On July 17, 2011, Takoma Park Police responded to the 7100 block of Poplar Avenue for reports of an attempted residential burglary that had occurred at approximately 8:38 p.m. Unknown suspects attempted entry by breaking the glass to the front door of the residence. The homeowner was home, which scared off the suspects. Entry was not made and no property was taken. The suspects are described as:
Suspect 1: Unknown race male, approximately 6-6'2", last seen wearing a black ski mask, black gloves and black clothes.
Suspect 2: Hispanic male, approximately 5'6", shoulder-length hair, last seen wearing a black t-shirt and baggy blue jeans.
Investigation continues under case #11034914. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to please call us at 301.270.1100.
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