Anne Arundel County

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


Crain Hwy., 100 block, noon, April 8. A woman leaving a college was grabbed on the buttocks by a male, who then fled on foot. A Severn man, 18, was charged with second-degree assault and fourth-degree sex offense.


Holly Creek Dr., 8:12 p.m. March 23. A woman leaving her vehicle was robbed of her purse, keys and cellphone at gunpoint. An Upper Marlboro man, 32, was charged with armed robbery, robbery and second-degree assault.


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


Melrob Ct., 11:55 p.m. April 6. A man sitting in a vehicle in a parking lot was assaulted by two men with guns and robbed of his cellphone and watch.

Solomons Island Rd., 2500 block, 5 p.m. April 9. A male, who implied he had a gun, tried to rob a hair salon. A Curtis Bay man, 29, was charged with attempted robbery and theft.


Bestgate Rd., 11:45 a.m. April 10. During a narcotics investigation, a male driver in a vehicle fled. When an officer on foot attempted to stop the driver, the officer was hit on the arm by the vehicle. The suspect then traveled to Chinquapin Road, where he fled from the vehicle. After a brief foot chase, the suspect was detained. An Annapolis man, 24, was charged with attempted murder, first- and second-degree assault, assaulting a police officer, possession of heroin with intent to distribute and numerous traffic violations.


Greenbriar Lane, 9:40 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 10. A sliding glass door was forced open at a home, and two video game units and cash were stolen.

Murray Ave., 10 p.m. April 5 to 7:45 p.m. April 6. Cash and a high school ring were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

West St., 100 block, 7:45 p.m. April 4 to 12:30 a.m. April 5. A makeup bag, jewelry and sunglasses were stolen from a vehicle.

Howard County

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


Cradlerock Way, 3:30 a.m. April 8. During a struggle, someone stole a wallet and prescription medication from a person.

Lambskin Lane, 5:59 p.m. April 6. While playing basketball, a person was assaulted and another was robbed of a cellphone. Four youths were charged with robbery, assault and theft.


Alexander Bell Dr., 6700 block, April 4 to April 7. Cash was stolen from a lock box at a warehouse. A door was pried open.

Eclipse Way, 10300 block, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. April 7. An attempt was made to pry open a garage door.

Harpers Farm Rd., 2:39 p.m. April 8. Someone entered a home through an unlocked window. Nothing was reported stolen.

Little Patuxent Pkwy., 10200 block, April 4 to April 5. Copper pipe, scrap metal and a power tool were stolen from a construction site.

Millrace Ct., 4:30 p.m. April 8. A rear door was kicked open at a home. Nothing was reported stolen.

Robert Oliver Pl., 1:42 a.m. April 7. A rock was used to break a rear window at a saloon, and bottles of liquor and an empty cash register were stolen.


Old Washington Rd., 9:20 p.m. April 5. A disabled vehicle in the roadway was struck from the rear by another a vehicle. Occupants got out of the disabled vehicle and assaulted a female occupant of the other vehicle. Another group of people stopped to assist and they also assaulted and threw their phones into a wooded area. Two D.C. men, ages 18 and 23, were charged with five counts of assault, theft and robbery. The 18-year-old was charged with an additional count of theft.


Ring Dove Lane, April 5. An attempt was made to steal a black BMW.


Mitzy Lane, 1 a.m. April 6. A Chevrolet Impala was stolen.


Montevideo Rd., 7500 block, 12:01 a.m. April 2 to 11:40 a.m. April 6. Someone cut a padlock on the front gate of a crane services business. Nothing was reported stolen.

Montevideo Rd., 3 p.m. April 5 to 11:40 a.m. April 6. A hole was cut in the rear fence at a tree service business, and tires were stolen.

Patuxent Rd., 2:51 a.m. April 6. Front-door glass was broken at a produce store, and a TV was stolen.

Redondo Way, 8700 block, 2:23 p.m. April 7. The frame of a basement door was damaged at a home, and a door was opened. Nothing was reported missing.


Ice Crystal Dr., 8300 block, 3:20 a.m. April 5. An attempt was made to steal an ATM at a grocery store.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith