Tuesday, April 12, 2011

Residential Burglary - Community Advisory

On April 11, 2011, at approximately 6:23 p.m., Takoma Park Police responded to the 6500 block of Eastern Avenue for reports of a residential burglary that had occurred earlier between 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. The victim returned home to find the storm door and main door forced open by unknown means. Property was taken. A K-9 track was conducted with negative results.

Investigation continues under case #11017130. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to please call us at 301.270.1100.

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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.