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Gas Station Theft from Auto
City of Takoma Park
7500 Maple Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE|
November 17, 2011
|Public Information Office |
301/891.7142 or 240/338.2901
On November 17, 2011, at approximately 9:35 a.m., a theft from auto occurred in the 6300 block of New Hampshire Avenue (Sunoco Gas Station).
The victim pulled up to the station and exited her vehicle to pump gas.
A light green 4-door Toyota (possibly an Avalon), with a large dent in the right front fender, pulled up next to her and the driver got out of the Toyota and entered the passenger side of the victimís vehicle and took property. The suspect vehicle was last seen on video surveillance exiting the gas station heading southbound towards the District of Columbia. The vehicle had a rear temporary tag of an unknown state.
Investigation continues under case #11057278. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to please call us at 301.270.1100.
6300 Block of New Hampshire Avenue in Takoma Park