Crime Report: March 9, 2023
Published on March 09, 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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RECKLESS HANDLING OF A FIREARM, 2023-03080291, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street. At approximately 10:30 p.m. on March 8, police were dispatched to the report of an assault with a weapon. The investigation indicates the male suspect was allegedly cleaning his firearm inside his residence when it discharged and the round entered an adjacent unit and struck the victim. The victim was transported to an area hospital in stable condition for treatment of injuries considered non-life threatening. The suspect remained on scene and the firearm was recovered. Charles Daly, 47, of Arlington, Va. was charged with Reckless Handling of a Firearm.
ROBBERY, 2023-03080299, 2000 block of Clarendon Boulevard. At approximately 11:21 p.m. on March 8, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery by force. Upon arrival, it was determined the suspect entered the store and became involved in a verbal dispute with an employee. The suspect then allegedly went behind the counter, pushed the employee and stole a cigarette before fleeing the scene on foot. Responding officers located the suspect in the area and took him into custody without incident. No injuries were reported. Darrell Jackson, 37, of No Fixed Address was arrested and charged with Robbery. He was held without bond.
UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2023-03080288, 2300 block of N. Pershing Drive. At approximately 10:19 p.m. on March 8, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, officers located the suspect inside an office suite and took him into custody without incident. During the course of the investigation, it was determined the suspect had allegedly entered another suite in the building on February 12, 2023. Dmitry Vekilov, 40, of Fairfax, Va. was arrested and charged with Unlawful Entry (x2).
PEEPING, 2023-03080263, 1100 block of N. Taylor Street. At approximately 7:48 p.m. on March 8, police were dispatched to the report of a suspicious person. Upon arrival, it was determined the suspect entered the victim’s backyard and looked into the home before leaving the scene on foot. Responding officers canvassed the area for the suspect yielding negative results. The suspect is described as a slim-build, tall, Black male wearing a white hat, black sweatshirt, light-colored jacket, pants and shoes. The investigation is ongoing.
BURGLARY (late), 2023-03080070, 200 block of N. Thomas Street. At approximately 9:02 a.m. on March 8, police were dispatched to the late report of a breaking and entering. Upon arrival, it was determined between 6:00 a.m. on March 7 and 6:00 p.m. on March 7, the unknown suspect(s) gained entry to the apartment and stole an undisclosed amount of change. There is no suspect description. The investigation is ongoing.
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2023-03070153, 4200 block of 12th Road S.
IDENTITY THEFT, 2023-03080006, Washington Boulevard at N. Stafford Street
THREATS, 2023-03080099, 2400 block of S. Glebe Road
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2023-03080113, 2300 block of 14th Street N.
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2023-03080152, 200 block of S. Carlin Springs Road
FRAUD, 2023-03080168, 4200 block of Wilson Boulevard
SHOPLIFTING, 2023-03080179, 700 block of N. Glebe Road
LARCENY, 2023-03080202, 1200 block of N. Wayne Street
LARCENY, 2023-03080244, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street
TRESPASS, 2023-03080282, 300 block of Army Navy Drive
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2023-03080290, 3400 block of Columbia Pike
LARCENY, 2023-03084002, 1000 block of N. Fillmore Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2023-03084003, 800 block of S. Wayne Street
FRAUD, 2023-03084004, 1000 block of N. Garfield Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2023-03084005, 2300 block of 11th Street N.
LARCENY, 2023-03084007, 700 block of N. Randolph Street
LARCENY, 2023-03084008, 5400 block of Langston Boulevard
FRAUD, 2023-03084010, 3000 block of Washington Boulevard
FRAUD, 2023-03084011, 5600 block of 18th Street N.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2023-03084014, 2700 block of 9th Street S.
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2023-03094001, 1400 block of S. Joyce Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2023-03094002, 2200 block of N. Quantico Street