Crime Report: August 31, 2022
Published on August 31, 2022
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VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2022-08310022, 2700 block of 13th Road S. At approximately 1:55 a.m. on August 31, police were dispatched to the report of a vehicle tapering in progress. Responding officers located a parked vehicle on Walter Reed Drive at S. Randolph Street matching the description provided by the reporting party and observed three male suspects enter the vehicle. Officers activated their emergency equipment and attempted a traffic stop but the driver fled from the scene at a high rate of speed. Additional officers responded to the scene and located the unoccupied suspect vehicle crashed in the 2600 block of 2nd Street S. Officers established a perimeter and located one suspect at 1st Place S. and S. Barton and the other two suspects were located in the 100 block of S. Wise Street and taken into custody. A search of the suspect vehicle resulted in the recovery of two catalytic converters and power tools. Demetrius Edwards, 29, of Chicago, IL, was arrested and charged with Eluding, Tampering with Auto, Larceny with Intent to Sell and Possession of Burglarious Tools. Darius Madison, 32, of Chicago, IL, was arrested and charged with Tampering with Auto (x2), Eluding, Larceny with Intent to Sell, Possession of Burglarious Tools and Hit and Run. Tracy Williams, 34, of Chicago, IL, was arrested and charged with Tampering with Auto, Larceny with Intent to Sell, Possession of Burglarious Tools and Eluding.
ROBBERY, 2022-08300189, 300 block of N. Glebe Road. At approximately 5:19 p.m. on August 30, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery that had just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined the male suspect entered the business, concealed merchandise and attempted to leave the store without paying. An employee confronted the suspect and a verbal dispute ensued, during which the suspect allegedly struck the victim before fleeing the scene on a bicycle. A lookout was broadcast with the suspect’s description and officers canvassed the area yielding negative results. The victim was treated by medics on scene for minor injuries. The suspect is described as a Black male, 6’4, approximately 180 lbs. The investigation is ongoing.
TRESPASS, 2022-08270192, 3500 block of Columbia Pike
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08280068, 900 block of N. Harrison Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-08290096, 4400 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive
IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-08300024, Wilson Boulevard and N. Wakefield Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2022-08300064, 500 block of 12th Road S.
FRAUD, 2022-08300159, 1700 block of Queens Lane
SHOPLIFTING, 2022-08300167, 2900 block of S. Glebe Road
TRESPASS, 2022-08300175, 2200 block of Arlington Boulevard
SHOPLIFTING, 2022-08300183, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2022-08300229, 1000 block of S. Frederick Street
RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2022-08310006, S. Walter Reed Drive and Columbia Pike
08/30/22, VA License Plate, 2005 KTM Motorbike, Orange
2300 block of Columbia Pike
08/30/22, VA MERCY14, 2008 Toyota Highlander, Green
5200 block of Columbia Pike
IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-08304005, 5100 block of 10th Street S.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-08304006, 2900 block of Clarendon Boulevard
IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-08304007, 1400 block of S. Joyce Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-08304008, 1000 block of N. Highland Street
FRAUD, 2022-08304009, 900 block of N. Randolph Street
LARCENY, 2022-08304010, 3200 block of Columbia Pike
FRAUD, 2022-08304013, 4800 block of 27th Road S.
FRAUD, 2022-08304014, 1500 block of N. Pocomoke Street
LARCENY, 2022-08304015, 4100 block of Washington Boulevard
LARCENY, 2022-08304017, 1500 block of N. Pocomoke Street
FRAUD, 2022-08304018, 700 block of S. Florida Street
LARCENY, 2022-08304019, 600 block of N. Glebe Road