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Crime Report: Day Laborer Robbed

In this week’s Arlington County crime report, we learn more about the suspect arrested after a series of foot chases Sunday night.

ABDUCTION-ARREST, 05/02/11, 4900 block of N. 19th Street. On May 1 at 11:15 pm, a 17 year-old female was attacked by a former acquaintance. The suspect grabbed the victim and pulled her to a wooded area where he attempted to sexually assault her. The victim managed to escape and call police. After an extensive search and several foot pursuits, police apprehended the suspect. Milton Masariego-Deleon, 22, of Arlington, was charged with Abduction with the Intent to Defile. He was held without bond.

On Tuesday night, three suspects lured a day laborer into their car, then assaulted him and stole his money and cell phone.

ROBBERY, 05/03/11, 600 block of S. Carlin Springs Road. On May 3 at 5:30 pm, a man entered a vehicle under the understanding that he was being hired for manual labor. An unknown female drove the car, and two unknown men were inside. The men then assaulted the subject and stole his cell phone and cash. The victim managed to flee the area. The suspects were all African American. The female was in her early 30’s, wore a purple top and had long hair. The first male suspect was in his late 20’s, 6’3″ with a skinny build. He was clean cut and wore a red and white short-sleeve shirt, black pants and black sunglasses. The second suspect was in his mid-30’s, 6’3″ with a chubby build. He had a goatee and wore a blue and red t-shirt and black pants.

The rest of this week’s crime report, after the jump.

ROBBERY, 05/01/11, 5000 block of Washington Boulevard. On May 1 at 3 am, a woman was walking when she was pushed from behind and an unknown man demanded her money. She gave him her wallet and he fled. The suspect is described as a man wearing all dark clothing, 5’11”.

UNLAWFUL WOUNDING, 04/30/11, 1400 block of N. Adams Street. ON April 30 at 3 am, a man “head-butted” another man at a party during a disagreement. The victim had to seek medical treatment for a laceration. The suspect is known.

ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 04/28/11, 800 block of S. Greenbrier Street. On April 28 at 7:30 pm, a man assaulted his ex-girlfriend.

ASSAULT AND BATTERY, 05/03/11, 1300 block of S. Joyce Street. On May 3 at 7 pm, two women attempted to steal items from a pharmacy. When confronted by an employee, one suspect assaulted the employee. Both suspects were African American females in their early 20’s. The first suspect was 5’7″, 130 lbs, wore a tan and pink mesh shirt, black shorts, and carried a large brown purse. The second suspect was 5’2″, 140 lbs, and wore a teal one-piece outfit. The suspects drove off in a tan Chrysler sedan.

ASSAULT-ARREST, 05/02/11, 500 block of S. 23rd Street. On May 2 at 12:40 am, an intoxicated man threatened a bouncer with a knife. [A 40-year-old Arlington resident] was charged with Assault and Drunk in Public. He was held on a $2,000 bond.

BURGLARY, 04/28/11, 2100 block of N. Westmoreland Street. On April 28 between 8 am and 5:30 pm, an unknown subject forcibly entered an apartment and stole electronic items. There are no known suspects.

BURGLARY, 04/29/11, 6900 block of Fairfax Drive. On April 28 between 7 am and 6:30 pm, an unknown subject forcibly entered an apartment and stole various items. There are no known suspects.

BURGLARY, 05/02/11, 1200 block of S. Courthouse Road. Between 2:30 pm on April 30 and 10 am on May 1, an unknown subject entered an apartment and stole cash. There are no known suspects.

ATTEMPT BURGLARY, 05/01/11, 1600 block of Clarendon Boulevard. On May 1 at 9 pm, an unknown man walked into an occupied apartment. The suspect fled when confronted. He is described as an African American male in his late 20’s, 6’1″ with a slender build. He was wearing a short sleeve shirt and jeans.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (SERIES)-ARREST, 04/28/11, 5900 block of Washington Boulevard. On April 28 at 3:20 am, police responded to an area for subjects tampering with vehicles. Several vehicles were vandalized, and others had items stolen from within. One suspect was located. Jordan Norris, 20, of Arlington, was charged with Larceny from an Automobile. He was held on a $500 bond.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (SERIES), 04/28/11, 300 block of S. 6th Street. On April 28 between 8 am and 1:30 pm, an unknown subject broke into at least three vehicles in the same area. There is no suspect description.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (SERIES), 05/01/11, 800 block of Army Navy Drive. On May 1 between 4:30 pm and 6 pm, an unknown subject broke into at least five vehicles in the same parking garage. There is no suspect description.


5/01/11, MD 7EHV48, 1999 Oldsmobile Alero, green, 800 block of Army Navy Drive

5/03/11, VA XJA4742, 1989 Cadillac Cimarron, blue, 5300 block of S. 8th Road

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