Glen Burnie

May 18, 1993

Swimmer's body recovered from Marley Creek

The state Department of Natural Resources Police recovered from Marley Creek early yesterday the body of a Glen Burnie man who had disappeared Sunday while swimming to shore.

The body of Patrick E. Warosh, 19, of the 600 block of Newfield Road was found at 4:25 a.m. after an 8 1/2 -hour search, DNR spokesman John Verrico said. His body was taken to the state medical examiner's office in Baltimore for an autopsy.

Mr. Warosh and a friend were aboard a boat at 7 p.m. Sunday when they decided to swim to shore. Ten yards from shore, Mr. Warosh disappeared under the water and never returned to the surface. DNR police were notified at 8:06 p.m.

Restaurant robbed in Glen Burnie

Two men robbed a Glen Burnie restaurant yesterday of an undetermined amount of cash, county police reported.

The manager of Shoney's restaurant in the 7000 block of Ritchie Highway reported that a man armed with a handgun was waiting for him in the kitchen when he arrived at 4 a.m. The robber, dressed in black and wearing a mask, pushed the manager to the floor, shoved the handgun at his neck and forced him to open the safe. The robber grabbed the cash and fled with another man.

POLICE LOG

* Point Pleasant: Robbers entered a house under construction on Furnace Avenue between May 9 and Thursday and stole $14,400 worth of construction material, including 13,000 square feet of hardwood flooring and three bathroom sinks.

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