Monday, January 30, 2017

Robbery on Westport Rd., burglary on Ridgewood Ave. + more - Bethesda crime update

Remember when I warned you an armed robber was on the loose just over the D.C. line? Well, on Friday a robbery was reported on Westport Road here on our side of Western Avenue. You can refresh your memory of the gunman's description and vehicle now. Here's a roundup of all crimes reported across Bethesda on January 27, according to crime data:

Robbery. 5000 block Westport Road (Wohlshire) at 5:00 PM.

Burglary. 7400 block Ridgewood Avenue.

Burglary. Residential alarm triggered in 7500 block Arrowood Road.

Theft. 5700 block Grosvenor Lane.

Theft from vehicle. 5800 block Edson Lane.

Theft. 11300 block Rockville Pike.

Theft. 5700 block Bou Avenue (Pike District).