September 24, 1999
PoliceWestminster: An employee of Record Town Games in Cranberry Mall told police Monday that someone took money from a video game. Loss was placed at $126.75.Westminster: A resident of Cockeysville, Baltimore County, told police Tuesday that someone took a cellular phone from his vehicle while it was parked on the Gehr lot. Loss is estimated at $250.Westminster: A resident of Johahn Drive told police Tuesday that someone broke a window and took property from his vehicle while it was parked at Cranberry Square.
June 3, 1999
PoliceWestminster: The owner of an apartment building on East Main Street told police Tuesday that someone broke a window. Loss is estimated at $200.FireWestminster: Firefighters responded at 1: 51 p.m. Tuesday to a brush fire on Goodwins Quarry Road. Units were out one hour and 33 minutes.
June 23, 1998
Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Howard County.Sykesville: 13100 block of Forsythe Road: A thief stole a Kawasaki motorcycle, tags 3709D5, about 9 a.m. Sunday.Oakland Mills: 560 block of Stevens Forest Road: Someone broke a ground-floor apartment window Saturday.Oakland Mills: 10200 block of Wincopin Circle: A thief stole a Toyota Corolla with Virginia tags about 4 p.m. Saturday.Oakland Mills: Wincopin Circle and Patuxent Parkway: A thief stole a gold Saturn with Florida tags between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. Saturday.
December 27, 1996
A Westminster family of six was treated at Carroll County General Hospital and released Wednesday after heavy smoke forced them from their apartment, fire authorities said.James Nash Jr., his wife, Sherie, and four children, of Manchester Avenue, suffered minor smoke inhalation before Nash was able to put out a fire inside an oven about 10: 23 p.m.State fire marshals said the appliance's self-clean system malfunctioned, filling the second-floor apartment with thick yellow smoke, and a smoke detector failed to alert the family because its battery was missing.
December 4, 1996
A Westminster man was being held yesterday on $50,000 bail after being charged in an assault on his live-in girlfriend.Juan Antonio Manresa Leyva, 26, was charged with three counts each of first-degree assault, second-degree assault and use of a dangerous and deadly weapon with intent to injure.Leyva requested a Spanish interpreter for today's bail review hearing in Carroll County District Court.Police said the woman suffered a 2- to 3-inch cut on the neck inflicted with a 13-inch knife found in the kitchen of the couple's Liberty Street apartment.
November 20, 1996
Police logMarley: Someone broke a window in the 6600 block of Cabot Road Friday and stole a computer, keyboard, mouse and alarm monitor, valued at $2,950.Pub Date: 11/20/96