Crime Report: November 15, 2023
Published on November 15, 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, 2023-11140223, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street. At approximately 7:40 p.m. on November 14, police were dispatched to the report of a shoplifter in custody. Upon arrival, it was determined the suspect entered the business, selected merchandise and allegedly attempted to exit without payment. Loss prevention personnel stopped the suspect during which he attempted to use force to flee. A struggle ensued before loss prevention detained the suspect and contacted police. While in police custody, suspected narcotics were recovered from his person. Charles Jones, 30, of Capital Heights, MD was arrested and charged with Robbery and Possession of I/II Controlled Substance.
THREAT IN WRITING, 2023-11140147, 2700 block of S. Lang Street. At approximately 2:07 p.m. on November 14, police were dispatched to the report of a written threat found inside Gunston Middle School. Prior to police arrival, the school was placed on lockdown. The school’s status was amended to Secure the School as officers assisted with a controlled dismissal. Based on the preliminary investigation, the threat was unsubstantiated and did not reveal an ongoing threat to the safety of the school community.
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2023-11130110, 1100 block of 19th Street N.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2023-11130200, 5600 block of 27th Street N.
LARCENY, 2023-11130227, 4600 block of Washington Boulevard
TRESPASS, 2023-11140027, 2000 block of 14th Street N.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2023-11140035, 200 block of N. Oakland Street
TRESPASS, 2023-11140055, 1600 block of N. George Mason Drive
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2023-11140060, 5200 block of Columbia Pike
LARCENY, 2023-11140081, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2023-11140083, 2000 block of Clarendon Boulevard
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2023-11140125, 2300 block of S. Eads Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2023-11140149, 4000 block of 5TH Road N.
SHOPLIFTING, 2023-11140166, 1100 block of S. Joyce Street
ASSAULT & BATTERY, 2023-11140203, 1400 block of S. Grant Street
SHOPLIFTING, 2023-11140210, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street
STOLEN PROPERTY, 2023-11140212, 2100 block of S. Pierce Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2023-11140256, 1500 block of Columbia Pike
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2023-11144001, 3800 block of 2nd Street N.
FRAUD, 2023-11144004, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road
FRAUD, 2023-11144005, 1400 block of N. Courthouse Road
FRAUD, 2023-1114007, 700 block of S. Veitch Street
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2023-11144011, 4800 block of 17th Street N.
DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 2023-11144013, 1900 block of S. Kenmore Street
LARCENY, 2023-11154002, 2200 block of Crystal Drive