Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report: 8/23/13 - 8/29/13

Arrests:

900 blk. of Merrimac Dr., on Sunday, August 25th at 11:07 p.m., a male 25, was arrested for having an open driving without a license warrant.

7500 blk. of Maple Ave., on Friday, August 23rd at 6:01 p.m., a male 33, was arrested for having an open driving on a suspended license warrant.

7600 blk. of Maple Ave., on Thursday, August 29th at 9:27 a.m., a male 49, was arrested for having an open possession of marijuana and possession with intent to distribute warrant.

7500 blk. of Maple Ave., on Thursday, August 29th at 9:21 a.m., a male 28, was arrested for having an open driving while suspended warrant.

7400 New Hampshire Ave., on Tuesday, August 27th at 11:42 p.m., a male 28, was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of an open container.

7500 blk. of Maple Ave., on Tuesday, August 27th at 9:33 p.m., a female 29, was arrested for having an open 2nd degree assault warrant.

7500 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Monday, August 26th at 11:16 p.m., a female 31, was arrested for having an open driving without a license warrant.

Ward 1:

Residential Burglary

7500 blk. of Piney Branch Rd., on Tuesday, August 27th at 5:30 p.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) gained entry into a residence by forcing open a front door and stole property.

Larceny from vehicle

300 blk. of Philadelphia Ave., on Wednesday, August 28th at 2:03 a.m., officers responded to a theft in progress. An unknown male was observed inside the victims’ car when the victim confronted the suspect. The suspect fled the scene toward Holly Avenue before units arrived.

Ward 2:

Larceny from Vehicle

700 blk. of Devonshire Rd., on Tuesday, August 27th at 5:50 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

700 blk. of Devonshire Rd., on Tuesday, August 27th at 10:35 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred overnight. A male 17, was arrested for theft after entering an unlocked vehicle and stealing property.

Ward 3:

Residential Burglary

Unit blk. of Walnut Ave., on Monday, August 26th at 11:43 p.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) forced open a front door to a residence and stole property.

Unit blk. of Columbia Ave., on Thursday, August 29th at 9:58 a.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered a residence by removing an air conditioner window unit to gain entry and stole property.

 

6600 blk. of Eastern Ave., on Monday, August 26th at 5:00 p.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) forced open a front door to a residence to gain entry, but did not steal any property.

7000 blk. of Woodland Ave., on Friday, August 23rd at 9:15 p.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) made entry through an open window and stole property.

Commercial Burglary

200 blk. of Ethan Allen Ave., on Thursday, August 29th at 4:39 a.m., officers responded to a burglary that just occurred. Two unknown male suspects pried open a door to gain entry into a business but did not steal anything.

Ward 4:

Auto Theft

7600 blk. of Maple Ave., on Wednesday, August 28th at 7:47 a.m., officer responded to an auto theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) stole a 1994 Honda Accord by unknown means from a parking lot.

Ward 5:

None

Ward 6:

Auto Theft

7800 blk. of Lockney Ave., on Sunday, August 25th at 1:54 p.m., officers responded to an auto theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) stole a silver 1995 Honda Accord by unknown means from the street.