A 13-year-old girl was touched inappropriately while walking home from school on Tuesday. From this week’s Arlington County crime report:
SEXUAL BATTERY, 06/21/11, 5500 block of Columbia Pike. On June 21 at 2:50 pm, a 13 year-old girl was walking home from school when an unknown male jogged toward her and touched her chest. The victim yelled and ran home. The suspect is described as a white Hispanic male in his 40’s of average height and build. He had a shaved head and was wearing a loose fitting blue t-shirt with white writing on the front and khaki shorts.
The rest of the crime report, including a man accused of setting his roommate’s car on fire, after the jump.
ARSON-ARREST, 06/22/11, 2600 block of Washington Boulevard. A man set fire to his roommate’s vehicle. Police located the suspect a short time later. John Hall, 26, of Arlington, was charged with Burning Personal Property and Use of Fire Bombs/Explosive Materials. He was held without bond.
BANK ROBBERY, 06/20/11, 2000 block of Wilson Boulevard. On June 20 at 3:30 pm, an unknown man entered a bank displaying a handgun. He demanded money, and once he received cash, fled. The suspect is described as an African American male in his late 20’s, 5’10” and 160 lbs. He was wearing black pants, a black hooded sweatshirt with sliver markings on the front, and a mask covering most of his face.
ASSAULT ON POLICE-ARREST, 06/14/11, 1600 block of N. George Mason Drive. On June 14 at 2:30 pm, a hospital patient assaulted a doctor. When police arrested the suspect, she resisted arrest and bit an officer. Marilene Lunnie, 59, of Falls Church, was charged with Assault and Battery and Assault and Battery on Law Enforcement. She was released on her own recognizance.
ASSAULT ON POLICE-ARREST, 06/22/11, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street. On June 21 at 5:30 pm, police were called to the mall for a disorderly group of females. Two 17 year olds were stopped. They lied about their identities and one assaulted a police officer. They were transported to detention.
BURGLARY (SERIES), 06/20/11, 1100 block of N. Utah Street. On June 20 between 3 pm and 5 pm, an unknown subject entered two residences in the same block and stole numerous items. There are no known suspects.
BURGLARY, 06/20/11, 3700 block of N. 7th Street. On June 20 between 1:45 pm and 4:45 pm, an unknown subject forcibly entered an apartment. Various items were stolen. There is no suspect description.
BURGLARY, 06/20/11, 6100 block of Lee Highway. On June 20 between 6:45 am and 5 pm, an unknown subject entered an unlocked residence and stole a computer and bicycle. There are no known suspects.
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY, 06/20/11, 700 block of N. Glebe Road. On June 19 at 7:30 pm, a man hid in a mall store after closing and stole money from the cash registers. The suspect is described as an African American male in his late 20’s.
EXPOSURE (SERIES)-ARREST, 06/19/11, 1600 block of Clarendon Boulevard and 1000 block of N. Daniel Street. On June 19 at 12:30 am, a woman was walking home when she observed a male sitting in the front passenger seat of a parked vehicle exposing himself. At 1:15 am, a different woman was walking from the metro when a man exposing himself confronted her. She ran from the area and called the police. Officers located the suspect in a vehicle matching the description of the first incident. King Cleveland Reed III, 39, of Alexandria, was charged with two count of Indecent Exposure. He was held on a $3,000 bond.
LARCENY FROM AUTO (SERIES), 06/17/11, Arlington Ridge Neighborhood. Between 7 pm on June 16 and 7 am on June 17, an unknown subject entered at least five unlocked vehicles in the same neighborhood. Various items were stolen and there is no suspect description.
LARCENY FROM AUTO (SERIES), 06/19/11, 800 block of Army Navy Drive. On June 18 between 5 pm and 9 pm, an unknown subject broke into at least two vehicles and stole various items. There are no known suspects.
6/15/11, Untagged, 2006 Roketa scooter, red, 700 block of S. Wayne Street
6/15/11, WA 963214, 2006 Kawasaki motorcycle, blue, 3500 block of S. Ball Street
6/15/11, VA 570790, 2007 Yamaha motorcycle, gray, 3000 block of S. Randolph Street
6/16/11, VA XNV1105, 2002 Toyota 4runner, gold, 3100 block of S. 6th Street
6/17/11, VA ZBL8987, 1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee, green, 2300 block of N. 11th Street
6/17/11, VA 661360, 2006 Suzuki motorcycle, blue, 2200 block of Crystal Drive
A large explosion, heard throughout Arlington, has rocked the Bluemont neighborhood after a police standoff.
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