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December 10, 1997
WITH AN APPARENT serial rapist attacking women in the Glen Burnie area, the Anne Arundel County Police Department has stepped up patrols and issued warnings to women living in large apartment complexes. Police have also mounted apublicity campaign informing women that an armed rapist is at large and to take precautions.Obviously, the police want to catch this person before he chooses to attack again, but they can't be everywhere. This man seems to be carrying out his assaults in Glen Burnie and Northern Virginia.
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By Sean Welsh, The Baltimore Sun | May 6, 2014
Anne Arundel County police arrested four people Monday in connection with the robbery of a drug store in Brooklyn. According to police, two individuals ran from the entrance of the Medicine Shoppe in the 5500 block of Ritchie Highway as officers arrived around 12:08 p.m. Monday. The suspects tried to get into a waiting vehicle, but officers detained the suspects and two others in the vehicle, police said in a news release. Police discovered stolen prescription medications, including Oxycontin, and a pellet gun used as a weapon, police said.
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NEWS
June 12, 2003
A headline in yesterday's editions referred to an Anne Arundel County police protest as a "job action." As the article pointed out, the police union does not consider plans to stop cancelling backup on routine calls to be a job action, which would be illegal, but rather as adhering to department rules.
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By Pamela Wood and Sean Welsh, The Baltimore Sun | January 27, 2014
Two men are dead after a suspected murder-suicide in Glen Burnie on Monday evening, Anne Arundel County police said. Residents of a bottom-floor apartment in a two-story home on Wendover Road in the Marley neighborhood called 911 about 5 p.m. after they heard gunshots in the second-floor apartment, said Lt. T.J. Smith, a police spokesman. Police arrived a short time later, got the bottom-floor residents out and entered the second-floor apartment. Inside, police found two men in the living room, both dead from gunshot wounds, Smith said.
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May 19, 1995
Juveniles have been linked to a sharp increase in car thefts and other property crime for the first three months of 1995,according to statistics released by Anne Arundel County police yesterday. The statistics also show juvenile arrests increasing 17.2 percent from 1993 to 1994. Page 3C.
NEWS
August 21, 2004
A man who was shot in the head while sitting in his car in Severn late last night was being treated at North Arundel Hospital, Anne Arundel County police said. Police were trying to find witnesses to the shooting, which occurred on Cantor Court around 10:30 p.m.
NEWS
September 20, 1998
Because of incorrect information supplied by the Anne Arundel County police, an article in yesterday's editions of The Sun misidentified a man found fatally shot late Thursday near his room at a Brooklyn Park motel. The victim was 43-year-old Stanley Roger Cobb.The Sun regrets the error.Pub Date: 9/20/98
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May 16, 1994
An article in Tuesday's editions of The Sun about the indictment of a woman in the accidental death of her baby in Severn incorrectly reported the police agency that investigated the death. It was investigated by Anne Arundel County police.The Sun regrets the error.
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By John-John Williams IV | November 25, 2006
An 18-year-old male was fatally shot last night in Glen Burnie. The shooting occurred about 7:30 p.m. at Norvelle Court and Century Towne Road, according to Anne Arundel County police. Police said they knew of no suspect and no motive.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | February 9, 2003
Anne Arundel County police identified Friday the man who was found dead Thursday morning after he fell off his boat on Mill Creek in Arnold. Paul James Glowzinski, 45, lived alone on the boat, police said, and has no local relatives. Investigators believe he slipped off the boat accidentally.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | January 13, 2014
Two Gambrills men were arrested and charged with attempted murder and other charges after shooting a barrage of bullets into a Hanover man's home and cars while he stood in his driveway Monday morning, Anne Arundel County police said. Police identified the two suspects as Kingsley Anthony McLean, 20, of the 900 block of Autumn Valley Ln., and Kendall Alonzo Govan, 24, of the 2400 block of Cheyenne Dr. The two drove past the victim's home in the 1400 block of Gesna Dr., and fired multiple shots into his home and several vehicles while he was with his family around 10:20 a.m., police said.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | December 30, 2013
The owner of a Brooklyn Park towing company was arrested Sunday in a string of thefts from vehicles his company had towed for the Anne Arundel County Police Department, police said. Matthew Schaefer, 36, of the 3000 block of McShane Way in Dundalk, was charged with theft and related offenses after search warrants turned up items believed to have been stolen, according to a news release from the department. The vehicles had been towed "for various reasons" and secured on the lot of his company, Schaefer Towing, in the 4700 block of Belle Grove Rd., the release said.
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By Justin George, The Baltimore Sun | October 28, 2013
Anne Arundel County police busted up a Glen Burnie massage parlor they said was a front for prostitution activity. After receiving complaints about possible prostitution at a home business publicly advertised as a massage parlor in the 500 block of Glenbrook Road, Anne Arundel County police vice detectives investigated. Using a search warrant, they entered the home on Thursday and found two women inside. Detectives searched the building and discovered "evidence indicating prostitution activity," police said in a statement.
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By Justin George, The Baltimore Sun | October 15, 2013
Anne Arundel County police detectives set up a prostitution sting in the Linthicum Hotel District that resulted in the arrest of three men and 51 calls or text messages from people interested in illegal sex. Detectives posed as escorts on a website "commonly used for the purpose of prostitution" on Oct. 2, police said. They fielded several phone calls and text messages from people negotiating prices, asking "feeler" questions and scheduling appointments for future rendezvous. Police said they are reviewing the phone numbers used to contact undercover detectives in an attempt to identify the callers.
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By Yvonne Wenger, The Baltimore Sun | September 6, 2013
Two Pasadena men were arrested for a string of diesel fuel thefts in Anne Arundel County, police said Friday. Robert Douglas Murphy, 49, and Daniel Guy Padgett, 34, were arrested Aug. 31, following an anonymous tip that led to a two-month investigation, including police surveillance over multiple days. Murphy was charged with theft, destruction of property, trespassing and related charges, authorities said. Police also recovered 19 guns from his home, including an Intratec "Tec 9" assault pistol loaded with 21 rounds of 9mm ammunition.
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By Jessica Anderson
The Baltimore Sun
| June 8, 2013
An on-duty Howard County police officer attempting to make an illegal U-turn in a police vehicle struck another car, injuring two children Saturday, Anne Arundel County police said. Symchay Kon Bendu, a four-year veteran with the Howard County police, was attempting a U-turn onto Route 100 west, near Route 10 south, when the police vehicle struck a 2005 Honda Civic, driven by Jamie Marie Butler, 31, of Brooklyn, police said. The officer slowed down and made an illegal U-turn directly into the path of the Honda, which was traveling in the fast lane of Route 10 south at about 4:15 p.m., police said.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | August 7, 2002
Anne Arundel County police have arrested two male juveniles from Pasadena in connection with vandalism in which a swastika and the letters "KKK" were painted on a garage door and a fence at a Pasadena home. The incident, which police are treating as a racially motivated hate crime, occurred July 31 at the home of an African-American family on Red Lion Way. The boys, ages 12 and 13, were charged with destruction of property.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | December 20, 2012
A man was shot during a home invasion just outside the Baltimore City limits in Brooklyn Park on Wednesday evening, according to Anne Arundel County Police. Police responded to the 200 block of Southerly Road about 6:34 p.m. and found a 27-year-old man with non-life-threatening injuries from a single gunshot wound, police said. Investigators interviewed witnesses and determined two male suspects entered the home, produced a handgun and announced a robbery. The victim was shot during the robbery.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | December 10, 2012
Anne Arundel County police are looking for three teens involved in a strong-arm robbery Friday night in Laurel. Police responding to an incident at the 3400 block of Laurel Fort Meade Road at approximately 9:40 p.m., reported that a 51-year-old man said he had been assaulted by three teens, one of whom asked for money and punched him in the face, knocking him to the ground. The teens then punched and kicked the victim, whose wallet fell out and was stolen, police said. The three teens fled on foot.
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