Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report: 5/10/13 - 5/16/13

Arrests:

Intersection of New Hampshire Ave., and Larch Ave., on Wednesday, May 15th at 11:32 p.m., a male 23, was arrested for possession of marijuana.

7500 blk. of Maple Ave., on Wednesday, May 15th at 5:30 p.m., a female 39, was arrested for having an open failure to pay fine warrant.

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Sunday, May 12th at 4:23 p.m., a male 25, was arrested for having an open driving without a license warrant.

7700 blk. of Maple Ave., on Thursday, May 16th at 1:38 a.m., a female 21, was arrested for possession of marijuana.

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Wednesday, May 15th at 7:46 a.m., a male 27, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol and possession of marijuana.

7500 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Sunday, May 12th at 1:29 a.m., a male 27, was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol.

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Ward 1:

Larceny from Vehicle

7000 blk. of Carroll Ave., on Thursday, May 16th at 7:15 p.m., officers responded to a theft that just occurred. Unknown suspect(s) broke a vehicle window and stole a backpack.

Larceny

6900 blk. of Carroll Ave., on Wednesday, May 15th at 2:13 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. An unknown male suspect entered a yoga studio and stole a wallet from a locker.

Ward 2:

Larceny from Vehicle

400 blk. of Lincoln Ave., on Thursday, May 16th at 6:20 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle, rummaged through property, but did not steal anything.

6800 blk. of Prince Georges Ave., on Thursday, May 16th at 6:23 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) broke into a vehicle by unknown means and stole a purse.

900 blk. of Elm Ave., on Thursday, May 16th at 10:41 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) entered a vehicle by unknown means and stole multiple items.

Ward 3:

Residential Burglary

6700 blk. of Gude Ave., on Sunday, May 12th at 10:51 a.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered a residence by unknown means and stole a tv.

Larceny from Vehicle

7100 blk. of Sycamore Ave., on Sunday, May 12th at 1:50 p.m., officers responded to theft that just occurred. Unknown suspect(s) stole two cell phones from an unlocked vehicle.

Larceny

6300 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Thursday, May 16th at 4:58 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. An unknown male suspect stole an employee’s unattended wallet while the employee was away from the counter.

Larceny from Vehicle

6600 blk. of Poplar Ave., on Thursday, May 16th at 1:01 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole two briefcases.

Auto Theft

7100 blk. of Poplar Ave., on Monday, May 13th at 4:18 p.m., officers responded to an auto theft that occurred earlier. An unknown male suspect stole a burgundy 2008 Honda CHF50 moped that was left unsecured parked on the street.

6400 blk. of Kansas Ave., on Friday, May 10th at 8:30 a.m., officers responded to an attempted auto theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) damaged a vehicle door lock to gain entry and tampered with the ignition attempting to steal the vehicle, but were unsuccessful.

Ward 4:

None

Ward 5:

Auto Theft

8300 blk. of Roanoke Ave., on Sunday, May 12th at 10:46 a.m., officers responded to an auto theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) stole a green 1996 Jeep Cherokee Sport by unknown means from a parking lot.

Ward 6:

Robbery

1000 blk. of Larch Ave., on Thursday, May 16th at 12:42 p.m., officers responded to a robbery that just occurred. An unknown male suspect approached a male victim and asked to use the victim’s phone. The victim refused and the suspect forcibly took the victims phone from his pocket and fled. The victim was uninjured.

Larceny

1100 blk. of University Blvd., on Saturday, May 11th at 7:47 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. An unknown male suspect entered an employee only area in a business and stole an employee’s unattended backpack.