Essex-Middle River Crime: Rent Checks, Cash Stolen From Apartment Office

The following information was supplied by the Baltimore County Police Department. In cases where a criminal charge is noted, the information provided does not indicate a conviction.

From the Baltimore County Police Department:


Holly Drive, 300 block. Between 6 p.m., Oct. 26 and 8:15 a.m., Oct. 29. At Oak Grove Apartments, an intruder entered an office via a rear window and stole $9,034 in money orders and checks, $200 cash, a Lenovo computer and a Polaroid camera.

South Marlyn Avenue, 1000 block. 3:36 a.m., Nov. 6. A woman entered a home through a basement window and went up to a resident's bedroom door. She screamed and stabbed the door with a kitchen knife as she asked where her boyfriend was. She then left through the back door.

Middleborough Road, 1100 block. Between 11:15 and 11:36 p.m., Oct. 31. A man got off a bus near the corner of Hartland and Middleborough roads and asked a man for a cigarette. The man gave him the cigarette, then stuck a revolver in his side. He took the victim down an alley and stole a black Nike backpack, iPod charger, iPod touch, Xbox charger, a pair of Nike shoes and an Xbox controller.

Burke Road, 1200 block. Between 1:30 and 5:30 a.m., Oct. 31. An intruder removed a window air conditioner to enter through a rear window at a home, then took $786 in cash, a Canon A4000 camera and a black camera case.

Welbrook Road, 500 block. Between Oct. 24 and 7 p.m., Oct. 26. A door frame was damaged in an attempted burglary.

Holgate Drive, 900 block. 7:48 p.m., Oct. 30. A Prima Pizza delivery driver was held up as he exited a building following a delivery. A man with a black semi-automatic handgun demanded money. He stole $125 and fled.

Back River Neck Road, 1900 block. Between 1 p.m., Oct. 28 and 7:45 a.m., Oct. 30. At Rocky Point Golf Course, someone tried to take fuel from a fuel tank.

For questions about this police blotter, email tyler@patch.com and to report a crime or provide information on one of the matters listed above, contact Baltimore County police at 410-307-2020.

Gil November 02, 2012 at 01:36 PM
Not in the business but even a basic monitored alarm system could have stopped the break in events. Add video and the culprits just may have been identified!


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