June 16 – Touch a Truck – St. Martin’s Lutheran Church – 1120 Spa Rd
June 19 – Annapolis Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition – 199 Taylor Av
In the last 24 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 123 calls for service and arrested 7 people.
Robbery - 201800002306 – 00-99 Church Circle – 06/14 at 8:40pm: The adult male victim was sitting on a bench when he was approached by a male suspect who took the victim’s headphones off his head and walked away with them. The victim followed the suspect and demanded he give the headphones back. The suspect punched the victim in the face and the two began pushing each other. Two of the victim’s friends saw what was happening and rushed over to help the victim. The suspect pulled a knife out of his pocket and threatened the three men with it before running away down Duke of Gloucester St. Officers located the suspect on Duke of Gloucester St and arrested him. Melvin Otey, 51, of Annapolis was charged with robbery, assault, reckless endangerment and theft. He is being held at the Jennifer Road Detention Center without bond.
Burglary – 201800002308 – 00-99 Monument St – 06/14: A window to the home was forced open and a Rolex wristwatch was stolen.
Touch a Truck
On Saturday, 06/16, the police department will be participating in this free community event organized by the Chesapeake Children’s Museum. The event features numerous industrial trucks and the fire and police departments. The event is 10am to 12pm at St. Martin’s Lutheran Church located at 1120 Spa Rd. For more information visit www.theccm.org.
Annapolis Substance Abuse and Prevention (ASAP) Coalition
ASAP Coalition is holding its monthly meeting on 06/19 at 12pm at APD, 199 Taylor Av. The mission of the coalition is to facilitate healthy community change to prevent and reduce alcohol and opioid use among youth and young adults through locally led collaborations and evidence-based prevention strategies. Anyone with an interest in promoting public health, safety and wellness for Annapolis families and community members is welcome to attend. Lunch is provided. For more information visit http://preventsubstanceabuse.org/coalitions/asap/.