Bethesda⁄Chevy Chase⁄Kensington

Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2006

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


*On Sept. 16: At approximately 11:15 p.m., a 19-year-old man from College Park was attending an underage alcohol party at a vacant house in the unit block of Hidden Ponds in North Potomac when a physical fight began. The suspect produced a knife and slashed the victim in the back several times. The victim became unruly and initially refused treatment from rescue personnel. He was later treated at an area hospital. The suspect responsible has been identified.

Burglary arrest

*On Sept. 23: At approximately 3:31 a.m. in the 7500 block of Hackamore Drive in Potomac the suspect was seen at the rear of the residence attempting to open the door. The suspect was still in the vicinity when officers arrived. Terrence Eugene Hawkins, 23, of the 400 block of West Diamond Avenue in Gaithersburg was arrested.

Commercial burglary

*Miller & Long Construction Co., 4824 Rugby Ave. in Bethesda, between 11:45 p.m. on Sept. 13 and 12:14 a.m. on Sept. 14. Forced entry; property taken.

*Christ Luthern Church, 8011 Old Georgetown Road in Bethesda, between 7 and 7:15 a.m. on Sept. 18. No forced entry; nothing taken.

*Westmoreland Congregational United Church of Christ, 1 Westmoreland Circle in Bethesda, between 7:20 p.m. on Sept. 17 and 7 a.m. on Sept. 18. Unknown method of entry; nothing taken.

*Chevy Chase Dental, 4716 Bradley Blvd. in Chevy Chase, between 4 p.m. on Sept. 15 and 9:51 a.m. on Sept. 16. Forced window; property taken.

*Alpana Goswami, M.D., and Dany Westerbrand, M.D., 11119 Rockville Pike in Rockville, between 1 p.m. on Sept. 16 and 5 p.m. on Sept. 17.

Residential burglary

*10100 block of Grosvenor Place in Bethesda, between noon and 8:48 p.m. on Sept. 3. Forced entry; property taken.

*5800 block of Mossrock Drive in Rockville, between 3:30 and 10:48 a.m. on Sept. 4. Forced entry; property taken.

*11500 block of Cushman Road in Rockville, between 1:30 and 4 p.m. on Sept. 11. Forced entry; property taken.

*8500 block of Meadowlark Lane in Bethesda, between 11 a.m. on Sept. 22 and 5:42 p.m. on Sept. 24. Forced entry; property taken.

*5400 block of Duvall Drive in Bethesda, between 4:30 and 4:45 p.m. on Sept. 24. Forced entry; property taken.

*7600 block of Bells Mill Road in Bethesda, between 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 16. Forced entry; property taken.

*4000 block of Halsey Court in Kensington, between 7:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Sept. 13. Forced entry; property taken.