August 1 - Coffee with a Cop - 122 Main St (Starbucks)
In the last 72 hours Annapolis Police officers responded to 341 calls for service and arrested 16 people.
Shooting – 201800003063 – 800-899 Betsy Ct – 07/28 at 12:50am: Officers responded to the area of Betsy Ct at Newtowne Dr for a report of a shooting. Officers located an adult male shooting victim outside in the 800 block of Betsy Ct. The man was transported to an area hospital for treatment of critical injuries. Detectives are investigating this incident. The shooting is believed to have occurred outside in the 800 block of Betsy Ct. We urge anyone with information 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.
Armed Robbery – 201800003064 – 500-599 South Cherry Grove Av – 07/28 at 1:05am: Three adult victims were sitting inside a parked vehicle when they were approached by a male suspect who knocked on the window. After one of the victims lowered the vehicle window the suspect pointed a handgun at the occupants and ordered them out of the vehicle. A second male suspect arrived and pointed a gun at the victims while the first suspect demanded money and took their wallets. Then the suspects fled the area on foot. Detectives were able to identify the suspect who first approached the vehicle as Jariq Downs, 16, of Annapolis and obtained an arrest warrant for him. On 07/28 at 9:20pm Downs was located in the 1100 block of Madison St and arrested. Downs was charged as an adult with seventeen criminal counts relating to the armed robbery. Downs is being held without bond at the Jennifer Road Detention Center. Detectives continue to investigate this robbery, if you have any information please contact them at 410-260-3439.
Shots Fired – 201800003065 – 00-99 Alder Rd – 07/28 at 2:15am: Officers responded to the area for reports of shots fired and discovered the front door to a home had been struck. No one was injured and no suspects were located.
Theft from Boat – 201800003069 – 300-399 Third St – 07/28 at 12:30am: A man saw an adult male suspect rummaging through a boat docked in the water. The suspect stole an orange case and yellow emergency box from the boat and left the area. The theft wasn’t reported to the police until 9:25am.
Burglary – 201800003091 – 100-199 Bloomsbury Sq – 07/29 at 5:51pm: An observant caller reported seeing several juvenile male suspects exit the front door of the closed community center. They gained entry into the building through an unlocked rear window. Nothing was stolen from the building.
Coffee with a Cop
Join us for the next Coffee with a Cop, Wednesday, August 1 from 9am to 11am at Starbucks located at 122 Main Street. Drop in anytime during the two hours officers will be at Starbucks. The officers are there to say hi and answer questions.
No Citizen Fingerprinting in August
There will be no citizen fingerprinting offered in August or Monday, 09/03. Citizen fingerprinting will resume Monday, 09/10, at 6:30pm.