Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report: 12/6/13 - 12/12/13

Arrests:

1300 blk. of University Blvd., on Saturday, December 7th at 6:34 p.m., a male 49, was arrested for trespassing, possession of drug paraphernalia, and theft.

 

Ward 1:

Residential Burglary

7200 blk. of Cedar Ave., on Wednesday, December 11th at 3:30 p.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered a residence through an unlocked side door and stole property.

Larceny

7300 blk. of Birch Ave. and 220 Spruce Ave., on Monday, December 9th at 2:43 p.m., a male 39, was arrested for stealing packages off porches.

Larceny from Vehicle

7400 blk. of Baltimore Ave., on Tuesday, December 10th at 6:45 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

6900 blk. of Laurel Ave., on Friday, December 6th at 1:20 a.m., officers responded to a larceny that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

Ward 2:

Larceny from Vehicle

600 blk. of Elm Ave., on Sunday, December 8th at 2:28 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

6800 blk. of Prince Georges Ave., on Wednesday, December 11th at 10:47 a.m., officers responded to a larceny that just occurred. An unknown male suspect attempted to gain entry into a vehicle, but fled when the car alarm went off.

Ward 3:

Larceny from Vehicle

6700 blk. of Eastern Ave., on Tuesday, December 10th at 2:16 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle, but did not steal any property.

Ward 4:

Robbery

7600 blk. of Maple Ave., on Wednesday, December 1th at 8:20 p.m., officers responded to a robbery that just occurred. A known male suspect approached a female victim and forcefully removed property from the victim’s pockets before fleeing in an unknown direction. The victim was not harmed.

Ward 5:

None

Ward 6:

Simple Assault

7400 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Sunday, December 8th at 6:42 p.m., officers responded to an assault that just occurred. A female suspect assaulted a male victim during an altercation that turned physical. No injuries occurred and no charges were filed.

Larceny

7600 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Tuesday, December 10th at 5:52 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) stole a wallet from a nail salon that was left unattended.

7400 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Saturday, December 7th at 1:14 p.m., officers responded to a theft that just occurred. A known male suspect stole property from a hotel room that was left unattended.

Larceny from Vehicle

 

7500 blk. of Wildwood Dr., on Tuesday, December 10th at 5:40 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

7500 blk. of Glenside Dr., on Tuesday, December 10th at 10:23 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and stole property.

1300 blk. of Elson Pl., on Sunday, December 8th at 9:27 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) entered and unlocked vehicle, but did not steal any property.

 

7200 blk. of 13th Pl., on Friday, December 6th at 4:00 a.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) broke a vehicle window to gain entry and stole property.

Auto Theft

1300 blk. of Elson Pl., on Sunday, December 8th at 7:00 a.m., officers responded to an auto theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) attempted to steal an unlocked green 2004 Chrysler Pacifica, but were unsuccessful.

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