Anne Arundel County

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


Elvaton Rd., 7900 block, 4:45 p.m. May 10. During an argument, a man was shot by an acquaintance as he exited a car he had been riding in with a group. The vehicle sped away. The man who was shot was taken to a hospital with injuries that were not considered life-threatening. He was listed in stable condition.


Patriot Lane, 600 block, 8:46 a.m. May 16. A student saw a post on a social media site by a man stating he planned to disrupt a cancer benefit walk scheduled for May 17 by planting bombs in the woods near the Old Mill School Complex. The student reported what he saw to a school official, who informed the school resource officer. Police checked the perimeter of the school and determined it was safe. A suspect was located, and a search of his home yielded no evidence of bomb-making materials. The suspect admitted to posting the threat. A Baltimore man, 18, was arrested and charged with disturbing school operations, threat to detonate a destructive device and false statement in reference to a destructive device.


Arcadia Shores Cir., 5:29 a.m. May 11. A witness reported a person rummaging through multiple vehicles. A police officer saw a suspect cross Brigadier Boulevard and run from the approaching police car. A Severn man, 19, was captured and identified by a witness. He was charged with multiple counts of theft and related charges in connection with breaking into 29 vehicles on Hidden Hill Circle, Arcadia Shores Circle, Liason Court, Miles River Court and Nob Hill Way that morning.


Suitt Dr., 7700 block, 1:15 p.m. May 13. Police established a perimeter in response to a home break-in. Another break-in occurred nearby shortly thereafter at Colony and Ft. Smallwood roads, where police arrested three suspects and closed four residential burglary cases. Property was returned. An Annapolis man, 18, a Crofton female, 16, and a Pasadena male, 15, were arrested. An investigation was continuing.


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


West St., 1-99 block, 5 p.m. May 6. A group of armed males robbed a male pedestrian of cash and a cellphone as he exited a bank.


Cedar Park Rd., 1400 block, 3:30 to 4:10 p.m. May 14. Two rolls of copper wire were stolen from a room inside a building at a construction site. There was no sign of forced entry.

Compromise St., 100 block, 11 p.m. May 10 to 2 a.m. May 11. A laptop was stolen from a vehicle entered through an open window.

Forest Hills Ave., 1000 block, 2:30 p.m. May 1 to 7 a.m. May 12. Four chain saws were stolen from a garage at a residence under construction. There was no sign of forced entry.

Glen Ave., 300 block, 2:15 to 3 p.m. May 15. A home was entered through an unlocked side door while a resident was home. Cash was taken from a purse.

Margaret Ave., 1800 block, 8 a.m. May 8 to 8 a.m. May 13. Scrap metal items including vehicle rims, aluminum wire, car parts and bronze crates were stolen from a fenced business lot. There was no sign of forced entry.

Main St., 100 block, 4:30 p.m. May 14. Three men entered a jewelry store and fled with more than $10,000 worth of jewelry. Police stopped suspects in a vehicle on West Street and recovered the stolen jewelry. Three Georgia men — 56, 41 and 48 — were arrested and charged with four counts of theft. Two also were charged with making a false statement to a police officer.

West Street near Calvert Street, 6 a.m. May 3 to 9:30 a.m. May 4. A folding bicycle was stolen from a tree near a bus stop, where it had been locked with a cable lock. The lock was pried.

Windell Ave., 200 block, 6 to 10 p.m. May 9. A rear sliding door was broken at a home and a green 2011 Kawasaki KLX 110L dirt bike was stolen from a garage.

Windwhisper Lane, 900 block, 9 p.m. May 12 to 2 p.m. May 13. A digital media player was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Sixth St., 400 block, 9 to 11:30 p.m. May 8. A portable music recorder was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.


West St., 1900 block, 5 to 5:30 p.m. May 13. An unregistered silver 2002 Ford Escort was stolen. It was left unlocked.

Howard County

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


Little Patuxent Pkwy. and Gold Needle Way, 8 p.m. May 9. A male followed a female pedestrian and her infant while touching himself through his shorts. He followed the woman home and fled when her husband confronted him. A juvenile is suspected.


Murray Hill Rd. and Rainflower Way, 11:45 p.m. May 14. Two men demanded a woman’s vehicle at gunpoint at an intersection. She told them it was equipped with a tracking device. They took her wallet and cellphone instead.


Carlinda Ave., 6800 block, 7:30 p.m. May 8 to 8 a.m. May 9. A purse was taken from an unlocked vehicle in a detached residential garage. The house was entered through an unlocked sliding door, and two video game systems were stolen.

Columbia Rd., 5600 block, 11 a.m. to 5:50 p.m. May 10. Electronics and watches were stolen from an apartment.

Green Mountain Cir., 10600 block, 11:01 p.m. May 11. An acquaintance of a resident entered a home through an unlocked basement window and was found sitting on a pool table in the basement. A Jessup woman, 24, was arrested and charged with third- and fourth-degree burglary and trespassing.

Hickory Ridge Rd., 10200 block, 5:35 p.m. May 3 to 11:30 a.m. May 9. A vacant apartment was entered through a rear sliding door. Trash was left behind.

Oakland Mills Rd, 5800 block, 11 p.m. May 10 to 7 a.m. May 11. A press box at a high school was entered without force. Nothing was reported stolen.

Thunder Hill Rd., 5700 block, 7:10 to 8:30 a.m. May 10. A living room window was broken at a residence.


Howard Rd., 14000 block, 8:32 p.m. May 10. An outbuilding door was pried and a motion detector light bulb was removed. Entry was not gained.


Pirch Way, 6700 block, 4:54 p.m. May 15. A male was driven home by an acquaintance. As the acquaintance drove away, another vehicle pulled up. A passenger got out and pushed him into the car. The driver and passenger assaulted him and robbed him of a wallet, a cellphone and keys.


Cypress Springs Rd., 5900 block, 4:30 p.m. May 7 to 8:30 a.m. May 8. A piece of HVAC equipment was damaged at a house under construction. There was no sign of forced entry. Nothing was reported stolen.

Cypress Springs Rd., 5900 block, 4:30 p.m. May 6 to 8:30 a.m. May 7. Copper wire was stolen from a house under construction. Entry was gained without force.

Rock Glen Dr., 6000 block, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 13. A residential front door was damaged. Entry was not gained.

Washington Blvd., 5700 block, 5:16 a.m. May 9. A cash box was stolen from an automotive business entered by breaking glass in a door with a rock.


Baltimore National Pike, 10400 block, May 8 to May 10. A garage door was pried open. An attempt was made to push a motorcycle out.

Ligon Rd., 3700 block, 10:30 p.m. May 9 to 6:30 a.m. May 10. A riding lawn mower was stolen from a shed entered by breaking a lock. A lock was broken on a second shed.


Dorsey Run Rd., 7600 block, 3 p.m. May 11 to 6:45 a.m. May 13. Approximately 100 gallons of diesel fuel was stolen from a business entered by cutting a chain link fence.

Washington Blvd., 8400 block, 11:15 to 11:18 p.m. May 8. Copper wire was stolen from a truck in a business lot entered by cutting a hole in a fence.


Canterbury Riding, 9000 block, 11:47 p.m. May 11. A gunman robbed a resident of cash in front of a mailbox.


Falling Waters, 9400 block, 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. May 15. A tablet, a camera and a video game console were stolen from an unlocked home entered through an unlocked garage.

Scaggsville Rd., 10800 block, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. May 9. A home was entered through a broken basement door. Nothing was reported stolen. A family member was in the residence but did not hear anything.

North Second St., 10000 block, 8 p.m. May 11 to 9 a.m. May 13. An automotive business was entered by prying open a back door. Copies of vehicle titles were rifled, and a copy of a vehicle key was stolen. The vehicle was not at the business at the time.


Freestate Dr., 8800 block, May 6 to May 13. A tan 2001 Lexus GS3 and a black 1999 Toyota Camry were stolen from a dealership.

Tiger Lily Path, 9700 block, 2 to 3:45 a.m. May 15. A black 2000 Ford F-350 truck was stolen.


Walking Janelle Way, 2400 block, 6 p.m. May 10 to 8 a.m. May 13. Newly installed wiring was stolen from a house under construction. There was no sign of forced entry.

— Compiled by Carrie Donovan