Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report: 11/1/13 - 11/7/13

Ward 1:

Robbery

6900 blk. of Laurel Ave., on Friday, November 1st at 4:41 a.m., officers responded to a robbery that just occurred. Two unknown male suspects approached a male victim as he was walking. The suspects demanded the victim’s property in a threatening manner and the victim complied. The suspects then fled toward Washington DC. The victim was not harmed.

Larceny from Vehicle

6500 blk. of Eastern Ave., on Tuesday, November 5th at 9:34 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) broke a vehicle window to gain entry and stole property.

Larceny

7100 blk. of Willow Ave., on Thursday, November 7th at 7:00 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) stole a rear license plate from a vehicle.

Ward 2:

Larceny

7200 blk. of Garland Ave., on Monday, November 4th at 11:12 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered a backyard and stole unsecured property.

Assault

900 blk. of East West Hwy., on Wednesday, November 6th at 9:24 p.m., officers responded to an assault that just occurred. A male suspect assaulted a male store clerk during an altercation that turned physical. The victim suffered minor injuries.

Ward 3:

Larceny from Vehicle

400 blk. of Elm Ave., on Wednesday, November 6th at 7:25 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

Ward 4:

None

Ward 5:

None

Ward 6:

Assault

7400 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Tuesday, November 5th at 9:00 p.m., a male 55, was arrested for assaulting a female victim during an altercation that turned physical. The victim suffered minor injuries.

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Saturday, November 2 at 12:26 a.m., officers responded to an assault that just occurred. A group of unknown male suspects assaulted a male victim during an altercation that turned physical. The victim suffered minor injuries.

Larceny

1300 blk. of University Blvd., on Friday, November 1st at 1:38 a.m., officers responded to a theft that just occurred. An unknown male suspect removed items from a store and fled without paying for them.

Arrests:

8600 blk. of Flower Ave., on Sunday, November 3rd at 4:59 p.m., a male 25, was arrested for possession of cocaine with the intent to sell and several open warrants.

7200 blk. of Truscott Ave., on Wednesday, November 6th at 3:06 a.m., a male 41, was arrested for having an open suspended license warrant and failure to pay child support warrant.

1100 blk. of Hammond Ave., on Tuesday, November 5th at 1:00 p.m., a female 51, was arrested for having an open destruction of property warrant.

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