E. Fayette St., 2600 block, May 1, 2 a.m. A woman told police that she had just parked her car when two suspects, a man and woman, approached. The man pointed a gun at her and told her not to talk; the woman groped her. The suspects then fled in the victim’s car and took her property.
Eastern Ave., 6300 block, April 28, 1:20 a.m. An officer responded to a hold-up alarm, and upon arrival, spoke to the victim. The victim said that the suspect entered the store wearing a mask and holding a gun, which he pointed at the victim. The suspect stated, “Give me the money.” The victim placed the register drawers on the counter, and the suspect took the money. He fled when he saw another employee in the back of the store.
Foster Ave., 2800 block, April 28, 2:23 a.m. A man told police that he was approached by two male suspects. One of them displayed a knife and demanded money. The victim refused and turned to walk away, but one of the suspects punched him in the back of his head. They took his money and fled.
S. Oldham St., 600 block, April 30, 12:50 a.m. A woman said that she had just parked her car and was crossing the street when she saw a tan vehicle slow down and heard a voice say, “Right here.” The victim kept walking, and a suspect came up from behind her and grabbed her bag from her shoulder. He snatched it away, and she ran toward the vehicle in an attempt to get it back, but the suspect pointed a gun at her. One of three suspects was arrested by police.
E. Lombard St., 3200 block, April 30, 1:18 p.m. A man told police that he was walking home from work when the suspects approached. He said that he was talking on his cell phone when one of the suspects pointed a gun at his head. The victim tried to move away, but another suspect grabbed him. During the struggle, the suspects took his property and fled west. One of the suspects, the same from the above entry, was arrested.
Orleans St., 2900 block, April 30, 8:30 p.m. A woman reported that she was on the block when a man approached and asked her what time it was. He grabbed her purse, pushed her to the ground and fled.
Aliceanna St., 1600 block, May 2, 6 p.m. A woman told police that she was running when the suspect, a young teen, tried to grab her phone from her waist area. He then grabbed her arm by force, took her cell phone and fled.
N. Janney St.., 100 block, May 2, 9:35 p.m. A woman told police that she was sitting on her porch when her ex-boyfriend approached, grabbed her phone, and walked toward the woods. She followed him, but he allegedly shoved her to the ground. He then threw her phone back at her while she was on the ground and fled. A warrant was obtained.
S. Linwood Ave., 400 block, May 3, 3:04 a.m. A man told police that he got out of his car when another man grabbed his shirt and told him, “Give it up!” The victim started yelling and pulled away, ripping his shirt. He then punched the suspect in the face. Then, a female suspect approached with a knife. The victim ran away and called the police; the suspects fled.
Fell St., 1000 block, April 28, 4:30 p.m. A woman said that when she got home, she found that her property was missing. Her front lock was pushed in.
E. Baltimore St., 2400 block, April 28, 5:30 p.m. Someone gained entry to the house by standing on a deck chair and cutting the screen to the rear window. Nothing was reported missing at the time of the report.
N. Luzerne Ave., 400 block, April 29, 1 p.m. An unknown suspect broke into the church and the adjacent residence and stole electronics. At the residence, a computer, camera, and Wii was reported stolen. The homeowner reported that she forgot to set the burglar alarm. The point of entry was likely the rear, second-floor window. Nothing was reported missing from the church.
Foster Ave., 3400 block, April 29, 3 p.m. An unknown suspect broke the rear door frame to gain entry. The reporting person had been in the process of moving out. There was evidence of ransacking and signs that the suspect had been squatting on the property after breaking in. Nothing was reported missing.
Fait Ave., 3300 block, April 30, 5:30 p.m. An officer responded and found the front door ajar and damaged. The dwelling was cleared, and contact was made with the owner, who was in Las Vegas. A friend reported that no property was taken; the front door was sealed.
E. Fairmount Ave., 3300 block, April 30, 6 p.m. An unknown suspect broke into the garage and stole a large number of tools. Video footage showed a white, late-model Dodge truck back up to the garage, and three unknown suspects taking property from it.
S. Ellwood Ave., 900 block, May 1, 2:45 p.m. A man reported that someone forced open the side door to the location and took his Dell laptop.
S. Haven St., 300 block, May 1, 3:50 a.m. A call was dispatched for a suspicious van in the area. Upon arrival, police detained a man who had been peering through a hole in the fence. He was mirandized, and then admitted cutting the hole in the fence earlier and returning later. He had pulled cast iron pipes toward the hole, where his van was parked. He was arrested at the scene.
N. Lakewood Ave., 100 block, May 1, 8 a.m. An officer responded to an alarm, and found the front window open about one inch. The owner was notified; no entry had been made.
E. Baltimore St., 2900 block, May 1, 8:30 a.m. A woman reported that she was woken by a suspect trying to get into her basement window. When she turned on the light, the suspect fled.
N. Kresson St., 100 block, May 1, 8:45 a.m. An unknown suspect climbed onto the porch roof and raised the screen and the window to the second-floor bedroom. Stolen were two TVs, plus jewelry.
Baylis St., 1000 block, May 1, 9:40 a.m. An officer responded to an alarm call and found that a suspect had attempted to kick in the rear door, causing major property damage. No entry was made.
N. Curley St., 200 block, May 2, 12 p.m. A woman reported that someone forced the rear window, took property, and left.
Foster Ave., 2600 block, May 2, 10:45 p.m. A man said that someone forced open the rear door, took his chihuahua, and left through the front door.
Baylis St., 900 block, May 3, 7 a.m. A woman came home to find her front door open and her rear door forced open. Property was missing.
E. Fairmount Ave., 2300 block, May 3, 8:15 a.m. A man stated that someone removed the AC unit, got inside, and took the computer.
N. Lakewood Ave., 200 block, May 3, 1:10 p.m. A man said that he was upstairs when he heard voices. He went downstairs and saw someone trying to force open the kitchen window with a pry tool. The suspect fled when he saw the victim.
Steelton Ave., 100 block, May 3, 4:30 p.m. An officer responded to the location and saw the suspect trying to pry open the rear door. The officer approached and asked him if he was trying to get in. The suspect said that it was a friend’s house, and he had forgotten the key. The owner came out and said that he didn’t know the suspect, who was arrested.
O’Donnell St., 3800 block, May 3, 5 p.m. The victim reported that someone smashed out the rear window to the trailer and took tools.
Silver Ct., 200 block, May 4, 6 p.m. The Housing Authority of Baltimore City maintenance reported that someone cut the lock to the crawl space, crawled inside, took copper pipes and fled.