AlexandriaThese were among incidents recently reported by the Alexandria Police Department. For more information, call 703-838-4636.
ROBBERIESKING ST., 1600 block, 8:34 p.m. Feb. 17. A gunman robbed a business of cash.
VAN DORN ST. S., 500 block, 10:10 a.m. Feb. 16. During a robbery, two males entered a business and one displayed a gun, and a third remained in a car.
MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTSBEAUREGARD ST. N., 2200 block, 2 to 8 a.m. Feb. 18. A white 1994 Ford Crown Victoria was stolen. BRADDOCK RD. E., 400 block, 7:30 a.m. Feb. 15. A silver 2000 GMC Denali was stolen.
KENMORE AVE., 4700 block, 7:30 a.m. Feb. 17. A black 1998 Lincoln Continental was stolen.
KENMORE AVE., 4800 block, 7 p.m. Feb. 17 to 7 a.m. Feb. 18. A black 2000 Ford Crown Victoria was stolen.
MADISON ST., 1000 block, 8:30 a.m. to 6:50 p.m. Feb. 21. A white 1990 Nissan Maxima was stolen.
MARIS AVE., 5100 block, 12:30 p.m. Feb. 18 to 7:30 a.m. Feb. 19. A gold 1996 Ford Crown Victoria was stolen.
QUAKER HILL DR., 1200 block, 8 p.m. Feb. 16 to midnight Feb. 17. A blue 2002 Dodge Caravan was stolen.
ArlingtonThese were among incidents recently reported by the Arlington County Police Department. For more information, call 703-228-4050 or visit
ASSAULTSCOLUMBIA PIKE, 5000 block, 7 p.m. Feb. 17. During an argument outside a restaurant, a man stabbed a male in the abdomen twice and fled in a vehicle occupied by several people. The male was taken to a hospital. GLEBE RD. N., 300 block, 2:09 a.m. Feb. 18. During an argument, a man stabbed a male in the arm with a corkscrew. The male was taken to a hospital and treated for a deep cut. An Arlington man, 20, was charged with malicious wounding.
ABDUCTIONSLEE HWY., 1400 block, 10:05 a.m. Feb. 19. A female motorist was involved in a traffic altercation with an occupant of a red sport utility vehicle on Key Bridge in D.C. The woman drove across the bridge to Arlington and was stopped at a traffic light when a gunman allegedly got out of the SUV and entered her car. He reportedly forced her to drive, followed by someone driving the SUV. The woman was then forced into her vehicle's trunk. She used her cellphone to call a friend, who notified police. The kidnapper then allegedly forced her to deliver a package to a home in an unidentified location, then forced her to get into the front passenger seat while he drove. The man eventually stopped and got into the SUV. Police, with the help of the cellphone company, located the uninjured woman driving her vehicle on eastbound Interstate 66 near Lee Highway.
ROBBERIESGLEBE RD. S., 1600 block, 6:20 to 6:25 p.m. Feb. 15. A gunman entered a convenience store, demanded cash and hit a male employee in the face with the weapon. The male threw merchandise at the robber, who fired the gun and beat him again with the gun. The gunman fled without property. The employee reportedly received minor injuries from the gunshot. JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY., 1700 block, 9:11 p.m. Feb. 16. A male grabbed a purse from a woman outside a hotel while another male showed a gun. The robbers then fled. A police canine team tracked the robbers to a Metro station and located a suspect. An 18-year-old Suitland, Md., man was charged with robbery.
WILSON BLVD., 4500 block, 6:45 a.m. Feb. 19. A male armed with a gun grabbed a female pedestrian, demanded her purse and fled after she screamed. Nothing was reported taken.
PEEPING TOM INCIDENTSSTUART ST. N., 1000 block, 1:55 a.m. Feb. 18. A man was seen peering into an apartment window.
THEFTS/BREAK-INSADAMS ST. S., 2700 block, 6 p.m. Feb. 17 to 9:45 a.m. Feb. 18. Electronic devices and accessories were stolen from two vehicles entered by smashing windows. FAIRFAX DR. N., 4200 block, 4:54 a.m. Feb. 18. A man entered a business by disabling a lock. Police responded, and a District man, 44, was taken into custody after he fled through a side door. He was charged with burglary, possession of burglary tools and grand theft.
FAIRFAX DR., 4300 block, 7 p.m. Feb. 17 to 7:30 a.m. Feb. 19. Cash was stolen from a business entered by forcing a door.
GLEBE RD. N., 800 block, 5 p.m. Feb. 17 to 11:33 p.m. Feb. 18. Cash was stolen from a business entered by forcing a door.
GREEN BRIER ST. S., 800 block, 10:30 p.m. Feb. 18 to 5:20 a.m. Feb. 19. An attempt was made to enter an apartment by forcing a door.
HARRISON ST. N., 2100 block, Feb. 17 to Feb. 19. Property was stolen from vehicles.
HUNTINGTON ST. N., 2100 block, Feb. 17 to Feb. 19. Property was stolen from vehicles.
INGLEWOOD ST. N., 2100 block, Feb. 17 to Feb. 19. Property was stolen from vehicles.
JEFFERSON DAVIS HWY., 2800 block, 2:30 to 9 p.m. Feb. 18. Two vehicles were entered by smashing windows. Cash was stolen from one.
MILITARY RD., 3600 block, 12:56 p.m. Feb. 17. An attempt was made to enter a residence by damaging a door.
STUART ST. N., 900 block, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 17 to 10 a.m. Feb. 18. Cash was stolen from a business entered by forcing a lock.
WILSON BLVD., 4200 block, 5 p.m. Feb. 17 to 7:30 a.m. Feb. 19. Cash was stolen from a business entered by forcing a door.
21ST. N., 5400 block, Feb. 17 to Feb. 19. Property was stolen from vehicles.
MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTSCOURTHOUSE RD. S., 400 block. A red 2005 Kia Sedona was stolen.
KENWOOD ST. S., 2500 block. A stolen blue 2002 Dodge Caravan was recovered.
NELSON ST. S., 2100 block. A green 1995 Toyota Camry was stolen.
WISE ST. S., 100 block, 2:03 p.m. Feb. 15. A male who carjacked a vehicle in Prince George's County abandoned the car in Arlington's Penrose neighborhood and fled on foot.
WOODROW ST. S., 3000 block. A black 2005 Toyota Avalon was stolen.
-- Compiled by RIA MANGLAPUS