S. Curley Street, 1000 block, December 17, 12:30 a.m. A woman told police she had wanted a cigarette and in getting up to have one, had accidentally awoken her boyfriend. He became irate and choked her until she passed out. A warrant was obtained for his arrest.
Bethlehem Avenue, 1300 block, December 13, 8:24 p.m. A man told police he was involved in an argument with his boss, who struck him on the face with a soda bottle, then fled in a van.
E. Lombard Street, 1600 block, December 12, 9 a.m. A school police officer told officers on patrol a 13-year-old had tried to stab a 9-year-old. They found the suspect screaming, “I’m going to kill him” while being held down by another school administrator. The suspect was arrested.
Hornel Street, 300 block, December 12, 1:20 p.m. A woman told police she and her boyfriend had become involved in an argument, during which he pushed her to the ground, causing injury. A warrant was issued for his arrest.
N. Bradford Street,. 500 block, December 11, 2:30 p.m. A woman told police her boyfriend had pushed and shoved her, and pointed a B.B. gun at her. The suspect was arrested.
S. Bond Street, 500 block, December 11, 7:10 p.m. A man told police he was curious enough to investigate an altercation in a bar, whereupon one of the individuals inside the bar hit him with a pool stick. It was revealed the altercation had begun because a group of men had not wanted to pay their bar tab.
O’Donnell Street, 3300 block, December 16, 16, 12:05 a.m. A man told police a group of suspects, one of whom was armed with a handgun, robbed him of two phones.
Fleet Street, 3400 block, December 15, 8 p.m. A man told police he was in a parking lot when a man approached him, threatened him with a knife and said, “Give me the wallet!” The suspect fled with the man’s phone and wallet.
N. Decker Avenue 100 block, December 15, 6 p.m. A man told police a second man had pointed a screwdriver at him and said “Give me what you got.” He fled with a dollar bill and the man’s cell phone.
S. Caroline Street, 300 block, December 15, 3:10 p.m. A 13-year-old boy told police he was beaten and robbed of his phone while walking to the bus stop.
N. Curley Street, 400 block, December 14, 12:25 p.m. A man told police a teenaged suspect had pointed a gun at him and said, “Bitch, don’t move,” then robbed him of his phone and wallet.
E. Baltimore Street, 3400 block, December 14, 12:15 a.m. Police found two men suffering from wounds, who told them they had been inside a bar and had paid their tab with a $100 bill and a man they did not know said, “Man, you got a lot of money.” When the two men walked out, the suspect assaulted him and robbed him of his phone. The suspect dropped his watch in the process.
Bank Street, 3400 block, December 13, 11:40 a.m. A man told police he was grabbed from behind by a suspect who robbed him of his wallet, $200 cash and an I.D.
S. Curley Street, unit block, December 17, 5:50 p.m. Someone broke into a home through a rear door and took game systems and computers.
Claremont Street, 3500 block, December 16, 1:40 a.m. A woman told police she heard noises outside her door and upon looking through the blinds, saw two women who screamed, “Open the door, bitch” and tried to force their way in. The first woman called police and the suspects fled.
Thames Street, 1700 block, December 15, 9 a.m. Someone forced open the rear door of a visitor office and took a computer and tools.
Ballou Court, 200 block, December 14, 8 a.m. Someone broke a kitchen window and entered a home, took 10 baby dolls and left.
S. President Street, 700 block, December 13, 6:15 p.m. Someone entered a home through a front door and took fleece pants and a container of aloe vera cream.
Eastern Avenue, 6300 block, December 17, 2:16 p.m. A man was arrested for trying to leave a store with a laser level under his jacket. In searching his person for the property, police also found a plastic sandwich bag containing a white rocklike substance. The man was arrested.
Thames Street, 1900 block, December 16, 11:15 a.m. Someone cut a lock and took a bicycle.
S. Broadway, 500 block, December 16, 2:05 p.m. A man told police he had put his clothing in the dryer, and when he went to get it back, it was gone.
Hopkins Bayview Circle, 5500 block, December 16, 2:30 p.m. Two women’s wallets were taken out of their purses, which had been left under their desks at work.
S. Conkling Street, 400 block, December 15, 7 p.m. Someone stole a trash can, described as big and black and plastic.
Eastern Avenue, 6300 block, December 14, 9:50 a.m. A man was arrested for trying to steal 75 razor blades from a home improvement store.
Fleet Street, 3700 block, December 13, 5:15 p.m. A man was arrested inside a convenience store after he attempted to walk out with 22 Red Bull drinks in his backpack.
S. Broadway, 500 block, December 12, 2:30 p.m. Someone stole a case of “Demon Brand” potpourri from a new-age store. The case was valued at $1,406.49.
Eastern Avenue, 6300 block, December 8, 1:50 p.m. A man tried to leave a home improvement store with a hammer and tool pouch in his pants, but security guards were not fooled, and arrested him.
Larceny from Auto
GPS 12; Tires and Rims 4; Briefcase 3; mp3 6; Camera 3; CDs Multiple; Nothing 3; Wallet 6; EZ Pass 2; Stethoscope 1; Lululemon bag 1; Cash $1,019; Designer sunglasses 5; Tag 5; Handicap hang tag 2; Earpiece for phone 2; Air conditioner knobs 1; Accutrak Drilling Device 1; Bicycle 1; Pool stick 1 Computer 4; Purse 4; Credit cards 17; Gift cards 21; Social Security cards 6; Bulletproof vest 1; Full-face respirator 1; Case of wine 1; Case of tequila 1
Neighborhood Watch was compiled by Mary Helen Sprecher.