Friday, February 15, 2013
The trio allegedly held up Royal Farms, 7-Eleven and High's stores in the city and the county.
(UPDATED, 1:14 p.m.)—Three men have been arrested and charged with robbing 24 convenience stores in both Baltimore City and Baltimore County. The men were arrested following a high-speed pursuit into Baltimore County after robbing two convenience stores in North Baltimore. They were taken into custody in a parking garage at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center in Towson. "There is no doubt that these three men would have continued victimizing businesses and store employees if our robbery detectives in the County and the City had not used solid police work to put the pieces together, and then relentlessly pursued this case," Baltimore County Police Chief Jim Johnson said in the news release. Omar Hance, a 31-year-old resident of Better …
Sunday, December 30, 2012
A 15-year-old was shot during a robbery on Dec. 29, according to Baltimore County Police.
A 15-year-old male was treated and released for a gunshot wound he suffered during a robbery, Baltimore County Police said. Just before 9 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 29., Baltimore County Police responded to an incident near Windsor Mill Road and Meadowview Drive in Gwynn Oak, where they found a 15-year-old male with one gunshot wound to his upper body. The teen told police he was shot during a robbery by two suspects, according to a Baltimore County Police press release. The 15-year-old has since been treated for his injuries and released. Police searched the area, but were unable to locate any suspects, the release said.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Man was filmed during a robbery in Catonsville this fall.
Baltimore County police have released a photo of a man they say is responsible for a Catonsville robbery. On Oct. 21 the man ran up to a woman at a Shell gas station in the 900 block of Ingleside Ave., and grabbed her wallet while she was getting into her vehicle, according to a news release. He ran eastbound on Calyn Road, it states. The suspect is in his 30s, is 5-foot-7 and 160 pounds. He has a medium build and is bald. Anyone with information about this man—who he is and where he is—can call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020, or Metro Crime Stoppers at 866-756-2587. To text a message to Metro Crime Stoppers, send to 274637, then enter the message starting with "MCS." E-mail a tip through the website www.metrocrimestoppers.org. …
Thursday, November 1, 2012
Two suspects take purse from 40-year-old woman waiting for bus near Wilkens Beltway Plaza.
A 40-year-old woman was robbed of her purse on Oct. 26 while waiting for a bus at Wilkens Avenue and Maiden Choice Lane near Wilkens Beltway Plaza, according to a police report. At around 6:15, the woman was waiting for the bus when two teenage male suspects walked past and said hello, the report said. When the woman turned around, the suspects pushed the woman against a fence and took her purse, according to the report. The suspects ran down College Avenue to the rear of the 4400 block of Alan Drive, where they took the money and identification out of the victim's wallet and left the purse, the report said.
Tuesday, October 30, 2012
21-year-old victim attacked and assaulted by group that took money and his cell phone.
A 21-year-old Arbutus man was assaulted and robbed by a group of teenagers in a field near the Arbutus Branch Library and Senior Center complex on Oct. 23, according to a police report. At around 6:15 p.m., the victim, who lives on the 900 block of Grovehill Rd., was walking in the field on the 900 block of Elm Rd. when he was approached by a group of four teenagers, the report said. The victim was attacked and assaulted by the suspects, who took his cell phone and $7 in cash, according to the report.
Male suspect grabs purse containing wallet and credit cards on Oct. 22.
A 43-year-old Lansdowne woman had her purse snatched near her home on the 200 block of Oak Leaf Way on Oct. 22, according to a police report. At 5:25, the woman was approached from behind by a male suspect who placed an unknown object into her back while grabbing her purse, the report said. The male fled on foot with a female suspect, taking her black Coach purse containing her wallet, identification and credit cards, according to the report.
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
The 18-year-old victim accosted while walking on the 800 block of Fifth Avenue in Riverview.
An 18-year-old Glen Burnie man was robbed on the 800 block of Fifth Avenue in Riverview on Sept. 28, according to a police report. The victim, who lived on the 100 block of Stevens Rd. in Glen Burnie, was walking toward a friend's house at around 10:24 p.m. when he was approached by two suspects who assaulted him and took his cigarettes, the report said. The suspects could not be located despite a search of the area by police, according to the report. No weapon was reportedly used in the crime.
Victims hit near Shelbourne Road and Locust Avenue on Sept. 29.
Two 22-year-old men were robbed at knifepoint on Sept. 29 while in the area of Shelbourne Road and Locust Avenue, according to a police report. At around 2:15 a.m., the victims were approached from behind by three men, pne of whom displayed a knife and demanded money and cell phones, the report said. The suspects took two cell phones and an undisclosed amount of cash before fleeing, according to the police report.
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
Victim, 45, is robbed by man introduced as co-worker's cousin.
A Middle River man discovered that looking for love in all the wrong places apparently includes a Halethorpe bar with a co-worker. According to police, on Sept. 13 a 45-year-old Middle River man met a co-worker known as "Katie" for a date at a bar on the 4400 block of Washington Blvd. The suspect brought along an unknown male who she introduced as her cousin, police said. When the victim left the bar at around 1:45 a.m., the cousin assaulted him and took his wallet, money and medication, according to police. The incident is under investigation, police said.
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Three people accused of using stun gun to steal acquaintance's dog.
Three people have been charged in an Aug. 30 incident in which a stun gun was used as a weapon in an attempt to steal a puppy belonging to an acquaintance, according to police. At around 5:55 p.m., a 23-year-old woman who lives on the 3800 block of McDowell Lane was outside with her puppy when she was approached by a man and two women who attempted to take her pet, police said. One of the suspects produced a stun gun, but the weapon was not used on the victim, according to police. The suspects fled the scene when the victim resisted, but later returned and were arrested, police said. Charged with armed robbery were Cameron Elliott Wells, 22, of Brookeville, Md.; Jessica Vanessa Jackson, 21, of the 600 block of Bridgeview Rd. in Cherry Hill…