Anne Arundel County

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


Hospital Dr., 300 block, 4:15 p.m. May 30. A male robber entered a mobile phone store, implied he had a gun under his shirt, stole cash from the register, and fled on foot.

Ritchie Hwy., 6300 block, 12:32 p.m. May 30. Two armed males in a hotel parking lot stole a cellphone and cash from a man and fled.


Crain Hwy., 7900 block, 6:45 p.m. May 30. A man and a woman posing as representatives for “Support Our Troops Foundation” at a grocery store gave a flier to a man who had just given them a donation. When the man called a number on the flier, a cellphone in one of the two people’s pockets began to ring. Investigation revealed they were fraudulently taking money and had done this before. A Baltimore man, 25, and a woman, 21, were charged with fraud and theft. The man was additionally charged with trespassing.


Red Clay Rd., 300 block, 9 a.m. June 3. A resident at a children’s center locked herself in a bathroom stall and destroyed property inside the bathroom. When a staff member attempted to restrain her, the female youth struck members of the staff. A girl, 16, was charged with second-degree assault.


Duvall Hwy., 1100 block, 1:55 p.m. May 28. A woman grabbed a school crossing guard by her wrist and attempted to take her cellphone. The woman then slapped the crossing guard in the face. This was in response to an attempt by the crossing guard to take a photograph of the woman’s vehicle and license plate. The day before, the driver of the vehicle had disobeyed instructions from the crossing guard to stop at a crosswalk and the crossing guard was attempting to identify the vehicle and driver. A Pasadena woman, 18, was charged with two counts of second-degree assault, attempted robbery, attempted theft and several traffic violations.


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


Melrob Ct., 9 p.m. May 31. A delivery person was robbed by three armed males. They took his wallet and fled on foot.

Monroe St., 1000 block, 9:13 p.m. May 31. Three males threatened to stab a pedestrian, searched his pockets, took cash and fled on foot.


Newtowne Dr., 700 block, 11:09 p.m. May 30. Three males approached a pedestrian, and the pedestrian was stabbed in the leg with an object.


Generals Hwy., 5:20 p.m. May 31. A man and a woman were asleep in their vehicle parked at a fast-food restaurant. An 8-month-old child was in the rear seat. An investigation revealed there was “synthetic marijuana” in the vehicle, and both adults appeared to be under the influence. An Annapolis man and woman, both 20, were charged with neglect of a minor and possession of controlled dangerous-substance paraphernalia.


Amos Garrett Ave., 12:23 a.m. June 1. Property was stolen from a vehicle. An Annapolis man, 20, and three youths, ages 16 and 17, were charged with theft and two counts of rogue and vagabond.

Bertina Nick Way, 5:30 to 6 p.m. June 2. Cash and prescription medication were stolen from a purse in a vehicle.

Cherry Grove Ave., 700 block, 12:50 to 1:07 a.m. June 2. A bag, prescription medication and jewelry were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Chesapeake Ave., 100 block, 6 p.m. May 27 to 7 a.m. May 28. Two vehicles were entered. Nothing was reported stolen. An ashtray from one vehicle was found inside the other.

Eastport Bridge, 3:10 p.m. May 31. A beach cruiser bicycle was stolen from a bridge.

Ellington Dr., 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. May 28. Cash was stolen from a purse inside an unlocked vehicle.

Second St., 400 block, 6 p.m. June 3 to 6 a.m. June 4. A suitcase, laptop computer, iPad and a wireless hot spot device were stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Forest Dr., 1800 block, noon to 6 p.m., May 21. A handicap placard was stolen from an unlocked vehicle.

Genessee St., 600 block, 12:01 a.m. May 24 to 5:30 p.m. May 26. A girls’ bicycle was stolen from a home.

Monroe St., 800 block, 6 p.m. May 26 to 7 a.m. May 28. A women’s mountain bicycle was stolen from a patio at a home.

Severn Island Ct., 600 block, 8:30 a.m. May 30 to 8 a.m. June 1. Tools were stolen from a vehicle.

Spa Dr., 9 p.m. May 31 to 6:15 a.m. June 1. Tools were stolen from a vehicle.

Youngs Farm Rd., 1200 block, 8 to 10 p.m. May 24. A girls’ bicycle was stolen from a front porch at a home.

Howard County

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


Cloudleap Ct., 8700 block, 10:31 p.m. May 30. A group of males approached a pedestrian, displayed a gun and demanded cash. The group fled when they saw bystanders. Nothing was reported taken.

Good Hunters Ride, 4:42 p.m. May 31. Two males with a pocketknife approached a pedestrian and demanded cash, a cellphone and tennis shoes.

Settler Pl., 5600 block, 10:22 p.m. May 31. Three males assaulted a pedestrian and took a wallet.

Deep River Canyon, 6200 block, 1:10 a.m. June 3. A woman entered a home and assaulted an occupant. A Glen Burnie woman, 27, was charged with first- and second-degree burglary and second-degree assault.


Merryrest Rd., 9400 block, 5:52 a.m. June 2. An attempt was made to steal a 2007 Ford Mustang.


Dobbin Rd., 6400 block, 9:39 a.m. June 1. A male on a footpath exposed himself to a female jogger.

Dobbin Rd., 6100 block, 6:43 p.m. June 3. A male motorist drove by a person and exposed himself.


Arrow Way, 6500 block, 12:53 a.m. May 31. A man attempted to enter a home. An Elkridge man, 38, was charged with fourth-degree burglary, two counts of trespassing, disorderly conduct, disturbing the peace, peeping Tom activity and another violation.

Old Friendship Way, 7200 block, 5:22 a.m. June 1. A resident found a man in the bathroom of a home. An Elkridge man, 36, was charged with three counts of burglary and one count of malicious destruction of property.

Roosevelt Blvd., 7300 block, 5:40 p.m. May 29 to 10 a.m. June 2. A lawn mower and weed trimmer were stolen from a basement at a home.

Washington Blvd., 6100 block, June 2. A TV was stolen from a motel room. A Jessup woman, 23, was charged with second-, third- and fourth-degree burglary, theft, and possession of drug paraphernalia.


Stebbing Way, 9000 block, 7:30 p.m. May 30. Two male youths approached a pedestrian, assaulted him and took his tennis shoes.

— Compiled by Bonnie Smith