October 4 – Coffee with a Cop – Starbucks at 124 Dock St
October 11 – Neighborhood Safety Meeting - APD
October 28 – Howlin’ Hustle 5K – Calvary United Methodist
In the last 24 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 139 calls for service and arrested 8 people.
Burglary – 201700003976 – 100 block of King George St – 09/19 to 09/20: An unlocked home was entered and the key to a vehicle parked outside was stolen. That locked vehicle was then entered using the key and items were stolen from inside. Some of the stolen property was recovered in a nearby alley.
Theft from Vehicle – 201700003977 – 100 block of Rideout St – 09/19 at 10:30pm to 09/20 at 9:50am: Money was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.
Shooting – 201700003991 – 1100 block of Madison St – 09/20 at 7:49pm: Officers responded to the 1100 block of Madison St for reports of shots fired. Officers located two shooting victims, a 41 year old woman from Annapolis and a 36 year old man, in the 1100 block of Medgar Evers St. Both victims were transported to area hospitals for treatment. The woman’s injuries appear to be non-life threatening, the man’s injuries are more severe.
Information was developed that the suspect in the shooting was in a home in Edgewater. Officers responded to that home and at 5:25 a.m. Barnabas Offer, Jr., 25, of Annapolis exited the home and was arrested without further incident. Offer, Jr., 25, was arrested for two counts of attempted murder and other related charges. Offer will be transported to the District Court Commissioner for his initial hearing.
Two other people were arrested last night in the 1100 block of Madison St during the investigation into the shooting. Craig Belt, 30, of Annapolis and Delvonta Wright, 25, of Severn were arrested and charged with handgun possession and fourth degree burglary after they were found in an apartment. The apartment resident, who was not home at the time, said Belt and Wright did not have permission to be inside the home. Officers obtained a search warrant for the apartment and a handgun was recovered inside. It is unknown at this time if this is the weapon used by the shooter. Belt and Wright will be transported to the District Court Commissioner for their initial hearings.
This is an active and fluid investigation and we urge anyone with information about this incident to contact our detectives at 410-260-3439. You can also call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP and submit an anonymous tip. If your tip leads to an arrest or indictment you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.
Coffee with a Cop
Join us for the next Coffee with a Cop, Tuesday, October 4 from 2pm to 4pm at Starbucks located at 124 Dock Street. Drop in anytime during the two hours officers will be at Starbucks. The officers are there to say hi and answer questions.
Neighborhood Safety Meeting
The next Neighborhood Safety meeting will be held, Wednesday, October 11 from 6:30pm to 8pm at Annapolis Police Headquarters, 199 Taylor Avenue. Anyone is welcome to attend this meeting. As always we will be going over the current crime trends in Annapolis. Food will be served so please RSVP to Corporal Amy Miguez at 410-268-9000 ext. 7261 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Howlin’ Hustle 5K
Join us at the 2017 Howlin’ Hustle, a 5K Walk/Run, presented by the Annapolis Police Department in support of Special Olympics Maryland. It is a 5K course around beautiful Annapolis on October 28th and is guaranteed to be a spooktackular good time. Registration will open at 6:30am and the 5K will begin at 7:30am. Costumes are encouraged as there will be awards for best individual and team costumes. http://www.kintera.org/faf/home/default.asp?ievent=1174586