Glen Burnie

November 09, 1992

Veterans Day homage planned at monuments

The American Legion Post 40 of Glen Burnie will recognize Veterans Day Wednesday with a wreath laying and memorial service at the numerous monuments in the community.

The post's color guard, rifle squad, officers, Legionnaires, Ladies Auxiliary and the Sons of the Legion will meet at 9 a.m at the headquarters, Fifth Avenue and Post Road, where the first ceremony will take place.

From the post, participants will proceed to Richard H. Lee Elementary School at Fourth and A streets S.W., the Glen Burnie Improvement Association on Crain Highway, and the Glen Burnie Fire Department on Central Avenue and Burwood Homes at 6652 Shelly Road. The day's activities will conclude about 11 a.m. with a ceremony at the Glen Haven Cemetery on Ritchie Highway.

Each service will last 15 to 20 minutes.

The public is invited to attend.

Woman, 18, eludes potential abductor

An 18-year-old woman said someone tried to abduct her Friday while she was checking her mail outside her Glen Burnie home.

The woman, who lives on Heritage Hill Drive, said a man sitting in a car parked across the street shortly before 3 p.m. yelled at her, "Come here, baby" several times.

The woman walked away, but the man got out of the car and started after her. She started to run, and the man chased her, police said.

When she got inside her home, the man returned to his car and drove away, police said.

Masked gunman robs car wash

A robber with a long-barreled revolver entered a Glen Burnie car wash Saturday about 9:30 p.m. and made off with an undetermined amount of money.

The suspect, a white man wearing a denim jacket, a dark baseball hat and a bandanna over his face, entered Roy's Car Wash, 901 Crain Highway South, and demanded money from the clerk.

An employee described the suspect as 25 to 30 years old, about 5 feet 9 inches tall and about 160 pounds. Police are investigating the incident.

POLICE LOG

* Heritage Hill: A resident reported to police that someone broke into his 1992 Ford Escort and stole two pairs of glasses while the car was parked in the 200 block of Polk Drive Tuesday night.

* Country Club Estates: Burglars broke into a home in the first block of Thomas Road in Glen Burnie Tuesday and stole money and several bottles of liquor.

* Glen Burnie: A resident man reported to police that someone broke into his home in the 1200 block of Hutton Drive Thursday and stole appliances, blank checks and money.

The value of the property is $1,254.

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