4000 block of 30th Street: Residential burglary - 5:30 pm. Officers responded for the report of a residential burglary. The homeowner told the officers that he returned home to find his living room window smashed out and someone had stolen a laptop from inside. Officers secured the residence and Hyattsville PD K-9 responded to search the house. The search revealed that those responsible made good their escape prior to officers arriving. The residence was processed for evidence and a partial shoe print was identified. Neighbors reported seeing three juveniles in the area of the residence prior to the burglary being reported.
4700 block of 27th Street: Lost property - 7:45 pm. A gentleman reported that he placed a money order for his monthly rent payment in the Queens Manor Apartments drop box on March 3rd. The rental office advised him that they did not receive it. The man had a receipt for the money order and the money order has never been cashed. Officers assisted the man in documenting the incident and he will be taking steps to get a replacement money order issued.
4600 block of 27th Street: Death report - 6:45pm. Officers received a call to check the welfare of an individual who had not reported to his place of employment. The man’s supervisor told officers that it was unusual for the man to miss work and not call in. Upon further investigation the officers found the man deceased inside his residence. Preliminary evidence indicates that there was no foul play involved and that the man died of natural causes.