Southeast Crime: Seven incidents of gunpoint robbery reported in Southeastern District

Imla St., 400 block, Sept. 30, 2:49 p.m.  A man reported to police that while he was walking in the alley, suspects approached him wearing masks, knocked him to the ground, assaulted him and held him down. They took his wallet. Two suspects were later arrested.

E. Lombard St., 1500 block, Sept. 30, 1:05 p.m. A man reports that while he was walking four suspects approached him, assaulted him, and stole his wallet. The four suspects then fled.

Bank St., 1700 block, Sept. 30, 9:50 p.m. A man told police that while he was walking he heard voices behind him. An unknown group of four males knocked him to the ground and began to assault him. They then stole items from his pockets and fled.

Eaton St., 200 block, Oct. 1, 12:04 p.m.  A woman told police that she was out walking when someone approached her from behind, placed a gun to her side, took her purse, and fled.

N. Conkling St.,100 block, Oct. 2, 11:15 p.m. A woman told police that while she was walking outside, someone exited a parked car with tinted windows, approached her, and asked for her money. She said no. The suspects then pulled out a revolver.  The victim’s friend said, “She just saw the knockers up the street.” The suspects then walked back to the car and drove off.

N. Lakewood Ave., unit block, Oct. 2, 3:15 p.m. A man told police that he was walking home when he was approached from behind and struck in the back of the head. The suspect fled the scene.

S. Patterson Park Ave., unit block, Oct. 3, 10:15 p.m. A man told police that while he was walking, a suspect approached him with a small caliber handgun. The man gave the suspect his wallet. The suspect then fled.

S. Luzerne St., 500 block, Oct. 3, 9:48 p.m. A man told police that while he was walking he was approached by three suspects who displayed a knife and took his cell phone, bag, laptop, and two iPads before fleeing.

E. Baltimore St., 2300 block, Oct. 3, 11:11 p.m. A man told the police that he was walking his dog in Patterson Park when two suspects approached him, demanded property, pushed him to the ground, went through his pockets, and assaulted him with what the man believes was a gun. The suspects took nothing and fled.

E. Fayette St., 3400 block, Oct. 4, 10:00 p.m. A woman told police that during an argument with her boyfriend, he became angry and she called 911. During that time, she says he took her cell phone and grabbed her by the throat. The suspect then fled; a warrant was obtained for his arrest.

S. Ann St., 100 block, Oct. 4, 10:45 p.m. A woman told the police that a man approached her and pulled out a silver handgun. He demanded her money. When she showed him she had only change, he took her cell phone. The suspect fled.

N. Luzerne Ave.,600 block, Oct 4, 11:36 p.m A woman told police that she was approached by  a suspect who grabbed her backpack. The suspect took the backpack and the woman’s cell phone and fled.

S. Castle St., 600 block, Oct. 4, 12:40 a.m.  A woman told police that she was walking north on Castle when a man pushed her up against the wall and placed a gun to her head and demanded her money. The suspect took everything but the woman’s cell and then fled.

S. Patterson Park Ave., unit block, Oct. 5, 8:50 p.m. A woman reported to police that she was walking home from parking her car when a suspect approached her and said, “Shh..”  He then pointed a gun to her side and back and threatened to shoot her. He took her wallet and fled.

S. Bouldin St., unit block, Oct. 5, 2 p.m. A woman told police that she was walking when someone approached her from behind, placed an unknown sharp object in her side and demanded her property. The suspect then grabbed the property forcibly, threw her to the ground, and fled.

N. Streeper St., 100 block, Sept. 30, 2:50 a.m. After getting a burglary call, police responded to the alley. The officer observed a young man, who screamed that he was the one who broke in. The man fled, and got away after a four-block chase. A book bag containing a school ID and bolt cutters was recovered.

E. Pratt St., 3700 block, Sept. 30, 12:15 p.m. The victim found that her front door lock was damaged and she suspected that someone had tried—and failed—to gain entry.

Dundalk Ave., 1600 block, Oct. 1, 7 p.m. A man returned home from vacation following a call from his alarm company. He found that entry had been gained through his unsecured front window. Someone had rummaged through his desk, but no property was missing.

Drew St., 1300 block, Oct. 2, 10:20 p.m. A rear window was pushed open, and a TV, laptop, mp3 player, and purse with $400 were stolen.

Aisquith St., 100 block, Oct. 3, 7:30 a.m. A man reported that an unknown person had pried a screen off one of his windows in an attempt to gain entry.

S. Ann St., 300 block, Oct. 3, 9:15 a.m. A woman told police that unknown persons entered the shed at the location and took a youth bicycle.
Orleans St., 2700 block, Oct. 4, 11:15 a.m. The victim reported that two unknown males tried to get into the home through a window left ajar, but they fled when they were spotted.

S. Oldham St., 600 block, Oct. 5, 12:30 a.m. An unknown suspect broke the front window to a business, stole $300 from a desk drawer, $322 from a safe, and more cash from the registers. There were no internal cameras in the business.

Roberts Pl., 3600 block, Oct. 5, 3:50 p.m. An officer received an anonymous person reporting a burglary. The responding officer found that the rear glass door had been broken out, and the objects in a room were knocked over. The owner was not present, and the officer couldn’t tell if anything had been stolen.

N. Linwood Ave., unit block, Oct. 6, 4 a.m. A suspect forced the rear window, and went into the living room, which set off the alarm. The suspect fled through the rear door; nothing was taken.

Aggravated Assault
Eastbourne Ave., 6400 block, Sept. 30, 1:15 a.m. A man reported that an acquaintance struck him in the head repeatedly with a 2X4 because he wouldn’t let the acquaintance borrow his car.

S. East Ave. 500 block, Sept. 30, 1:55 a.m. A man reported that he sustained cuts to his left chest and lip during an altercation outside of La Raza Cantina Bar. Another victim had cuts to the left side of the chest and head. There was no information about what caused the fight.

Jefferson St., 3200 block, Oct. 5, 8:20 p.m. A man reported that he was in a dispute with another man, who pulled out a knife. The victim tried to grab the knife, but was cut in the palm. The suspect fled.

Charlotte Ave. 1600 block, Oct. 6, 3:50 a.m. A woman reported that she and her girlfriend got in a fight. The girlfriend hit her with a flashlight in the face and arms. The victim went to the hospital for treatment. A warrant was issued.

Fleet St., 900 block, Oct. 6, 8:21 a.m. A woman who is pregnant with the child of a co-worker was reportedly attacked and beat up by the co-worker’s fiance.

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