Attempted Auto Theft Leads to Crash Into Building

Takoma Park Police say that they are investigating an attempted auto theft that occurred Wednesday afternoon.

Officers responded at approximately 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday to the 7600 block of New Hampshire Ave. for a report of an attempted auto theft, according to police spokesperson Cathy Plevy. The suspect(s) attempted to steal a vehicle and crashed it into a building wall. The suspect(s) fled on foot prior to police arrival.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Takoma Park Police at (301) 270-1100.

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