Southeast Crime: Man forced into pickup truck

Bank St., 1700 block, June 16, 12:30 a.m. A man told police that while walking, a man approached him and said, “Hey, stop. I am the police.” The man then told the victim to put his hands up, and he removed his wallet and money, got into a green SUV, and drove off.
Boston St., 2900 block, June 13, 2:40 a.m. A man told police that a suspect approached him and asked if he had drugs. The victim said no, and the suspect went through his pockets. The suspect then told the victim he would drive him home for $30. The victim was forced into a tan pickup truck, driven to 7720 Holibird Ave., and handcuffed. In fear, the victim gave the suspect his money, and the suspect drove off.
N. Streeper St., 500 block, June 13, 6:50 p.m. A man told police that an ex-girlfriend came to his place to get some things, accompanied by three men. During an argument over property, the men began to assault the victim, took some electronics, and left.
Pratt St., 1700 block, June 14, 12 a.m. A man told police that while walking, two men approached him and punched him in the face and head, and then took his property from his pockets before fleeing.
E. Lombard St., 3800 block, June 15, 2:02 a.m. a man told police he was approached by three men and a woman. One suspect stated, “Give me your wallet and shoes.” A suspect put a knife to the victim’s stomach. The suspects took $400 from the victim, punched him in the eye, and fled.
Eastern Ave., 6400 block, June 15, 11:30 p.m. A man told police that someone named “Terry” gave him a ride to Wendy’s, and then robbed him at knifepoint and drove off.
Bushey St., 6600 block, June 16, 12 a.m. A man told police that upon leaving a store, he was approached and jumped by two suspects. One put him in a hold and took him down. The victim fought back and got to his feet. A suspect pulled out a knife and said, “I will cut you.” The suspects took his scooter and fled.
E. Baltimore St., 3200 block, June 16, 2:28 a.m. Two men told police that one of them asked two other men in a truck for a ride home from the bar. The driver got out and placed a machete against one victim’s throat and took his cell phone. The other suspect approached the other victim and showed him the machete. He said that if he called the police, he would put it in his head. The second victim’s phone was also stolen. The two suspects were later arrested.
Eastern Ave., 3900 block, June 11, 5 p.m., to June 12, 8:30 a.m. Employees reported returning to their offices to find a rear door partially open and a cabinet unsecured. No signs of forced entry or missing property were reported.
Erdman Ave., 5700 block, June 11, 6:40 p.m. Officers responded to an alarm call and found the rear gate and rear garage door smashed open. The owner of the business was notified, but said he was three hours away and not responding. An ex-employee secured the property. It is unknown if anything was taken.
N. Milton Ave., unit block, June 12, 1:15 p.m. A man told police he was in the basement of his home and heard a loud noise from upstairs. He went up to find two unknown men, who fled in a black Nissan.
S. Bond St., 800 block, June 12, 7:50 p.m. A woman told police that a man broke into her home and taken her purse. The woman’s husband chased off the suspect, who was later arrested by police.
N. East Ave., unit block, June 13, 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. an unknown suspect entered a house through a broken window and stole $3,000 worth of electronics.
N. Linwood Ave., 200 block, June 13, 6 p.m., to June 14, 10 p.m. Copper pipes were stolen from vacant commercial property. The lack of signs of forced entry led police to believe that contractors with keys had committed the burglary.
S. Kresson St., 400 block, June 13, 6:30 p.m., to June 14, 1 a.m. A person reported returning home to find the front door damaged and foot prints on the door. No property was taken.
N. Collington Ave., 100 block, June 13, 7 p.m., to June 14, 3:30 p.m. A man told police he returned to his property to find water throughout the basement and copper pipes missing from basement area.
Hartwait St., 6500 block, June 13, 7 p.m., to June 15, 3:50 p.m. The owner returned to his vacant property and found that a basement window had been pried open and a washer, dryer, central heat unit, and AC unit had been taken. The property was found in a neighbor’s backyard. A witness reported that the neighbor took the property, and the neighbor was arrested.
S. Potomac St., unit block, June 14, 4:53 a.m. A woman reported waking up to loud scratching and banging at her door. She called police, who determined that someone had tried to gain entry after climbing over her rear fence.
Centre Pl., 3700 block, June 14, 5 p.m. A man returned to his property to find the rear door forced open and several tools stolen.
Fait Ave., 2400 block, June 14, 8 p.m., to June 16, 10:15 a.m. A woman told police she came home to find her upstairs window pushed in and furniture moved. She also found blood on the window and door jamb. Police found no suspects in the house; no property was taken.
S. Decker Ave., unit block, June 15, 7:15 a.m. to 6:50 p.m. A man returned home to find his garage door partially open, possessions in disarray, and $4,720 in items missing, including a bicycle, laptops, and televisions.
S. Eaton St., 200 block, June 15, 12:45 p.m. A man reported hearing glass breakage at his neighbor’s house and seeing a man fleeing the scene. N. Chester St., unit block, June 16, 4:10 a.m. A man told police he woke up to the sound of someone in his house. As the man approached and opened his bedroom door, the suspect blinded him with a flashlight. The victim backed into his room and called police. The suspect fled. A $5,000 bike and a hammer drill were stolen.
S. Ellwood Ave., 200 block, June 16, 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. A man came home to find drawers dumped out and a pair of binoculars and $5 in change taken.
E. Fayette St., 3500 block, June 16, 3:45 p.m. The owner of a vacant property returned home to find people in her house. A man and woman were arrested by police.
S. Ellwood Ave., 1200 block, June 16, 8:15 p.m. A man reported returning home to find his place ransacked. There was no sign of forced entry, but the victim reported $8,000 in personal property missing, including a bike, computer, credit cards, and jewelry.

Aggravated Assault
S. Broadway, 200 block, June 10, 12:05 a.m. A highly intoxicated man reported to police that another man had struck him in the head with a rock. The victim received two stitches for the wound.
Gary Ave., 6600 block, June 13, 3:50 p.m. A man told police that his sister struck him in the face with a wrench. He was taken to Johns Hopkins ER by ambulance. Police arrested the suspect at the scene.
S. Broadway, 800 block, June 14, 3:11 p.m. A man said he was attacked about the head with a set of keys. He declined medical treatment. A warrant was issued for the suspect.
N. Lakewood Ave., 500 block, June 14, 9:02 p.m. A woman said that a suspect sprayed her in the eyes with bleach and then struck her with a bat.
Newkirk St., 400 block, June 15, 11:30 p.m. A man told police that a fight broke out, and an unknown man stabbed him in the right side and fled. The victim was listed in stable condition at the hospital.
Eastern Ave., 4600 block, June 15, 11:36 p.m. A man told police that a person unknown to him had punched him in the jaw during an argument, causing a gash in the back of his head.
Fleet St., 3800 block, June 16, 6:15 a.m. A man reported that two men were walking in the street; he asked them to move so he could pass. One of the men pulled out a knife. Officers located and arrested the suspects.

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