Attempt Theft from Auto - Community Advisory

On December 11, 2013, at approximately 10:49 am, Takoma Park Police responded to the 6800 block of Prince George's Avenue for a report of an attempt theft from auto. The victim advised that at approximately 10:42 am, her car alarm began going off. When she looked out the window, she observed a suspect walking at a fast pace up Circle Avenue. Upon inspection of the vehicle, she noticed that the front passenger door was halfway closed. The suspect was described as a black male, medium build, average height (under 6 foot) last seen wearing a black jacket and blue jeans. Nothing was taken from the vehicle.

Investigation continues under case #13059449. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to please call us at 301-270-1100.

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