Pulaski Hwy., 3300 block, Dec. 8, 12:29 p.m. The cashier of the restaurant advised that, as she was working the register, a man came in with a hoody pulled over his face and said, “I am having a bad day and will shoot you; give me the money.” He pointed an object through his hoody, implying a weapon. the cashier gave him $60 and he fled.
E. Baltimore St., 1700 block, Dec. 9, 2:16 a.m. A man told police he was walking when three men in their early 20s approached. One of them asked for a quarter. As the victim reached for a quarter, one of the suspects produced a silver handgun and told him “Kick it out; you know what time it is.” The suspects stole a cell phone and an iPhone, both unactivated, as well as 75 cents.
E. Baltimore St., 2900 block, Dec. 9, 8:13 p.m. A woman said that she was walking when three suspects—two men and a woman—approached her from behind. One of the men grabbed her phone while the other man grabbed her around the head. The woman took her purse. The suspects fled.
S. Curley St., 800 block, Dec. 12, 6:18 p.m. The victim, who was pregnant, had just parked her car and opened her door when she saw the suspect walking south. As she was leaning over to grab her purse, she was pushed back into the car by the man she had seen walking. He forced her down and demanded her keys and purse. He fled.
Gusryan St., 300 block, Dec. 13, 12:10 p.m. A third party called in a robbery that involved three men grabbing another man and taking his five dollars. The caller stated that he told the suspects he was calling the police, and the suspects then threw the victim’s money and ran. The victim was found after an area canvass. He advised that he had been walking through the park with his girlfriend when three men approached and asked if he had the time or a cell phone. When he said no, he was grabbed. The report ends here.
Bonsal St., 400 block, Dec. 13, 9:20 p.m. One of the victims went outside to sell some of his medication, and when he reached his home, the suspects approached. One of them produced a gun and grabbed him. One of the suspects told him to take them inside the home. The victim complied. Once inside, he was thrown to the ground and assaulted by the suspects, who reportedly robbed or attempted to rob two more people in the house.
Newkirk St., 400 block, Dec. 14, 12:10 a.m. The victim was walking when a man in a ski mask approached. The victim ran, and another suspect approached and demanded his phone. At this point, the victim took out his wallet and iPhone and handed them over while one of the suspects pointed a gun at him.
Fortview Way, 6100 block, Dec. 8, 9:30 a.m. The victim was at home and asleep when he heard a loud noise downstairs. He went to investigate and observed somebody kicking in his front door. The unknown suspect fled. No property was taken.
Eastern Ave., 3700 block, Dec. 8, 7 p.m. The victim returned to find that someone had opened the front door to his apartment and took electronics, money and clothing, worth a total of $6,359.
E. Fairmount Ave., 3300 block, Dec. 9, 3 a.m. An employee said that an unknown man had entered the storage yard of the business and then broke the front window, entered the business, and exited. The front window was damaged; the employer reported that no property was taken.
Eastern Ave., 3300 block, Dec. 9, 4:47 a.m. The business owner responded to an alarm call and found that someone had thrown a rock through the front window of his business and stole 160 packs of Newport cigarettes and $1,110.26 in cash.
E. Fayette St., 2500 block, Dec. 12, 9 a.m. The victim said that someone entered through the front window and took various electronics.
S. Chapel St., 400 block, Dec. 12, 9:30 a.m. The victim returned to find that someone had forced open the rear door, took an iPad and watch, went out to the shed, took a bike, and fled.
N. Potomac St., unit block, Dec. 12, 11 p.m. The contractor left the location secured and returned to find that someone had taken a furnace, air-conditioning unit and cased coil by accessing one of a number of doors found unsecured at the scene.
Fleet St., 2000 block, Dec. 13, 7:30 a.m. A woman told police that someone pried open the rear door to the residence and took laptops, money, a wallet and a camera.
Claremont Ave., 3700 block, Dec. 13, 8:45 a.m. A neighbor reported that a man entered a nearby dwelling—while a female waited outside—and left carrying nothing.
E. Baltimore St., 3400 block, Dec. 13, 1 a.m. A woman told police that someone gained entry into the room she rents and took about 13 $100 bills from her dresser drawer. She said that she had locked her door prior to leaving.
N. Decker Ave., 100 block, Dec. 13, 5 p.m. A business reported that someone accessed the key box at the vacant dwelling and took about 20 feet of 3/4 copper piping, the removal of which caused flooding in the basement.