1 A 55-inch Samsung TV was reported stolen from a locked residence in the W153 N11400 block of Potomac Circle at 2:55 p.m. Jan. 9. The victims told police they believe a female family member forced her way into the residence and stole the TV to support her drug habit. The burglary is still under investigation.
2 Someone reportedly broke into Cousin’s Subs, N96 W15630 County Line Road, by breaking a glass door between the late evening hours of Jan. 9 and 9:25 a.m. Jan. 10. The manager told police he didn’t believe anything was stolen during the break-in.
3 Cash ($3,000) was reported stolen from a home in the W140 N11000 block of Country Aire Drive at 3:05 p.m. Jan. 10. The resident gave police the name of a possible suspect.
4 Police went to Fleet Farm, N96 W18200 County Line Road, for a report that a man was shoplifting ammunition at 1 p.m. Jan. 10. The man fled after being confronted by an employee and was taken into custody in the parking lot at JC Penney. He was cited for second-offense shoplifting.
5 A man was taken into custody and cited for shoplifting ammunition at Fleet Farm, N96 W18200 County Line Road, at about 7:15 p.m. Jan. 12.
6 A 32-year-old woman was taken into custody for domestic violence/disorderly conduct for allegedly beating up her mother in the N101 W14400 block of Ridgefield Court at about 12:05 p.m. Jan. 13.
7 A 53-year-old man was taken into custody for sixth-offense OWI on Lannon and Maple roads at about 6:10 p.m. Jan. 14. He was taken to the hospital for a blood draw.
8 Police responded to the area of Mequon and Wasaukee roads after receiving several reports that a vehicle was swerving out of its lane and driving off the roadway at about 4:20 p.m. Jan. 11. When officers located the vehicle and tried to pull it over, it fled, causing police to force the vehicle to stop, which resulted in a minor traffic crash. It is believed the driver was suffering from a medical condition and he was taken to the hospital for evaluation.
9 Emergency personnel responded to a dryer fire at a condominium in the N115 W16500 block of Abbey Court at 2:40 p.m. Jan. 12. The fire was extinguished and the home ventilated. There was no damage to the residence and no injuries were reported.
Germantown police assisted the fire department with 29 rescue calls between Jan. 8 and Jan. 15.