Daily Police Activity Report

APD Daily Report 11/13/13

In the last 24 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 97 calls for service and arrested 24 people.

Good News – In the space of an hour yesterday officers were able to make three arrests in two separate theft cases.  On 11/12 at 5:45pm officers received a call from a business in the 1800 block of George Av to report a man stealing scrap metal from a trailer in the rear parking lot.  Officers arrived and found Richard Martin, 49, of Clarksville removing metal from the trailer.  Martin was arrested and charged with theft less than $100.  On 11/12 at 5:56pm employees of a business in the 100 block of Dock St called to report that two boys had just stolen the tip jar from the counter.  As the officers were taking this report a business in the 100 block of Main St reported that their tip jar was just stolen by the same two boys.  Officers were able to locate the two boys, both 14 years old and from Annapolis, in the 100 block of Clay St.  The boys were arrested, given juvenile citations for theft, and released to their guardians.  The business on Main St recovered their tip jar as the boys were fleeing with it.  The money from business on Dock St was found on one of the boys and returned to that business.

Theft from Vehicle – 201300005409 – 900 block of Van Buren St – 11/05 at 11pm to 11/06 at 7am:  The passenger side window was shattered and a burgundy crocodile patterned purse was stolen from the vehicle. 

Burglary – 201300005508 – 1100 block of Frederick Douglass St – 11/11 at 6:30pm to 11/12 at 6:45am:  The rear window to the home was forced open and a commercial floor buffer and a yellow and black Dewalt 18 volt cordless drill, engraved with Vision Builders were stolen from the home. 

Theft – 201300005509 – Main St, Cathedral St, and Franklin St – 11/08 at 6am to 11/12 at 6am:  Twelve parking meters were forced open.  The metal change cans that hold the money inside the meters were taken.

Theft from Vehicle – 201300005513 – 100 block of Charles St – 11/10 at 7pm to 11/12 at 12pm:  An apparently unlocked vehicle was entered, but nothing appears to have been stolen.

Assault – 201300005531 – 700 block of Newtowne Dr – 11/13 at 1am:  A 19 year old man from Annapolis reported that he was in front of a building on Newtowne Dr when he was assaulted by an acquaintance with a handgun.  The suspect walked up to the man and punched him in the face, then drew a handgun and pointed it at the man.  The suspect struck the man in the face with the handgun.  The man was able to run to his car and drive away to call police.  The man refused medical treatment.


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Metro Crime Stoppers Hotline Toll Free 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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