Anne Arundel County
The following incidents were recently reported by the Anne Arundel County Police Department. For more information, call 410-222-8050.
REWARDS FOR INFORMATION
Metro Crime Stoppers, a nonprofit group, will pay up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment in connection with felonies. Call the 24-hour hotline at 410-276-8888.
ARUNDEL MILLS MALL, 10:08 p.m. May 22. A stolen sport utility vehicle occupied by two males struck several parked cars and overturned. The males fled, accosted a woman in a parking lot and forced her to drive them in her vehicle to Baltimore, where the robbers fled. After an investigation, two Baltimore males, ages 17 and 19, were charged with armed carjacking and other violations.
BAY HEAD RD., 1400 block, 11 p.m. May 28 to 1 p.m. May 30. A residence was entered by breaking a window. Nothing was reported missing.
Brooklyn Park Area
OLSON RD., 6000 block, 12:20 a.m. June 7. Two males entered a taxi business and demanded money, and when an employee did not comply, they hit him. The employee attempted to defend himself, and one robber stabbed him with a knife. The employee suffered wounds on his neck, arm, back and abdomen and was taken to a shock trauma hospital. Two male suspects had been seen arriving in a brown Dodge Shadow and leaving in a silver car resembling a Thunderbird. The Dodge was found to have been stolen from the Shellye Road area of Heritage Hill and reportedly contained evidence linking it to the robbery attempt and stabbing.
WASENA AVE, 5300 block, 5 a.m. May 31. A residence was entered by forcing a front window. Nothing was reported missing.
THIRD AVE., 1-100 block, 10:30 p.m. June 1 to 4:40 p.m. June 2. Audio recordings, video games and equipment, tools and lawn equipment were stolen from a residence entered through a door.
FOURTH ST., 4600 block, 3:06 a.m. June 5. Property was stolen from a business entered by breaking a front window.
14TH AVE., 300 block, 10 p.m. June 2 to 4 a.m. June 5. Jewelry was stolen from a residence.
BROADWATER RD., 1000 block, June 1 to June 2. TVs and computer equipment were stolen from a business entered by breaking a window.
DEFENSE HWY., 1500 block, 6:15 to 8:45 p.m. June 3. Computer equipment, cash and telephones were stolen from a residence entered through a rear door.
Glen Burnie Area
NOLPARK CT., 8000 block, 10:20 p.m. June 4. A male placed an object to the side of a man working at an ice cream truck and took cash.
CHARTER RD. S., 100 block, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 1. Cash and a radio were stolen from a residence entered through a door.
CHARTER RD. S., 6500 block, 10:15 to 11:55 a.m. June 1. Jewelry was stolen from a residence
FURNACE BRANCH RD. E., 7400 block, 12:41 a.m. May 31. Tobacco products were stolen from a business entered by breaking a front glass door.
GOVERNORS CT., 100 block, May 28 to June 1. Cash and jewelry were stolen from a residence.
PAULS DR., 7900 block, 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 2. Audio recordings were stolen from a residence entered through an unlocked front door.
QUARTERFIELD RD., 7400 block, 6:53 p.m. May 31. A business was entered by forcing a rear window. Nothing was reported missing.
RITCHIE HWY. S., 7900 block, May 31. A residence was entered through a rear window. Nothing was reported missing.
TRANTON RD, 600 block, 10:30 p.m. May 30 to 9:15 a.m. May 31. Firearms and other items were stolen from a residence entered by forcing a rear door.
TRANTON RD., 600 block, 10:30 p.m. May 30 to 9:15 a.m. May 31. A radio, a VCR and other items were stolen from a residence entered by forcing a front door.
WOODLAKE CT., 400 block, 7:45 a.m. to 9 p.m. June 3. A residence was entered through an unlocked rear window. Nothing was reported missing.
MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS
BUDDING BRANCH RD., 8000 block, June 4. A blue and silver 2001 Kia was stolen.
HOLY CROSS RD., 600 block, June 4 to June 5. A blue 1993 Mitsubishi was stolen.
NEW RIDGE RD., 7400 block, 4 p.m. May 29 to 3 p.m. May 31. A business was entered by forcing a front door. Nothing was reported missing.
WRIGHT RD., 7200 block, 2 to 5 p.m. June 1. A residence was entered through an unlocked rear window. Nothing was reported missing.
MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS
ARUNDEL MILLS CIR., 7000 block, June 6. A black and green 1996 Ford was stolen.
CLARK RD., 7900 block, 5 to 6:15 a.m. June 3. Cash and food were stolen from a business entered with a key.
RED CLAY RD., 200 block, 1:17 a.m. June 8. A man, who appeared to be armed with a silver handgun, approached a woman walking from her car and told her to drop her purse and not to turn around. She dropped the purse, and the robber picked it up and fled in a black vehicle.
ROUTE 198 AND RUSSETT GREEN EAST, 4:34 p.m. June 6. A man approached a motorist at a traffic light, asked the motorist for the time, then showed a gun and took the motorist's vehicle with a male accomplice.
CAROL ST. S., 1-100 block, 8:24 p.m. June 1. Audio recordings were stolen from a residence entered through a rear window.
CAMP MEADE RD. S., 400 block, 12:49 a.m. June 2. Tobacco products were stolen from a business entered by breaking a front glass door.
NURSERY RD. W., 1600 block, 2:45 to 7:40 a.m. June 2. Cash was stolen from a residence entered through a door.
RIPS DR., 200 block, 8:15 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 4. TVs were stolen from a residence entered by forcing a rear window.
GENTLE BREEZES CT., 7900 block, 9:30 a.m. May 27 to 8 p.m. May 31. Cash was stolen from a residence entered by breaking a window.
TRANQUIL CT., 500 block, 7:09 a.m. May 31. A business was entered through a side door. Nothing was reported missing.
TRANQUIL CT., 9 p.m. May 31 to 10 a.m. June 1. Cash was stolen from a business entered through an unlocked rear door.
CYRIL AVE., 600 block, 7 a.m. to 3:20 p.m. June 3. Tools were stolen from a residence entered by forcing a door.
WHITE ROCKS CT., 300 block, 4:30 p.m. May 27. A residence was entered through an unlocked front door. Nothing was reported missing.
211TH ST., 700 block, May 29 to June 2. Tools were stolen from a residence entered by forcing a door.
QUARTERFIELD RD., 7800 block, 12:17 a.m. June 10. A man put a soda on the counter in a convenience store and asked for a pack of cigarettes, then implied that he had a weapon and robbed a clerk of cash.
NEW CUT RD., 8400 block, 7 to 10 a.m. June 2. Cash was stolen from a residence.
PIONEER DR., 8400 block, June 3. Property
was stolen from a residence entered through
a rear door. There was no sign of forced
Severna Park Area
BALTIMORE ANNAPOLIS BLVD., 600 block, 9:52 p.m. June 4. Two males wearing dark clothing approached a 14-year-old girl at a dance, and pepper was sprayed in her face and her purse was snatched. The purse was recovered nearby on the Baltimore Annapolis bike trail.
RITCHIE HWY. S., 100 block, June 3. Appliances were stolen from a residence entered by forcing a front door.
Shady Side Area
SHADY SIDE RD., 6100 block, 4 p.m. June 3 to 8 a.m. June 4. Cash and a cash register were stolen from a business entered by breaking a rear glass door.
The following incidents were recently reported by the Annapolis Police Department. For more information, call 410-268-9000.
REWARDS FOR INFORMATION
Crime Solvers of Annapolis Inc., a nonprofit organization, will pay up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment in connection with these and any other felonies. Call the 24-hour hotline at 410-267-8888. Callers may remain anonymous.
COPELAND ST., 1800 block, 5:39 p.m. June 7. A male came to the door of a home and asked to speak to a resident's male relative. While the relative was speaking to the visitor, the resident heard a sound and saw a male intruder in his home. The intruder had entered by ripping a rear-door screen. The resident shouted, and the intruder fled back out the rear door. The intruder then came to the front, where he tried to punch the resident's relative but missed. He showed a knife, then left.
COPELAND ST., 1900 block, 1:51 a.m. June 5. A male struck a female relative several times during a dispute. When her 14-year-old son tried to intervene, the man got several knives from the kitchen and threatened both. The woman and her four children escaped. Police secured the area. The man refused to come out. At 7:03 a.m., police put tear gas into the residence, and the man called police on a phone to say he wanted to come out. A 49-year-old man was taken to a hospital for evaluation and charged with second-degree assault, reckless endangerment and a weapons violation.
PRESIDENT STREET AND PARK AVENUE, 5:40 p.m. A 17-year-old Glen Burnie girl threatened a 16-year-old girl with a knife during a dispute. The 17-year-old was charged with assault.
ROSECREST DR., 1-100 block, 2:59 p.m. June 4. A group of about 10 boys walked from school to a woman's house apparently to watch a fight between her son and a second youth. The second youth came to her house, pulled her son's shirt over his head and began to punch him. She shouted, and the group fled before police arrived.
ROYAL ST., 900 block, 7:20 p.m. June 6. Three males got out of a brown pickup truck and started punching and kicking a male pedestrian. The pedestrian, who suffered an eye cut, reportedly refused medical treatment.
FRANKLIN ST., 1-100 block, 12:30 a.m. June 8. As a woman was putting her key in a door lock of her car, a male snatched her purse and ran. Police, including a K-9 team, searched the area. Her purse and most of its contents were recovered on Franklin Street.
GRAFF CT., 1200 block, 2:14 a.m. June 9. A man who rode his bike to a gas station was threatened and robbed of his bike.
BAY RIDGE AVE., 1000 block, 11:11 p.m. June 6. A bag containing bank checks and papers was taken after a woman left the bag in an unlocked car while she ran into a restaurant to pick up a carry-out order.
CHASE ST., 800 block, May 31 to June 8. A camera, a tripod and several lenses were removed from a storage area.
CHURCH CIR., June 7. Credit cards were removed from a woman's purse left in an office. She reported the theft immediately after discovering it had occurred. Soon after, someone unsuccessfully tried three times to use her cards in the Bowie area.
FOREST DR., 1700 block, 5:03 p.m. June 6. A male juvenile in a grocery story took two Hershey bars and put them in his front pants pocket without paying for them. He was charged on a juvenile citation and released to a parent.
FOREST HILLS AVE., 900 block, 6:03 p.m. June 9. A woman was taking a shower in her residence when she heard someone tampering with a bathroom doorknob. When she got out of the shower, she noticed that a rear sliding glass door had been opened and her wallet was missing.
MORELAND PKWY., 1900 block, 11:04 a.m. June 9. A man outside saw another man reach into his car window and remove his car keys. He confronted the man, who denied taking the keys. An argument ensued, and the thief fled, dropping the keys. Police arrested a Pasadena man at a nearby bus stop and charged him with theft.
SCHLEY RD., 400 block, 12:07 p.m. June 9. A diamond ring was missing from a house after a cleaning crew worked there for about two hours.
MOTOR VEHICLE THEFTS
LINCOLN DR., 1900 block, 5 p.m. June 2 to 7:15 a.m. June 3. A white 2003 Dodge Ram pickup truck was stolen.
MCGUCKIAN ST., 1800 block, 9:45 a.m. June 8 to 7:15 a.m. June 9. An attempt was made to steal a white Dodge rental van by tampering with the ignition.
OLD SOLOMONS ISLAND RD., 8:32 p.m. June 6. A gray 1992 Toyota was stolen after it was left outside a grocery store with the keys in the ignition.
WEST ST., 1700 block, 11:26 a.m. June 8. An employee of a car dealership who said he took a car without authorization to pick his girlfriend up from work allegedly drove the vehicle to a grocery store and left its engine running while he went inside. When he returned three minutes later, the car was gone. He was arrested and charged with multiple traffic citations, including driving with a suspended licensed, operating an unregistered vehicle and unauthorized use of a motor vehicle.
-- Compiled by SHARON FANNING