5th District: Man assaulted and threatened at knifepoint on Salaignac Street playground

This list covers July 16 – July 29

July 16, 2012

7000 block Matthews St. – Handgun and a magazine with 10 bullets stolen from a 2004 Nissan Altima.

8500 block Henry Ave. – A woman was arrested after she was caught shoplifting from a department store. Offender was stopped with clothing, jewelry and shoes. All of those items were recovered.

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July 17, 2012

4100 block Lauriston St. – 2001 Toyota Camry stolen. Complainant said car contained a pair of sunglasses, Garmin GPS and a stereo.

4500 block Fleming St. – E-reader stolen from the property.

July 18, 2012

4100 block Main St. – iPAD stolen from a bar at the location.

July 19, 2012

300 block Shurs Lane – Copper pipes stolen from the property.

6900 block Ridge Ave. – Offender arrested after a store manager caught the individual shoplifter from the supermarket. Offender, who punched the complainant in the face, had lotions, lubricants, feminine hygiene products and makeup at the time. Those items were recovered.

July 20, 2012

100 block Righter St. – 2000 Honda Accord stolen.

4000 block Mitchell St. – Diamond engagement ring stolen from the property.

3700 block Main St. – Complainant said her boyfriend stole her cell phone during a dispute outside of a movie theater.

July 21, 2012

100 block Seville St. – Six gold rings stolen from the property.

300 block Shurs Lane – Complainant said he was robbed at knifepoint while walking. Offender fled with $40. There were no reported injuries.

8200 block Henry Ave. – Complainant said someone set a USPS note on the door on fire, causing light damage to the door.

700 block Wisesmill Road – Purse, driver’s license, various credit cards and $200 stolen from a 2010 Honda Fit.

July 22, 2012

6700 block Ridge Ave. – Complainant said her live-in girlfriend grabbed her arm, threw her on the bed and began punching her and pulling her hair. Complainant said she defended herself and that the offender bit her in the face and arm.

200 block Gay St. – Complainant said he was robbed at the location. Offenders fled with an iPod.

July 23, 2012

8700 block Sagamore St. – An off-duty Warminster police officer shot and killed a suspect who he said broke into his home while he and his family were there. Another suspect was arrested.

500 block Gates St. – Complainant said four men robbed him at gunpoint. Offenders ran off with an iPhone and a wallet containing various IDs and $300.

July 24, 2012

4100 block Lauriston St. – Two mountain bikes were stolen at the location.

300 block Delmar St. – Complainant said two known offenders robbed him following a dispute inside the property. Offenders fled with $4,543. Complainant said he was placed in a headlock several times before the cash was stolen.

100 block Davis St. – Toshiba laptop stolen from the property.

Righter St. / Salaignac St. – Four men were arrested after attempting to rob a fifth at gunpoint. Complainant fled after he was told to “give it up.” Offenders were apprehended about 10 minutes afterwards.

4300 block Main St. – Six radiators, central air conditioner and copper pipes stolen from the property.

Ridge Ave. / Dearnley St. – Complainant said four men attempted to rob him at gunpoint. Offenders fled after punching complainant in the face. They were later apprehended after another robbery.

July 25, 2012

5500 block Ridge Ave. – Air conditioner unit stolen from the property.

300 block Green Lane – 14″ torch stolen from the property. Item was reportedly stolen from the roof of a construction site.

July 26, 2012

4200 block Mitchell St. – $400 stolen from the property.

500 block Gerhard St. – Brindle bulldog stolen from the property.

8000 block Ridge Ave. – Cell phone, Visa cards, driver’s license and $380 stolen from a 2001 Nissan Versa.

July 27, 2012

8500 block Henry Ave. – Two offenders were arrested after they were caught shoplifting from a department store. Offenders were trying to steal clothing, hats, shoes and socks.

July 28, 2012

4100 block Main St. – $250 stolen from a soda vending machine. Complainant said someone broke the lock on the machine.

600 block Summit Ave. – 42″ flat screen TV stolen from the property.

8500 block Henry Ave. – Six pairs of Levi jeans stolen, but recovered from a department store. Offender was arrested.

July 29, 2012

200 block Salaignac St. – Complainant said two men threatened him with a knife on a playground after punching him in the stomach, chest and head.

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