Crime

News Brief: Skimmer discovered at 7-Eleven ATM

November 15, 2017

On Oct. 22, an off-duty police officer recognized that an ATM skimming device was affixed to the Citibank ATM at the 7-Eleven at 3737 Hamilton Street. Skimming devices are used by thieves to capture your personal identification once you place your credit card/bank card into the card slot. The [read more]

UPDATE: Suspect arrested in daytime shooting

September 1, 2017

Courtesy of the Hyattsville City Police Department UPDATE Sept. 14: The suspect wanted for first degree assault in an Aug. 30 shooting is in custody. According to the Hyattsville City Police Department, Eric Darrel Mims has been arrested for the daytime shooting at 5321 Ager Road. ORIGINAL STORY: [read more]

MISSING: Police searching for critical missing teen

February 17, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Hyattsville City Police are searching for a critical missing teenager. The department reports that Yesenia Carolina Soriano, 14 years old, is missing. She was last seen in the 5700 block of Jamestown Road on Feb. 10 at 9 a.m. Soriano was previously found in the area of 916 [read more]

Police seek public help in search for burglary, robbery suspects

February 17, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Hyattsville City Police officers are asking for the public’s help in identifying suspects in two separate cases. In the first case, two male suspects are wanted in connection to a residential burglary that occurred on Oct. 31, 2016, in the  3200 block of Gumwood [read more]

Hyattsville briefs

January 2, 2017

There has been a lot going on in Hyattsville in the last few months. So much that our small staff hasn’t been able to fully cover many stories. Here are a few things to know. City Attorney retires; new attorney named Long-time City Attorney Richard T. Colaresi retired effective Dec. 14. To [read more]

Police seek suspect in four citizen robberies in last two weeks

December 17, 2016

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — In the last two weeks, four separate citizen robberies have been reported to the Hyattsville City Police Department. The incidents occurred between Dec. 3 and Dec. 16. The robberies have occurred between the hours of 4:30 a.m. and 6 a.m. in the residential neighborhood on [read more]
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