These were among incidents recently reported by the Rockville Police Department. For more information, call 240-314-8922.


Veirs Mill Rd., 1900 block, 5:33 p.m. Oct. 20. A group of 5 males assaulted a male that was behind a business with friends. When the male fell to the gorund, the assailants fled.


Hungerford Dr., 500 block, 6:50 to 7 a.m. Oct. 26. Two males were seen by a citizen in a vehicle assaulting a person. The citizen distracted the assailants by pulling up to the assault and honking the horn. The assailants took property from the victim and fled in two separate vehicles northbound on Hungerford Drive. One of the vehicles is a red sedan with Maryland tags.

Stonestreet Ave. N., 400 block, 7:29 p.m. Oct. 23. Two men accosted a male pedestrian and began to assault him. One of the assailants demanded property and started to unzip a backpack implying that he had a weapon. The pedestrian handed over two cellphones and a wallet and the robbers fled in the direction of a Metro train station.


Atlantic Ave., 13200 block, 10 to 10:30 p.m. Oct. 18. Five males entered a business. One of them distracted someone with conversation while the other four males took merchandise from the store without paying. The all fled in a 2003 silver Toyota Avalon with Virginia tags.

Bradley Ct., unit block, 2:40 to 6 p.m. Oct. 22. An iPad was stolen after it was accidentally left outside a residence.

Broadwood Dr., 1100 block, 9 to 10:30 p.m. Oct. 26. Two wallets and cash were stolen from a vehicle.

Broadwood Dr., 1200 block, 7:15 p.m. Oct. 26 to 1:45 p.m. Oct. 27. Loose change, jewelry, and a pair of binoculars were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Creek Valley Lane, 500 block, 6:45 to 7 p.m. Oct. 26. A bicycle was stolen from a residential garage entered through an open door.

Hungerford Dr., 400 block, 2 to 3 p.m. Oct. 21. A cellphone was stolen from an unlocked office.

Lewis Ave., 800 block, 1 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Oct. 27. A GPS was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Park Rd., 200 block, 5:04 p.m. Oct. 21. A wallet was stolen from a table at a restaurant.

Piccard Dr., 1800 block, 7 p.m. Oct. 26 to 9:50 a.m. Oct. 27. A laptop was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Richard Montgomery Dr., 200 block, 8:10 to 8:15 a.m. Oct. 21. A 15-year-old male was arrested for theft and possession of a deadly weapon (brass knuckles) on school property.

Richard Montgomery Dr., 200 block, 12:55 to 1 p.m. Oct. 24. A male asked a pedestrian if he could use the pedestrian’s cellphone. The pedestrian handed him the cellphone and the male fled with it. The assailant is described as having a silver gauge in his right ear, and carrying a black backpack.

Rockville Pike, 1300 block, 2:30 to 5 p.m. Oct. 19. A briefcase containing an iPad, a pair of designer sunglasses, and pocket knife were stolen from an unlocked office.

Rockville Pike, 1500 block, 2:27 p.m. Oct. 24. A man entered a store, placed merchandise inside his coat, and left without paying for the items. He fled in a brown Cadillac.

Saddle Ridge Lane, 500 block, 7 to 10 p.m. Oct. 25. A pair of earphones, a sunglass case, and loose change were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Shady Grove Rd., 15800 block, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 18 to 10:10 a.m. Oct. 21. Cash was stolen from an office suite entered by force through a rear door.

Thornden Rd., 1100 block, 8:30 to 8:35 p.m. Oct. 22. A purse was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Twinbrook Pkwy., 400 block, 2:24 to 2:25 p.m. Oct. 25. A man was seen entering an unlocked vehicle. He took a purse then fled in the direction of Meadow Hall Drive.

Upper Rock Cir., unit block, 9 a.m. Oct. 14 to 5 p.m. Oct. 26. A golf bag, a set of golf clubs, golf balls, and golf tees were stolen from a storage unit entered by climbing over a fenced partition.

— Compiled by Lisa M. Bolton