Soccer Field Skirmish, Attempted Robbery at Hotel, Indecent Exposure at Mall

A man struck another man in the head with a rock at a local soccer field.

Arlington police car; Patch archive photo
Arlington police car; Patch archive photo

The following are the most recent crimes in Arlington County, reported by Arlington County Police:

UNLAWFUL WOUNDING, 140515036, 4200 block of S. Four Mile Run Drive. On May 15 at 1:59 pm, a subject struck a victim in the head with a rock following a dispute on a soccer field. The victim was transported to the hospital with a large laceration on his forehead. Fekadu Gemechu, 33, of Alexandria, VA was arrested and charged with unlawful wounding. He was held on a secured bond.

ATTEMPTED ROBBERY, 140515023, at the Hilton Garden Inn, located in the 1300 block of N. Courthouse Road. At 11:20 am on May 15, an unknown subject allegedly attempted to rob a female victim at gunpoint outside of her hotel room. The suspect fled the scene on foot prior to taking anything from the victim. The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’6” tall and 160 lbs. He was wearing a gray jacket, tan pants and construction boots.

INDECENT EXPOSURE, 140515063, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street. At 6:25 pm on May 15, as the male victim was using the restroom, a male subject entered and began masturbating next to him. The victim did not wish to prosecute but the suspect, Stephen Labas, 54, of Washington, DC was banned from the mall.

BURGLARY, 140515055, 1300 block of S. Thomas Street. Between 9 am and 4:45 pm on May 15, an unknown subject(s) entered a residence and stole jewelry. There is no suspect(s) description.


05/15/14, VA 753431, 2007 Suzuki GSXR600, Black
5100 block of S. 11th Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140514069, 3500 block of N. 14th Street

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 140515011, 900 block of S. Longbridge Road

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 140515013, 3700 block of S. Columbia Pike

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 140515014, 3700 block of S. Columbia Pike

EMBEZZLEMENT, 140515021, 700 block of N. Glebe Road

GRAND LARCENY, 140515022, 4200 block of N. Wilson Boulevard

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140515027, 1800 block of N. Scott Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140515029, 1800 block of S. Columbia Pike

BREAKING & ENTERING, 140515033, 5000 block of S. Columbia Pike

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140515037, 800 block of S. Walter Reed Drive

FRAUD, 140515040, 900 block of N. Randolph Street

PETIT LARCENY, 140515044, 1000 block of S. Hayes Street

EMBEZZLEMENT, 140515045, 1100 block of S. Joyce Street

GRAND LARCENY, 140515054, 1200 block of S. Hayes Street

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 140515056, 1400 block of N. Patrick Henry Drive

DESTRUCTION OF PROPERTY, 140515057, 2400 block of N. Lee Highway

LARCENY FROM AUTO, 140515064, 1100 block of S. Hayes Street

ASSAULT, 140516006, 1100 block of N. Stuart Street

ASSAULT & BATTERY, 140516007, 2500 block of S. Wayne Court


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