Alabama Ave., 1400 block, 12:02 a.m. Oct. 8. Three males approached a male pedestrian from behind. One of the males showed a large semiautomatic. The pedestrian was robbed of his shoes. .

Barnaby St., 900 block, 7:05 p.m. Oct. 6. Two males approached a man from behind while he was leaving a market. One choked the man while the other took property.

Bruce Pl., 2700 block, 11:57 a.m. Oct. 5. Two people robbed a custodian of property.

Howard Rd., 1400 block, 8:56 p.m. Oct. 4. A female was arguing with a person when the person snatched her phone and ran away. The robber returned to the scene, was identified and arrested.

Jasper St., 2600 block, 12:31 p.m. Oct. 6. A male youth snatched property from a work vehicles passenger seat. The vehicles door was open while the man who was the driver of the vehicle was occupied with work.

K St., 1100 block, noon to 2 p.m. Oct. 4. A male was leaving a housing complex when a person placed him in a chokehold. The person then punched him in the face and removed property from his pants pockets.

Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., 2700 block, 12:41 p.m. Oct. 8. Two males entered a store. One male walked around a counter and displayed a weapon. Money was taken from the cash register, and cellphone was taken from the clerk.

Martin Luther King Jr. Ave., 3100 block, 11:40 p.m. Oct. 5. Four males approached a man. One of the males punched the man in the face. Property was taken.

Stanton Rd., 2700 block, 7:03 p.m. Oct. 4. A male pedestrian was punched in the face. The robber grabbed the mans book bag and asked what was inside it. The man said “nothing.” The robber then searched the mans pockets, unable to obtain property, then fled.

Second St., 2900 block, 9 p.m. Oct. 6. A male and a female fought, and the male took shoes off of the females feet. He then snatched a scarf from her head, punched her and fled.

22nd St., 3300 block, 1:05 p.m. Oct. 5. A male pushed a female acquaintance against a van and snatched her purse. The female chased the male, who threw her purse down and kept her phone.

24th St., 2400 block, 3:23 p.m. Oct. 9. Two males approached a female as she was departing a friends house and snatched property from her.

25th St., 2300 block, 8:19 p.m. Oct. 9. Three people approached a male. One pointed a black handgun at the mans chest and demanded money and his shoes. The gunman then reached into the mans front pants pocket and removed cash. The man then surrendered his sneakers.

37th Pl., 400 block, 10:57 p.m. Oct. 4. Three male youths approached a male and asked him what time a bus was to expected to arrive. The male said he didn’t know. One of the youths then showed a handgun and demanded property. The man complied, and a second youth then reached into his pocket and took property.


Astor Pl., 5100 block, 8 p.m. Oct. 7 to 4 p.m. Oct. 8. A residence was entered by removing security bars from a rear patio sliding door and breaking glass. Property was stolen.

B St., 4800 block, 12:01 to 8:29 a.m. Oct. 3. Property was stolen from a residence. The rear door might have been unlocked at the time of the break-in.

Barnaby St., 800 block, 4:45 p.m. Oct. 9. A residence was entered, and property was stolen.

Eaton Rd., 1200 block, 9:45 p.m. Oct. 4. A male knocked on a door of a residence. When a female acquaintance refused to let him inside, he kicked open the door and hit her in the face. He then grabbed her cellphone and fled.

G St., 600 block, 11:56 p.m. Sept. 30 to 8:30 p.m. Oct. 2. A person entered a detached garage in an unknown manner and stole property.

Massachusetts Av e., 1900 block, 11:01 a.m. Oct. 9. Copper was stolen from a facility entered through a door.

Naylor Rd., 2800 block, 8:30 a.m. Oct. 9 to 10:34 p.m. Oct. 9. An apartment was entered by prying a lock on the front door. The apartment was ransacked, and property was stolen.

Shannon Pl., 2200 block, 8 a.m. Oct. 6 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 9. Property was stolen from a residence entered by damaging a window screen.

Stanton Rd., 3400 block, 9 p.m. Oct. 8. Property was stolen from a residence.

Stanton Rd., 3500 block, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Oct. 9. An apartment was entered through the front door and ransacked. TVs and other electronics where thrown on the floor, clothes were removed from closets, and a large plastic bin containing shoes was found broken. Nothing was reported missing.

21st St., 3500 block, 9:53 p.m. Oct. 4. Property was stolen from a residence entered by cutting a window screen.