Crime Report: September 20, 2023
Published on September 20, 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, 2023-09200033, 2nd Street S. at S. Wise Street. At approximately 3:40 a.m. on September 20, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery by force. Upon arrival, it was determined the two male suspects entered the business, went behind the counter and stole merchandise and two cash registers containing an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspects then fled the scene in a dark-colored vehicle. Suspect One is described as a slim-build Black male, approximately 5’10”-6’0”, in his 20’s wearing a white hoodie, light-colored jeans, black shoes, a face mask and carrying a blue backpack. Suspect Two is described as a slim-build Black male, approximately 5’10”-6’0”, in his 20’s wearing a blue jacket, blue jeans, black shoes and a face mask. The investigation is ongoing.
ROBBERY, 2023-09190200, 2800 block of Columbia Pike. At approximately 5:43 p.m. on September 19, police were dispatched to the report of a robbery by force. Upon arrival, it was determined the two male suspects entered the business, acted disorderly, collected merchandise and left without payment. An employee filmed the suspects as they were leaving, during which one of the suspects struck the employee’s hand. The suspects then fled the scene with the stolen merchandise. Suspect One is described as a Black male, approximately 30-33 years old, 5’11”-6’0” with short hair wearing all-black clothing. Suspect Two is described as a Black male, approximately 30-33 years old, 5’11”-6’0”, wearing a blue shirt, gray pants and white shoes. The investigation is ongoing.
UNLAWFUL ENTRY, 2023-09190265, 4800 block of Old Dominion Drive. At approximately 10:38 p.m. on September 19, police were dispatched to the report of a burglary in progress. Upon arrival, it was determined the reporting party observed the male suspect on video surveillance entering the under-construction residence. Responding officers established a perimeter, searched the residence and did not locate the suspect. No items were reported stolen from the home. The suspect is described as a white male wearing a short sleeve camo shirt and long sleeve white shirt. The investigation is ongoing.
ASSAULT BY MOB (late), 2023-09190130, S. Carlin Springs Road at 8th Road S. At approximately 12:21 p.m. on September 19, police were dispatched to the late report of an assault. Upon arrival, it was determined between approximately 2:25 p.m. and 3:45 p.m. on September 18, the two juvenile male victims were riding a public transit bus when a group of juvenile suspects assaulted them. The victims sustained minor injuries. There are no suspect descriptions. The investigation is ongoing.
LARCENY, 2023-09190114, N. Nash Street at Langston Boulevard
SHOPLIFTING, 2023-09190120, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2023-09190130, 5400 block of 8th Road S.
LARCENY, 2023-09190155, 1500 block of Wilson Boulevard
ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 2023-09190217, 1300 block of N. Courthouse Road
FRAUD, 2023-09190237, 2800 block of Potomac Avenue
LARCENY, 2023-09194004, 1000 block of N. Fillmore Street
FRAUD, 2023-09194005, 1400 block of N. Oak Street
LARCENY FROM AUTO, 2023-09194006, 2400 block of N. Powhatan Street
IDENTITY THEFT, 2023-09194007, 1900 block of S. Quincy Street
FRAUD, 2023-09194008, Unit block of S. Old Glebe Road
LARCENY, 2023-09194011, 1300 block of N. Courthouse Road
SUSPICIOUS CIRCUMSTANCES, 2023-09194012, NB I-395 at Richmond Highway
FRAUD, 2023-09194014, 4400 block of N. Pershing Drive