Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2006

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


Between 6 p.m. on Sept. 22 and 3:23 p.m. on Sept. 23, a 21-year-old man from Germantown, was beaten while be was in the woods behind the 19200 block of Wheatfield Drive in Germantown. The victim was found by a passer-by. He was transported to an area hospital for treatment. No suspect information is available.

Armed robbery

On Sept. 16 at 11:30 p.m., a 19-year-old Germantown man was lured by a female suspect, who he had known for two days, to the rear of a residence in the 20000 block of Cinnabar Road in Gaithersburg where she said she lived. The victim was robbed at gunpoint by three black males in the yard behind the above address. Suspect No. 1 was described as a white female, 20, 5 feet 3 inches tall, 120 pounds, red hair, blue jeans, white shirt. Suspects No. 2, No. 3, and No. 4 were described as black males, 17-18, 6 feet tall, 150 pounds, braids hair, blue jeans, white sneakers, black bandana.

On Sept. 27 at 11:15 p.m., a 24-year-old Germantown man was lured to the area of the 20000 block of Cinnabar Drive in Gaithersburg by a female acquaintance. Once there, three to four black males, 18-20, displayed a machete and guns. They assaulted and robbed him of personal property.

Burglary arrest

On Sept. 19 at 9:19 a.m., Neal Eugene McDonald, 18, of Temple Hills, was arrested and charged with first degree burglary, misdemeanor theft, and providing false identification information to a police office. The arrest was a result of a burglary at a residence in the 18300 block of Allspice Drive in Germantown.

Commercial burglary

Sunoco Gas Station, 19235 Frederick Road in Germantown, between 12:38 and 12:39 a.m. on Sept. 20. Forced entry, property taken.