Crime Report: February 23, 2022

Published on February 23, 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.


BURLGARY, 2022-02220282, 1100 block of N. Glebe Road. At approximately 9:20 p.m. on February 22, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary in progress. A lookout was broadcast and responding officers located the suspect in the area of N. Glebe Road and Washington Boulevard and took him into custody without incident. The investigation determined that at approximately 9:16 p.m., a witness observed the suspect force entry into the business by throwing an item through the window, breaking the glass. The suspect then allegedly damaged the cash register and stole an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing the scene on foot. No other items were reported stolen. During the course of the investigation, it was determined the suspect also damaged the glass front door to an adjacent business, however no entry was believed to have been made inside. During the course of the investigation, the suspect provided false identifying information, however,  the officers were able to subsequently properly identify the suspect. Steven Pugh, 58, of Arlington Va., was arrested and charged with Burglary, Petit Larceny, Destruction of Property (x2), and Identity Theft. He was also served with outstanding warrants out of the Arlington County Sheriff’s Office. He was held on no bond.

BURGLARY (late), 2022-02220069, 2600 block of Richmond Highway. At approximately 8:12 a.m. on February 22, police were dispatched to the late report of a burglary. Upon arrival, it was determined that between approximately 9:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. on February 21, the unknown suspect(s) gained entry into the victims’ hotel room and stole various electronics. There is no suspect(s) description. The investigation is ongoing.

FUGITIVE FROM JUSTICE, 2022-02210094, Columbia Pike at S. Glebe Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2022-02210242, 500 block of N. Quincy Street

FRAUD, 2022-02220119, 4400 block of Fairfax Drive

SHOPLIFTING, 2022-02220192, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2022-02220233, 200 block of S. Carlin Springs Road

STOLEN PROPERTY, 2022-02220265, 5000 block of 12th Street S.


02/22/22, VA UCH9231, 2021 Jeep Cherokee, White
2400 block of Richmond Highway


LARCENY, 2022-02224006, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street

VEHICLE TAMPERING, 2022-02224014, 2200 block of Clarendon Boulevard

IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-02224015, 200 block of N. Glebe Road

LARCENY, 2022-02224017, 2400 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY, 2022-02224021, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-02224025, 1100 block of N. Barton Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2022-02224026, 1300 block of N. Veitch Street

SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2022-02224027, 4800 block of Wilson Boulevard

SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2022-02224028, 3000 block of S. Abingdon Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-02224029, 1700 block of N. Quebec Street

FRAUD, 2022-02224030, 1000 block of S. Frederick Street

LARCENY, 2022-02224031, 1300 block of S. Quinn Street

IDENTITY THEFT, 2022-02224032, 1600 block of S. Joyce Street

SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2022-02224033, 2800 block of S. Buchanan Street

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