Crime Report: December 8, 2022
Published on December 08, 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.
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ASSAULT AND BATTERY (Significant), 2022-12070175, 3200 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 6:11 p.m. on December 7, police were dispatched to the report of shots heard. Upon arrival, it was determined unknown male suspect(s) discharged an airsoft gun from a vehicle, striking four victims with pellets. The victims reported minor injuries which did not require medical treatment. Responding officers canvassed the area yielding negative results. The suspect vehicle is described as a white SUV with three or four male occupants. Suspect One is described as a White male in his 20s with short dark hair and wearing a black hooded sweatshirt. There are no other descriptions for the vehicle’s occupants. The investigation is ongoing.
SEXUAL BATTERY (Late), 2022-12070193, Arlington Boulevard trail at 10th Street N. exit ramp. At approximately 7:32 p.m. on December 7, police were dispatched to the late report of an assault. Upon arrival, it was determined approximately two hours prior, the victim was waiting at a crosswalk when the unknown male suspect approached her from behind and touched her buttocks before fleeing the area on foot. The victim continued traveling and was in the 2500 block of N. Pershing Drive when the suspect reapproached her from behind and wrapped his arms around her shoulders, causing her to fall to the ground. The victim yelled and the suspect fled the area on foot. The victim sustained minor injuries and did not require medical attention. Responding officers canvassed the area for the suspect yielding negative results. The suspect is described as a Black male, approximately 20-30 years old, 5’8-5’10, medium build, wearing a black hoodie and black pants. The investigation is ongoing.
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2022-12010242, Langston Boulevard at Old Dominion Drive
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2022-12040020, 3100 block of Clarendon Boulevard
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2022-12050177, 4600 block of King Street
LARCENY, 2022-12060146, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
TRESPASS, 2022-12060199, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2022-12060235, 3300 block of N. Kensington Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2022-12070141, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2022-12070215, N. Moore Street at 19th Street N.
12/07/22, IL AW73512, 2018 Kia Soul, Silver
1900 block of S. Eads Street
VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2022-12074021, 1200 block of N. Taft Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2022-12074022, 2100 block of Wilson Boulevard
LARCENY, 2022-12074023, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-12074024, 5900 block of 1st Street S.
LARCENY, 2022-12074025, 1600 block of 18th Street N.
FRAUD, 2022-12074026, 3500 block of N. Nottingham Street
FRAUD, 2022-12074027, 1300 block of Army Navy Drive
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2022-12074028, 4000 block of Campbell Avenue
FRAUD, 2022-12074029, 2300 block of 2nd Street S.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2022-12074030, 1800 block of N. Quinn Street
FRAUD, 2022-12074031, 1800 block of N. Nelson Street
HARASSMENT, 2022-12084001, 2200 block of 12th Court N.