Southeast Crime: Butchers Hill pub robbed at gunpoint; cell phone transaction turns sour

Robbery
E. Fairmount Ave., 3200  block, Jan. 14, 8:36 p.m. According to the victim, the suspect entered the bar with a black mask, displayed a gun, and demanded the money. The victim handed over the money, and the suspect left.
E. Fairmount Ave., 2000 block, Jan. 14, 9:15 p.m. The victim reported that he was working in the kitchen area next to the pub. The suspect entered and said, “Put your hands up.” He said that he wanted the money and that all the employees had to go back to the kitchen. The victim advised that the money was up front, and no one would come to the back. The suspect then walked the victim to the front at gunpoint. He saw people at the bar and turned around to go back to the kitchen. The report ends here.
N. Curley St., 400 block, Jan. 16, 9:40 p.m. The victim told police he buys cell phones, and was meeting “Keyon” at the location given. Upon arrival, two suspects approached the victim’s car—one with a gun, the other with a baseball bat. They demanded the property of the victim and the victim’s friend. The trunk was opened, property was removed, and the victims were ordered to drive away.
S. Broadway, 200 block, Jan. 18, 7:05 p.m. A young man told police that another man approached and stated, “Yo, you not from around here,” and then shoved him to the ground and took his property. The suspect walked away, saying, “You don’t want to fight.”
Colvin St., 300 block, Jan. 18, 12:46 p.m. A man told police that he was walking when suspects approached him from behind, shoved him into a building, and stated, “Kick that s—t out.” One suspect went through his pockets while the other two held guns on him. The suspects took his property and fled.
Dundalk Ave., 1600 block, Jan. 19, 12:10 a.m. The victim was arguing with her ex boyfriend when he head-butted her in the face. When she tried to escape, he threw something at her, striking her in the face and causing a nosebleed. She went back upstairs to clean up, and he hit her with a pillow after pushing her into a dresser. He then stole her car and house keys.
President St., 600 block, Jan. 19, 2 p.m. A woman said that while she was walking, a suspect came up and tried to grab her cell phone from her hand. They struggled over the phone; the suspect wrestled it away from her and fled.
E. Fairmount Ave., 3200 block, Jan. 19, 8:20 p.m. A man told police that he was walking when a male suspect came up and asked for a cigarette. The victim said no, but then a woman came up behind him, held a knife to his stomach, and demanded money. The male suspect punched him in the face a few times. The victim fell to the ground and the duo took his property. After a search of the area, the female was found and arrested.

Burglary
Dillon St., 2800 block, Jan. 13, 12:01 a.m. An unknown suspect broke into the dwelling via an unsecured side window and took a television and X-Box system.
Hudson St., 2900 block, Jan. 13, 12:15 a.m. A suspect broke in through an unsecured rear window and took an iPad.
Claremont Ave., 3700 block, Jan. 13, 12 p.m. A suspect kicked in the rear basement door, setting off the alarm. It appears that the suspect fled without entering or taking anything.
S. Montford Ave., 700 block, Jan. 13, 8:35 p.m. A man told police that he was standing in his kitchen when he heard a loud noise. He walked to the front door and saw the suspect, who had smashed the door glass, standing there. He yelled at the suspect, who then fled.
N. Lakewood Ave., 200 block, Jan. 14, 8 a.m. While the complainant was at work, a suspect broke in and took a television.
Pulaski Hwy., 3000 block, Jan. 14, 11 a.m. A man was visiting the vacant property he owned. He saw the front window broken, and a man standing inside. The man fled.
E. Pratt St., 2900 block, Jan. 14, 11:40 a.m. An unknown suspect broke the rear bathroom window then unlocked a second window to gain entry. Stolen was a laptop, sunglasses, two TVs, and a camera. Also missing were house keys and car keys.
N. Eden St., unit block, Jan. 14, 11:40 a.m. An officer responded to a vacant property after getting a call from the manager, who was not at the scene. The officer found that a rear screen had been pried open, and that the front and back doors were open.
S. Central Ave., 100 block, Jan. 14, 3 p.m. A suspect kicked in the rear door and took copper pipes from the kitchen and basement.
N. Montford Ave., 600 block, Jan. 15, 7 a.m. A wood jewelry box with three gold bracelets and antique jewelry was missing. from the complainant’s bedroom.
N. Kenwood Ave., 200 block, Jan. 15, 3:58 p.m. A neighbor of the victim was sitting across the street when he noticed a man slide open the victim’s basement door and put his leg in. The neighbor told the man to stop; the man fled onto Orleans St. The man was later located by police, identified, and arrested.
S. Newkirk St., 500 block, Jan. 15, 5 p.m. A man came home to find several bedrooms ransacked. No property appeared to have been stolen.

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