MoCO Home Invasions Update 2-5-09
Thursday, February 5, 2009; GZ15
These were among incidents recently received by the Montgomery County Police Department. For more information, call 240-773-5030.
District 1 Rockville Station
RIDGEWAY AVE., 5900 block, 1:35 p.m. Jan. 21. Property was stolen from a residence entered by force.
District 2 Bethesda Station
OLD GEORGETOWN RD., 11700 block, 2:40 a.m. Jan. 16. A man wearing a ski mask forced his way into a home, threatened two occupants with a hammer, took property and fled.
WOODSIDE PL., 6900 block, 3:30 to 4 a.m. Jan. 20. Property was stolen from a residence entered by force.
District 3 Silver Spring Station
BROADMORE DR., 1000 block, 9:30 p.m. Jan. 13. Five people entered an acquaintance's residence and threatened a male occupant with a gun, then forced him to drive them several places before returning. No injuries were reported.
PINEY BRANCH RD., 9300 block, 1:55 p.m. Jan. 15. Four males entered an apartment and demanded property from a female occupant. When she refused, the intruders fled empty-handed. No injuries were reported.
PINEY BRANCH RD., 9300 block, 6:34 a.m. Jan. 15. Two men entered an apartment and demanded cash at gunpoint. A Bowie man, 29, and a man, 34, were arrested.
CASTLE BLVD., 13900 block, noon to 12:30 p.m. Jan. 14. An apartment was entered by force. Nothing was reported missing. An attempt was made to break into a second apartment.
MCKENNEY AVE., 10100 block, 8:48 a.m. Jan. 15. Property was stolen from a residence entered by force.
NORTHWEST DR., 400 block, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 15. An attempt was made to enter a residence.
PRISCILLA DR., 100 block, 5:20 p.m. Jan. 16. A male tried to enter a residence by force.
District 4 Wheaton Station
ORANGEWOOD ST., 14500 block, 3:52 a.m. Dec. 20. A man entered a residence, took a car key and fled. On Jan. 14, he returned and got inside a red Ford Focus, awakening the vehicle's owner. While driving away, the intruder struck an occupant of the home who stood in front of the vehicle in an attempt to prevent it from being stolen.
FAIRLAWN AVE., 15100 block, 2:51 a.m. Jan. 14. A male entered a residence, attacked two male occupants, took property and car keys, and fled in a vehicle owned by an occupant.
LITTLETON ST., 12500 block, 11:40 to 11:53 a.m. Jan. 14. Property was stolen from a residence entered by force.
WEEPING WILLOW CT., 3300 block, 9:35 a.m. Jan. 12. A man entered a residence, then fled empty-handed when confronted by an occupant who had just returned home.
WENDY LANE, 3700 block, Jan. 15. A male entered a residence. A man of no fixed address was charged with burglary.
District 5 Germantown Station
CHERRYWOOD TERR., 100 block, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Jan. 20. Property was stolen from a residence.
BRASSIE PL., 19600 block, Jan. 17. A residential burglary occurred. Intruders were arrested at the scene.
CHURUBUSCO LANE, 11:50 p.m. Jan. 18. A male entered a residence through an unlocked door, took property and fled when confronted.
NEW HAMPSHIRE AVE., 7300 block, 8:30 p.m. Jan. 28. A person threatened and assaulted a person at a residence.
-- Compiled by LISA M. BOLTON
Labels: MoCo Home Invasions