Damon's Restaurant Robbed By Gunman

Police beat

January 15, 1991

A gunman robbed Damon's restaurant in Severna Park early Sunday, county police reported.

The police said the employees of the Ritchie Highway restaurant were leaving for the night about 1:45 a.m. when the gunman met them in the parking lot and forced them back into the restaurant.

He ordered an employee to open the safe and give him the money.

MAN TRIES TO HOLD UP CROWN GAS STATION

County police are looking for the gunman who tried to rob the Crown gas station in Pasadena on Friday.

The police said the robber walked up to the cashier's window of the station, in the 900 block of Ritchie Highway, about 4:30 a.m. and mumbled something.

When he put a gun up against the window,the cashier ducked and pushed the hold-up alarm.

Police describedthe robber as a black male about 6 feet tall and 35 years old. He has short black hair and was wearing a blue trench coat.

SEVERN MAN ROBBED OF L.A. KINGS JACKET

A Severn man was robbed of his Los Angles Kings jacket Saturday in Pioneer City.

The police said the 18-year-old victim was robbed by three men at the intersection of Pioneer Drive and Arwell Court about 10:20 p.m.

The three robbers, described by police as black males, were last seen running toward the Pioneer Food Market.

GUNMAN ORDERS SUB, SODA AND SOME CASH

A gunman robbed the Subway restaurant in Glen Burnie Sunday.

The police said the robber ordered a sub and a soda from the restaurant in the 7400block of Ritchie Highway and when the cashier opened the register, he pointed a gun at her and demanded money.

The cashier emptied theregister and the gunman left.

Police described the robber as a white male about 40 years old. He was about 6 feet tall and weighed about 200 pounds. He had long dirty blond hair that was tied back in a ponytail and was wearing a dark gray coat.

POLICE SEIZE $10,000 AT A HOTEL IN HANOVER

County narcotics detectives seized more than $10,000 from a Hanover hotel Saturday.

After searching a hotel room and a car that belonged to two men staying there, detectives also seized documents related to a drug trafficking operation, police said.

The detectives questioned two men who were staying in the room.

No charges were lodged against the men, and the police would not give the name of the hotel.

TOILET PAPER AFLAME IN A NEWSPAPER BOX

County police are looking for the person who set fire to a newspaper box in Severn Park Saturday.

The police said the resident of a home in the 500 block of Benforest Drive told officers he found a burned roll of toilet paper in the box.

The box and a box next to it were destroyed.

Police have no suspects.

ODENTON MAN FACES A COCAINE CHARGE

County police have charged an Odenton man with possession of cocaine after they served a search warrant at his home Friday.

Leonard E. Goliday, 18, of the 1300 block Passage Drive, was also charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine.

Police saidofficers served the warrant after learning that residents there wereselling drugs.

Police seized 1.75 grams of crack cocaine.

The following break-ins have been reported to county police:

Brooklyn Park

300 block of Zepplin Avenue: Jan. 12, entry gained through the door. Appliances taken. Total loss: $100.

Glen Burnie:

6100 block of Harris Heights Avenue: Jan. 13, entry gained through the front door. Nothing taken.

Linthicum:

500 block of Cleveland Road: Jan. 12, entry gained through the door. Appliances and jewelry taken. Total loss: Unknown.

1000 block of Sharon Drive: Jan. 13, entry gained through the door. Appliances taken. Total loss: $15,000.

300 block Alexis Drive: Jan. 8, entry gained through the window. Nothing taken.

Millersville:

200 block of Rock Ridge Road: Jan. 12, entrygained through the window. Unknown property taken.

Pasadena:

800 block Turf Valley Road: Jan. 10. Unknown property taken.

2000 block of Poplar Ridge Road: Jan. 10, entry gained through the door. Silverware taken. Total loss: Unknown.

400 block of Riverside Drive:Jan. 12, entry gained through the door. Tools taken. Total loss: Unknown.

8200 block of Fort Smallwood Road: Jan. 11, entry gained through the window. Money taken. Total loss: Unknown.

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