Residential Burglary - Community Advisory

On September 2, 2013, at approximately 4:03 pm, Takoma Park Police responded to the 1000 block of Elm Avenue for reports of a burglary that occurred earlier. Sometime between August 30 at 7:00 pm and September 2 at 4:00 pm, unknown suspect(s) made entry into the residence by using a trash can to climb on top of a shed where an unknown object was then used to cut out the screen and pry open the kitchen window. Property was stolen.

Investigation continues under case #13041506. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to please call us at 301-270-1100.

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If you see a crime in progress, contact the Takoma Park Police at 301-270-1100. If you need to report an emergency that involves the need for fire or rescue services, call 9-1-1.