S. East Ave., 900 block, Feb. 12, 8:30 a.m. A man told police that he had told his teacher that while he was waiting for the school to open, the suspect pulled a knife on him, put it to his neck, and demanded money. The victim told the suspect he had no money; the suspect removed the knife. Police were called and the suspect was arrested. The knife was recovered.
S. Broadway, 200 block, Feb. 13, 2:24 a.m. Officers responded to the location and found the victim lying in a pool of blood and suffering from multiple stab wounds. A medic responded and began first aid. A witness told police that the victim had been standing in front of the tavern when two suspects approached and began to struggle with him. One suspect then stabbed the victim while the other took his property. A suspect was arrested.
McElderry St., 2800 block, Feb. 15, 1:35 p.m. A man told police that he had just gotten off the bus at McElderry and Streeper streets when the suspect approached. His hand was in his pocket as if he was armed, and he said, “You know what time it is.” Believing the suspect was armed with a gun, the victim handed over his property. The suspect fled south in the 400 block of Streeper St.
S. Kresson St., unit block, Feb. 11, 1:07 p.m. A third-party handyman was dispatched to the HUD property to inspect for damage. Investigation revealed that an unknown suspect had gained entry via the rear window and stolen copper pipe. The responding officer reported that the property was in very poor condition, and it was impossible to ascertain the last time anyone was inside.
Danville Ave., 6700 block, Feb. 12, 1:53 p.m. Officers responded to an alarm, and found a broken glass panel in the rear kitchen door. An investigation revealed that the suspect had searched various areas of the house, taken a gold necklace from an armoire, and left it on the kitchen floor. Lights were on in closets and a TV had been twisted from its original location.
N. Kenwood Ave., 600 block, Feb. 12, 2 p.m. An unknown suspect entered via the front door, which was most likely unlocked, and stole a Samsung TV and an Xbox.
N. Highland Ave., 400 block, Feb. 15, 2 p.m. A man told police that he returned home to find that someone had gained entry by kicking in his rear kitchen door. No property was taken.
S. Dallas Ct., 300 block, Feb. 11, 3:21 p.m. A man told police that his girlfriend slapped him in the face during an argument and then walked toward him with a knife, which a witness took from her hand. She was arrested at the scene.
Gusryan St., 1100 block, Feb. 14, 9:45 p.m. A man told police that while he was walking, two suspects approached, and one of them pulled out some mace and sprayed him in the face for no reason. The victim’s girlfriend picked him up and took him to Bayview Hospital.
S. Kresson St., unit block, Feb. 16, 2 p.m. A man told police that his girlfriend threw a knife at him. His jacket kept it from piercing his skin; she was arrested.
Larceny from Auto
There were 23 larcenies from auto reported in the Southeast District from Feb. 10 through Feb. 16. Reported stolen were six GPS units, a pair of sunglasses, four license plates or stickers, a backpack, one iPad, two sums of money or wallets, a radar detector, a registration card, CDs, three laptops, a handicap placard, a purse, iPhones, headphones, an iPod, and a passport.