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, 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…
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
Christopher L. Royer was caught by police Saturday following the heist of a Bank of America in Middle River.
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- Ron Snyder
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
A 44-year-old man was arrested Saturday after allegedly robbing the Bank of America in Middle River. Christopher L. Royer allegedly entered the bank on the 1200 block of Windlass Drive, at about 11:49 a.m., and handed the teller a note demanding money, according to police reports. The teller told police the note read: “Please don’t make me hurt you. All the money in the register. All loose bills. No dye packs. Don’t talk, no alarms and you won’t get killed. Give this back.” The teller told police she showed the note to the bank manager who gave the defendant approximately $1,200 with a dye pack mixed with the cash. The robber, who wore a fake beard and sunglasses into the bank, fled on a scooter. Not long after, police arrested Royer, of …
Monday, January 10, 2011
Local crime reported to the Baltimore County Police Department's Essex Precinct.
Man Robbed After Getting off a Bus Jan. 9: At around 5:30 p.m., two unknown male suspects attacked an 18-year-old man after all three got off an MTA Bus in the Foxridge community and stole his wallet and IPod. Both suspects were described as black males, between the ages of 18-20 years old and wearing dark clothing. Total loss: $220. Video Games Stolen Jan. 7: An unknown suspect entered an apartment on Cloverwood Cort and stole an Xbox video game system and 10 games. Total loss: $400. Man Robbed at Gunpoint Jan. 7: A 28-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint at about 10:30 p.m. on the unit block of Valley Arbor Court. According to police reports, an unknown male suspect approached the victim, displayed a handgun and demanded his property. The…