Holabird Avenue, 6600 block, October 26, 3:10 p.m. A woman told police she had walked past two teenaged boys while on her way to buy cigarettes. On the way back, she was counting her money when the boys punched her, grabbed her wallet and fled.
N. Belnord Avenue, unit block, October 25, 9:30 p.m. A man told police he and a friend were out walking when two teenaged boys ran up to them and struck one of the men in the back of the head with a hard object. They then robbed the two men of everything in their pockets and fled.
Broening Highway, 1400 block, October 23, 2:40 p.m. A man told police his brother had beaten him and taken his cell phone. The two had previously argued over money. A warrant was issued for the assailant’s arrest.
S. Wolfe Street, 700 block, October 23, 11:30 p.m. A woman told police she and her boyfriend were walking together when a man approached and said, “You know what time it is,” then grabbed her cell phone and debit cards and fled.
N. Potomac Street, 800 block, October 16, 2:30 a.m. A man told police he was robbed of his phone, $20 cash, debit card and driver’s license by a man who did not appear to have a weapon, but who went through his pockets, removed his property and fled.
Mt. Pleasant Avenue, 3500 block, October 29, 2:10 a.m. A woman told police her boyfriend had choked her and bitten her on the arm following an argument over the sleeping arrangements for their child. The boyfriend was arrested at the scene.
E. Fayette Street, 3600 block, October 28, 11:10 p.m. A man told police that a woman with whom he had previously had sexual relations several times, and whom he knew only as “Toni,” had fought on his front porch, and that she had sprayed the back of his neck with mace. The woman, whom he also described as an old friend, was a neighbor. Police will follow up.
S. Dean Street, 700 block, October 28, 5 p.m. A woman told police she had gotten into a fight with her boyfriend, who then hit her on the head with a mop.
German Hill Road, 6700 block, October 28, 4:30 p.m. A woman told police her boyfriend called her names, then had struck her in the knee with a spray can, causing a bruise. The two had been involved in an argument, and the boyfriend allegedly had been drinking.
N. Glover Street, 100 block, October 27, 7:30 a.m. A woman told police she and her boyfriend had argued because she wanted to file for child support from a previous relationship. The boyfriend refused to allow her to leave the house and then began choking her. He was arrested.
Herring Court, 200 block, October 25, 6:50 p.m. A woman told police she had argued with two neighbor women, and as a result, one her with a bat. When the victim managed to make her way inside, the suspects followed her, trying to jab her through her screen door with knives. Criminal charges will be brought.
S. Bradford Court, 600 block, October 25, 6:30 p.m. A man told police a suspect whom he knew only as “Joe” had approached him, accusing him of stealing from him. “Joe” then struck the man with a 2×4 that had a nail sticking out of it, and fled.
Broening Highway, 1400 block, October 24, 11:37 p.m. A man told police he had been moving his trash can into the alley when a woman drove by in a white Chevy Malibu. She asked him why he was trying to hit her car, and he responded that he was only moving his trash can. A man approached the two, screaming, “I’m a n—-r; I will be right back.” He then went away and came back, telling the man, “You either come to me or I’m going to come to you.” He pulled a chrome-plated gun out of his pants and fired off one round at the man, then got into the woman’s car and they both fled. The car was later located, and police are following up.
S. Linwood Avenue, 500 block, October 23, 3:40 p.m. A woman told police her ex-boyfriend had sprayed her with mace, then fled. A warrant was issued for his arrest.
N. Milton Avenue, 200 block, October 23, 11:40 p.m. A man told police he and his younger brother had argued over money, and the younger brother had struck him with a lamp, then fled. A warrant was obtained for his arrest.
Kane Street, 100 block, October 18, 1:50 p.m. Police responded to Patterson High School’s cafeteria and found a teenaged girl lying unconscious on the floor. It was reported that two other students had approached her and asked if she had head lice, then punched her. The suspects were arrested.
N. East Avenue, unit block, October 29, 2:20 p.m. Someone entered a home through a rear window and took a TV and electronic game system.
Fleet Street, 2400 block, October 28, 9:05 a.m. A man told police he came downstairs after taking a shower and saw a suspect’s legs hanging from his window. The suspect, described as a black male, age 16-19 with a medium afro, fled shortly thereafter.
Gusryan Street, 300 block, October 27, 9:30 a.m. Someone broke into a vacant home under rehab, taking hand tools and a ladder.
W. Montford Avenue, 600 block, October 27, 9 a.m. Someone broke a rear window and entered a house, taking copper pipes and a cast-iron bathtub. The house next door was broken into as well. Among the property taken were copper pipes and the kitchen sink.
Quad Avenue, 6600 block, October 27, 9:30 a.m. Someone broke through a wooden door and entered a business, then searched through desks and fled.
N. Lakewood Avenue, 400 block, October 26, 12:20 p.m. Someone kicked open the rear door of a house, but fled upon realizing the owner was home.
Hudson Street, 6600 block,k October 26, 9:30 a.m. Someone pried open a basement door and entered a house, taking silverware and china.
S. Janney Street, 100 block, October 26, 5:55 p.m. Someone entered a house through unknown means, taking a TV and three computers.
S. Patterson Park Avenue, 400 block, October 24, 9 p.m. Someone broke into a house, possibly through a side door, and took a TV and stand.
Bank Street, 1500 block, October 24, 4:30 p.m. Someone broke into a home through a front door and took a game system and games.
E. Lombard Street, 2100 block, October 24, 11:50 p.m. A woman told police someone had pulled an air conditioner unit out of her house window while she was asleep. She went downstairs to investigate, scaring off the intruder.
N. Rose Street, 200 block, October 23, 9 a.m. Someone broke into a vacant house through a basement window and took copper wiring.
S. Exeter Street, 600 block, October 29, 4:30 p.m. A man was arrested for trying to leave a drugstore with soap and deodorant in his book bag.
Bonsal Street, 300 block, October 29, 9:30 a.m. A woman told police a suspect in a black hoodie had snatched her purse and fled.
S. Broadway, 500 block, October 29, 12:50 a.m. A woman told police she had put her purse down beside the stage in a club in order to perform. While she was performing, someone stole $280 from her purse.
E. Fayette Street, 1300 block, October 28, 4 p.m. A man was arrested for stealing two cans of Cesar dog food from a discount store.
Boston Street, 2800 block, October 27, 1 p.m. Someone cut a lock and took bicycles out of a back yard.
Eastern Avenue, 6300 block, October 26, 2:45 p.m. A woman was arrested for trying to steal bathtub faucets from a home improvement store.
Foster Avenue, 2800 block, October 25, 4:30 p.m. A suspect grabbed Crest White Strips from a drugstore shelf and ran out.
O’Donnell Street, 6600 block, October 22, 5 a.m. A man told police he had invited a female he knew as “Honey,” and whom he described as having a broken tooth, to his house for a night of drinking, during which he fell asleep. When he awoke, jewelry was missing.
Eastern Avenue, 4400 block, October 24, 7 a.m. Property was described as missing from a maintenance facility. A suspect was seen on security footage, and was named to police.
Eastern Avenue, 4900 block, October 22, 8 a.m. A woman was arrested for stealing professional massage cream from a medical center.
Fleet Street, 3700 block, October 19, 10 p.m. Someone stole the fire extinguisher off the wall of a building.
Larceny from Auto
Sunglasses (designer): 3 pairs
Handicap Hang Tag: 2
Drivers License: 1
Postal Worker I.D.: 1
This week’s Neighborhood Watch was compiled by Mary Helen Sprecher.