ROBBERY: Central District -- Police said a resident of Virginia was in the 1100 block of N. Eutaw St. shortly before 7 p.m. yesterday when she was accosted by two men, one with a handgun, who robbed her of her wallet containing a small sum of money and credit cards. The men escaped on foot.
THEFT: Central District -- Robert Hamilton, of Washington, told police that someone broke into his car that was parked in the 900 block of N. Charles St. between noon and 9:30 p.m. yesterday and stole several shirts valued at nearly $300.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Employees of Chili's bar and grill in the 600 block of E. Belvedere Ave. reported that someone broke into the building early yesterday by forcing open the front door and stole a TV. Police said the property was valued at $500.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 3400 block of Elm Ave. reported that someone broke into his storage shed over the weekend and stole several power tools. Police said the tools were valued at nearly $700.
BURGLARY/ARREST: Northern District -- Police investigating the burglary of VAO Originals in the 2500 block of Greenmount Ave. yesterday morning arrested a man and recovered the property. Police said the man was held overnight at the station pending charges of burglary, theft of property less than $300 and malicious destruction of property. Police said the store was entered through a broken front window and that a large stuffed bear, a sweat suit and a radio were taken. Police said the man was arrested a short distance from the store by officers responding to the burglary.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- An out-of-town resident told police she was walking in the 4800 block of Roland Ave. shortly before noon yesterday when she was assaulted from behind by a man who stole her purse and then shoved her to the ground. Police said the man escaped with $200, a pair of eyeglasses and credit cards. Police said the total value of the property was more than $600.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a rented storage locker in the 4300 block of York Road and stole property valued at more than $3,000. The man who rented the locker, a resident of the 6800 block of Sturbridge Drive, told police that the thief broke a padlock and took several pieces of furniture, electronic equipment and clothing.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that someone entered a dwelling in the 3600 block of Roland Ave. between Jan. 18 and Wednesday and stole an antique mirror with a gold frame valued at $1,000.
THEFT: Northern District -- A resident of the 1000 block of E. Belvedere Ave. told police that a relative entered her home Wednesday and stole a saxophone valued at several hundred dollars.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police said tools valued at more than $1,200 were stolen from a dwelling in the 3500 block of Sweet Air St. after someone entered through a rear door yesterday. Police said the intruder stole two electric drills, two jig saws, a circular saw and other items.
BURGLARY/ARREST: Northern District -- Police arrested a man and were holding him at the station pending charges that he broke into a dwelling in the 700 block of Argonne Drive yesterday and stole an electric typewriter. Police said the property was valued at nearly $300 and that entry was gained by breaking a front window. Police said the suspect was expected to be charged today, and then appear at a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.
THEFT: Northern District -- An employee of Loyola College in the 4500 block of N. Charles St. told police that someone entered her office yesterday morning and stole her wallet. The victim told police the wallet contained cash and other property, all valued at $200.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police said a TV valued at $200 was stolen yesterday from a home in the 1800 block of Thornbury Road. Police said entry was gained through an unlocked door.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 2600 block of N. Calvert St. told police she was removing property from the back of her car yesterday evening when a man approached her from behind and stole her purse. Police said the robbery occurred near the victim's house and that the purse contained cash and property, all valued at more than $200.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- Police said an employee of Massey's, a furniture company in the 300 block of N. Eutaw St., was collecting money from charge account customers in the 5000 block of Ready Ave. when he was accosted by a man with a handgun who ordered him to give up his money. Police said the employee gave the gunman an undisclosed sum of cash.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 1700 block of E. 33rd St. told police that someone broke into his home yesterday morning and stole a VCR and cash. Police said the property was valued at nearly $1,000 and that entry was gained through a door.