Monday, March 25, 2013
The Greenbelt police department is investigating a number of crimes.
Two armed robberies were reported in Greenbelt, according to the latest police crime report. According to the report, police are investigating a strong armed robbery in the 6900 block of Hanover Parkway on March 15. The victim told police that just before 8:30 p.m. two people the victim knew assaulted the victim and took property. Another armed robbery was reported just three days later in the 5500 block of Cherrywood Lane. According to the report, two suspects entered a business and demanded money from the register. The robbery occurred at 11:19 a.m. Several people were also arrested for DUIs over St. Patrick's Day weekend and some vandalism was also reported. The details can be found in the attached police report.
Wednesday, February 13, 2013
Greenbelt police are investigating an early morning armed carjacking off Cherrywood Lane and several other crimes reported between Feb. 1 and Feb. 7.
Greenbelt police are investigating an armed carjacking that occurred in the early morning hours of Friday. According to police, around 12:44 a.m. the carjacking victim saw two suspects attempting to steal his dark green 2002 Ford Crown Victoria with Maryland tags in the 5900 block of Cherrywood Lane. When the victim confronted the suspects, police said, they scuffled and a suspect brandished a handgun. Police said the suspects fled the scene in the victim's vehicle. ------- According to the police report attached to this post, a strong armed robbery was also reported in the 6100 block of Breezewood Court. The victim was approached by two suspects and they demanded the victim's wallet, police reported. The suspects are described as black …
Friday, February 8, 2013
The incident took place Thursday night near the Chemical/Nuclear Engineering Building.
Authorities say a woman was robbed at gunpoint Thursday night near the University of Maryland's Chemical/Nuclear Engineering Building. According to University of Maryland police, the victim was walking through parking lot around 10:40 p.m. when she was approached by an unknown male. The suspect reportedly pulled out a handgun and demanded the woman's valuables. She complied, handing over cash, gift cards, and other personal items. The man then fled the area on Paint Branch Drive, police said. He was described as wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, baggy jeans, and a covering on his face. Prince Geroge's County police attempted to locate the suspect using a K-9 unit but were unsuccessful. The incident comes less than three days after a …
Monday, December 3, 2012
The following crime information, from Nov. 21 to Nov. 28, was supplied by the Greenbelt Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction.
An armed robbery, eight burglaries, an attempted burglary, a strong armed robbery, six DWI arrests, a DWI and drug arrest, and 15 automotive crime incidents are in the Greenbelt police report from Nov. 21 to Nov. 28. Center City Nov. 21 at 11:09 a.m.: DUI/DWI Arrest. Kenilworth Avenue at Old Calvert. A 35-year-old Silver Spring man was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and driving while impaired by alcohol, among other charges after a traffic stop. The suspect was released on citations pending trial. Nov. 22 at 1:30 a.m.: DUI/DWI Arrest. Kenilworth Avenue at Good Luck Road. A 42-year-old Lanham man was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and driving while impaired by alcohol, …
Saturday, December 1, 2012
Security guard shot inside a grocery, teens robbed at gunpoint while taking out trash, local charity brings policeman to tears and potential Powerball winner in Maryland.
Security Guard Shot Inside South Laurel Grocery Store A security guard at Bottom Dollar Food in South Laurel was shot Thursday night by two suspects who later fled the scene, according to police. The victim was transported to the hospital in serious condition but is expected to recover. Local Charity Drive Brings Policeman to Tears Even grown police officers can cry as evidenced by a local Christmas shopping program for underprivileged kids. Capt. Carl DeWalt with the Laurel Police Department couldn't keep the tears from falling when he shared his story about a boy who wanted to buy boots at Christmas. Teens Robbed at Gunpoint on Excalibur Court Two teens were allegedly robbed at gunpoint last Friday on the 3700 block of Excalibur Court …
Friday, November 30, 2012
The Greenbelt Police report an armed robbery on the 9300 bock of Edmonston Road in Greenbelt, MD.
A man and woman were robbed at gunpoint at 3:25 a.m. Wednesday, according to Greenbelt Police. Two male suspects approached the couple at the 9300 block of Edmonston Road and allegedly displayed a handgun, then took the victims' property, according to police. The suspects are described as males, 20 to 30 years old, and wearing all black clothing. Anyone with information on the incident may contact the Greenbelt Police Department's Criminal Investigations Unit at (240) 542-2133
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Police arrested Alexander Jesus Gutierrez, 18, also known as Alexander Gutierrez-Abarca of Riverdale.
Detectives have arrested Alexander Jesus Gutierrez, 18, as a suspect in a Nov. 12 carjacking in the 7500 block of Greenbelt Road, Greenbelt Police said. The suspect is also known as Alexander Gutierrez-Abarca of Riverdale, according to police. Gutierrez allegedly assaulted and robbed a man in the vehicle before carjacking it, according to Ofc. Kelly Lawson, police spokesperson. Detectives obtained an arrest warrant for Guitierrez from the District Court for Prince George's County that charged him with carjacking, armed robbery and first-degree assault, among other charges, Greenbelt police say.
Monday, November 19, 2012
Three drug arrests, 3 DWIs, disorderly conduct, vandalism and 6 automotive crimes in the Greenbelt Police report from Nov. 9 to Nov. 15.
A Carjacking, armed robbery, 3 burglaries, 3 drug arrests, disorderly conduct, vandalism and 6 automotive crimes in the Greenbelt Police report. The following arrest information was supplied by the Greenbelt Police Department for Nov. 9 to Nov. 15. It does not indicate a conviction. Center City Nov. 9 at 3:30 p.m.: Disorderly Conduct. 100 block Centerway. A Springdale man was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct. The suspect was released on citation pending trial. Nov. 14 at 12:26 a.m.: DUI/DWI Arrest. Greenbelt Road at Lakecrest Drive. A Greenbelt man was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and driving while impaired by alcohol, among other charges after a traffic stop. The suspect was released on …
Monday, November 12, 2012
The following arrest information was supplied by the Greenbelt Police Department for Nov. 1 through Nov. 8. It does not indicate a conviction.
A man exposes himself to a girl, an armed robbery attempt, four drug arrests, three burglaries, 7 DWIs, trespassing, disturbing the peace and vandalism, in the Greenbelt Police Department report for Nov. 1 through Nov. 8. Center City Nov 2 at 1:06 a.m.: DUI/DWI Arrest. Greenbelt Road at Southway. A Capitol Heights man was arrested and charged with driving under the influence of alcohol and driving while impaired by alcohol, among other charges after a traffic stop. The suspect was released on citations pending trial. At 4:20 p.m.: Burglary. 62 court Ridge Road. A bicycle was taken from the property. Nov. 3 at 3:16 a.m.: DUI/DWI Arrest. Crescent Road at Hillside Road. A Greenbelt woman was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol…
Friday, November 9, 2012
Suspect, described as a teenager, implied he had a weapon.
Police are searching for a individual described as a teenager who apparently gave up an attempt to rob a man when then victim explained that he had no money. Greenbelt police said the assailant, who implied he had a weapon, asked the victim for money on the 7200 block of Mandan Road. The victim told the would-be robber that he didn't have any money, and the suspect walked away, police said. The incident occurred on Tuesday. The suspect is described as 17 to 18 years old, 5 foot 7 to 5 foot 8, 140 to 155 pounds, and as wearing a black North Face jacket and a black mask. Anyone with information on the incident may contact the Greenbelt Police Department's Criminal Investigations Unit at (240) 542-2133.