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Weekly Crime Report: May 17 to May 25

Someone broke into a downtown Subway sandwich shop overnight and there was another string of thefts from unlocked vehicles near the D.C. line:

A commercial burglary occurred at Subway, 7201 Wisconsin Avenue in Bethesda on Wednesday, 6/26 at approximately 1:25 a.m. Forced entry; property taken.

Five thefts from vehicles occurred this week in residential neighborhoods near Friendship Heights. All of the vehicles had been left unsecured; loose items left inside were reported missing. Streets affected included: Grantham Avenue, Surrey Street, Park Avenue, Ventnor Road, and Greystone Street.

The rest of the most recent Bethesda area crime summary is after the jump.

An incident of graffiti occurred at Mattress Warehouse, 6930 Wisconsin Avenue in Bethesda, sometime between Friday, 6/12 and Saturday, 6/22.

A residential burglary occurred in the 8100 block of Connecticut Avenue in Chevy Chase sometime between Friday, 6/21 and Sunday, 6/23. Unknown entry; property taken.

A residential burglary occurred in the 5000 block of Druid Drive in Kensington sometime between Friday, 6/21 and Sunday, 6/23. Forced entry; property taken.

Multiple thefts from vehicles occurred in the 10300 block of Strathmore Hall in Bethesda between Saturday, 6/22 and Monday, 6/24. Forced entry into five separate vehicles. Laptops, car stereos, tools, and DVDs were among the items reported taken.

A residential burglary occurred in the 6800 block of Wilson Lane in Bethesda on Sunday, 6/23 at approximately 4:40 a.m. Forced entry; property taken.

A robbery occurred at the Greentree Shelter, 6301 Greentree Road in Bethesda on Sunday, 6/23 at 11:00 p.m. The suspects forcefully attempted to remove property from the victim, but nothing was obtained.

Arrested: Male, age 16, from Bethesda; Male, age 18, from Bethesda.

A residential burglary in the 8900 block of Holly Leaf Lane in Bethesda on Saturday, 6/22 between 9:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m. Unknown entry; property taken.


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