There were numerous burglaries, robberies and stolen vehicles in this week’s Arlington County crime report. Among them were two separate reports of golf clubs stolen from storage units in Courthouse.
BURGLARY, 11/15/12, 1400 block of N. Taft Street. Between October 15 and November 15 at 7:30 pm, an unknown subject(s) broke into a storage unit. The victim reported her golf clubs were missing. There is no suspect(s) description.
BURGLARY, 11/19/12, 1400 block of N. Taft Street. Between August 15 and November 19 at 6:30 pm, an unknown subject(s) cut the Master lock of a storage unit and stole golf clubs. There is no suspect(s) description.
On Monday, a man dressed in a Spandex bicycle suit stole cartons of Newport cigarettes from the CVS Pharmacy in Rosslyn.
COMMERCIAL BURGLARY, 11/27/12, 1100 block of N. Wilson Boulevard. At 3:50 am on November 26, a suspect broke the glass of the front entrance door of the CVS pharmacy. Once inside, he stole numerous cartons of Newport cigarettes. The suspect is a black male, approximately in his mid 20’s to mid 30’s in age, 6’0” tall and 180 lbs. He was wearing a spandex bicycle suit, yellow safety vest, brown beanie and white sneakers at the time of the incident.
Last week, someone ruined Christmas by stealing presents from an apartment closet in Ballston.
BURGLARY, 11/26/12, 900 block of N. Stafford Street. Between 5 pm on November 19 and 11 am on November 26, an unknown suspect(s) entered an apartment and stole two shopping bags of assorted Christmas gifts from a closet. There is no suspect(s) description.
The rest of this week’s crime report, after the jump.
ROBBERY, 11/17/12, 4000 block of N. 9th Street. At 1:30 am on November 17, while a female victim was walking home from the Ballston Metro, a male subject riding a bicycle took her purse and rode away. The suspect was described as a Hispanic male, approximately 30 years of age with short dark hair. He was wearing blue jeans and a khaki jacket at the time of the incident.
ARMED ROBBERY, 11/21/12, 1900 block of N. Daniel Street. At 11:22 pm on November 20, a victim was robbed at gunpoint during an attempt to buy 8 iPhones from a subject. The subject fled the scene with $4,400 cash and the victim’s cell phone. The suspect is described as a black male in his mid 20’s, approximately 5’7” tall and 210 lbs. He was wearing all dark clothing with a black hat.
ROBBERY, 11/21/12, 4300 block of N. Wilson Boulevard. On November 21 at 6:10 pm, a victim was allegedly robbed of his wallet by an unknown subject in the breezeway area behind the listed address. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 35 years old, 5’9” tall and 150 lbs. The subject was wearing all dark clothing with a scarf over his face during the incident.
ROBBERY, 11/25/12, 3100 block of N. Lee Highway. On November 25 at 1:46 am, an unknown subject entered a pharmacy store, placed several boxes of soap into a bag and attempted to leave the store without paying. When confronted by an employee, the subject stated he had a gun and fled the scene on foot. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 50 years old, 5’7” tall and 150 lbs. He was wearing a grey coat, blue shirt and black pants at the time of the incident.
ATTEMPTED RAPE, 11/22/12, 4300 block of N. Henderson Road. At 7:54 pm on November 22, a suspect kicked in the front door of his ex-girlfriend’s apartment and began punching her in the face. The suspect then pinned her against a wall and attempted to rape her. The victim’s boyfriend came out of the bathroom and confronted the suspect, calling 911 as the suspect fled the scene on foot. Police located the suspect at a nearby apartment. Mario Antonio Aroche Perez, 36, of Arlington, VA, was arrested and charged with attempted rape, burglary and providing a false ID to police. He was held without bond.
SEXUAL BATTERY, 11/24/12, 3100 block of N. Wilson Boulevard. On November 24 at 8:48 pm, a drunk subject entered the lobby of an office building and began touching a female victim. Police located the subject in the lobby. Lelis Reyes, 34, of Arlington, VA, was arrested and charged with sexual battery, drunk in public and failure to ID to law enforcement.
BRANDISHING A FIREARM, 11/16/12, 200 block of S. 23rd Street. At 8:31 pm on November 16, an unknown subject was engaged in a verbal altercation with a victim in a parking garage and pulled out a handgun. The suspect made threatening remarks and fled the scene on foot. The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5’6” tall with a skinny build and blonde hair. He was wearing a black t-shirt with white lettering and black jeans at the time of the incident.