Released on February 16, 2011 - 12:19pm
Feb 14
02/03/11           800 Block Second Street                   Failure to pay for gasoline at Sunoco Gas Station by a Hispanic female who fled the area.
02/05/11           14800 Block Baltimore Avenue                    Fiomi shoes stolen from Payless Shoes by a black male who fled on foot in a northerly direction. A second suspect was located and arrested for shoplifting at Famous Footwear earlier the same day.
02/06/11           14100 Block Baltimore Avenue                    Two cell phones stolen from T Mobile Phone Store by two black females who fled in a Audi, green in color with Maryland tags.
02/07/11          14700 Block Fourth Street                 50 inch LG flat screen television, Chanel purse and a HP printer stolen from the victim’s property placed outside during an eviction.
02/06/11           14100 Block William Street                          Entry gained through a door. Nothing was taken.
02/06/11           1200 Block Marton Street                Laurel Police responded to a burglary in progress of a home that was occupied an entire family. The suspect attempted to force open a door.  Laurel police arrived and arrested the suspect to the rear of the house. Arrested and charged with burglary was Ricardo A. Reyes Melgar age 22 of Pirate Lane Laurel.
02/06/11           15000 Block Cherrywood Drive                    Entry gained through the front door. The home was vacant and no property taken but the suspects turned the faucets on allowing water to over flow and cause damage to the floors and ceilings. 


For Immediate Release
February 14, 2011
Contact:   James Collins, Public Information Officer
               301-725-5300, ext. 2244
                E-Mail: [email protected]

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