Tuesday, April 27, 2010

NEWS RELEASE - Felony Theft Identification Needed

City of Takoma Park Police Department
7500 Maple Avenue Takoma Park, Md 20912

For more information contact:
Public Information Officer (PIO)
Catherine Plevy, 301/891.7142 or 240/338.2901

April 27, 2010 (10:55 a.m.)

The photograph attached shows a subject who was caught on surveillance using a victim’s credit card. If you recognize the person in the photo, or have any information regarding the person, please contact Detective Hoetzel of the Takoma Park Police Department at 301.891.7121.

You can now use your cell phone to send a tip to the Takoma Park Police Department and remain 100% anonymous.

* Text to 847411

* Type TPPDTIP at the beginning of your message.

* Type your message including as much detail as possible to ensure that your tip is thoroughly investigated.

* Send your tip, knowing that you are helping to reduce crime in your community while remaining 100% anonymous.

Your tip is important and CAN make a difference!

If you see a crime in progress and need to contact the Takoma Park Police, please call 301-270-1100. If you need to report an emergency that involves the need for fire or rescue services, you must call 9-1-1.

*Photograph attached*