Arlington County police received the following crime reports between July 29 and August 5 Attempted Murder
COLUMBIA PIKE, 3700 block at 6 p.m. July 27. A woman reported that the father of her son returned the son to her apartment and became violent after meeting a male friend of the woman's. The woman fled into another room and the father fired one shot into the door and another shot into the woman's bedroom. Police have issued a warrant for the arrest of a 42-year-old Arlington man on a charge of attempted murder. Sexual Offenses
ADAMS ST. N. between 4:30 a.m. and 5:15 a.m. July 27. A woman reported that she returned to her apartment after a date with a man who asked to come into her apartment to use the phone to call a cab. After pretending to use the phone, the man carried the woman into her bedroom and started to kiss her, When she said she was not interested, he became violent and threatened her if she did not comply. The woman eventually convinced him to talk, and he started crying. Police are investigating an attempted rape.
IRVING ST. N. at 11 p.m. Aug. 3. A women was sitting on her porch with a friend when a man walked by and exposed himself, calling "Help me! Help me!" He returned five minutes later and repeated the behavior. The woman screamed and the man ran away.
KENSINGTON ST. N. at 12:30 a.m. July 31. A teen-age boy was sleeping in a homemade fort in his back yard and a man came by, made homosexual comments and grabbed the boy. The boy was able to escape. Robberies
PARK DR., 0-100 block at 6 p.m. July 27. A boy collecting money for charity was approached by two teen-age boys who asked if he could fix a bicycle chain. He fixed one of the boy's bicycle chains and that boy knocked the collection carton out of his hand, grabbed it and rode off with about $16. Police have issued lookouts for a 14-year-old black male, 5 feet 2 inches, 110 pounds wearing maroon shorts, and a 13-year-old black male, 5 feet, 85 pounds, wearing tan shorts.
WILSON BLVD., 5500 block at 9 a.m. Aug. 1. Plainclothes policemen observed a man enter a store, pull a mask over his face and rob the clerk of $30, according to the report. They arrested a 27-year-old Arlington man when he left the store.
24TH ST. S., 1400 block at 10 a.m. Aug. 2. An 11-year-old boy walking through Shirley Park was approached by four boys riding two mopeds. They demanded money and when the boy said he didn't have any, they took his book bag, swung it around and kicked him, according to the boy. Police have issued lookouts for a 16-year old black male wearing a dark brown pullover shirt, light blue shorts and Nike tennis shoes, and a 15-year old white male with a small mole on the left side of his nose, short brown hair, wearing a white t-shirt, blue jeans, blue tennis shoes with four white stripes and a blue comb in his back left pants pocket. Assault and Battery
11TH ST. N. 2300, block at 10 p.m. July 28. A man who had left his apartment unlocked while visiting his neighbor returned to find his living room demolished. When the man went into his bedroom, a man jumped him and began beating him. Thefts/Breakins
BUCHANAN ST. S., 900 block at 7 p.m. July 28. A Canon camera was taken from a residence. Entry was through a door that had a key left in the lock.
FOUR MILE RUN DR. S., 4600 block between noon and 8:30 p.m. Aug. 1. A 16 gauge double-barrel shotgun and a 16 inch J.C. Penny color television were taken from a residence. There was no sign of forced entry.
JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY. S., 1200 block between 3 and 4 p.m. Aug. 2. A 10-inch miter box and 3-inch Black and Decker belt sander were taken from a business. Entry to the storage room was through a hole cut in sheet rock.
LEE HWY., 4600 block between 5 p.m. Aug. 1 and 8 a.m. Aug. 2. Four prescription pads were taken from a doctor's office. Entry was through a broken window in the waiting room.
OAKLAND ST. S., 2400 block. A Motobecane moped was taken from a tool shed. Entry was by cutting a padlock on the shed door.
QUINTANA ST. N., 1800 block between 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. July 28. King Richard flatware, some Arlington County school board paychecks and jewelry were taken from a residence. Entry was by breaking a pane of glass on a kitchen door.
RANDOLPH ST. S., 2000 block between 1 and 3 a.m. Aug. 1. A purse containing a watch and about $40 was taken from a residence. There was no sign of forced entry.
SCOTT ST. S., 900 block between 8:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Aug. 1. About $200 was taken from a residence. Entry was through a pane of glass removed from the back door.
VIETCH ST. S., 2600 block between 11 p.m. July 31 and 7:30 a.m. Aug. 1. A purse containing identification cards was taken from a residence. Entry was through an unlocked kitchen window.
FIFTH ST. N., 3900 block between 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. July 30. A purse containing about $300 was taken from a residence. There was no sign of forced entry.
22ND ST. S., 1400 block between 8:30 p.m. July 28 and 5 a.m. July 29. A Technics receiver and a Hitachi cassette tape deck were taken from a residence. Entry was gained by punching a hole in a wooden garage door.
26TH ST. N., 4900 block between 10:30 p.m. July 28 and 8 a.m. July 29. Entry was gained to a residence by removing a bolt lock from a basement door. Nothing was reported stolen. Other
QUINCY ST. S., 1600 block between noon and 2 p.m. Aug. 3. A man followed a girl walking down the street and tried several times to persuade her to enter his car. The girl became frightened and ran home. Police have issued a lookout for a white male in his 30s, tall and thin, with a beard and moustache with gray streaks, and possible tattoo on his left arm, driving a dark Pontiac T-1000 with tinted windows.