S. Curley Street, unit block, April 3, 4:40 p.m. A teenager told police he was riding his bicycle when a group of boys attacked him, pushed him off the bike, took his phone and bike, and fled.
Lancaster Street, 1500 block, March 29, 6 p.m. A man told police he was out walking when a group of teens and men attacked him and robbed him of his phone.
Joplin Street, 400 block, April 7, 1:25 p.m. A man told police his ex-girlfriend had picked a fight with him about their break-up, and then pulled a knife on him. She was arrested on the scene.
E. Baltimore Street, 3400 block, April 7, 3:20 p.m. A man told police his ex-girlfriend came to pick up their child, and having seen a hickey from the man’s new girlfriend on the man’s neck, pulled a box cutter and attacked him. A warrant was obtained for her arrest.
S. High Street, 100 block, April 5, 4:45 p.m. A woman told police a group of teenagers had thrown rocks at her car, then fled.
Hudson Street, 3100 block, April 3, 1:04 a.m . Police were dispatched to the report of an armed person. The suspect, a man, damaged their car with his own by refusing to a stop when ordered. He was arrested. It was revealed that he had tried to entice a woman to come into his car, and when she refused, he had tried to pull her in. The woman’s husband came to her aid, and helped the woman get into the house safely. The suspect had then begun to kick the door and thrown a hammer through the window, screaming he would shoot both of them.
Curley Street, 1000 block, April 1, 2 a.m. Police responded to a local hospital’s emergency room and found a man who told police he had gotten into an argument after leaving an Irish bar in the 2900 block of O’Donnell Street. The argument had turned physical and the man (who had been drinking heavily and who told police he was not the instigator) was attacked by a group of men, who then fled.
Eastern Avenue, 3300 block, March 31, 6:49 p.m. A woman told police she was physically assaulted by her ex-husband, and that her son was as well. She further told police the ex-husband had pointed a gun at them. She also told police her son had taken pills and had been admitted to a local psychiatric ward and therefore was not available to talk. Police will follow up.
Eastern Avenue, 3600 block, March 30, 6 p.m. A man told police his ex-girlfriend had cut his throat with a metal nail file to try to keep him from getting on a bus. He had been drinking heavily and could not provide much information beyond this. A warrant was obtained for the woman’s arrest.
N. Streeper Street, 500 block, March 21, 4:53 p.m. Police responded to a report of an armed person and found an argument in progress. A woman told them two men have an going feud and that one entered the home of the other without permission and pulled a knife. The two confronted one another, and the woman wound up getting punched in the jaw by the knife-wielding man. The assailant was arrested.
N. Linwood Avenue, unit block, April 8, 4 p.m. Someone broke into a home through a second floor rear window and took electronics, jewelry, a TV and a bicycle.
Bank Street, 4800 block, April 7, 8:57 a.m. Someone broke into a garage by breaking a window. Nothing was taken.
Dillon Street, 2900 block, April 6, 9:54 a.m. Someone unsuccessfully tried to break into a house, but fled without gaining access.
Bank Street, 6800 block, April 7, 1:13 a.m. Someone tried to break into a home through a window but fled upon waking up the homeowner.
Hudson Street, 2900 block, April 7, 1:30 p.m. Someone entered a home through a kitchen window that had been left unlocked, and took a bicycle, computers, TV, checkbooks and more.
S. Exeter Street, 100 block, April 6, 2 p.m. Someone entered a home through unknown means and took an electronic game set.
S. East Street, 800 block, April 6, 4:15 p.m. Someone broke into a home by using keys. Once inside, they took electronics, a phone, a TV and her car.
Cambridge Street, 2300 block, April 6, 5:10 p.m. Someone entered a home through the front door and took the TV.
N. Milton Avenue, 400 block, April 6, 3:58 p.m. Two men were arrested after they were found inside a vacant house without permission.
N. Belnord Avenue, 100 block, April 5, 5 p.m. Someone entered a home through the back door and took electronics and a phone.
Eastern Avenue, 5400 block, April 5, 10:30 a.m. Someone entered a church office without permission and took cash.
Dallas Court, 200 block, April 4, 11 p.m. Someone entered a home through unknown means and took an electronic game system.
N. Montford Avenue, 500 block, April 4, 7:36 a.m. Someone broke into a home through a side window and took a generator.
S. Kenwood Avenue, 600 block, April 2, 5:47 a.m. Someone broke into a home through a front window and took a TV and game system.
Fait Avenue, 2700 block, April 2, 11:30 p.m. Someone entered a home through a front window and took a TV.
S. Robinson Street, 700 block, April 1, 11:12 a.m. Someone broke into a home but fled. Suspects were described to the police.
Larceny from Auto
Car manual: 1
Handicap hang tag: 1
Computer equipment: 1
Spike puncher: 1
Brentwood Avenue, 6700 block, April 8, 7:15 p.m. A woman told police someone had stole her bike from outside a convenience store. It had been left unlocked.
Boston Street, 2600 block, April 7, 1:30 p.m. A man was arrested for stealing groceries from a store.
Boston Street, 2300 block, April 7, 10:50 a.m. Someone stole a man’s bicycle.
Hartwait Street, 6500 block, April 7, 8 a.m. A drunk man told police someone had taken his wallet after he left it on top of his TV. He could not provide further information.
E. Fayette Street, 900 block, April 6, 2:43 p.m. Someone took a money order another man was in the process of filling out, and fled with it.
N. Port Street, 100 block, April 6, 6 p.m. A woman told police she had dropped her wallet, and a man picked it up and fled.
S. Broadway, 300 block, April 5, 9:45 p.m. A man entered a liquor store and took cheap wine (Paul Masson and raspberry sparkling wine) and fled. The store owner told police this had happened before and he had not reported it until now, but was sick of the situation.
N. Lakewood Avenue, 600 block, April 5, 10 a.m. A woman told police she had left her credit card inside her house on her bed, and someone took it and made a charge on it.
S. Exeter Street, 600 block, April 5, 4:37 p.m. A man went into a candy store, grabbed a phone and fled.
Eastern Avenue, 1600 block, April 4, 6:30 p.m. Someone broke a lock and took two bicycles.
Boston Street, 3300 block, April 4, 4:30 p.m. A man told police a woman had tried to take his wallet, but that he had gotten it back.
Herring Court, 300 block, April 3, 1 p.m. Someone stole a woman’s dehumidifier and fled.
Neighborhood Watch was compiled by Mary Helen Sprecher.