Crime Report: August 18, 2023
Published on August 18, 2023
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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ROBBERY, 2023-08180025, S. Arlington Ridge Road at 23rd Street S. At approximately 1:36 a.m. on August 18, police were dispatched to the report of an armed robbery. Upon arrival, it was determined the victim was stopped in his vehicle at a traffic light when the suspect vehicle rear ended him. The victim exited his vehicle and approached the suspect vehicle when Suspects One and Two exited their vehicle. Suspect One assaulted the victim causing him to fall to the ground and Suspect Two threatened the victim with a firearm and demanded his belongings. The victim gave the suspects his jewelry before they reentered their vehicle and fled the scene. The victim sustained minor injuries and did not require medical attention. Suspect One is described as a Black male wearing a black shirt, black pants and a black ski mask with long dreadlocks. Suspect Two is described as a skinny-build Black male wearing a black shirt, black pants and a black ski mask. The suspect vehicle is described as a black sedan. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY, 2023-08170133, 1800 block of N. Lynn Street. At approximately 12:42 p.m. on August 17, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary just occurred. Upon arrival, it was determined the unknown male suspect made entry to the victim’s apartment and when the victim called out, the suspect exited the residence. No items were reported stolen. The suspect is described as a heavy-set Black male with braids wearing a white shirt. The investigation is ongoing.
ATTEMPTED UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2023-08170284, 900 block of N. Fillmore Street. At approximately 10:46 p.m. on August 17 police were dispatched to the report of a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, it was determined the victim was inside his residence when he heard a noise and upon investigating, observed an unknown male suspect attempting to make entry to his home. The victim spoke to the suspect who continued to attempt to gain entry to the residence. The victim then called police and the suspect left the scene prior to their arrival. The suspect is described as a Hispanic male. The investigation is ongoing.
TRESPASS, 2023-08160145, 5700 block of Washington Boulevard
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2023-08170134, 900 block of N. Stuart Street
LARCENY, 2023-08170161, 500 block of 23rd Street S.
RECOVERED STOLEN VEHICLE, 2023-08170162, 800 block of Army Navy Drive
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2023-08170208, 5200 block of 8th Road S.
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2023-08170231, 2600 block of 27th Road S.
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2023-08170275, 6000 block of Wilson Boulevard
THREATS, 2023-08180030, 2400 block of Richmond Highway
LARCENY, 2023-08174002, 6700 block of Langston Boulevard
LARCENY, 2023-08174003, 4500 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive
LARCENY, 2023-08174004, 100 block of S. Courthouse Road
FRAUD, 2023-08174005, 5300 block of 26th Road N.
FRAUD, 2023-08174006, 500 block of 23rd Street S.
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2023-08174007, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2023-08174008, 2500 block of N. Custis Road
IDENTITY THEFT, 2023-08174009, 2200 block of Fairfax Drive
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2023-08174010, 2600 block of N. Stuart Street
LARCENY, 2023-08174011, 2900 block of S. Glebe Road
LARCENY, 2023-08174012, 3400 block of Fairfax Drive
LARCENY, 2023-08184001, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard
FRAUD, 2023-08184002, 300 block of N. Oxford Street