News of crime and punishment across Arlington this week:


* On Oct. 27, police were dispatched to a home in Alexandria following an incident that had occurred in the 2900 block of South Glebe Road in Arlington.

According to police, the victim was walking in the area when he was approached by two men who demanded money. When the victim said he didn’t have any, one of the suspects brandished a knife and stabbed him, causing a laceration, police said.

The suspects fled the scene without any money. They are described as black males.

The victim was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.


* On Nov. 28 at 4:04 p.m., three individuals met in the 200 block of South Carlin Springs Road for a pre-arranged sale of goods, police said, but when the victim provided the suspect with the product and requested payment, the two suspects fled.

The victim chased the suspects for a brief period until one of the suspects threatened the victim, police said.

The suspects are described as Hispanic males, one 5’2”.


* On Nov. 26 at 3:55 a.m., police were dispatched to the 3000 block of Washington Boulevard for a report of a man with his pants down, exposing himself to those walking in the area.

A lookout was broadcast and police observed someone matching the description. According to police, the suspect actively resisted officers and ignored instructions.

The suspect – 54-year-old Michael Tomlin of no fixed address – was arrested and charged with indecent exposure, drunk in public and obstruction of justice.


* Sometime between Nov. 18 at 8:30 a.m. and Nov. 26 at 8:20 p.m., a home in the 1000 block of North Quincy Street was burglarized.

* Sometime between Nov. 23 at 9:30 a.m. and Nov. 24 at 11:50 p.m., a home in the 2100 block of North Quantico Street was burglarized.

* Sometime between Nov. 28 at 6 p.m. and Nov. 29 at 8 a.m., a business in the 1300 block of South Scott Street was burglarized.


* On Nov. 24 at 7:20 p.m., an Arlington officer on routine patrol observed a vehicle matching the description of one reported stolen out of Prince William County.

The officer conducted a traffic stop on Interstate 395 northbound at Army Navy Drive, police said.

The suspect – 25-year-old Brandon Williams of Spotsylvania – was arrested and served with outstanding warrants from Prince William County. He was held without bond.

* On Nov. 21 at 4:33 a.m., Arlington officers on routine patrol on Interstate 66 westbound and North Sycamore Street received a license-plate reader “hit” on a stolen vehicle.

A traffic stop was conducted and the driver was taken into custody without incident, police said.

The suspect – 33-year-old Terry Degeus of Fredericksburg – was arrested and charged with driving on a suspended or revoked license and served with outstanding warrants from Stafford County.

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