Payless Shoe Store Robbed At Gunpoint

Police beat

April 03, 1991

A gunman robbed the Payless Shoe Source in Glen Burnie Monday.

Police said the man walked into the store in the first block of Mountain Road at about 9 p.m. and forced the clerk to open the safe.

The clerk gave the robber a bag of money and he left the store.

Police gave no description of the gunman.


County police are looking for the gunman who robbed aBrooklyn Park grocery store Wednesday.

Police said the gunman walked into the Lebowitz Grocery store in the 300 block of Doris Avenue at 1 p.m. and put several candy bars on the counter.

He began patting himself down as if looking for money in his pockets but instead took out a gun.

He demanded all the money in the cash register.

The clerk opened the drawer and the robber took about $10 in cash.

Police described the suspect as a black man about 6 feet tall with athin build and clean shaven. He was wearing stone-washed jeans, a white jacket and a tan hat.


A 9-year-old boy was robbed of his bicycle Monday the woods near Jay Court in Severn.

Police said the boy was riding at about 4 p.m. when he saw two men with BB guns.

The boy told police one of the two mensaid, "Let's get him."

The boy dropped his bike and began to ran away. He heard two popping sounds and saw one of the men take the bike.

The bike was later found on a dirt path.

A compilation of some of the crimes reported to Anne Arundel County police and state police:


400 block of Beach Drive: March 31, entry gained through the window. Unknown property taken.


5100 block of Raynor Road: March 28, entry gained through the door. Unknownproperty taken.

300 block Sycamore Road: March 28, entry gained through the door. Nothing taken.


100 block of Lyons Creek: March 26. Jewelry and money taken. Loss: $1,750.

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