Eastern Ave., 3600 block, Feb. 4, 3:30 p.m. The victim stated that while waiting on the corner for the bus, he observed the suspects walking from across the street. A suspect struck the victim in the face, at which time the victim began fighting back. One suspect reportedly filmed the fight while the other two attacked the victim. One of the suspects pulled out a knife and attempted to cut the victim, cutting his sweatshirt and then reaching into his pocket and taking his property. The suspects fled. Three suspects were identified; two were arrested.
S. Broadway, unit block, Feb. 5, 7:16 p.m. The victim said that she was about to enter her home when the suspect came up behind her and grabbed her ponytail while another suspect punched her in the head. They grabbed her purse and fled.
May Ct., 1500 block, Feb. 6, 4:40 p.m. The victim, a cable installer, was in the rear alley looking for a cable hook-up when he heard a voice say, “What time is it?” The victim told the suspects the time, and one of them then stated, “I know what time it is; you know what time it is.” The suspect pointed a gun at the victim’s head while the other suspect took his property from his pockets. The suspect with the gun told the victim to look away; they fled.
E. Fayette St., 1200 block, Feb. 7, 6:15 p.m. The victim, 12, stated that he had just gotten off the bus and noticed the suspect, a teenager, follow him off the bus. The suspect approached him and questioned him about looking at his girlfriend on the bus, which the victim denied. The suspect then threatened to shoot him with a gun. He never displayed one but kept reaching to his side as if armed. The victim was told to empty his pockets and he dropped his property on the ground.
E. Fayette St., 1500 block, Feb. 7, 7 p.m. The victim said that he was at the bus stop texting on his phone when two suspects approached, pushed him in the back and punched him in the face. The victim fell. One suspect kicked him while the other took his property. The suspects then fled.
E. Fairmount Ave., 3000 block, Feb. 7, 9:20 p.m. The victim said that he was walking when two men approached. One punched him in the stomach and took his property. The two suspects then fled.
S. Washington St., 600 block, Feb. 2, 12 p.m. The complainant came home to find her front door open with no signs of forced entry. Her TV, Blueray player and video game system were missing. She reported that the building manager had recently given her key to a plumbing company for repairs.
E. Fayette St., 2900 block, Feb. 2, 5 p.m. The complainant came home after an hour and found her house ransacked. There were no signs of forced entry. Taken were a game system, perfume and a credit card.
Boston St., 2600 block, Feb. 2, 5 p.m. The complainant advised that he left for work without arming his alarm. He got home and found the rear door ajar and curtains ripped. The point of entry was apparently an unlocked second-floor door. Large amounts of jewelry, electronics, collectible coins and several watches were taken from the house.
S. Rose St., 700 block, Feb. 2, 11:38 p.m. The victim said that she was returning from walking her dog when she noticed the suspect by her window. As she was closing her door, the suspect blocked it with his foot. She got scared and applied pressure, and he removed his foot. She locked him out and called the police, while he still tried to get in. Police came and arrested the suspect.
Fleet St., 2200 block, Feb. 4, 8:30 a.m. An unknown suspect climbed the rear exterior stairs, forced open a second-floor window, and took a mountain bike, iPad, iPod, Rolex watch and coins. The suspect fled via the front door.
Stiles St., 900 block, Feb. 4, 8:30 a.m. The resident came home and found his Macbook missing and his coat rack on the floor. His roommate came home and found an iPod and $20 missing. After investigating, the roommates found the rear door unlocked. There was no sign of forced entry.
S. Broadway, unit block, Feb. 4, 8 p.m. An unknown suspect broke into the recovery center via a basement window and took prescription medications from a small safe. The suspect tried to get into other safes and damaged them.
Eastern Ave., 3700 block, Feb. 5, 7 a.m. An unknown suspect pried open the door to the victim’s apartment, entered, and took a laptop that had $9,000 stashed between the monitor and the keyboard.
S. Ann St., 200 block, Feb. 5, 9 p.m. An unknown suspect cut the lock to a shed on the property and took two Trek bikes and an air pump.
Fleet St., 1000 block, Feb. 6, 3:33 a.m. An employee spotted the suspect, who is known to the staff as a shoplifter. The suspect entered the supermarket and took several bundles of firewood that were in a cart. The area had been locked and secured, but the lock had been stripped. Security officers found the suspect in the 800 block of Fawn St. and detained him. After reviewing security camera footage, police arrested the suspect.
S. Durham St., 200 block, Feb. 6, 11 a.m. The victim said that someone forced open the front door and took property.
S. Bouldin St., 100 block, Feb. 6, 8 p.m. An unknown suspect entered through the rear door and took a large amount of electronics and jewelry belonging to all the roommates. The suspect went to all the bedrooms and took property from throughout the house. Several watches, four iPads, a purse, laptops, a couple video game systems, and vehicle keys were taken.
O’Donnell St., 3400 block, Feb. 6, 11:20 p.m. The victim reported that she came downstairs in the morning and her front door was open and her property was missing. The suspect also had taken her keys and car. There were pry marks on the front door, which had been forced open.
S. East Ave., 100 block, Feb. 7, 4 a.m. The complainant said that he went to bed at 4 a.m., came downstairs at 1 p.m., and found that his laptop was missing. He noticed that the front window was open and the front door was now unlocked. The responding officer noticed that the drapes were pulled off the curtain rod.
S. Ellwood Ave., 100 block, Feb. 7, 7:30 a.m. An unknown suspect pried open the rear basement door and took two video game systems, two laptops, four mens watches and two silver necklaces. The property was taken from several bedrooms and the living room.
E. Fairmount Ave., 3200 block, Feb. 2, 7:53 p.m. During a street robbery, the suspect pointed a gun and the victim and his friend. He demanded money from both parties. Money was not taken from this victim. He fled on foot after taking money from the second victim.
S. Ponca St., 900 block, Feb. 3, 2:30 a.m. The suspect walked into the Southeast District to report that her boyfriend had hit her after she got home from being out with friends. She was crying and had a small cut on her face from where she said he tried to grab her. Police responded to the house and found the victim disheveled and suffering from a laceration to the head from the suspect hitting him with an unknown object. Both parties were uncooperative and were arrested on the scene.
N. Montford Ave., 500 block, Feb. 8, 9:50 p.m. The victim said that during an argument with the suspect, he picked up a curtain rod, hit her in the leg and fled. A warrant was obtained.