Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Bicycle Thefts - Community Advisory

On July 6, 2011 at 7:48 a.m. Takoma Park Police responded to the 7300 block of Flower Avenue for a report of stolen bicycles. Unknown suspect(s) removed two bicycles from the back of the victim’s truck. The bicycles were last seen there at midnight and noticed missing at 6:30 a.m. There are no suspect(s) at this time.

The bicycles are described as a 27” purple hybrid cycle Track bike and the other a 17” light blue Schwinn bike.

Investigation continues under case #11032740. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to please call us at 301.270.1100.

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* Type TPPDTIP at the beginning of your message.

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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.