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Crime Report

Thursday, April 30, 2009

These were among incidents reported recently by the Metropolitan Police Department. For more information, call your police district station.

Northeast

ROBBERIES

ABBEY PL., 1100 block, 7:45 to 7:51 p.m. April 16. Three females assaulted a female pedestrian and took cash.

BLADENSBURG RD., 800 block, 2 to 2:10 p.m. April 15. A male assaulted a female pedestrian and took cash.

E ST., 800 block, 9:45 to 10 a.m. April 18. A male with a knife robbed a male pedestrian of a Global Positioning System device.

EASTERN AVE., 3400 block, 1:50 to 2:05 a.m. April 21. A male with a knife robbed a cabdriver of cash. An arrest was made.

EASTERN AVE., 5900 block, 3 to 4 a.m. April 19. A male forced a male driver from his parked vehicle. The robber got into the vehicle, and the motorist pleaded to be allowed to keep the vehicle. The motorist got into the front passenger seat and said he would obtain money from his residence to give to the robber in return for the vehicle. The robber drove to the motorist's residence on New York Avenue NW, where the motorist got out and entered his residence. The robber then fled with the vehicle.

ECKINGTON PL., 1500 block, 10:20 p.m. April 15. A male assaulted a female pedestrian and took her purse.

H ST., 700 block, 3:30 to 3:31 p.m. April 16. A male robbed someone in a restaurant of a purse.

H ST., 700 block, 9:52 a.m. to 9:53 a.m. April 22. A male robbed a male pedestrian of property.

HAWAII AVE., 300 block, 2:10 a.m. April 14. A gunman robbed someone of cash.

HAYES ST., 4000 block, 9:30 to 9:35 p.m. April 20. Three males assaulted and robbed a male pedestrian.

JAMAICA ST., 1200 block, 10:32 to 10:45 p.m. April 21. A gunman robbed a deliveryman of food, then fled in the deliveryman's vehicle with two accomplices.

MASSACHUSETTS AVE., 1-99 block, 10 p.m. April 22. Four males assaulted and tried to rob a male pedestrian at a train station.

MINNESOTA AVE., 3700 block, 5 to 5:10 p.m. April 19. A male assaulted a female in a restaurant and took her transit card.

MONTELLO AVE., 1200 block, 1 p.m. April 20. A gunman and a male accomplice robbed a male pedestrian of cash and other property.

NANNIE HELEN BURROUGHS AVE., 4300 block, 2:32 a.m. April 22. A male tried to rob a restaurant of cash, then fled with two accomplices in a vehicle.

NICHOLSON ST., 200 block, 9:15 to 9:17 p.m. April 20. A gunman and a male accomplice robbed a deliveryman of food and a cellphone, then fled with a third male.

RHODE ISLAND AVE., 600 block, 8:15 p.m. April 22. A gunman tried to rob a female pedestrian of property, then fled. Nothing was reported taken.

RHODE ISLAND AVE., 1200 block, 9:01 p.m. April 16. A gunman robbed several people at a bus stop and fled with three accomplices.

RHODE ISLAND AVE., 1500 block, 10:43 to 10:45 p.m. April 19. A gunman and a male accomplice robbed a male pedestrian of property.

13TH ST. AND FLORIDA AVE., 7:30 p.m. April 1. A gunman and a male accomplice assaulted a male leaving a vehicle and robbed him of property.

13TH AND G STREETS, 12:45 p.m. April 19. A gunman robbed a male pedestrian of property, then fled in a vehicle with a male accomplice.

52ND AND JUST STREETS, 11:45 p.m. April 17. Two people robbed a female pedestrian of a purse.

61ST AND DIX STREETS, 1:30 a.m. April 17. A gunman forced a male driver from his vehicle and fled in it with a male accomplice.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

DIX ST., 5300 block, 6 p.m. April 14 to 9 a.m. April 15. Juice was stolen from a residence.

EDGEWOOD ST., 500 block, 7 to 11 a.m. April 20. Property was stolen from a residence entered through a front door.

FLORIDA AVE., 1000 block, 8:15 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. April 21. Jewelry and laptop computers were stolen from a residence entered through a rear door.

FLORIDA AVE., 1300 block, 6:30 p.m. April 18 to 12:45 a.m. April 19. Tools were stolen from a residence entered by forcing open a garage door.

JUST ST., 5000 block, 7:47 to 9:09 p.m. April 22. Video game consoles and a television were stolen from a residence entered by forcing open a window.

MADISON ST., 400 block, 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. April 22. A video game console was stolen from a residence entered through an unlocked, rear, second-floor window.

PARKSIDE PL., 700 block, 6 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 21. A video game console was stolen from a residence entered through a side door.

SIMMS PL., 1200 block, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. April 15. A television was stolen from a residence entered by forcing open a front door.

V ST., 2800 block, 11 p.m. April 18 to 6 a.m. April 20. A vehicle and other property were stolen from a building entered by cutting a garage door.

EIGHTH ST., 1-99 block, 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. April 20. A laptop computer and a digital media player were stolen from a residence entered through an unlocked front door.

EIGHTH ST., 600 block, 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 22. A residence was entered by removing a lock from a door.

EIGHTH ST., 600 block, 3 to 4 p.m. April 22. Laptop computers were stolen from a residence entered by smashing a skylight.

NINTH ST., 200 block, 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. April 16. Property was stolen from an apartment entered through a window.

15TH ST., 600 block, 4 to 4:20 p.m. April 16. Jeans and shoes were stolen from a residence entered through a rear window.

16TH ST., 1-99 block, 8 p.m. April 19 to 12:06 a.m. April 20. Property was stolen from a residence entered through a second-story window.

21ST ST., 1100 block, 9:45 to 11 a.m. April 21. Property was stolen from a residence entered through a rear bedroom window.

21ST ST., 1100 block, 8 a.m. April 20. A television and a DVD player were stolen from an apartment entered by breaking a lock on a front door.

34TH ST., 400 block, 10 p.m. April 16 to 8 a.m. April 17. Property was stolen from a school by two intruders.

Northwest

SEXUAL ASSAULTS

IRVING ST., April 19 to April 22. A female was sexually assaulted by a male relative.

ROBBERIES

CHAMPLAIN ST., 2300 block, 6:22 p.m. April 22. A male youth assaulted a pedestrian and took a wallet.

COLUMBIA RD., 1300 block, 1:35 p.m. April 21. Two men assaulted and robbed a male pedestrian at gunpoint. A wallet was taken.

COLUMBIA RD., 1700 block, 3:20 a.m. April 20. Two males argued about a bill at a restaurant. One went outside, and the other followed and grabbed him from behind, took his cellphone and cash and fled.

CONNECTICUT AVE., 2600 block, 12:30 to 12:35 a.m. April 21. A male bicycle rider robbed a female pedestrian of cash at gunpoint.

ELM ST., 300 block, 12:30 to 12:45 a.m. April 21. Several males assaulted a male pedestrian and robbed him of a cellphone at gunpoint. The group fled in a vehicle.

EUCLID ST., 1600 block, 11:45 p.m. April 18. A male snatched a digital media player from a male pedestrian and fled toward a vehicle. The pedestrian grabbed the robber while the robber was entering the vehicle. The pedestrian was beaten by the robber before the robber fled in the vehicle, which was driven by someone else.

F ST., 900 block, 9:05 to 9:52 p.m. April 17. Three males assaulted a pedestrian and took an iPhone.

F ST., 900 block, 9 to 9:05 p.m. April 17. A small group of people approached a female, and one snatched her iPhone.

GEORGIA AVE., 3000 block, 12:35 p.m. April 21. A gunman robbed a store of cash and fled in a vehicle.

GEORGIA AVE., 3700 block, 10 p.m. April 17. Someone assaulted another person at a bus stop and broke the person's eyeglasses. An arrest was made.

GEORGIA AVE., 3800 block, 9:15 p.m. April 17. Someone tried to snatch money from an employee of a grocery store while the employee was giving change to a customer. The customer pushed the robber, who fled.

GEORGIA AVE., 5000 block, 2 a.m. April 21. Four males approached a male from behind at a gas station, and one showed a handgun and forced him to walk to another side of the building. The gunman demanded money, and he complied.

HAMILTON ST., 200 block, 9 to 10 p.m. April 20. During an argument, a male hit a male with a bottle, causing the male's false teeth to fall out. The assailant removed gold from the teeth and entered an apartment building.

IRVING ST. AND SHERMAN AVE. 2:50 a.m. April 16. Two males assaulted a male and robbed him at gunpoint of a wallet.

IRVING ST., 1300 block, 11:20 p.m. April 16. Three men assaulted a male and took his cellphone, bag, watch and cash.

IRVING ST., 1400 block, 1:15 a.m. April 19. Two males approached a male, and one placed a rope around his neck while the other held a knife to his neck and demanded property. The robbers fled with an iPhone and a cellphone.

M ST., 400 block, 12:01 a.m. April 17. Two males assaulted a male pedestrian and a female pedestrian, and the male pedestrian was robbed of property.

NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE., 4400 block, 11:50 p.m. April 15. A male pedestrian was assaulted and robbed of cash after being approached by a group of people. Arrests were made.

OLD MORGAN SCHOOL PL., 2200 block, 3 a.m. April 19. A male pedestrian was approached by a small group of people, and one asked him for directions. He was then assaulted and robbed.

ONTARIO RD., 2200 block, 12:20 a.m. April 18. Two pedestrians were robbed at gunpoint by two people.

P ST., 1600 block, 7:04 to 7:45 p.m. April 16. Two males assaulted a male pedestrian and took his cellphone. A man, 18, was arrested.

PINEY BRANCH RD., 6500 block, 8:06 p.m. April 16. A male was pushed down in a parking lot and robbed of property.

PROSPECT ST., 3200 block, 8:40 p.m. April 17. A woman took a wallet from a purse that was on the floor behind the owner's chair in a restaurant. The thief took two credit cards from the wallet and placed the wallet back into the purse. She gave the cards to a female accomplice, who fled.

SOMERSET PL., 1400 block, 1 a.m. April 14. A male followed a male to his apartment and demanded money. When the male said he had no money, the other male displayed a handgun, took cash and fled.

TEWKESBURY PL., 1300 block, 10:45 to 11 p.m. April 17. Property was snatched from a pedestrian.

U ST., 100 block, 12:53 to 12:58 a.m. April 21. Three people robbed a male of a bag containing a laptop computer, a textbook, a game, a knife, a cellphone, a wallet, a student ID, a driver's license and debit cards. The robbers fled in a vehicle.

FIRST ST., 2200 block, 3:20 p.m. April 16. A male robbed a male at gunpoint of a wallet.

FIRST ST., 5000 block, 9 p.m. April 18. Three males followed a male pedestrian from a Metro station, and he was robbed of property. An arrest was made.

NINTH ST., 1900 block, 1:40 a.m. April 17. A man grabbed a male at a club and took cash from his pockets.

11TH ST. AND VERMONT AVE., 12:45 a.m. April 13. A male approached two pedestrians and asked for a dollar. One pedestrian removed cash from his pocket, and the male snatched it. A struggle ensued, and the male fled with the cash. An arrest was made.

15TH AND R STREETS, 4:05 to 4:06 a.m. April 18. Two males forced a male off his bicycle, assaulted him and took his wallet, iPhone, headphones and headband.

18TH ST. AND KALORAMA RD., 3:13 a.m. April 18. Several males and females assaulted a male, who was robbed of keys and two cellphones.

19TH ST., 2000 block, 2:20 a.m. April 19. A male grabbed a female pedestrian's purse, causing her to fall. She was dragged when she refused to let go of the purse. He fled in a vehicle.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

ADAMS MILL RD., 3200 block, 11:24 a.m. April 17. A gold necklace, earrings, a watch and a gold cross were stolen from a residence entered through a basement window.

CHILLUM PL., 6500 block, 3 p.m. April 18 to 6:35 a.m. April 20. Several offices were ransacked, and furniture was damaged.

COLORADO AVE., 4600 block, 8:30 to 11 a.m. April 22. A flat-screen television was stolen from a residence entered by smashing a kitchen window with a rock.

COLORADO AVE., 4600 block, 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 17. A necklace, two rings and a combination safe containing savings bonds were stolen from a residence. The residence was entered by breaking a window.

CRESTWOOD DR., 1700 block, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 20. A flat-screen television and a DVD player were stolen from a residence entered by breaking a window.

EASTERN AVE., 6800 block, 12:39 p.m. April 18. A man entered a religious institution through a rear basement door. He then pried a door to a reception area and left.

FAIRMONT ST., 600 block, 3:45 p.m. April 22. A digital media player and a laptop computer were stolen from a residence.

FLORIDA AVE., 1-99 block, noon Oct. 1 to 5 p.m. April 16. A microwave oven and a door were stolen from a residence entered through a front door.

HARVARD ST., 500 block, 5:30 p.m. April 18. A laptop computer was stolen from a residence.

ILLINOIS AVE., 4000 block, 12:01 a.m. April 9. A motor scooter was stolen from a shedIRVING ST., 1300 block, noon April 18 to 6:40 p.m. April 20. Several dishes and drinking glasses were stolen from a residence.

NEW JERSEY AVE., 1300 block, 11:15 a.m. April 20. Two males were seen near a vault area of a school. A driver's license, two credit cards, a set of keys, a transportation fare card and a check were stolen.

NEW YORK AVE., 1100 block, 2:30 to 2:35 a.m. April 20. A glass door and cash were stolen from a restaurant entered by breaking a window of a front door.

P ST., 1400 block, 2:30 to 3:15 a.m. April 20. Property was stolen from a specialty store entered by smashing a front-door window.

PENNSYLVANIA AVE., 2100 block, 3:10 a.m. April 19. A male stole cash from a dry-cleaning business and fled on a bicycle.

QUACKENBOS ST., 300 block, 7 a.m. to 7:45 p.m. April 16. Property was stolen from a residence entered by breaking a front-door lock.

QUACKENBOS ST., 300 block, 7:15 a.m. April 21. Property was stolen from a residence entered through a rear basement window.

SEDGWICK ST., 3000 block, 9 a.m. April 16 to 8 a.m. April 20. Several pieces of jewelry were stolen from a residence.

TENNYSON ST., 3200 block, 8 p.m. April 19 to 6 p.m. April 21. An intruder tried to enter a residence by forcing a garage door and breaking a door lock. The home was not entered.

U ST., 1300 block, 5 p.m. April 16. Property was stolen from an office.

UPLAND TERR., 3300 block, 8 a.m. April 20 to 8 a.m. April 21. A police officer investigated an alarm at a residence and found that a porch screen and a window pane of a door had been damaged. Nothing was reported stolen.

EIGHTH ST., 1500 block, 2:15 a.m. April 21. Electronic equipment was stolen from a residence entered through a deck.

EIGHTH ST., 5300 block, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. April 16. A scooter and set of keys were stolen from a residence.

14TH ST., 3400 block, 12:30 a.m. April 18. Property was stolen from a restaurant.

15TH ST., 1300 block, 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 16. Jewelry, a locket and a bag were stolen from a residence entered by prying wrought-iron bars from a kitchen window.

16TH ST., 1500 block, 11:30 a.m. April 16. Someone confronted a male intruder after he left an apartment with two suitcases. The intruder said he was taking the suitcases to the airport for an apartment resident. The person confiscated the suitcases, which contained stolen diamond rings and a bracelet. No further information was provided by police.

17TH ST., 4100 block, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 20. A jewelry box containing jewelry was stolen from a residence entered through a rear bathroom window.

Southeast

HOMICIDES

BARNABY ST., 1300 block, 6:20 a.m. April 18. An unidentified male was found lying on a sidewalk with trauma to the head and body. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

SEXUAL ASSAULTS

LIVINGSTON RD., 4530 block, 1:40 to 1:45 a.m. April 19. A male sexually assaulted a female. An arrest was made.

ROBBERIES

A ST., 1800 block, 9 to 9:02 a.m. April 21. Two males robbed a male pedestrian of property.

ALABAMA AVE. AND RANDLE PL., 12:20 a.m. April 16. Three males assaulted a female pedestrian and took her cellphone. Two arrests were made.

BASS PL., 4600 block, 3:20 to 4:50 a.m. April 18. A man stabbed a vendor and tried to rob him of property. A man, 52, was arrested.

BASS PL., 5000 block, 10:29 p.m. April 16 to 12:01 a.m. April 17. A female robbed a female pedestrian of a purse.

DOUGLASS RD., 2600 block, 10 p.m. April 17. A gunman and a male accomplice robbed a male of a vehicle, a cellphone and a wallet.

NEWCOMB ST., 500 block, 11:40 p.m. April 21. Four people assaulted and robbed a male pedestrian.

QUEENS STROLL PL., 5100 block, 10:50 a.m. April 16. Three gunmen robbed three people of property, then fled in three vehicles.

SAVANNAH ST., 2500 block, 10:30 a.m. April 16. A male was robbed of his vehicle after he got out of it.

TUBMAN RD., 1500 block, 11:30 p.m. April 17. A gunman assaulted and robbed a pedestrian of property, then fled with several accomplices.

WHEELER RD., 4300 block, 7:56 p.m. April 16. Two males assaulted a male pedestrian and took his vehicle.

FIRST ST., 4000 block, 10:50 to 10:55 p.m. April 17. A male assaulted a female pedestrian and took her keys and cellphone.

SECOND ST., 2800 block, 1:55 a.m. April 22. Two gunmen approached a male leaving his vehicle and robbed him of property.

FOURTH ST., 3900 block, 3:40 p.m. April 20. A male robbed a male pedestrian of a cellphone, then fled with several accomplices.

FOURTH ST., 4200 block, 2:10 a.m. April 18. A gunman robbed a male of keys to his vehicle, then fled in it with a male accomplice.

13TH AND CONGRESS STREETS, 6:45 p.m. April 15. A male robbed a deliveryman of packages.

13TH ST., 500 block, 10:56 to 10:57 p.m. April 17. A male robbed a female pedestrian of a purse, then fled with two accomplices.

16TH AND V STREETS, 8:10 a.m. April 12. Several people assaulted a male pedestrian and took his cellphone.

37TH ST., 200 block, 9:15 to 9:16 p.m. April 16. A male passenger forced a male driver from his vehicle and fled in it with a male accomplice.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

BOWEN RD., 2600 block, 2:30 a.m. April 18. Property was taken from someone at a residence by a gunman and several accomplices.

BRUCE ST., 1400 block, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 20. A television was stolen from a residence.

BRUCE PL., 2700 block, 9 p.m. April 16 to 12:30 p.m. April 17. T-shirts and an iron were stolen from a residence.

BURBANK ST., 400 block, 9:30 p.m. April 17 to 12:45 a.m. April 18. Property was stolen from a residence entered by forcing open a rear door.

D ST., 3300 block, 6:20 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 17. A video game console was stolen from a residence entered by breaking a rear glass door.

DOUGLASS RD., 2600 block, 8:15 to 10:15 a.m. April 20. Jewelry, televisions and video games were stolen from a residence.

FIRTH STERLING AVE., 2600 block, 11:30 p.m. April 21. A gunman and a male accomplice entered a residence by forcing open a rear door, then fled after being confronted by a resident.

GAINESVILLE ST., 2800 block, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. April 21. A television and a video game console were stolen from a residence.

HORNER PL., 3600 block, 3:30 p.m. April 15 to 10 a.m. April 16. Floor tiles were stolen from a residence.

MAPLE VIEW PL., 1200 block, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. April 16. Property was stolen from a residence entered through a front door.

MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. AVE., 2000 block, 8 p.m. April 16 to 7:55 a.m. April 17. Juice was stolen from a restaurant.

MASSACHUSETTS AVE., 3100 block, 2 to 3:05 p.m. April 20. Property was stolen from a residence entered through an unlocked rear window.

MINNESOTA AVE., 1700 block, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 17. A video game console was stolen from an apartment entered through a window.

Q ST., 2700 block, 6 p.m. April 15 to 6 a.m. April 16. An area was entered through a basement window.

STANTON RD., 3000 block, 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. April 17. An apartment was entered through a bedroom window.

STEVENS RD., 1200 block, 11:15 a.m. to 7:20 p.m. April 19. A dog and other property were stolen from a residence.

W ST., 1700 block, 5:30 a.m. to 7:20 p.m. April 16. Clothes were stolen from a residence entered through a bedroom window.

WAYNE PL., 100 block, 11:45 p.m. April 18. A cellphone was stolen from a residence by a male intruder, who entered by kicking a front door.

SIXTH ST., 3300 block, 6:30 p.m. April 15 to noon April 16. Property was stolen from a residence.

SIXTH ST., 3300 block, 5:40 to 6 p.m. April 19. A video game console was stolen from a residence by three male intruders, who entered by forcing open a front door.

10TH ST., 1-99 block, 7 a.m. April 16 to 7:45 p.m. April 20. Jewelry, a camera and a laptop computer were stolen from a residence.

17TH ST., 1600 block, 5 to 5:40 p.m. April 20. Property was stolen from a residence entered by forcing open a front door.

Southwest

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

ELMIRA ST., 100 block, 7:30 a.m. April 22. A flat-screen television was stolen from a residence entered by forcing open a basement window.

ELMIRA ST., 100 block, 9:55 a.m. A laptop computer was stolen from a residence entered by kicking a basement window.

GALVESTON ST., 1-99 block, 6:45 to 10:30 a.m. April 16. A flat-screen television, earrings and a bracelet were stolen from a residence entered through a window.

-- Compiled by TAMIKA L. GITTENS

and TIMOTHY WILSON

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