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.

GLEN BURNIE AREA

ROBBERY

Secluded Post Cir., 400 block, 12:15 a.m. April 21. A male teenager asked a food delivery driver for a cigarette as the driver returned to his vehicle. As the driver reached inside, the teenager punched him in the face, displayed a gun and robbed him of cash. The teenager fled on foot.

MILLERSVILLE AREA

ROBBERY

Veterans Hwy., 8300 block, 8:15 p.m. April 19. A gunman and another male demanded cash from a man as he exited a business. They threw him to the ground and took cash. They ran to an adjacent parking lot and fled in a waiting dark-colored sport-utility vehicle.

PASADENA AREA

ROBBERY

Ritchie Hwy., 8200 block, 4:52 p.m. April 23. A gunman entered a sandwich shop and took cash from the register.

SEVERN AREA

ROBBERY

Averill Ct., 8200 block, 8:58 p.m. April 23. A man parked his vehicle and was walking to his door when a male punched him and took his cellphone and wallet. The male may have fled with three other males. The man sustained a minor injury but refused treatment.

Annapolis

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

HOMICIDE

Victor Pkwy., 200 block, 4:30 p.m. April 21. A man in a vehicle was shot and died at the scene.

DEATHS

Forest Dr., 1200 block, 8 a.m. April 21. Two unconscious men were reported at a gas station. Police officers found them both dead, possibly from a drug overdose.

ROBBERY

Forest Dr., 1500 block, 2 a.m. April 25. Two males held up a business at gunpoint. They fled on foot with cash from the register.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Bay Front Dr., 7000 block, 1:20 to 1:40 a.m. April 20. A glass outer door and an interior door were forced open at a facility. Nothing was reported missing.

Bens Dr., 1-99 block, 11 p.m. April 21. A TV was stolen from an unlocked residence.

Colony Dr., 1300 block, 8:30 a.m. April 18 to 7 p.m. April 19. A wallet was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Fairfax Rd., 2000 block, 7 p.m. April 19 to 7 p.m. April 20. Liquor bottles and loose change were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Fairfax Rd., 2000 block, 10 a.m. April 20. A digital media player and a cellphone were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Juliana Cir., 1-99 block, 9 p.m. April 20 to 4:45 a.m. April 23. Cash was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Lincoln Dr., 1900 block, 12:01 a.m. April 1 to 8 a.m. April 22. Two storm drain covers were stolen.

Locust Ave., 200 block, 2:15 to 2:40 a.m. April 6. A lava lamp, a USB drive and a phone charger were stolen from a building entered through an unlocked window.

Main St., 100 block, 12:25 to 12:32 p.m. April 17. An Annapolis man, 43, was arrested in connection with the theft of six bottles of body wash and a package of disposable razors from a store.

McGuckian St., 1900 block, 9 p.m. April 14 to 4:30 p.m. April 22. A mountain bike was stolen from a bike rack at an apartment complex.

McGuckian St., 1600 block, 3 to 5 a.m. April 14. Jewelry, a purse and medications were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Steele Ave., 1-99 block, 11:20 p.m. April 22 to 6:31 a.m. April 23. A Global Positioning System device and credit cards were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Tyler Ave., 1300 block, 11 p.m. April 21. A TV and two video game consoles were stolen from a home.

Wardour Dr., 200 block, 6 to 8:30 p.m. April 22. Items were stolen from a residence. They were recovered in the arrest of a Kinston, N.C., man, 24, in relation to another offense.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT

Stonecreek Rd., 1400 block, 1:30 p.m. April 20. A gold 1997 Honda Accord was stolen from a parking lot when the owner left it running.

Howard County

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

COLUMBIA AREA

INDECENT EXPOSURE

Gerwig Lane, 9600 block, 11:53 a.m. April 24. A man sitting at a picnic table exposed himself to a woman and her child as they approached a business.

Green Meadow Dr. and Little Patuxent Pkwy., 10:44 a.m. April 19. A man exposed himself to a female pedestrian.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Brook Way, 5300 block, 8 a.m. to 5:52 p.m. April 23. Two handguns, a rifle, jewelry, shoes, TVs and computers were stolen from an apartment entered by forcing open a front door.

Candleshine Ct., 7200 block, Jan. 15 to April 22. An antique pocket watch was stolen from a home entered through a back door. There was no sign of forced entry.

Charter Dr., 10700 block, 1 to 5 p.m. April 24. Cash, a check and a credit card receipt were stolen from a dental office entered through an unlocked front door.

College Square, 10300 block, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 24. Video game equipment, a digital media player and a stun gun were stolen from a residence entered through a rear door.

Gramercy Pl., 10600 block, 6:45 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 22. A jewelry case and jewelry were stolen from an apartment entered by force.

Grand Banks Rd., 5900 block, 4:30 April 21 to 6 p.m. April 22. A rear basement window was broken at a residence.

Mossy Brink Ct., 7300 block, 3:46 a.m. April 23. An attempt was made to enter a home by opening a screen door on a rear sliding door.

Mystic Ct., 5400 block, 7 p.m. April 19 to 1 a.m. April 20. A pair of shoes, a laptop computer, loose change and jewelry were stolen from a home entered through an open back door.

Sweet Hours Way, 7600 block, 6:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. April 18. A home was entered by breaking glass in a front door. Desk drawers were opened.

Tamar Dr., 8300 block, 8:50 p.m. April 22. A male attempted to enter an apartment through a patio door but fled when a resident chased him.

Tauler Ct., 6400 block, 6:30 a.m. April 17 to 7:15 a.m. April 19. A video gaming system and a gold ring were stolen from a home entered by forcing open a window.

Washington Blvd., 8400 block, 1:28 a.m. April 24. A patrol officer stopped a truck loaded with rims and tires as it exited an industrial area. The driver was found to have a suspended license. The vehicle and cargo were impounded. An investigation was continuing.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT

Quiet Hours, 6500 block, April 22 to April 23. A black 1997 Nissan Altima was stolen.

DAYTON AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Howard Rd., 14000 block, 2:42 a.m. April 19. A shed door was pried, but entry was not gained.

ELKRIDGE AREA

ROBBERIES

Washington Blvd., 6500 block, 3:29 a.m. April 19. Three people punched a male pedestrian near a library and took his cellphone. The victim went to the 6200 block of Sandrise Court and sat in a stairwell, bleeding from the mouth, until police arrived. He was taken to a hospital.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Bonnie View Lane, 5900 block, 1:04 p.m April 19. A man was seen looking into windows of a business and trying to hide behind a fence and trees in a residential back yard. He rang the doorbell of the residence and opened a locked fence gate at the side of the yard. A Gwynn Oak man, 20, was arrested and charged with fourth-degree burglary.

Forest Kelly Ct., 5400 block, 3 p.m. April 19 to 9:30 a.m. April 22. A copper backflow and pressure reducer valve were stolen from a house under construction.

Marbuck Way, 5800 block, 3:30 p.m. April 18 to 7:10 a.m. April 19. Copper wire from a refrigerator was cut at a house under construction. Nothing was reported missing.

Wecker Way, 5400 block, 3 p.m. April 19 to 9:30 a.m. April 22. A copper backflow and pressure reducer valve were stolen from a house under construction.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFT

Dorsey Run Rd., 7100 block, 2:26 to 2:41 p.m. April 23. A black 2011 Cadillac CTS Coupe was stolen from an auction lot.

ELLICOTT CITY

ROBBERIES

St. Johns Lane, 3300 block, 11:19 p.m. April 24. A boy entered an abandoned residence and was robbed by three males wearing bandanas over their faces. They took a tablet computer, cellphone and lighter. When the boy later called police, he was charged with fourth-degree burglary for kicking in the door to gain entry.

West Springs Dr., 3100 block, 12:12 a.m. April 23. A man with a knife attempted to rob a male pedestrian outside an apartment. The pedestrian yelled up to friends and family in the apartment, who ran outside. The man fled.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Baltimore National Pike, 10000 block, 9 p.m. April 19 to 9 a.m. April 20. A commercial building was entered by prying open a back door. A hole was created in an interior wall to gain entry to an adjacent liquor store. Cash was stolen from a safe.

Baltimore National Pike, 8300 block, 10 p.m. April 21 to 4 p.m. April 22. Two large holes were cut in a rear concrete wall of a gas station. A steel wall of a freezer prevented entry.

Windpower Way, 4900 block, 3 p.m. April 19 to 9:30 a.m. April 22. A copper backflow and pressure reducer valve were stolen from a residence entered by prying open a garage door.

HIGHLAND AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Blackwatch Lane, 6600 block, 1:52 p.m. April 19. Two canvas toolbags were stolen from the trunk of a vehicle in an unlocked garage.

JESSUP AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Savage Guilford Rd., 7900 block, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. April 19. A wallet and a jewelry box were stolen from a home entered by forcing open a basement window.

LAUREL AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Ice Crystal Dr., 8400 block, 3 a.m. April 22. Police observed a truck loaded with vinyl siding and construction materials at a construction site. The truck sped up and led police on a chase ending on I-95 near 1-495 when the driver jumped out. An Adelphi man, 26, was arrested and charged with four counts of theft.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Scaggsville Rd., 11200 block, 11 a.m. April 20. A 2002 Ford Windstar and a 2004 Saturn Vue were reported stolen.

— Compiled by Carrie Donovan

 
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