Detectives Investigate Commercial Burglary in Silver Spring; Surveillance Video Released

Suspects who committed a commercial burglary of the HIAS office in Silver Spring.

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 3rd District Investigative section continue to investigate the August 5 commercial burglary of the HIAS office in Silver Spring. Today, investigators are releasing surveillance video of the two suspects and are asking for the public’s help in identifying them.

On Monday, August 6, 3rd District officers responded to the HIAS office located at 1300 Spring Street for the report of a commercial burglary that had just been discovered by an employee arriving to open the business.

Investigators reviewed business video surveillance that showed the suspects inside the front lobby of the business at approximately 5:19 p.m. on Sunday, August 5.  Detectives have not yet determined how the suspects gained entry into the business. The suspects stole items from the lobby desk area and from an office.

Anyone who recognizes these suspects or has information about this burglary is asked to contact the 3rd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6870.  To be eligible for a reward, tipsters may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment of the suspects.  Tipsters will remain anonymous.

 

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Detectives Continue to Investigate January 2017 Double Homicide at Westfield Wheaton Mall; Ask for Public’s Help to Identify Suspect

Major Crimes detectives continue to investigate the January 10, 2017, homicides of Angel Alfredo Gomez-Pineda, age 24, of Silver Spring, and Kevin Siloe Moya Cruz, age 22, of Wheaton.  The two victims were stabbed by an unknown black male in the Westfield Wheaton Mall.  At this time, leads in the case have been exhausted.  Detectives are releasing video surveillance and photographs of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help in identifying him.

On Tuesday, January 10, at approximately 3:17 p.m., the Emergency Communications Center (ECC) received a 9-1-1 call for an assault and possible stabbings that had just occurred inside of the Westfield Wheaton Mall located at 11160 Veirs Mill Road in Wheaton. Officers from the 4th District and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to the mall and located Cruz and Gomez-Pineda on the lower level of the mall suffering from apparent stab wounds. Both victims were transported to area hospitals with life-threatening injuries and succumbed to their injuries at the hospital.

During this investigation, detectives spoke with witnesses to the assault and reviewed mall video surveillance.  Investigation revealed that the two victims approached the suspect in the lower level of the mall.  The suspect and victims began to argue and became involved in a physical altercation.  After a short time, the three men stopped fighting and the suspect and two victims went their separate ways.  Approximately 15 minutes later, the two victims, who were now accompanied by two additional males, again approached the suspect.  The group of four males armed themselves with bamboo sticks that were being used as exterior decoration of a mall restaurant. A second altercation began between the suspect and group of men.  The suspect produced a knife and during the fight he stabbed Cruz and Gomez-Pineda.  The two victims collapsed in the mall.  The suspect fled from the area.

Detectives urge anyone who may have information about the identity of this suspect or double homicide to contact the Major Crimes Division at 240-773-5070. For those who wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crimes Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477).  Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment of the suspect. Tipsters will remain anonymous.

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Update: Warrant Issued for White Oak Shooting Suspect; Police Ask for Public’s Help to Locate Suspect

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 3rd District Investigative Section have obtained an arrest warrant for the suspect responsible for the shooting of a 39-year-old male in a White Oak residence yesterday (Friday, August 24) and are asking for the public’s help in locating him.

The suspect, Seth Greenidge, also known as Seth Greenridge, age 33, has been charged via a Montgomery County arrest warrant with attempted first-degree murder.  Greenidge is believed to be homeless but is known to frequent the White Oak area of the County and also Washington, D.C.

Investigation of this shooting revealed that Greenidge and the victim are known to one another.

The victim was transported with serious injuries.  He is expected to survive.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Greenidge is asked to immediately call the Montgomery County Police Department’s non-emergency line at 301-279-8000.  Callers may remain anonymous.

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Seth Greenidge – WANTED for attempted first-degree murder

Detectives Investigate Shooting in White Oak

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 3rd District Investigative Section are investigating a shooting that occurred this afternoon in White Oak.  Investigators believe that this was not a random event and that the suspect and the victim are known to each other.

This afternoon (Friday, August 24) at approximately 5:33 p.m., 3rd District officers and Fire and Rescue personnel responded to a home in the 11500 block of Lockwood Drive for the report of an adult male who had been shot inside the residence.   Responding officers located the victim inside the home suffering from a gunshot wound to his upper body.  The victim was transported to a local hospital with serious injuries.

This shooting remains an open investigation and detectives are working to confirm additional details.  Those details will be released once they have been confirmed.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting or the suspect involved is urged to contact the 3rd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6870.  Tipsters will remain anonymous.

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Detectives Investigate Burglary of Golf Course Clubhouse in Potomac; Surveillance Video Released

Suspects who committed a burglary at the TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm golf course club house

Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 2nd District Investigative section continue to investigate the August 14 burglary of the TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm golf course club house located at 10000 Oaklyn Drive.  Today, investigators are releasing surveillance video of the two suspects and are asking for the public’s help in identifying them.

On Tuesday, August 14 at approximately 1:30 a.m., 2nd District officers responded for a commercial burglary alarm at the TPC Potomac at Avenel Farm club house.  Responding officers determined that the suspects had gained entry into the building through the roof.  The suspects did not obtain any property and fled from the building prior to officer’s arrival.

Anyone who recognizes these suspects or has information about this burglary is asked to contact the 2nd District Investigative Section at 240-773-6710.  To be eligible for a reward, tipsters may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment of the suspects.  Tipsters will remain anonymous.

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