Takoma Park Police Department Weekly Crime Report: 1/31/14 - 2/6/14

Arrests:

8200 blk. of Carroll Ave., on Monday, February 3rd at 11:42 p.m., a male 27, was arrested for driving with a suspended license and possession of marijuana.

7500 blk. of Maple Ave., on Saturday, February 1st at 4:28 p.m., a male 35, was arrested for having an open warrant.

Intersection of Carroll Ave. and Grant Ave., on Tuesday, February 4th at 9:56 a.m., a male 22, was arrested for assault on police, resisting arrest, failure to obey, disorderly conduct, and possession of marijuana.

 

Ward 1:

None

Ward 2:

Larceny from Vehicle

6800 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Friday, January 31st at 6:06 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) broke a vehicle window to gain entry and stole property.

Larceny

6800 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Friday, January 31st at 7:04 p.m., officers responded to a theft that just occurred. A known female suspect used an invalid credit card to pay for groceries.

Ward 3:

Larceny

6300 blk. of Westmoreland Ave., on Monday, February 3rd at 1:38 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) stole waste containers from outside a business.

110 blk. of Lee Ave., on Friday, January 31st at 3:30 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered a vacant residence and stole property.

Larceny from Vehicle

6300 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Monday, February 10:20 a.m., officer responded to a theft that just occurred. Unknown male suspect(s) pulled alongside the victim’s vehicle, broke the vehicle window, and stole property.

Ward 4:

None

Ward 5:

Larceny

7600 blk. of Flower Ave., on Monday, February 3rd at 4:30 p.m., officer responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) stole a laptop from an unlocked office.

Auto Theft

7400 blk. of Flower Ave., on Saturday, February 1st at 7:00 a.m., officers responded to an attempted auto theft that occurred overnight. Unknown suspect(s) entered an unlocked vehicle and attempted to steal the vehicle, but were unsuccessful.

Ward 6:

Residential Burglary

1000 blk. of University Blvd., on Saturday, February 1st at 1:30 p.m., officers responded to a burglary that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) entered an apartment by unknown means and stole property.

 

Larceny

900 blk. University Blvd., on Friday, January 31st at 12:30 a.m., a male 23, was arrested for failing to pay for a food bill.

7400 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Wednesday, February 5th at 2:47 p.m., officers responded to a theft that occurred earlier. Unknown suspect(s) stole a package that was left in front of the victim’s door.

Auto Theft

6900 blk. of New Hampshire Ave., on Saturday, February 1st at 12:23 p.m., officers responded to an auto theft. A male 48, was arrested by Greenbelt Police for stealing a victims rental truck in Takoma Park while helping the victim move.

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