On July 22 at 11:22 a.m., two men became engaged in a verbal altercation in the 400 block of 23rd Street South, which escalated when one of the combatants threw a bottle toward the other and then physically assaulted him, Arlington police said.
The victim suffered what police described as serious but non-life-threatening injuries, and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
Responding officers developed a suspect description based on witness interviews and evidence located at the scene, police said.
The suspect – 32-year-old Cleavon Hailes of the District of Columbia – was located in the 1800 block of Richmond Highway and charged with aggravated malicious wounding. He was held without bond.