Sunday, November 29, 2009

COMMUNITY ADVISORY - Assault, Burglary and Robbery

On November 29, 2009, at approximately 12:47 a.m. Takoma Park Police responded to the 8600 block of Flower Avenue for reports of an assault, burglary and robbery. Three masked men, all armed with silver revolvers, forcefully entered a third floor apartment, taking control of the occupants and taking property and money. The three men then fled the apartment and while running out of the building assaulted another victim. The three men entered a late 1990’s model brown Toyota Camry that was parked in the lot below. They fled in the vehicle in an unknown direction. No one was injured. This incident is believed to be drug and gang related. The subjects are described as follows:

Subject 1: black male, 20’s, 6’2, 200 lbs., light skin, black jacket, jeans and wearing a mask.

Subject 2: black male, 20’s, 5’6, dreads, medium skin, tan jacket, jeans and wearing a mask.

Subject 3: black male, 20’s, overweight/heavy build, dark skin, bald or shaved and wearing a mask.

Subject vehicle: Late 1990’s model brown Toyota Camry.

Investigation continues under case #09066904. Anyone with information is requested to contact the Takoma Park Police Department at 301-270-1100.

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