Crime report for Anne Arundel and Howard counties

Anne Arundel County

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

BROOKLYN PARK AREA

ASSAULT

Hilltop Drive and Alley 26, 4:20 a.m. Sept. 28. A man was attacked by a group. He was taken to a hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening wounds to the upper body.

GLEN BURNIE AREA

ROBBERIES

Crain Hwy. N., 100 block, 11:15 a.m. Sept. 28. A woman passed a demand note to a bank teller and took cash. She fled on foot.

Elvaton Road and Tall Pines Court, 12:48 a.m. Oct. 1. A pedestrian was punched in the face and robbed of his wallet and cigarettes by one of three masked males. The pedestrian called police from a gas station and was taken to a medical facility for treatment of a minor injury.

Ritchie Hwy., 7200 block, 9:30 p.m. Sept. 25. Two males got out of a gray SUV and robbed a driver at gunpoint as he was filling his tires at a gas station. They took cash from the man’s pockets and fled in the SUV. The driver reported the incident the next afternoon.

Warfield Rd., 1-99 block, Sept. 27. Detectives served a search-and-seizure warrant at a home in connection with several armed robberies in the Northern District in the past few weeks. Two handguns, a 2008 Honda Accord, and packages of marijuana were seized. A Glen Burnie man, 18, was charged with two counts of armed robbery, robbery, first- and second-degree assault, and three handgun charges. Another Glen Burnie man, 22, was charged with marijuana possession, intent to distribute and possession of paraphernalia.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Williams Grove, 7100 block, 3:30 a.m. Sept. 30. A man was seen trying the handles of a parked car. The owner yelled at him, and he ran away. A Glen Burnie man, 23, was arrested and charged with rogue and vagabond and willful motor vehicle tampering.

Annapolis

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

ROBBERY

Truxton Park, 1-99 block, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 28. A group of people having a party at a pavilion assaulted a jogger and took his phone. The jogger’s nose was broken, and he sustained multiple bruises to the head and torso.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Cedar Park Rd., 1600 block, 11:30 p.m. Oct. 1 to 7:30 a.m. Oct. 2. Five dollars in loose change was stolen from a cup holder in a vehicle. There was no sign of forced entry.

Drew St., 1900 block, 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Sept. 26. A lawnmower and a bike were stolen from an unlocked shed. The bike was located at the intersection of Parole and Drew streets by the homeowner.

Moss Haven Ct., 1000 block, 5 p.m. Sept. 26 to 7:30 a.m. Sept. 27. Loose change and a flashlight were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Moss Haven Ct., 1000 block, 6 p.m. Sept. 26 to 9 p.m. Sept. 27. Loose change, headphones and an EZ-Pass were stolen from two unlocked vehicles owned by the same person.

Warren Dr., 700 block, noon Sept. 26 to 2:20 a.m. Sept. 28. A house was entered by breaking a window. The interior was ransacked. Electronics and appliances were destroyed.

Howard County

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

COLUMBIA AREA

INDECENT EXPOSURE

Daylong Lane, 6100 block, 11:17 a.m. Sept. 27. A male exposed himself at a gym.

ROBBERIES

Cradlerock Way, 6600 block, 11:29 a.m. Oct. 2. A male teenager snatched a female’s purse in a library parking lot and dropped it when a witness chased him down. The male escaped but the purse was recovered.

Guilford Rd., 8600 block, 1:28 a.m. Sept. 28. Two males and two females started talking to a shopper at a grocery store, then assaulted and robbed him as they exited the store. Cash was taken.

Sleepy Horse Lane, 12200 block, 12:10 a.m. Oct. 3. A pizza delivery order was placed with an address of a vacant residence. Two males shoved the delivery driver when he arrived.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Greystone Lane, 8400 block, 4:30 p.m. Sept. 27 to 10:45 p.m. Sept. 28. A TV, two video game consoles and boots were stolen from a home entered by removing a screen door.

Route 175, 6600 block, 4 p.m. Sept.2 6 to 9 a.m. Sept. 28. Boards were pulled off a hole in the side of an abandoned barn at a park. Nothing was reported stolen.

Stevens Forest Rd., 6100 block, 3:30 p.m. Sept. 26 to 1 p.m. Sept. 29. A window screen was bent back at a home. Entry was not gained.

Window Latch Way, 8500 block, 9:43 a.m. Oct. 1. Two males entered a home by cutting a screen door while a resident was home. They were hiding downstairs when police arrived. A Columbia man, 19, was charged with first-, second- and third-degree burglary, two counts of theft and malicious destruction of property. A 16-year-old male was arrested on juvenile charges.

Winter Rose Path, 7100 block, 5 to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 1. Two males were seen removing a stove from a vacant residence. A necklace and two wedding rings also were stolen. Entry may have been gained through an unlocked rear basement door.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Columbia Rd., 4900 block, 1:48 a.m. Sept. 24. A black 2012 Suzuki GSXR 600 motorcycle and a red and black 2008 Honda CBR-600 motorcycle were stolen. Both were recovered on Valley Oak Drive in Elkridge. Three arrests were made.

ELKRIDGE AREA

ROBBERY

Marshalee Dr., 6000 block, 10:29 p.m. Oct. 1. A masked male entered a hotel through a back door and took cash at gunpoint.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Hearthside Way, 7500 block, 9 p.m. Sept. 30 to 7 a.m. Oct. 1. Bundles of copper wire were stolen from a trailer at a construction site entered through a hole in the fence. A lock was removed to gain entry to the trailer.

ELLICOTT CITY AREA

INDECENT EXPOSURE

Maplewood Dr. and Old Frederick Rd., 4:53 p.m. Oct. 1. A male exposed himself at a traffic intersection.

ROBBERY

Beaver Run Ct., 4900 block, 11:45 p.m. Sept. 26. A gunman wearing a ski mask ran into a hotel through a front door and vaulted over the counter. He took cash from a safe and a cash drawer, jumped over the counter and fled.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Doncaster Dr., 4600 block, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 27. Jewelry and silverware were stolen from a home. Entry may have been gained through an unlocked back door.

Dunloggin Rd., 9000 block, 8:45 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sept. 30. Jewelry, an antique cash box and a cardboard box were stolen from a home. Entry may have been gained through an unlocked sliding door.

Normandy Woods Dr., 3100 block, 6 a.m. Sept. 23 to 2 p.m. Sept. 26. Two flat-screen TVs were stolen and a vehicle was moved to a different spot in the parking lot at a residence. There was no sign of forced entry to the home and the front door was left unlocked by the intruder on the way out.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Falls Run Rd., 8500 block, 12:30 to 8:30 a.m. Oct. 1. A silver 1998 Acura Integra was stolen. It was recovered stripped in Montgomery County.

JESSUP AREA

ROBBERIES

Jones Rd., 7900 block, 9:37 p.m. Sept. 29. Two men riding in a cab robbed the driver of cash, a cellphone and a tablet computer at gunpoint. The driver was hit in the head with a gun. The men fled on foot.

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

Washington Blvd., 8100 block, 10:04 p.m. Oct. 2. Two people were seen ducking between vehicles in a restricted access parking garage. Both fled on foot when police arrived. An Upper Marlboro man, 40, was arrested and charged with fourth-degree burglary and trespassing.

LAUREL AREA

THEFTS/BREAK-INS

McKenstry Dr., 8000 block, 8:30 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Sept. 30. Jewelry and a laptop computer were stolen from a home entered by forcing open a front door. Two females were seen going door to door earlier in the day selling books. Another person had been observed a week earlier knocking on a door and leaving when a dog barked.

River Hill Rd., 9100 block, 3 a.m. Sept. 27. A man broke into a storage shed and tried to take an all-terrain vehicle, but couldn’t start it. He went to a garage at another address and returned with a battery charger to start the ATV. A Laurel man, 18, was charged with two counts of unlawful taking of a motor vehicle, third- and fourth-degree burglary, theft and malicious destruction of property.

River Hill Rd., 9100 block, 3 a.m. Sept. 27. A battery charger and a motorcycle were stolen from a garage. The motorcycle was recovered in a nearby field. The man arrested in the above report was connected with this theft.

MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS

Canterbury Riding, 9000 block, 11:28 a.m. Sept. 28. A blue Yamaha Vino 125 was stolen.

Washington Blvd., 1:48 p.m. Sept. 30. A 14-foot rental truck was stolen.

— Compiled by Carrie Donovan

 
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