Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report - 11/22/13 - 12/5/13

Arrests:

8600 blk. of Flower Ave., on Tuesday, December 3rd at 12:30 a.m., a male 28, was arrested for possession with the intent to distribute marijuana.

7400 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Monday, December 2nd at 3:15 p.m., a male 40, was arrested for disorderly conduct and failure to obey a lawful order.

7500 blk. of Maple Ave., on Monday, December 2nd at 9:25 a.m., a male 60, was arrested for having an open traffic warrant.

Ward 1:

Larceny from Vehicle

6900 blk. of Laurel Ave., on Sunday, December 1st at 10:30 a.m., officers responded to a theft that just occurred. Unknown suspect(s) broke a vehicle window to gain entry and stole property.

7000 blk. of Carroll Ave., on Saturday, December 30th at 7:30 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) broke a vehicle window to gain entry and stole property.

Unit blk. of Barclay Ave., on Friday, December 29th at 10:48 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) cut a vehicle soft top to gain entry and stole property.

Ward 2:

Robbery

900 blk. of East West Hwy., on Monday, November 25th at 11:23 p.m., officers responded to an attempted robbery that just occurred. An unknown male suspect approached a male victim and asked for money. When the victim declined the suspect implied he had a weapon and demanded the money. The victim was able to flee and called police.

Ward 3:

Residential Burglary

6400 blk. of Eastern Ave., on Sunday, December 1st at 11:30 a.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) forced entry into a residence through a front door and stole property.

7100 blk. of Sycamore Ave., on Friday, November 22nd at 9:01 p.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered a residence by unknown means and stole property.

Ward 4:

None

Ward 5:

Larceny from Vehicle

7100 blk. of 14th Ave., on Sunday, December 1st at 4:30 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

Aggravated Assault

7600 blk. of Carroll Ave., on Sunday, December 1st at 11:05 a.m., officers responded to an assault that occurred earlier. A male 34, was arrested for assaulting a male victim with a knife during an altercation that turned physical. The victim suffered minor injuries.

Commercial Burglary

8600 blk. of Flower Ave., on Wednesday, December 4th at 9:56 a.m., officers responded to an attempted burglary that occurred overnight. Two unknown male suspects broke a business door to gain entry, but did not steal any property.

Larceny from Vehicle

8400 blk. of Flower Ave., on Thursday, December 5th at 1:04 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

Ward 6:

Robbery

1100 blk. of University Blvd., on Tuesday, December 3rd at 12:33 a.m., officers responded to a robbery that just occurred. An unknown male suspect approached a male victim as he walked toward a bank and forcefully snatched the victims deposit bag before fleeing the scene. The victim was not injured.

900 blk. of University Blvd., on Saturday, November 30th at 9:40 p.m., officers responded to a robbery that just occurred. An unknown male suspect entered a gas station, brandished a pocket knife, and demanded money from the clerk. The clerk complied and the suspect fled in an unknown direction.

Commercial Burglary

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Saturday, November 30th at 4:59 a.m., officers responded to an attempted burglary that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) broke a pharmacies window to gain entry, but did not steal any property.

Larceny

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Friday, December 29th at 3:30 p.m., officers responded to a theft that just occurred. Unknown suspect(s) stole a purse when it was left unattended in a shopping cart.

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Friday, November 22nd at 12:00 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. A known male suspect stole a TV from a hotel room that he was staying in and fled the scene.

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