The following information comes from the Arlington Police Department. When arrests are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Man Habitually Shoplifts Robitussin
An East Arlington employee reported at about 4:10 p.m. Monday that a male in his 30s had shoplifted two bottles of Robitussin cough medicine every day for the past two weeks. Through security footage and a follow-up investigation, police were able to identify a suspect.
‘Cowboy’ Steals Knee Brace from East Arlington Walgreens
A man wearing a cowboy hat and black leather vest shoplifted an adjustable knee brace from the East Arlington at about 6:55 p.m. Tuesday, a store employee told police.
Cash Stolen from Jam’n Java
An employee at Jam’n Java told police at about 10:25 a.m. Monday that someone had taken $120 from a cash register drawer in the coffee shop’s manager’s office.
Notable Incidents from Monday to Tuesday, June 4-5
7:44 p.m., Hillside Avenue, False fire alarm
7:12 p.m., Jason Street, Larceny
6:54 p.m., , Massachusetts Avenue, Shoplifting by concealing merchandise (see above)
3:42 p.m., Edgehill Road, Breaking and entering into a motor vehicle
10 a.m., Central Street, Motor vehicle crash, leaving the scene of property damage
Monday, June 4
9:36 p.m., Waldo Road, Assault and battery
8:51 p.m., Broadway, Improper use of credit card over $250
7:20 p.m., Highland Avenue, Motor vehicle crash without injury
6:31 p.m., Churchill Avenue, Bike larceny
4:12 p.m., , Massachusetts Avenue, Shoplifting by concealing merchandise (see above)
10:24 a.m., Jam’n Java, Massachusetts Avenue, Larceny under $250 (see above)
7:41 a.m., River Street, Breaking and entering at night for felony