Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report: 9/13/13 - 9/19/13

Arrests:

7500 blk. of Maple Ave., on Wednesday, September 18th at 11:20 a.m., a male 20, was arrested for having an open theft warrant.

7400 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Sunday, September 15th at 11:40 p.m., a male 23, was arrested for driving on a suspended license, making false statements, and possession of marijuana.

7100 blk. of Willow Ave., on Saturday, September 14th at 12:30 a.m., two males both 31, were arrested for possession of cocaine.

Ward 1:

Residential Burglary

7300 blk. of Baltimore Ave., on Monday, September 16th at 7:30 p.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked residence and stole property.

Larceny

7000 blk. of Carroll Ave., on Sunday, September 15th at 10:00 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) stole two bicycles that were chained to a fence post.

7600 blk. of Takoma Ave., on Friday, September 13th at 2:40 p.m., officers responded to a theft that just occurred. Unknown suspect(s) stole property that was left unattended in a classroom.

7600 blk. of Fenton St., on Tuesday, September 17th at 1:55 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) stole property that was left unattended on in a library.

Larceny from Vehicle

700 blk. of Boston Ave., on Sunday, September 15th at 8:00 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

Ward 2:

None

Ward 3:

Residential Burglary

7000 blk. of Woodland Ave., on Friday, September 13th at 6:30 a.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) removed a window screen to gain entry into a residence and stole property.

Ward 4:

None

Ward 5:

Simple Assault

8300 blk. of Roanoke Ave., on Wednesday, September 18th at 7:37 a.m., officers responded to an assault that just occurred. A known male suspect assaulted a female victim during an altercation that turned physical. The victim suffered minor injuries.

8300 blk. of Flower Ave., on Friday, September 13th at 1:57 p.m., officers responded to an assault in progress. A male victim asked a known male suspect to move his vehicle from the victim’s parking space. The suspect refused and brandished a pocket knife before leaving the scene. The victim fled and called the police.

Residential Burglary

8100 blk. of Roanoke Ave., on Wednesday, September 18th at 4:57 p.m., officers responded to a burglary that just occurred. A male victim heard an unknown suspect enter his residence through an unlocked front door while he was home. The male called out and the suspect fled in an unknown direction without stealing anything.

Larceny from Vehicle

600 blk. of Houston Ave., on Tuesday, September 17th at 7:05 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered and unlocked car and stole property.

600 blk. of Houston Ave., on Tuesday, September 17th at 8:25 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) broke a vehicle window to gain entry and stole property.

Ward 6:

Larceny

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Sunday, September 15th at 5:03 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) stole property that was left unattended from a business.

Larceny from Vehicle

7400 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Wednesday, September 18th at 3:32 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) broke a vehicle window to gain entry and stole property.

Auto Theft

1100 blk. of University Blvd., on Friday, September 13th at 2:10 p.m., officers responded to an auto theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) stole a blue 1998 Toyota Corolla by unknown means from a parking lot. The vehicle was later recovered unoccupied.

7300 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on September 17th at 12:30 a.m., officers responded to an auto theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) stole a Black/Red 2011 Yamaha R6 motorcycle by unknown means from a parking lot.