E. Lombard St., 1700 block, July 6, 12:01 a.m. The victim said that he was walking from work to his girlfriend’s house, and he noticed the suspect out of the corner of his eye. At that time, the suspect punched him in the right eye, knocking him out. The suspect took his property and fled while he was on the ground.
E. Lombard St., 3800 block, July 6, 8:50 a.m. The victim said that the suspect attempted to leave the store without paying for items he had in his shirt. The victim confronted the suspect, grabbing his arm to detain him, and the suspect said, “Don’t make me cut you,” implying he had a knife. The suspect left the store; the incident was captured on security cameras.
N. Lakewood Ave., 400 block, July 7, 10:55 a.m. A woman was walking in the block when she was struck in the head, with a closed fist, by the suspect, who then grabbed her purse and continued the assault, causing her to fall to the ground. The suspect fled. Responding officers canvassed the area with a witness, who observed the suspect in the 800 block of Glover St. The victim then identified the suspect, and he was arrested.
E. Fairmount Ave., 2300 block, July 7, 2:30 p.m. An officer responded to Bayview Hospital, where a victim said that he walked out of a store at Patterson Park Ave. and Fayette St. when one of two male suspects grabbed him around the neck and choked him until he passed out. When he woke up, he walked to a friend’s house and called his mother.
E. Fayette St., 3300 block, July 7, 11:35 p.m. The victim said that the male suspect was observed putting Red Bull drinks in his backpack and attempting to leave the store without paying. The victim grabbed the suspect’s bag and tried to take it from him, and the suspect forcefully took back the bag and fled. During an officer’s tour of duty, the officer observed a suspect with the same clothes as in video footage from the store robbery. The suspect was arrested.
Eastern Ave., 4800 block, July 8, 2 p.m. A window teller said that the suspect approached the counter and stated, “Give me 50s and 100s, no dye packs.” The teller also observed a demand note. The teller gave the suspect an unknown amount of money; the suspect, a male, fled. Detectives will recover video.
E. Fayette St., 2500 block, July 8, 9:02 p.m. The victim said that he was walking the block when the male suspect approached, chambered a round in his gun, and demanded the victim’s phone and money. The victim gave the suspect his property; the suspect then walked away. During an area canvass, a suspect was stopped matching the description given by the victim. The victim then identified the suspect, who was arrested. The suspect’s weapon was located in the spot he was arrested.
S. Newkirk St., 400 block, July 9, 1:59 a.m. The victim said that while he was walking and talking on his cell phone, the two male suspects approached. One of them demanded his money and searched the victim’s pockets. The suspect then pulled out a gun and hit the victim in the head with it, asking him why he didn’t have any money. The suspect took the victim’s cell phone; both suspects fled. A few hours later, City Watch called out two suspects in the 600 block of Oldham St. that matched the descriptions of those who had committed the robberies. One of the suspects was arrested.
S. Broadway, 200 block, July 11, 2:15 a.m. The victim said that while she was walking in the block, the male suspects approached from behind and tried to grab her phone from her rear pocket. Her boyfriend attempted to defend her, and one of the suspects pulled out a knife and lunged at him, causing him to fall down. That suspect then handed the knife to one of his companions so he could finish the robbery. During this time, an officer was flagged down and two of the suspects–the one who allegedly wielded the knife as well as the one he handed it to–were arrested.
S. Bethel St., 100 block, July 12, 4:07 a.m. The victim said that she picked up the suspect in Bel Air and agreed to transport him to Baltimore City for $20. After she drove around the city for a while, she told him to get out. He then picked up a bottle of Powerade and threw it at her, striking her face and injuring her nose. He reached into the back of her car and grabbed her purse before he left the vehicle. She gave chase, and the suspect fell as he was running. The report ends here; a warrant was issued.
N. Conkling St., 100 block, July 11, 5:25 a.m. The victim stated that the suspects pulled up in a Jeep, and one of them got out with what the victim thought was a rifle. The other suspect stayed in the vehicle and told the victim in Spanish, “Give me everything you have, or I’ll kill you.” The victim gave the suspect his property; the suspect got back in the Jeep; they fled. A description of the Jeep was given, and the suspects were stopped in the 4300 block of E. Lombard St., identified by the victim, and arrested.
S. Broadway, 300 block, July 12, 5 p.m. The victim said that while he was walking in the block, the male suspect approached and asked him for money. The victim said that the suspect then cut him on the right arm with a knife and grabbed a $100 bill from pocket. The victim, afraid for his life, ran. He was treated at Bayview Hospital.
E. Lombard St., 3800 block, July 12, 5:14 p.m. The victim said that the suspects, three females, entered the location. Two of the suspects removed products, and all three tried to leave without paying. The victim tried to prevent them from leaving, at which time one of the women punched her in the face.
Eastern Ave., 4000 block, July 6, 12 p.m. The victim said that her landlord changed her locks and took her property, including two beds, curtains, 13 pairs of shoes, jewelry, fans, an air conditioner and three Iraqi flags. The landlord said that she had left and broke the door, took her own property, and had been gone for some time. He said he had to repair the door and lock.
E. Baltimore St., 6900 block, July 6, 1:30 p.m. The victim said that he found that unknown persons had forced open his front basement window to gain entry and took property.
N. Glover St., 500 block, July 6, 4:30 p.m. The complainant advised that his window air conditioner, TV, and two pairs of Calvin Klein shoes were missing from his residence. An investigating officer contacted Citywide Robbery, which reviewed footage from the area and observed a man taking out the air conditioner and bringing it to the 2600 block of Jefferson St., where he handed it to an unknown female. Officers went to the location and spoke with a man who admitted having an unknown air conditioner in his basement. He returned it. The report ends here.
N. Potomac St., unit block, July 7, 2:30 p.m. The complainant came home to find his rear basement door open, and his large TV gone. The responding officer had earlier responded to a call for two male juveniles removing a TV up the alley. The officer at that time was not able to locate the house and did not see the suspects. The initial caller had been unable to give a good description of the suspects’ clothing, due to the height of the fence.
Pulaski Hwy., 2900 block, July 7, 4:40 p.m. The victim was home when she heard something drop in her upstairs room. She investigated and found a man in the room. She called out for her family; he closed the door and fled. The suspect had apparently removed her window unit and placed it on the roof of the overhang. No property was reported missing. The reporting person said that she had seen the suspect knocking on the rear door prior to the incident.