Police say about 10 unlocked vehicles were tampered with and “items of value” stolen. From Arlington County Police:
LARCENY FROM AUTO (series), 2019-07200087/07200104/07200106/07200138/07200156, 1500 block of N. Johnson Street/3100 block of Key Boulevard/3100 block of Key Boulevard/3100 block of 17th Street N./1400 block of N. Hancock Street. At approximately 6:18 a.m. on July 20, police were dispatched to the report of a larceny from auto. Upon arrival, it was determined that between 11:00 p.m. on July 19 and 5:30 a.m. on July 20, two unknown suspects gained entry to approximately ten unlocked vehicles, tampered with items and stole items of value. Suspect One is described as a female, approximately 5’2″-5’8″, with a slim build and long, dark hair. Suspect Two is described as being approximately 5’2″-5’8″. The investigation is ongoing.
ACPD is continuing to urge residents to lock their car and home doors to prevent crimes of opportunity.
You’ve seen these messages nightly. Now we’re waiting for you to get on the #9PMRoutine!
Help prevent thefts from home, vehicles and businesses. Conduct a security check and verify that:
✅Valuables are secured
✅Home and vehicle are locked
✅Outdoor lights are activated pic.twitter.com/LhR8oymfGg
— ArlingtonCountyPD (@ArlingtonVaPD) July 23, 2019
Flickr pool photo by Kevin Wolf