Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2007

Police report

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The following is a summary of incidents in eastern Montgomery County to which Montgomery County Police responded. The words ‘‘arrested” and ‘‘charged” do not imply guilt.

Silver Spring district

Armed robberies

*July 31: Two men, armed with a handgun and a knife, took property from a victim 1:20 a.m. at the intersection of Carroll Avenue and University Boulevard. The robbers were black, about 21 years old, 5 feet 9 to 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighed about 150 pounds. Their hair was in dreadlocks.

*Aug. 3: A man with a gun took property from a pizza delivery driver about 8:20 p.m. in the unit block of Schuyler Road. The robber was black, between 20 and 25 years old, 6 feet 2 to 6 feet 4 inches tall with a thin build. He wore a white shirt and jeans.

*Aug. 4: A man with a gun took property from a food delivery driver 6:25 p.m. in the 3900 block of Blackburn Road. The robber was black, between 18 and 20 years old, between 5 feet 8 and 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighed between 150 and 160 pounds. He had a triangular face with a pointed chin and wore black shorts, a shirt and dress shoes.

Strong-armed robbery

*Aug. 4: Two men were reported as pickpockets about 6:30 p.m. on the escalators of the Majestic Theater, 900 Ellsworth Drive. One man was black, in his 40s, between 5 feet 11 inches and 6 feet tall and weighed between 150 and 160 pounds. He wore a black jacket, gray pants and blue shirt. The other man was black, in his 30s, and wore an orange shirt and black jacket.

Aggravated assault

*Aug. 6: A victim was assaulted 4 a.m. near Briggs Chaney Road and Gateshead Manor Way. Police provided no details about the victim or the manner⁄severity of the assault, and no details were provided on the attacker.

Commercial burglaries

*Marriott, 12521 Prosperity Drive, Aug. 2. Forced entry; property taken. Two men were seen in the area.

*Silver Cycles, 9330 Georgia Ave., between midnight and 3:37 a.m. Aug. 6. Forced entry; property taken.

*Fehr’s Nursery, 4340 Sandy Spring Road, 5:40 a.m. July 31. Forced entry; property taken.

*Meadows Farms Nursery, 15930 Columbia Pike, between 5 a.m. and 5:09 a.m. Aug. 2. Window broken and rear door open; property taken.

*Fehr’s Nursery, 5:10 a.m. Aug. 2. Forced entry; property taken.

Residential burglaries⁄attempts

*Sligo Creek Parkway, 9000 block, between noon and 7:30 p.m. Forced entry; property taken.

*Green Holly Terrace, 13300 block, 11:25 p.m. July 31. Suspect seen; no entry. He was Hispanic, with a medium build, and wore a dark green or blue sweatshirt.

*Highland Drive, 1200 block, 9:30 p.m. Aug. 1. Forced entry; property taken.

*Pershing Drive, 400 block, between 8:45 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Forced entry; property taken.

*Piney Branch Road, 9100 block, Aug. 6. Forced entry; property taken.

*Mount Pisgah Lane, 1700 block, between 9 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. Aug. 1. Forced entry; property taken.

*Marlow Place, unit block, between 11:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Forced entry; property taken.

Wheaton-Glenmont district

Armed robberies

*Aug. 3: Someone with a handgun took property from a victim 4:45 p.m. in the 13600 block of Georgia Avenue. Police did not release any information about the robber or the victim.

*Aug. 2: Two men armed with a gun took cash from Alante Financial Association, 11208 Grandview Ave. The robbers were black, between 30 and 35 years old, and wore sunglasses. One of the men was 5 feet 8 to 5 feet 9 inches tall and weighed between 230 and 240 pounds. The other is 6 feet to 6 feet 2 inches tall and weighed between 190 and 200 pounds.

Strong-armed robberies

*July 29: A man assaulted a victim and took property 9:30 p.m. in the alley behind the Glenmont Shopping Center. No further information was provided about the victim or the assault. The robber was Hispanic, between 30 and 40 years old, between 5 feet 6 and 5 feet 9 inches tall with a medium build. He had a scar on the right side of his face.

*Aug. 1: A man assaulted two adults and took property 10:15 p.m. at Olney Elementary School, 3401 Queen Mary Drive. The man was between 18 and 25 years old, 6 feet tall and weighed 150 pounds. Police released no information on the victims or the severity of the assault.

*Aug. 4: A man assaulted and robbed two juvenile victims 9 p.m. at Spartan and Buehler roads. The robber was black, 5 feet 10 inches tall, and weighed about 160 pounds. His hair was in cornrows and he wore a white jersey and black shorts. Police released no information on the victims or the severity of the assault.

*Aug. 5: A man assaulted and robbed an adult 2:25 a.m. in the 200 block of Ashcroft Court. The robber was black, about 20 years old, 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighed 160 pounds. His hair was braided and he was wearing long jean shorts. Police released no information on the victim or the severity of the assault.

Sexual assault

*Aug. 5: A man fondled a woman 5:45 a.m. as she slept on a bench at Glenmont Metro. He was between 30 and 40 years old, 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighed 160 pounds. He had a ponytail and a goatee.

Residential burglaries

*Headwaters Lane, 4200 block, between July 22 and Aug. 5. No forced entry; property taken.

*Shorefield Road, 2200 block, between 7:15 a.m. and 4 p.m. Aug. 2. Forced entry; property taken.

*Pear Tree Lane, 14200 block, between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. July 30. Forced entry; property taken.

*Parkland Drive, 12900 block, between 3:30 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. Aug. 2. Forced entry; no property taken.

*Landgreen Street, 4200 block, between 7:45 a.m. and 6 p.m. Aug. 1. No forced entry; property taken.

*Hathaway Drive, 12700 block, between July 28 and July 29. Forced entry; property taken.