Monday, June 20, 2011

Weekend Auto Theft Attempts and One Auto Theft - Community Advisory

Over the weekend of June 18-19, 2011, there were three attempt auto thefts and one auto theft, as follows:

Case #11029453
Date: June 18, 2011
Time: 1:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Address: 7100 lock of Sycamore Avenue
Entry: Attempt; Punched Ignition
Vehicle: Dodge Caravan

Case #11029454
Date: June 18, 2011
Time: 12:00 a.m. – 8:52 a.m.
Address: 100 block of Elm Avenue
Entry: Attempt; Punched Ignition
Vehicle: Black Jeep Liberty

Case #11029476
Date: June 18, 2011
Time: 1:00 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.
Address: 6400 block of Orchard Avenue
Entry: Attempt; Punched Ignition
Vehicle: Green Dodge Caravan

Case #11029689
Date: June 19, 2011
Time: 8:05 p.m. .
Address: 7700 block of Maple Avenue
Entry: Entry Unknown
Vehicle: Stolen Green Chrysler Town & Country

Investigation continues. Anyone with information about these crimes 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.