S. Broadway, 300 block, Sept. 16, 11:42 p.m. A man reported that two men approached him, threw him to the ground, and went through his pockets as another man observed. The suspects took the man’s belongings and fled. A witness to the incident, however, went up to one of the suspects and took back the victim’s wallet, which he gave to the victim. Cell phones were still reported taken.
S. Lakewood Ave., 900 b lock, Sept. 16, 4:30 p.m. A man reported that a man and a woman approached him. While the female suspect pushed him, the male suspect grabbed him from behind and held him. The female then reached into his pocket and took his wallet.
Boston St., 2700 block, Sept. 16, between 1:35 and 1:48 a.m. The owner of the business reported that someone came in through an unsecured side entrance, took liquor, and fled.
O’Donnell St., 5700 block, starting Sept. 17, 10 p.m. to 8:50 a.m. A business owner reported that a suspect forced open the side door, took fight DVDs, an iPod docking station, and a gym bag, and damaged a vacuum cleaner, a lock to a desk drawer, and a register drawer.
N. Ann St., 100 block, Sept. 18, 3:20 p.m. Officers responded to an alarm call. They forced a locked upstairs bedroom door, believing the intruder may be inside. No one was found. A friend of the property owner came and locked up. The suspect had pried open the front door to gain entry.
N. Milton Ave., 600 block, Sept. 18, 6:45 a.m. to 3:45 p.m. An unknown suspect entered the house through the bathroom window and took a two televisions, a Playstation, and games.
McElderry St., 2900 block, Sept. 19, 9:20 a.m. A woman reported that she was home asleep when an intruder pushed her air conditioning unit in and started to climb in through the kitchen window. The woman woke up and screamed, and the intruder attempted to grab a small TV but just fled. The woman reported that two other men were waiting in the alleyway.
S. Bouldin St., 700 block, Sept. 19, 8:15 a.m. to 5:20 p.m. A woman reported that someone had pushed out the screen to her rear window and open an unlocked window. The suspect took keys, which the suspect used to open the rear door. The door was left ajar; no other property was taken.
Eastern Ave., 1600 block, Sept. 19, 11:41 p.m. Officers responded to a burglary call and found a male suspect pulling on the front door of the residence, trying to gain entry. His pants were around his ankles. The victim reported that she had heard a noise at the front door and saw the suspect urinate on her door. The urine came into the house through the bottom of the door. The suspect was arrested.
S. Wolfe St., 300 block, starting Sept. 21, 11 p.m. to 1 a.m. A man reported that unknown suspects had forced open his front window, taken a laptop, and left.
N. Belnord Ave., 400 block, Sept. 21, 1:30 p.m. to 1:32 p.m. A woman said that she heard a noise and reported that someone had opened her window. No one came inside; nothing was taken.
N. Bradford St., 100 block, Sept. 21, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Suspect(s) entered a rear door, took a TV, and fled. No signs of forced entry were visible.
Eastern Ave., 4600 block, Sept. 22, 3:18 a.m. to 3:21 a.m. The business owner reported that someone kicked in the glass to the front door, entered, removed a cash register and money, and fled.
S. Eaton St., 600 block, Sept. 16, 11:15 a.m. A woman reported that during an argument, her boyfriend got angry and threw a metal towel rack at her, which missed. A warrant was issued for the man.
Noble St., 3300 block, Sept. 16, 9:45 p.m. A security guard stated that a man was asked to leave the bar. The ejected man returned with a rifle and pointed it at him and another victim before fleeing. The police located and arrested the suspect, and recovered the “rifle”—a BB gun.
S. Newkirk St., 600 block, Sept. 19, 6:42 p.m. A woman reported that during an argument with her husband, he picked up an object and struck her lower back with it before fleeing. A warrant was obtained.
S. Broadway, 200 block, Sept. 22, 2:30 a.m. A man reported that while on the block, suspects approached him and asked him for money for food. They then knocked him to the ground, and while the victim was fighting back, one of the suspects cut him with a knife. The suspects fled.
N. Conkling St., 200 block, Sept. 22, 2:48 a.m. A man flagged down police and stated that suspects inside a red Honda Civic had just attempted to hit him with a pick axe. The suspects were stopped and, after the victim identified them, arrested.
Thames St., 1600 block, Sept. 22, 9:30 p.m. A man reported that while he was standing there, another man picked up a wooden barrel and threw it at him. The suspect then ripped the gold chain from the victim’s neck. Police arrested the suspect.
Larceny From Auto
Twenty-eight incidents were reported in various locations including S. Patterson Park Ave., 200 block; S. Washington St., 500 block; Foster Ave., 4900 block; Fleet St., 4900 block; O’Donnell St., 2700 block; Boston St., 6100 block; E. Lombard St., 4100 block; S. East Ave., 1000 block; N. Luzerne Ave., 200 block, S. Robinson St.,1200 block; and more. Bags, money, batteries, cell phones, laptops, GPS units, sunglasses, and handicap placards were among the items stolen.