s emergency equipment and fled from the stop. At approximately 8:00 a.m., officers observed the vehicle traveling in the area of 20th Street S. and Richmond Highway and attempted a second traffic stop. The driver accelerated, struck a police cruiser with his vehicle, and fled onto Richmond Highway. A vehicle pursuit was initiated and subsequently terminated in Washington D.C. due to the driver’s erratic behavior. Shortly afterwards, officers observed the vehicle reenter the County and reinitiated the pursuit. The driver exited the vehicle in the 800 block of Army Navy Drive and attempted to flee the scene on foot. Following a foot pursuit, officers took the suspect into custody. A search of the suspect incident to arrest yielded suspected narcotics. Adrian Molina, 19, of Springfield, VA was arrested and charged with Attempted Malicious Wounding of a Law Enforcement Officer, Felony Hit and Run, Felony Eluding (x3), Possession of a Schedule I/II Narcotic, Obstruction of Justice and Driving without a License.
ASSAULT ON LAW ENFORCEMENT, 2022-08220012, 3100 block of Clarendon Boulevard. At approximately 1:35 a.m. on August 22, police were dispatched to the report of an intoxicated individual. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the male suspect and attempted to have him secure a safe ride home. The suspect ignored the officer’s instructions and became disorderly and uncooperative. As officers attempted to take the suspect into custody, he actively resisted arrest and a physical struggle ensued. With the assistance of additional officers, the suspect was successfully detained. While being walked to a transport vehicle, the suspect assaulted the arresting officer. Malike Brittain, 27 of Washington, DC, was arrested and charged with Assault and Battery of a Law Enforcement Officer, Public Intoxication and Obstruction of Justice. He was held without bond.
INDECENT EXPOSURE, 2022-08210124, 800 block of Army Navy Drive. At approximately 3:23 p.m. on August 21, police were dispatched to the report of an indecent exposure that had just occurred. Upon arrival, the victim stated she was going to exit her parked vehicle when she observed the unknown male suspect allegedly exposing himself in the car parked next to hers. The suspect was located on scene and taken into custody without incident. Berrino McClary, 40, of Kingstree, SC, was arrested and charged with Indecent Exposure. He was held without bond.
ROBBERY, 2022-08190098, 1800 block of Wilson Boulevard. At approximately 1:19 p.m. on August 19, police were dispatched to the report of a 911 call. Upon arrival, it was determined the unknown male suspect approached a cashier, requested cigarettes and after being run up, refused to pay and took the item’s from the cashier’s hands. The suspect then fled the scene on foot traveling eastbound on Clarendon Boulevard. The suspect is described as a Black male, muscular build, approximately 40-45 years old, 6’4, wearing a gray t-shirt and dark pants. The investigation is ongoing.
ROBBERY (Late), 2022-08200164, 2600 block of S. Arlington Mill Drive. At approximately 5:43 p.m. on August 20, police were dispatched to an unrelated call for service when the juvenile victim reported a late robbery. The investigation determined that at approximately 12:00 p.m., the juvenile male victim was walking on the trail adjacent to the Shirlington dog park when he was approached by four unknown suspects, one of who pressed a metal object against his back. The suspects stole the victim’s wallet containing an undisclosed amount of cash. No injuries were reported. There is no description for the suspects. The investigation is ongoing.
ROBBERY, 2022-08210084, 1500 block of Clarendon Boulevard. At approximately 10:56 a.m. on August 21, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined that the known male suspect and female victim became involved in a verbal dispute, during which the suspect allegedly stole the victim’s purse containing her cell phone, keys, and wallet containing an undisclosed amount of cash and personal items before fleeing the scene on foot. Responding officers conducted a search of the area which concluded with negative results. Warrants for Robbery and Grand Larceny were obtained for the suspect. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY, 2022-08190240, 500 block of 23rd Street S. At approximately 10:54 p.m. on August 19, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary alarm. Arriving officers searched the business and did not locate anyone inside. The investigation determined that at approximately 10:51 p.m., the unknown suspect forced entry into the closed business and stole merchandise before fleeing the scene on foot. The suspect is described as a White/Hispanic male with dark hair wearing a black hat, black facemask, white t-shirt, black pants and black gloves. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY, 2022-08190244, 1900 block of N. Quantico Street. At approximately 11:20 p.m. on August 19, police were dispatched to the report of an attempted burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined the victim was inside their residence when they heard someone attempting to push open their front door. The victim turned on their lights and the suspect fled. The suspect is described as a male, 5’8” tall with a medium build. He was wearing a black puffy jacket, black coveralls, boots, and a hat. The investigation is ongoing.
ATTEMPTED BURGLARY, 2022-08190146, 200 block of N. Abingdon Street. At approximately 5:44 p.m. on August 21, police were dispatched to the report of an attempted breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that the residents returned home and located a broken glass pane on the door to the home. No items were reported stolen and there is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.
UNLAWFUL ENTRY (Late), 2022-08210133, 1800 block of Richmond Highway. At approximately, 4:41 p.m. on August 21, police were dispatched to the late report of a breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined that at approximately 4:00 a.m. on August 20, the male suspect allegedly entered into the secured office space and stole two master keys. The suspect is described as a Black male, approximately 30-35 years old, 5’11”-6’1”, 180-200 pounds. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08170201, 4200 block of Campbell Avenue
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2022-08170224, 2700 block of S. Fern Street
RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2022-08160240, 14th Street N. at N. Scott Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08180071, 900 block of S. Taylor Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08180076, 1000 block of S. Quebec Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08180092, 4100 block of Columbia Pike
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2022-08180122, 2400 block of Washington Boulevard
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2022-08180253, 4600 block of Dittmar Road
LARCENY, 2022-08180256, 1300 block of S. Dinwiddie Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08190111, 2000 block of S. Eads Street
TRESPASS, 2022-08190140, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2022-08190178, N. Pershing Drive at Washington Boulevard
LARCENY, 2022-08190230, 2600 block of Columbia Pike
LARCENY, 2022-08200117, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street
HARASSMENT, 2022-08200125, 1100 block of Army Navy Drive
SHOPLIFTING, 2022-08200150, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2022-08200156, 500 block of 23rd Street S.
LARCENY, 2022-08200170, 1100 block of N. Irving Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2022-08200172, 4400 block of 31st Street S.
RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2022-08200179, 4700 block of Langston Boulevard
THREATS, 2022-08200206, 1700 block of Richmond Highway
FRAUD, 2022-08210070, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road
LARCENY, 2022-08210097, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street
LARCENY, 2022-08210135, 3800 block of 6th Street N.
FRAUD, 2022-08210197, 1500 block of Clarendon Boulevard
08/20/22, MD 6DH3073, 2000 Dodge Caravan, Dark Green
1100 block of S. Arlington Ridge Road
08/20/22, VA 59469M, 2017 Jiajue Moped, Blue
1300 block of Army Navy Drive
08/21/22, 2018 Ford F-150, Silver
1700 block of N. Culpepper Street
LARCENY, 2022-08194003, 3400 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY, 2022-08194005, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard
FRAUD, 2022-08194006, 4200 block of Campbell Avenue
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2022-08194007, 1800 block of N. Lynn Street
LARCENY, 2022-08194008, 4200 block of Campbell Avenue
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08194010, 1700 block of S. Hayes Street
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2022-08194011, 1400 block of S. Joyce Street
LARCENY, 2022-08194012, 4600 block of Washington Boulevard
LARCENY, 2022-08194013, 2600 block of Richmond Highway
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2022-08194014, 6300 block of 11th Road N.
LARCENY, 2022-08194015, 1200 block of S. Joyce Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2022-08194016, 1500 block of N. Pierce Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2022-08194017, 1500 block of Fairfax Drive
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2022-08194018, 4300 block of 2nd Road N.
LARCENY, 2022-08194020, 1900 block of 13th Street N.
FRAUD, 2022-08194021, 1900 block of Key Boulevard
HARASSMENT, 2022-08194022, 2200 block of 27th Street S.
LARCENY, 2022-08194024, 1000 block of N. Edgewood Street
FRAUD, 2022-08204005, 1800 block of N. Quinn Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08204006, 2700 block of S. Uhle Street
LARCENY, 2022-08204008, 2300 block of Crystal Drive
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08204009, 2900 block of S. Columbus Street
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2022-08204010, 2100 block of 19th Street N.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-08204011, 1300 block of N. Veitch Street
LARCENY, 2022-08204013, 3400 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY, 2022-08204014, 2400 block of S. Oakland Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2022-08214002, 3100 block of 17th Street N.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08214003, 3600 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive
FRAUD, 2022-08214005, 100 block of S. Hudson Street
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2022-08220012, 3100 block of Clarendon Boulevard
LARCENY, 2022-08224001, 3100 block of 10th Street N.
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2022-08224004, 2100 block of 26th Street S.
FRAUD, 2022-08224005, 4500 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive
LARCENY, 2022-08224006, 1300 block of 28th Street S.
LARCENY, 2022-08224007, 1300 block of 28th Street S.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-08224008, 4000 block of 9th Street N.