Anne Arundel and Howard crime report

Anne Arundel

These were among incidents reported by police in Anne Arundel County. For information, call 410-222-8050.

ANNAPOLIS AREA

ROBBERIES

Harness Creek View Dr., 700 block, 3:12 a.m. Feb. 23. Police responding to a report of a disturbance in a neighborhood learned that in a separate incident, a man and a woman were robbed of a cellphone and a purse by four males who then fled in vehicles. The victims were treated for minor injuries.

BROOKLYN PARK AREA

ROBBERIES

Ritchie Hwy., 5000 block, 4:30 p.m. Feb. 26. A man threatened a woman in a parking lot, then grabbed her purse and fled on foot.

CAPE ST. CLAIRE AREA

ASSAULTS AND WEAPONS

Chestnut Tree and Southview drives, 2:15 p.m. Feb. 8. A group of juveniles were videotaped acting suspiciously and fighting with each other in a neighborhood location known as “the pit.” On Feb. 11, five arrests were made. An Arnold man, 18, was charged with second-degree assault. Two 17-year-old Annapolis males and two Annapolis females, ages 15 and 17, were charged with disorderly conduct.

WEAPONS OFFENSES

Chestnut Tree and Southview drives, 7 a.m. Feb. 26. Responding to a report of a suspicious vehicle, police saw that the motorist had a knife on his lap. There also were several other knives, marijuana and drug paraphernalia in the car. An Arnold man, 23, was charged with unlawfully carrying a dangerous weapon and possession of drug paraphernalia. Two female passengers, both age 15, were arrested on similar charges.

GLEN BURNIE AREA

INDECENT EXPOSURE INCIDENTS

Furnace Branch Rd., 7400 block, 7 a.m. Feb. 27. A male exposed himself while standing outside a sliding-glass door to an apartment, then fled when confronted.

ASSAULTS

Warwickshire Lane, 100 block, 1:37 a.m. Feb. 24. During a party at an apartment, a man attacked a male with a bottle. The victim was taken to a hospital. At 3:50 p.m., a man was arrested in Baltimore. A Glen Burnie man, 32, was charged with first- and second-degree assault, malicious destruction of property and reckless endangerment.

ROBBERIES

Southhampton Dr. and Faywood Ave., 11:47 p.m. Feb. 24. A man threatened a man in a parking lot and robbed him of cash.

Warwickshire Lane, 100 block, 8:58 p.m. Feb. 21. Two males tried to rob a pedestrian of her purse. During a struggle, a passerby intervened. The assailants fled empty-handed.

LAUREL AREA

HOMICIDES

Spring and Whiskey Bottom roads, noon Feb. 24. Hikers found a human skull in a wooded area. The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner confirmed that the remains were human. The cause of death was under investigation.

ODENTON AREA

ROBBERIES

Odenton Rd., 1300 block, 3:37 a.m. Feb. 27. A man robbed a convenience store at gunpoint.

PASADENA AREA

ROBBERIES

Mountain Rd., 3000 block, 11:56 p.m. Feb. 26. A male armed with a knife robbed a motorist getting out of a vehicle, then fled with an accomplice.

SEVERNA PARK AREA

ROBBERIES

Ritchie Hwy., 500 block, 2:55 p.m. Feb. 22. A man robbed a bank after passing a threatening note to a teller.

Annapolis

These were among incidents reported by the Annapolis Police Department. For information, call 410-268-9000.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Brightwater Dr., 100 block, 10 p.m. Feb. 23 to 9 a.m. Feb. 24. An owner’s manual was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Burnside St., 600 block, 1 a.m. to 11 p.m. Feb. 15. An unlocked mountain bike was stolen from the front porch of a residence.

Genessee St., 700 block, 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 21. A residence was entered by damaging a basement door. Nothing was reported missing.

Glade Ct., 1800 block, 6 p.m. Feb. 19 to 7 a.m. Feb. 20. A laptop computer, a tablet computer, two cameras, and a global positioning system device were among property stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Green St., 100 block, 2 p.m. Feb. 22 to 6 a.m. Feb. 25. Copper piping was stolen from a construction site. There was no sign of forced entry.

Kelly Ct., unit block, 10 p.m. Feb. 19 to 8:30 a.m. Feb. 20. A cellphone was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Lincoln Ct., unit block, 3 p.m. Feb. 17. An unlocked mountain bike was stolen from in front of a business.

Severn Ave., 700 block, 3:15 p.m. Feb. 25 to 7 a.m. Feb. 26. A laptop computer and a camera were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Timber Creek Ct., 1000 block, 6 p.m. Feb. 19 to 7 a.m. Feb. 20. A global positioning system device, a cellphone headset and cash were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Washington St., 300 block, 6 p.m. Feb. 25 to 8 a.m. Feb. 26. A wallet was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Howard County

These were among incidents reported by the Howard County Police Department. For information, call 410-313-2236.

CLARKSVILLE AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Eternal Ocean Pl., 1600 block, 8 a.m. to 4:20 p.m. Feb. 22. Cash was stolen from a residence entered by kicking in a back door.

Haviland Mill Rd., 6400 block, 9 to 10:15 a.m. Feb. 24. A garage-door opener was stolen from a vehicle entered by smashing a window. Jewelry boxes were among property stolen from a residence entered using the opener.

COLUMBIA AREA

ROBBERIES

Dorsey Rd., 6700 block, 9:35 p.m. Feb. 22. Two women invited a man to a motel, then left the room and returned with a man who attacked and robbed him. He was taken to a hospital. A Dayton woman, 24, was charged with attempted murder. A Columbia woman, 22, and a Dayton man, 30, were charged with assault, robbery and theft.

Painted Cup, 10300 block, 7:06 p.m. Feb. 26. A jewelry box was stolen from a residence. A returning occupant saw a male fleeing the premises.

Stevens Forest Rd., 5800 block, 11:30 a.m. Feb. 21. A group of males threatened a man and robbed him of a wallet, a cellphone, glasses and keys.

Windharp Way, 6300 block, 9:22 p.m. Feb. 23. Two people robbed a pizza delivery driver of a wallet and cellphone at gunpoint.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Alderleaf Pl., 5700 block, 6 p.m. Feb. 20 to 11 a.m. Feb. 25. A TV and jewelry were stolen from a residence. Personal property on the premises was damaged by bleach. An acquaintance of an occupant was suspected.

Evening Star Pl., 5300 block, Feb. 18 to Feb. 25. A residence was entered by breaking a rear window. Property was moved around, but nothing was reported missing.

Hyla Brook Rd., 10100 block, 11 a.m. Feb. 27. A TV, a computer, a video game console and a gym bag were stolen from a residence entered by forcing the front door.

Rivendell, 5200 block, 7 a.m. to 4 pm. Feb. 27. A video game console was stolen from an apartment. There was no sign of forced entry.

Stevens Forest Rd., 5700 block, 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 26. An electronic video game system was stolen from an apartment. There was no sign of forced entry.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Eden Brook Dr., 7300 block, 8 p.m. Feb. 20 to 10:30 a.m. Feb. 21. A burgundy GMC Yukon was stolen.

DAYTON AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Sapling Ridge Dr., 15100 block, 5:30 to 7:50 p.m. Feb. 27. A safe containing cash and passports was stolen from a residence entered by breaking glass in a back door.

ELKRIDGE AREA

ROBBERIES

Meadowridge Center Dr., 6000 block, 12:01 to 8:30 a.m. Feb. 22. Cash was stolen from a pizza-delivery restaurant entered by breaking glass in a front door.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Hearthside Way, 7500 block, 2 p.m. Feb. 23 to 7 a.m. Feb. 25. Welding lead cables and extension cords were stolen from a storage container entered by cutting a lock.

Landing Rd, 5500 block, 12:32 p.m. Feb. 22. Two lock boxes were stolen from a residence entered by forcing the front door.

ELLICOTT CITY AREA

ROBBERIES

Waterloo Rd., 5500 block, 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22. Two males threatened a male meeting with them to discuss a transaction arranged online and robbed him of cash and a cellphone.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Baltimore National Pike, 10000 block, 10 p.m. Feb. 22 to 6:50 a.m. Feb. 23. Two laptop computers and cash were stolen from a business. There was no sign of forced entry.

Country Ct., 4800 block, 1:30 a.m. Feb. 23. Two guns, a credit card and cash were stolen from a vehicle and an unlocked garage.

Fels Lane, 3600 block, 11:43 a.m. Feb. 24. A man fled a residence when confronted by a real estate agent. An Ellicott City man, 25, was arrested and was found to be in possession of a cash register and a cash jar stolen from a candy shop in the 8100 block of Main Street during a break-in between 6 and 10 p.m. Feb. 23. He was additionally charged with burglary in connection with that incident, during which glass was broken in a door.

High Point Rd., 4000 block, 8:30 to 9:35 a.m. Feb. 25. Jewelry, handbags and electronics were stolen from a residence entered by forcing a door.

Mount Hebron Dr., 2100 block, 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 21. Electronics, jewelry and a safe were stolen from a residence entered by kicking in a side door.

Normandy Dr., 2900 block, 7:40 a.m. to 8:09 p.m. Feb. 21. Jewelry and a tablet computer were stolen from a residence entered by kicking in a basement door.

Rusty Rim, 3600 block, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Feb. 26. Jewelry was stolen from a residence entered by forcing the front door.

St. John’s Lane, 3200 block, 5:14 p.m. Feb. 21. An occupied residence was entered by forcing a window. A male intruder fled when confronted. An arrest was made.

Stayman Dr. E., 9100 block, 5:50 p.m. Feb. 21. An attempt was made to enter a residence by breaking a window. An Ellicott City man, 25, was arrested on charges that included three counts of burglary and two counts of malicious destruction of property.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Dunloggin Rd., 9000 block, Feb. 23. A green 1995 Subaru Legacy was stolen. It was recovered in the 6600 block of Route 40 in Baltimore County.

JESSUP AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Preston Ct., 8200 block, 5 p.m. Feb. 23 to 6:30 a.m. Feb. 24. A cash register was stolen from a diner entered by breaking a front window.

Washington Blvd., 8400 block, 8:07 p.m. Feb. 22. A commercial trailer was entered by breaking a padlock. Nothing was reported missing.

Washington Blvd., 8200 block, 5 p.m. Feb. 22 to 10 a.m. Feb. 23. Copper welding lead was stolen from three work trucks at a construction site. Five trailers also were entered, but nothing was reported missing from them.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Assateague Dr., 7600 block, 10:56 a.m. Feb. 25. A vehicle was stolen from a fenced area. The vehicle was recovered at Route 175 and Race Road that day.

LAUREL AREA

ROBBERIES

Canterbury Riding, 9000 block, 3:26 a.m. Feb. 24. A male wearing a ski mask threatened and robbed a male.

Canterbury Riding, 9600 block, 3 a.m. Feb. 24. A man robbed two people of wallets at gunpoint.

Tumbleweed Run, 9100 block, 3:08 a.m. Feb. 24. A man wearing a bandana over his face threatened and robbed a pedestrian.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Mountain Laurel Way, 9700 block, 7 to 9 p.m. Feb. 25. A TV and a music keyboard were stolen from an apartment entered through an unlocked patio door.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Freestate Dr., 8800 block, 6:21 p.m. Feb. 26. A burgundy 2006 Mercedes C230 was stolen.

SAVAGE AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

William St., 8400 block, 8 p.m. Feb. 24 to 5 p.m. Feb. 25. A circular saw was stolen from a vacant house entered through a previously damaged side door.

— Compiled by Carrie Donovan

 
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