Crime Report: Peepers, Creepers

Police are investigating a string of creepy crimes in North Arlington.

Early Monday morning, a suspect was seen peeping into a bedroom window in Cherrydale.

PEEPING TOM, 140203028, 2100 block of N. Taylor Street. On February 3 at 2:15pm, a victim reported that around 1am that previous night, while he was sleeping, his girlfriend awoke and saw an unknown subject’s shadow looking into the bedroom window. The victim then yelled and the suspect fled. There is no suspect description.

Later Monday morning, a man in the North Highland neighborhood allegedly ran up and touched a woman’s behind while pleasuring himself.

SEXUAL BATTERY, 140203015, 1600 block of N. 21st Street. On February 3 at 9:56am, a suspect touched a victim’s buttocks as she walked past him and then she turned to see the suspect masturbating. The victim fled the scene. The suspect is described as an approximately 5’9″ white or Hispanic male in his thirties. At the time of the incident the suspect was wearing red plaid pajama pants and a multi-colored headband. The investigation is ongoing.

Monday evening, a woman in Lyon Park reported that someone had moved a lawn chair in her backyard and used it to peep into her bedroom.

PEEPING TOM, 140203047, 700 block of N. Cleveland Street. On February 3 at 7:02pm, a victim reported that between 1/30/14 and 2/3/14, an unknown subject had moved a lawn chair from her backyard to the side of her house, below a bedroom window. It appears that the suspect stood on the chair to see into the bedroom. There is no suspect description. 

The rest of this week’s Arlington County crime report, after the jump. All named suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty.

STRONG ARM ROBBERY, 140131006, 1200 block of N. Herndon Street. At 12:20 am on January 31, a 28 year-old male victim was stopped by two subjects on the sidewalk. One of the subjects held the victim’s throat while the other subject went through his pockets. The suspects fled the scene on foot with the victim’s keys. Suspect one is described as a Hispanic male, approximately 5’9″ tall and 160 lbs. He was wearing a red Under Armour sweatshirt and blue jeans at the time of the incident. Suspect two is described as a Hispanic male, 5’9″ tall and 160 lbs, wearing a black sweatshirt and jeans.

ARMED ROBBERY, 140131040, 2700 block of S. Eads Street. On January 31 at 1:54pm, a 37 year-old victim reported that she was robbed of her purse and cell phone by a Hispanic man with a gun. The subject handed the victim’s items to a second subject before they fled the scene towards Eads park. The first suspect is described as a Hispanic male, in his early twenties, and approximately 5’3″. He was wearing a dark knit hat, dark scarf covering his face, a dark coat, and jeans at the time of the incident. The second suspect is described as a Hispanic male in his early twenties with curly black hair, and approximately 5’5″ with a thin build. At the time of the incident he was wearing a black and blue hooded coat and dark pants.

ARMED ROBBERY, 140203049, 3100 block of S. Glebe Road. On February 3 at 8:26pm, a victim reported that three men held him at gunpoint and demanded his cell phone. The suspects stole the victim’s phone, wallet, and other belongings. The suspects then fled the scene. All three suspects were of medium build, ranging from 5’8″ to 6’0″ in height, and appeared approximately 17 to 18 years of age. The investigation is ongoing.

BURGLARY, 140130029, 1100 block of S. Thomas Street. At 9:21 am on January 30, a resident arrived home to find a juvenile subject standing outside his open apartment window with a backpack. The suspect fled on foot and police located him a few blocks away. The juvenile was charged.

BURGLARY, 140201014, 1800 block of N. Columbus Street. On February 1 between 3:05am and 3:15am, an unknown subject(s) broke into an occupied residence through a side entry door. The victim’s laptop was stolen. There is no suspect(s) description.

BURGLARY, 140203041, 2300 block of S. Pierce Street. On February 3 around 5:36pm, two victims returned home and noticed their belongings had been gone through. The victims had various electronics and jewelry that were stolen.  A window at the rear of the house was found broken. There is no suspect(s) description at this time.

BURGLARY, 140204050, 5900 block of N. 28th Street. On February 4 at 7:32pm, a neighbor heard a loud noise coming from the rear of a vacant residence and contacted police. Police arrived on scene and determined that copper piping had been removed from the property. There are no suspect(s) at this time.

BURGLARY, 140204012, 1600 block of N. Wilson Boulevard. On February 4 at 9:50am, a victim reported that an unknown suspect(s) had stolen copper wiring from the location. The incident appears to have occurred over a span of two months. There is no suspect(s) description.

LARCENY FROM AUTO (SERIES), 140204024, 2400 block of N. Fillmore Street. On February 4 between 7am and 12:10pm, several cars in a parking lot were broken into. Bags and purses were stolen from the vehicles. There is no suspect(s) description.


02/02/14, WXD7167 VA, 2005 Acura TL 4D, Black
4500 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive.


FAILURE TO ID, 140129010, 5100 block of S. 8th Road

THREATS, 140129017, 400 block of S. 12th Street

GRAND LARCENY, 140129026, 1500 block of N. Colonial Terrace

PETIT LARCENY, 140129045, 2200 block of S. Glebe Road

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140129049, 2300 block of N. Culpeper Street


ATTEMPTED BREAKING AND ENTERING, 140130002, 600 block of S. Carlin Springs Road

THREATS, 140130006, 2000 block of N. Key Boulevard

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 140130019, 5400 block of S. 8th Road

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 140130022, 2400 block of S. Oakland Street

TAMPERING WITH AUTO, 140130023, 2400 block of S. Oakland Street

PETIT LARCENY, 140130033, 1100 block of N. Irving Street

GRAND LARCENY, 140130034, 1100 block of N. Irving Street

ELUDING, 140130044, 1900 block of N. Daniel Street

EMBEZZLEMENT, 140130047, 1700 block of N. George Mason Drive

PETIT LARCENY, 140130054, 3700 block of N. Lee Highway

PETIT LARCENY, 140130055, 3700 block of N. Lee Highway

GRAND LARCENY, 140130057, 1200 block of S. Fern Street


FORGERY OF PUBLIC DOCUMENT, 140131020, southbound 395

LARCENY, 140131021, 800 block of S. Frederick Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140131024, 1500 block of N. Key Boulevard

FRAUD, 140131025, 2300 block of S. Eads Street

TRESPASSING, 140131027, 5800 block of N. Yorktown Boulevard

LARCENY OF PHONE, 140131032, 3100 block of Wilson Boulevard

GRAND LARCENY, 140131033, 2900 block of N. 2nd Street

PETIT LARCENY, 140131034, 800 block of S. Walter Reed Drive

LARCENY OF LICENSE PLATE, 140131053, 5800 block of S. Arlington Boulevard

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140131048, 800 block of S. Greenbrier Street

GRAND LARCENY, 140131063, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

PETIT LARCENY, 140131064, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140131073, 3200 block of N. Wilson Boulevard


NOISE COMPLAINT, 140201006, 2300 block of N. Clarendon Boulevard

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 140201029, 300 block of N. Irving Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140201030, 4300 block of S. Columbia Pike

GRAND LARCENY, 140201035, 2700 block of S. Arlington Mill Drive

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 140201040, 1200 block of N. Garfield Street

PETIT LARCENY, 140201043, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

SHOPLIFTING, 140201045, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street

ATTEMPTED LARCENY, 140201046, 3500 block of S. 6th Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140201053, 900 block of N. Jackson Street

STOLEN LICENSE TAGS, 140201055, 1900 block of S. Eads Street

GRAND LARCENY, 140201057, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

TRESPASSING, 140201067, 900 block of N. Stuart Street


ELUDING, 140202011, 5800 block of S. Arlington Boulevard

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 140202018, 5300 block of N. 5th Street

TRESPASSING, 140202025, 2700 block of N. Wilson Boulevard

GRAND LARCENY, 140202027, 300 block of N. Piedmont Street

GRAND LARCENY, 140202031, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140202042, 2000 block of N. 15th Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 140202052, 3700 block of Columbia Pike


GRAND LARCENY, 140203007, 1700 block of S. 14th Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY AUTO, 140203009, 800 block of N. Randolph Street

LARCENY, 140203011, 1300 block of N. Wilson Boulevard

GRAND LARCENY, 140203021, 3900 block of N. Wilson Boulevard

GRAND LARCENY, 140203033, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street

GRAND LARCENY, 140203039, 100 block of S. Old Glebe Road

GRAND LARCENY, 140203042, 800 block of N. Randolph Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 140203053, 1900 block of N. Fort Meyer Drive

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 140203051, 4200 block of N. Wilson Boulevard


GRAFFITI, 140131042, 800 block of S. Greenbrier Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140202015, 2300 block of S. Eads Street

GRAND LARCENY, 140204031, 3400 block of N. Washington Boulevard

GRAFFITI, 140204037, 900 block of N. Harrison Street

PETIT LARCENY, 140204038, 4300 block of S. Arlington Boulevard

FRAUD, 140204042, 2200 block of N. Westmoreland Street

PETIT LARCENY, 140204043, 1400 block of S. Hayes Street

ATTEMPTED GRAND LARCENY, 140204052, 2700 block of S. Lang Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140204053, 1800 block of N. Columbus Street

NOISE COMPLAINT, 140204059, 2900 block of N. Wilson Boulevard

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