Gaithersburg Crime: 14-Year-Old Arrested in Failed Carjacking, Assault and More

The following information was provided by the Montgomery County Police Department. Arrests or charges do not indicate a conviction.

Montgomery County police released a crime summary for Feb. 18-26. The following incidents were reported in Gaithersburg:

  • A burglary occurred to a storage unit in the 18600 block of Mooney Drive sometime between Monday, Feb. 18, and Wednesday, Feb. 20. Entry to the unit was forced and property was taken.
  • Two vehicle-related thefts occurred in the 10000 block of Battleridge Place in Montgomery Village on Monday, Feb. 18, between 8 p.m. and 9 p.m.
  • An auto theft occurred in the 19900 block of Buhrstone Drive on Tuesday, Feb. 19, around 9:45 a.m. The vehicle was left unattended with the engine running.
  • A residential burglary occurred in the 200 block of Desellum Avenue on Friday, Feb. 22, just after 10 a.m.
  • An attempted carjacking occurred in the 10100 block of Apple Ridge Place in Montgomery Village on Friday, Feb. 22, around 3:15 p.m. The suspect threatened the victim with a weapon and unsuccessfully attempted to obtain his vehicle.
    • Arrested: 14-year-old male from Montgomery Village
  • An aggravated assault occurred in the 500 block of Summit Hall Road on Saturday, Feb. 23 at 5:30 p.m. The suspects are known to the victim.
  • A residential burglary occurred in the 10000 block of Ridgeline Drive on Sunday, Feb. 24, just after 3 a.m. Entry to the home was not forced and property was taken. 

For questions about this blotter, email greg.cohen@patch.com. A map of Montgomery County crime can be viewed on Gaithersburg Patch.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something
See more »