(Updated at 2:20 p.m.) A man was awoken last week when another man barged into his bedroom and attempted to beat him with a cane, according to the latest Arlington County crime report.
The alleged incident happened last Tuesday morning. The victim suffered injuries to his hands from the cane and was also punched in the head, according to police. He required stitches for his injuries, we’re told.
From the crime report:
MALICIOUS WOUNDING, 02/26/13, 4000 block of N. 7th Street. At 9:05 am February 26, a subject forced entry into a room where a victim was sleeping. The subject swung a cane at the victim and then began to punch the victim several times in the face. The victim attempted to flee the room to safety, but the subject bit the victim on his upper left leg. The victim was eventually able to break free and had to flee the room through a window to get to safety. A roommate of the victim was able to call the police. Both the victim and the suspect were transported to Virginia Hospital Center for their injuries. Hubert Leon Willoughby, 52, of Arlington, VA was arrested and charged with malicious wounding. He is currently being held without bond.
The rest of the crime report, after the jump.
BURGLARY, 02/26/13, 800 block of S. Irving Street. Between 10 am and 8 pm on February 26, an unknown subject(s) allegedly forced entry into a residence and stole several items. There is no suspect(s) description.
BURGLARY, 03/01/13, 1200 block of N. Jefferson Street. Between 10:30 am and 3 pm on March 1, an unknown subject(s) entered a residence and stole various items to include money, video game consoles and a laptop. There is no suspect(s) description.
BURGLARY, 03/02/13, 4400 block of S. 31st Street. Between 3 pm on March 1 and 2 am on March 2, an unknown subject(s) entered a residence and stole numerous items to include a television and bed sheets. There is no suspect(s) description.
BURGLARY, 03/04/13, 1700 block of N. Harvard Street. Between 12:00 pm and 1:05 pm on March 4, an unknown subject(s) forced entry into a residence through a back door and stole various items to include jewelry. The suspect vehicle is described as a silver Toyota FJ Cruiser. The subject is described as a young black male wearing dark colored clothing and a hat.
02/25/13, PA GCJ7339, 2006 Chevrolet Impala, Silver, 2100 block of N. Military Road
02/27/13, VA WUU6235, 2013 Volkswagen Pasat, Silver (Tags Only), 4400 block of N. 4th Street
03/01/13, TX AP03402, 1996 Dodge Ram, Maroon, 3500 block of S. Ball Street
03/01/13, VA 671054, 2011 Suzuki GSXR 750 Motorcycle, Black, 5500 block of S. Columbia Pike
03/04/13, VA XND3504, 2002 Honda Accord, White (Tags Only), 1400 block of S. George Mason Drive
03/04/13, 2012 Tazhou Moped, Blue, 1200 block of S. Taylor Street