Police Investigate Numerous Montgomery Village Residential Vandalisms | Crime
The following information was sent to us by the Montgomery County Police:
Officers from the 6th District have been investigating several incidents of vandalism to homes and vehicles in the East Village Avenue corridor of Montgomery Village.
On November 29 and 30, 2011, police responded to calls for subjects throwing rocks at passing vehicles in the East Village Avenue corridor. After several weeks of no reported acts of vandalism in the area, four additional acts of vandalism have been reported since January 7, 2012. All of these incidents have occurred between 5:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. In these cases, suspects have been throwing rocks at vehicles in motion and throwing rocks at houses. No injuries have been reported.
Beginning on November 29, 2011, the following reports of vandalism have been reported to police in the East Village Avenue corridor of Montgomery Village:
• November 29, 5:55 p.m., East Village Avenue near Welbeck Way; windshield of vehicle in motion cracked by thrown rock
• November 30, 6:15 p.m., Warfield Road and Doubleland Road; windshield of vehicle in motion cracked by thrown rock (two vehicles)
• November 30, 7:10 p.m.,8600 block of Delcris Drive, glass sliding door of residence shattered by thrown rock
• November 30, 7:10 p.m., 8600 block of Holly Pond Place, second floor window of residence broken by thrown rock
• January 7, 7:00 p.m., 8700 block of Delcris Drive, glass sliding door of residence shattered by thrown rock
• January 7, 8:52 p.m.,19900 block of Drexel Hill Circle, glass sliding door of residence shattered by thrown rock
• January 14, 5:54 p.m., 8600 block of Delcris Drive, window of residence damaged by a thrown rock; glass sliding door of another home shattered by thrown rock
Police realize that there may be additional victims of this type of vandalism in the area who have not called police. The department encourages people who believe they may have been victims to call the police non-emergency number at 301-279-8000 and make a report so that officers can adequately track these crimes.
Anyone who has information about these incidents or the suspect(s) involved is asked to call the Montgomery County Police 6th District at 240-773-5700.