Crime Report: Mount Vernon

Crime Report: Mount Vernon

The following incidents were reported by the Mount Vernon District Police Station.

ROBBERY: 8400 block of Richmond Highway, Jan. 13, 12:00 a.m. The victim was approached by a man that showed a handgun and demanded his personal belongings and cash. The victim was not injured and the suspect was described as a black man dressed in all black clothing.

STOLEN AUTO: 4000 block of Ferry Landing Rd, Jan. 9, 8:55 p.m. Officers were dispatched to a single-car crash where the driver left the scene. A 20-year-old man from Washington, D.C., was found walking near the scene. He admitted to the crash, and was in possession of a concealed gun with the serial number removed. The car was discovered to be stolen from Prince George's County. The man was arrested and charged with concealed weapon, stolen firearm, hit and run, provide false identification to law enforcement, possession of stolen property, and unauthorized use.

STOLEN AUTO / PURSUIT: 2800 Beacon Hill Road (7-11), Jan. 1, 11:30 p.m. The victim’s silver 2016 Toyota Prius, VA tag VKW8981, was stolen in the 7-11 parking lot after she left her keys in the ignition. An officer spotted the car and it sped away near Route 1 near Huntington Avenue. The officer was unable to catch up to the car.

UNLAWFUL ENTRY: 2600 block of Arlington Drive, between Jan. 4 and Jan. 8. The property manager for the apartment complex found a broken window on one of his units. The thermostat had been raised inside. This unit also had a broken window last week.

MALICIOUS WOUNDING: 3100 Lockheed Blvd. (7-Eleven), Jan. 4, 10:11 a.m. Officers were called to a fight between two men in the parking lot of 7-Eleven. One man had a small puncture wound in his torso. A 60-year-old man from Alexandria was arrested and charged with malicious wounding. The victim was taken to a local hospital with injuries that were not life-threatening.

ASSAULT ON A LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER: 5800 block of Cameron Run Terrace, Jan. 6, 6:44 p.m. Officers were investigating a trespassing and assault complaint. During the investigation, a man became irate and assaulted an officer. The 45-yold man of no fixed address was charged with assault on a law enforcement officer and drunk in public.

JAN. 14


2200 block of Harvard Drive, wallet from vehicle

8400 block of Richmond Highway, property from residence

1900 block of Chain Bridge Road, merchandise from business

8200 block Russell Road, merchandise from business

3100 block of Lockheed Boulevard, merchandise from business

JAN. 11


5500 block of Mount Vernon Memorial Highway, ring from residence

6600 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business

7700 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business

8800 block of Richmond Highway, liquor from business

JAN. 9


200 block of Denfield Drive, tools from vehicle

8300 block of Pondside Terrace, tools from vehicle

7700 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business

2500 block of Sherwood Hall Lane, cell phone from location


3200 block of Lockheed Boulevard, 2013 Ford Expedition

JAN. 8


1600 block of Belle View Boulevard, merchandise from business

2300 block of Huntington Avenue, merchandise from business

6600 block of Richmond Highway, bank card from location

6300 block of South Kings Highway, beer from business


2400 block of Fairhaven Avenue, 2002 Mercedes Benz 300

JAN. 7


7200 block of Beechwood Road, earrings and cash from residence

5800 block of Cameron Run Terrace, license plate from vehicle

6600 block of East Wakefield Drive, documents from vehicle

8000 block of Richmond Highway, merchandise from business