Anne Arundel County and Howard County crime report

February 5, 2014
Anne Arundel County

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

ANNAPOLIS AREA
ASSAULTS

Defense Hwy., 100 block, Jan. 30. A man discovered a female acquaintance in an office with another man, whom he cut on the face with a box cutter. The attacker fled to a fast-food restaurant, where he was found hiding in a women’s restroom. A Millersville man, 43, was charged with attempted first- and second-degree murder, first- and second-degree assault and reckless endangerment. The other male required several sutures to close his wounds.

Forest Dr., 1-99 block, 4:52 p.m. Jan. 29. Two men loaded a shopping cart with power tools at a hardware store and attempted to take them through a front door. One threatened an employee with a stun gun when the employee tried to stop them. The three men fled in a white Ford Crown Victoria, which was stopped by police at Route 50 near Route 424. A Lanham man, 29, and a Bowie man, 24, were charged with first- and second-degree assault and theft. A Landover man, 24, who was also in the car, was arrested on outstanding warrants in connection with trespassing.

GLEN BURNIE AREA
HOMICIDES

Wendover Rd., 1-99 block, 5 p.m. Jan. 27. Two residents were found dead inside a home in an apparent murder-suicide. Michael Allen Nelson, 51, reportedly shot Thomas Alan Goat, 52, then shot himself.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Baltimore Annapolis Blvd., 7300 block, 11:02 p.m. Jan. 25. A man broke into a discount store and was seen walking through the aisles. He said he was there to charge his phone battery and eat some food. A White Plains man, 22, was arrested and charged with burglary and theft.

Overhill Rd., 7:39 p.m. Jan. 29. An alarm was triggered at a power substation. A portion of a fence had been cut, and portable ground wires had been stolen. The driver of a gray Mustang was stopped from leaving the scene with no lights on. Two Baltimore men, 33 and 39, were arrested and charged with fourth-degree burglary, felony theft, malicious destruction of property and possession of burglary tools.

HANOVER AREA
ROBBERIES

Arundel Mills Blvd., 7600 block, 6:40 p.m. Jan. 26. A masked man entered an office supply store just before closing. He showed a gun and announced a robbery, then fled with cash.

ODENTON AREA
ROBBERIES

Annapolis Rd., 1100 block, 8:50 p.m. Jan. 30. Two males robbed an auto parts store of cash and an employee’s cellphone at gunpoint.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Palonia Ct., 1900 block, 2:34 a.m. Jan. 30. A man was seen stealing wheels from a vehicle. Police stopped the driver of a Dodge Magnum and found four wheels and tires inside. A Suitland man, 25, and a Clinton man, 22, were arrested and charged with malicious destruction of property and three counts of theft.

RIVIERA BEACH AREA
HOMICIDES

Meadow Rd., 200 block, 11:50 p.m. Jan. 25. A woman was fatally shot in the upper body. Ana Isabel Racine, 21, of Pasadena was pronounced dead at the scene. A dark-colored minivan was seen leaving the area. The body was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an autopsy. The investigation was continuing.

Annapolis

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

WEAPONS

Bertina Nick Way, 200 block, 10 p.m. Jan. 26. Shots were fired in the area. A vehicle being driven on or near Clay Street was struck by a bullet, and a front glass door of a building was damaged. The damage was reported later but might have occurred during the shooting.

ROBBERIES

Americana Dr., 600 block, 2:20 a.m. Jan. 24. Three males were assaulted and robbed at a party in an apartment. The robbers were party guests. They also took items from the apartment.

Boucher Ave., 900 block, 4:40 a.m. Jan. 26. A man got out of a vehicle, then swung a knife at an acquaintance and took his jacket. A woman in the vehicle tried to drive it over the acquaintance. An Annapolis man, 41, and an Annapolis woman, 39, were charged with robbery, attempted first-degree assault and possession of drug paraphernalia.

Croll Dr., 200 block, 11 p.m. Jan. 28. Two males flagged down the driver of a vehicle and hitched a ride to Admiral Drive and West Street, where one displayed a knife and the other showed a gun. They forced the driver to take them to the 200 block of Croll Drive and give up his wallet, keys and phone. The gunman hit the driver with the gun before fleeing with the other robber.

Spa Rd., 1000 block, 4:30 p.m. Jan. 26. A man got out of a vehicle, snatched a woman’s purse and drove away with it.

West St., 900 block, 12:30 p.m. Jan. 24. A gunman robbed a business and fled on foot.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Barbud Lane, 1200 block, 6:30 to 6:45 p.m. Jan. 29. Two laptop computers and jewelry were stolen from a home entered by forcing open a ground-floor window.

Boucher Ave., 900 block, 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 28. Two packages were stolen from a front porch.

Farragut Ct., 200 block, 4 p.m. Jan. 23 to 7 a.m. Jan. 24. Power tools were stolen from a truck entered by forcing open a door.

Juliana Cir., 1-99 block, 10 a.m. to 9:45 p.m. Jan. 24. A rear screen door was removed from a home.

Langdon Ct., 900 block, 6 p.m. Jan. 20 to 11 a.m. Jan. 22. Earrings and a diamond ring were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Lockwood Ct., 200 block, 3 p.m. Jan. 20 to 9 a.m. Jan. 27. A box containing circuit breakers and cash was stolen from an unlocked building site.

Norman Dr., 1000 block, 12:30 to 9 a.m. Jan. 26. Cash and a small speaker were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Old Solomons Island Rd., 200 block, 4 to 4:45 p.m. Jan. 23. An unlocked red-and- black mountain bicycle in front of a business was stolen.

West St., 1100 block, 4 p.m. Jan. 26 to 11 a.m. Jan. 27. Construction scaffolding was stolen from a parking lot.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Allen Dr., 2000 block, 9 p.m. Jan. 22 to 3 a.m. Jan. 23. A red 2006 Toyota Corolla sedan was stolen from a parking lot. It might have been entered by breaking glass.

Belle Dr., 1700 block, 10:20 to 10:30 a.m. Jan. 25. A black 2008 Buick LeSabre was stolen after it was left unlocked with its motor running.

Belle Dr., 1700 block, 7 p.m. Jan. 26 to 4:15 a.m. Jan. 27. A white 1995 Ford F-150 pickup truck was stolen from a parking lot, possibly with a previously stolen key. The vehicle was found at 8 a.m. Jan. 29 parked in the 1900 block of Copeland Street. A man was seen entering the vehicle. An Annapolis man, 21, was arrested and charged with unlawful taking of a motor vehicle and theft.

Boxwood Rd., 200 block, 8:30 to 8:40 a.m. Jan. 26. A silver 1999 Acura was stolen after it was left unlocked with the motor running. A short time later, it was located unoccupied and parked in the 1-99 block of Silopanna Road.

Greenbriar Lane, 600 block, 11 to 11:05 a.m. Jan. 23. A red 2002 Pontiac Sunfire sedan was stolen after it was left unlocked with the motor running.

Obery Ct., 100 block, 8 to 9:30 p.m. Jan. 26. A gray 2003 Chevrolet Suburban was stolen after it was left with a spare key inside. It was recovered in Prince George’s County before it was reported stolen.

Howard County

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

COLUMBIA AREA
HOMICIDES

Columbia Mall, Little Patuxent Pkwy., 10300 block, 11:15 a.m. Jan. 25. A man shot and killed two store employees, Brianna Benlolo, 21, of College Park, and Tyler Johnson, 25, of Mount Airy. He fired several bullets, one of which pierced a floor and struck the foot of a female on the lower level. Four others were injured while escaping. The shooter, Darion Marcus Aguilar, 19, of College Park, then fatally shot himself. He had arrived by cab at 10:15 a.m. with a bag containing a shotgun, ammunition and homemade explosives.

ROBBERIES

Kerry Hill Ct., 7300 block, 9:18 p.m. Jan. 26. A male snatched a purse from a female.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Carriage House Lane, 9100 block, 1:11 a.m. Jan. 28. A man entered an occupied home through a garage and stole keys and cash. A Hyattsville man, 32, was charged with first-, third- and fourth-degree burglary, theft, resisting arrest and endangerment due to intoxication.

Gerwig Lane, 9400 block, 4 p.m. Jan. 25 to 5 a.m. Jan. 26. Copper wiring and pool equipment were stolen from a neighborhood association entered by cutting a rear fence.

Moving Water Lane, 9000 block, noon Jan. 25. A bike was stolen from a yard. An attempt to force open a residential front door was made.

Waterloo Rd., 5600 block, 3:06 p.m. Jan. 25. Copper was stolen from a residence entered by forcing open a back door.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Monarch Mills Way, 7500 block, 7:49 a.m. Jan. 24. A silver 2005 Chrysler Town and Country was stolen.

Vollmerhausen Dr., 9400 block, 10:43 a.m. Jan. 26. A silver 2013 Ford Mustang was stolen.

DAYTON AREA
THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Linthicum Rd., 4000 block, 10:19 p.m. Jan. 28. Speakers were stolen from a residence entered through a dog door.

ELKRIDGE AREA
THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Business Pkwy., 6700 block, 6:30 a.m. Jan. 27. A sandwich shop was entered by breaking a front glass door. Nothing was reported stolen.

Holly Springs Lane, 7000 block, 4 to 7:24 p.m. Jan. 27. Jewelry was stolen from a home entered by cutting a screen and breaking a rear window.

Singers Way, 7400 block, 4 p.m. Jan. 24 to 7 a.m. Jan. 27. Electrical wiring was stolen from a construction site.

ELLICOTT CITY AREA
ROBBERIES

Baltimore National Pike, 9300 block, 2:33 p.m. Jan. 23. A gunman robbed a pharmacy of prescription drugs.

GLENELG AREA
THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Burntwoods Rd., 14000 block, 8:42 p.m. Jan. 28. Cash was stolen from homes.

HANOVER AREA
THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Mound St., 6300 block, 9:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. Jan. 28. A laptop computer, jewelry and cash were stolen from a home entered by forcing open a front door.

LAUREL AREA
ASSAULTS

Sewall Ave., 9400 block, 10 p.m. Jan. 23. The driver of a pickup hit a tree in front of a home. The driver was found alone in the vehicle with several gunshot wounds. He was taken to a hospital. Police suspect he was shot while he was in the truck and accelerated the vehicle after he was shot.

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