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By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun | July 7, 2010
A man was shot in the buttocks during an attempted robbery early Wednesday morning in Northeast Baltimore, city police reported. Based on preliminary information, the man who was held up was shot at 3:39 a.m. in the 6800 block of Laurelton Avenue, in the Hamilton Hills neighborhood, police said. He was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital for treatment.
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March 5, 2014
The following is compiled from police reports. The Columbia Flier includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible. East Columbia Fruitgift Place at Overheart Lane, 12:13 p.m. Feb. 26. Late reported incident. Victim threatened by juvenile with BB gun who demanded phone and shoes. Victim refused. Juvenile, of Lasting Light Way in Columbia, charged with attempted robbery. Robert Oliver Place,  5800 block, 11:15 p.m. March 3. Man pushed victim.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | December 13, 2013
A man was shot and wounded in an apparent attempted robbery in Southwest Baltimore Thursday night, police said. The 45-year-old victim took himself to a hospital at about 8:10 p.m. and told police he was in the 100 block of S. Culver St. in the Saint Joseph's neighborhood when an unknown assailant attempted to rob him and shot him in the chest and arm. The suspect was not able to take any money from the man and ran away, police said. Anyone with information is asked to call Southwest District detectives at 410-396-2488.
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By Scott Dance, The Baltimore Sun | March 2, 2014
A shooting that prompted a three-hour lockdown at McDaniel College early Sunday stemmed from a confrontation between a group of students and four men just off the Westminster campus, police said. A group of male students was walking back to the campus from a Westminster restaurant some time before 2:45 a.m. when four men provoked them on Monroe Street, one of them displaying a handgun, police said. The students left the confrontation and returned to Whiteford Hall, a freshman dormitory, Westminster police said.
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March 5, 2014
The following is compiled from police reports. The Columbia Flier includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible. East Columbia Fruitgift Place at Overheart Lane, 12:13 p.m. Feb. 26. Late reported incident. Victim threatened by juvenile with BB gun who demanded phone and shoes. Victim refused. Juvenile, of Lasting Light Way in Columbia, charged with attempted robbery. Robert Oliver Place,  5800 block, 11:15 p.m. March 3. Man pushed victim.
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By Jean Marbella, The Baltimore Sun | December 6, 2013
A woman unsuccessfully tried to rob a Lothian gas station Friday morning, and a suspect who was arrested bit a detective, Anne Arundel County Police said. Police said they were called to a BP gas station at 5423 Southern Maryland Blvd. around 8:30 a.m. and told that a white woman wearing a green sweatshirt and sunglasses had passed a note to employees in an attempt to rob the business. The woman left without obtaining any currency, and two employees working at the time were not injured, police said.
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By Mary Gail Hare, The Baltimore Sun | November 14, 2012
An unidentified Laurel Walmart employee was shot early Wednesday during what police said was a commercial armed robbery of the store. Anne Arundel County police responded to reports of a shooting at 4:17 a.m. at the parking lot of the store in the 3500 block of East Russett Green, which is open 24 hours a day. They found a 28-year-old man suffering from wounds to the upper body. The man, who is a store employee, was taken to an area hospital and is expected to survive, police said.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | August 24, 2013
Anne Arundel County police have charged an 18-year-old man in connection with an attempted robbery and assault on a woman and her six-year-old daughter Thursday in Lothian. Police say a 31-year-old woman was walking with her young daughter near the 1200 block of Whittington Drive around 4:30 p.m. when a teen approached her from behind and demanded money, then punched her and knocked her to the ground. As the man continued to punch and kick her while she was on the ground trying to get her purse, the six-year-old girl tried to step in to stop the assault, police said.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | January 18, 2014
Police were searching Saturday for two suspects in the shooting of a man in an attempted robbery in the city's northeast neighborhood of Waltherson, Baltimore police said. Officers were called at 10:18 p.m. Friday to the 5000 block of Belair Road, where they found a man with gunshot wounds to his leg and back. He was taken to an area hospital, treated for his injuries and is in stable condition. Police said he had been walking in the 5300 block of Belair Road when he was approached by two men. One pulled out a handgun and tried to rob him. The victim did not cooperate and was shot multiple times.
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By Jon Meoli, jmeoli@tribune.com | December 30, 2013
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. Two intruders, armed with a gun, kicked in a door in one of two incidents in the 300 block of East Burke Avenue in the last week, according to police. In the first, which police report occurred at nearly 2:30 a.m. on Dec. 20, residents heard the door being kicked in by two robbers, one armed with a gun, who told the residents not to move.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | December 20, 2013
Baltimore County police released a photo of a man who shot a 7-Eleven employee during an attempted robbery at the Loch Raven convenience store earlier this month. Police are trying to identify the shooter who was dressed in all black, including a black ski mask, as well as a second man who was in the store at the time of the shooting at the Pleasant Plains Road convenience store at around 7:30 p.m. Dec. 8. A male employee was shot at least once inside the store and was later taken to an area hospital.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | December 10, 2013
Police arrested two men in Baltimore's Belair-Edison neighborhood Tuesday afternoon after they allegedly attempted to rob a couple at their Mayfield Avenue home. Tevin Graham, 19, and Traqwan Pipkins, 19, were running from the back of a home in the 2800 block of Mayfield when police arrived for a robbery call. When officers caught them, they recovered a handgun they suspect was used in the robbery. Graham, of Waltherson, and Pipkins, of Belair-Edison, were arrested on charges of robbery, burglary, assault, robbery conspiracy and a handgun violation.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | December 8, 2013
Police arrested two men who tried to hold up a Rent-A-Center in Shipley Hill at gunpoint Saturday afternoon, according to a police news release. The men walked into the store, in the 2300 block of Frederick Ave., carrying handguns and forced the manager and three employees to lie on the floor while they stole money from the register and employees, the release said. When police arrived, they saw two men by the back counter, who began walking "nonchalantly" to the front of the store, the release said, staying separate and giving the officers a wide berth.
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By Jean Marbella, The Baltimore Sun | December 6, 2013
A woman unsuccessfully tried to rob a Lothian gas station Friday morning, and a suspect who was arrested bit a detective, Anne Arundel County Police said. Police said they were called to a BP gas station at 5423 Southern Maryland Blvd. around 8:30 a.m. and told that a white woman wearing a green sweatshirt and sunglasses had passed a note to employees in an attempt to rob the business. The woman left without obtaining any currency, and two employees working at the time were not injured, police said.
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October 21, 2013
The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455. North Calvert Street 2700 block, between noon and 3 p.m. Oct. 19. Jaguar radio, rearview mirror, gearshift knob, iPod stolen from vehicle. 3200 block, between 7 p.m. Oct. 14 and 12:01 a.m. Oct. 15. IBM Thinkpad laptop, Sony camera stolen from residence.
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