January 1, 2014
Takoma Park

These were among incidents recently reported by the Takoma Park Police Department. For information, call 301-891-7102.

ASSAULTS

Houston Ave., 600 block, 2:25 a.m. Dec. 18. A 32-year-old man was arrested in connection with the assault of a female during an argument.

Merrimac Dr., 900 block, 2:41 a.m. Dec. 14. A 41-year-old man was arrested in connection with the assault of a male and a female during an altercation. The injured female was taken to a hospital. The male reportedly received minor injuries.

ROBBERIES

University Blvd., 1000 block, 7:45 p.m. Dec. 14. Two males entered a business and demanded money from a male employee at gunpoint. The clerk told the robbers that an alarm had been activated, and the robbers fled empty-handed.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Circle Ave., 400 block, 8 a.m. Dec. 16. Property was stolen from two unlocked vehicles.

Elson Pl., 1300 block, 7:59 a.m. Dec. 13. Property was stolen from a vehicle entered by force.

Fenton St., 7600 block, 2 p.m. Dec. 14. Property was stolen from a vehicle entered by force.

Lincoln Ave., 400 block, 8:30 p.m. Dec. 13. Two flowerpots were stolen from a yard.

Maple Ave., 7500 block, 6:28 p.m. Dec. 18. The front license plate was stolen from a vehicle.

New Hampshire Ave., 6300 block, 9:45 a.m. Dec. 13 to 9:45 a.m. Dec. 13 . Two males at a gas station opened an unlocked car door while the vehicle owner was pumping gas and took her purse. They fled in another vehicle.

New Hampshire Ave., 6400 block, 5:40 p.m. Dec. 16. A female was pumping gas when someone opened her unlocked vehicle door and grabbed her purse. The thief fled in another vehicle.

Prince Georges Ave., 6900 block, 6:14 p.m. Dec. 16. Property was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Sycamore Ave., 7100 block, 1 p.m. Dec. 13. Property was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Auburn Ave., 700 block, 7:33 p.m. Dec. 16. A blue 2013 Hyundai Elantra was stolen.

— Compiled by Lisa M. Bolton

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