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July 26, 1995
County police charged a Brooklyn Park couple Monday afternoon with stealing meat from a Basics warehouse, officials said.Michael Lapsley, 33, a security officer at the Ritchie Highway store told police that he saw a man put two packs of chuck roast worth $13 and four packs of veal chops worth $27 in a cart shortly before 6 p.m. and go to an end aisle of the store. The man then talked to a woman who put the meat in her purse, the police report said.Mr. Lapsley stopped the couple before they could leave the store and called police.
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By Colin Campbell and Jessica Anderson and The Baltimore Sun | October 7, 2014
A pair of people drunkenly stole an empty Anne Arundel County school bus, crashed it twice, smashed out the windows and tried to torch it before ditching it in the woods in Davidsonville Tuesday morning, police said. The motive? Travis Edward Champagne and Nicole Jo-Ann Adams, charged in the incident, were "looking for change to purchase cigarettes," police said. During a search, the Anne Arundel County Police Department's Aviation Unit spotted the bus badly damaged under power lines near Governor's Bridge and Strawberry Run roads just before 9 a.m., police said.
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June 29, 1994
A Baltimore man was arrested Saturday for allegedly stealing $39.90 worth of goods from a Royal Farm store in the 300 block of South Camp Meade Road, county police said yesterday.According to police, a man was seen concealing merchandise in a bag that he brought in the store with him. Officers approached the man in the store, where he told them he was taking candy for his children.Officers said the same man was cited earlier that day for not paying the fare on the light rail line and that he was arrested June 5 on a charge of shoplifting at the Caldor store in the Cromwell Fields shopping center.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | August 15, 2014
A Dundalk man has been charged with stealing and scrapping the historic wrought-iron gates at Battle Acre Monument Park that were reported missing in June, Baltimore County Police said. Detectives have charged George Elias Sotirakis, 34, in the theft, after detectives said he was spotted on surveillance video, and identified through information from local scrap yards. As for the gates, "unfortunately the gates are gone forever," police spokesman Cpl. John Wachter said. The 100-year-old spiked gates had long adorned the park's North Point Road entrance, and were placed during a previous improvements to the park in 1914.
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By Marcia Myers and Marcia Myers,Sun Staff Writer | June 9, 1994
A former fiscal officer in the state department of the environment was charged today with stealing more than $1.2 million from the agency's water-quality unit.Rufus Ukaegbu, 35, of St. George's Avenue in the city, was charged in Baltimore Circuit Court with four counts of felony theft.Mr. Ukaegbu, the former chief fiscal officer for the Maryland Department of the Environment's Water Quality Financing Administration, was suspended without pay last fall when the department and the attorney general's office began its investigation.
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By Peter Hermann and Peter Hermann,Staff writer | September 6, 1991
A chiropractor suspended from practice in Pennsylvania for violatingdrug laws has been charged with stealing prescription medication from a patient at an Arnold clinic.Cataldo "Kip" Bompiani, 31, of Dallastown, Pa., was charged with one count of theft. Police say he will turn himself in to authorities Monday.In a telephone interview yesterday, Bompiani denied all charges, but confirmed that he is a recovered drug addict who kicked his habittwo years ago. "The charges are obviously not true," he said.
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October 26, 1995
A West River woman was arrested on theft charges Tuesday after a security guard at the Giant supermarket in the 1100 block of Crain Highway saw her steal more than $30 worth of tenderloin steaks, county police said.The security guard told officers the woman took three packs of steaks from the display case and put them in her purse shortly before 5:30 p.m., police said. She then left the store, but was stopped by the guard and held for police.Teresa Ann Tucker, 32, of the 800 block of Crandell Road was charged with theft.
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March 6, 1996
County police arrested an Annapolis man Sunday on charges of stealing a car license tag.Theodore Albert Gilman, 29, of the 1200 block of Marda Lane was charged with theft.Police stopped a 1981 Toyota Celica that was traveling south on Ritchie Highway near Aquahart Road in Glen Burnie shortly after 4: 30 p.m. because it had no front tag, police said.The driver told Officer Michael Galligan that the tag that was on the car did not belong to him, police said, but that he found it in his yard.
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By Gregory P. Kane and Gregory P. Kane,Sun Staff Writer | January 10, 1995
An Odenton man remained in the Anne Arundel County Detention Center yesterday on $84,000 bail, charged with stealing from and vandalizing cars in shopping center and high school parking lots from Pasadena to Millersville over three months, county police said.Aaron Mark Russell, 18, of the 2300 block of Chapel Hill Blvd. turned himself in at the Western District station shortly before 4:30 p.m. Thursday and confessed, according to police and charging documents in Annapolis District Court.He was charged with 19 counts of felony theft, five counts of misdemeanor theft and 17 counts of malicious destruction of property.
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By Liz Bowie, The Baltimore Sun | January 16, 2014
A 40-year-old Baltimore man has been charged with burglarizing a house in Texas and stealing more than $200,000 worth of women's handbags - including two Hermes Birkins valued at $38,000 each, according to Maryland State Police. Edward M. Bryant was arrested on Tuesday at his house in the 4100 block of Glenhunt Road in Baltimore and is being held on a fugitive warrant at the Harford County Detention Center, according to state police. He is charged with burglary and theft over $100,000.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | December 13, 2012
A former principal at Coppin Academy High School in Baltimore was charged Thursday in the theft of more than $10,000 from a student activity fund at the school in 2011 — three years after he last worked there. William L. Howard Jr., 37, who is currently assistant vice president for academic services at St. Mary's College of Maryland, was charged by a city grand jury with four counts of felony theft and one count of misdemeanor theft in connection with unauthorized transfers from the high school's activity fund to accounts in his personal control, according to the Office of the State Prosecutor.
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By Jon Meoli, jmeoli@tribune.com | July 23, 2012
A Pikesville man is being held on $50,000 bond at Baltimore County Detention Center on charges that he stole two beers from the basement of a Towson bar. County Police spokeswoman Cpl. Cathy Batton said a manager of the Kent House, in the 500 block of York Road in Towson, called police at 6:48 p.m. on Monday, July 16, to report a burglary in progress. Police said the manager went to the basement and noticed the light was off, and when he got downstairs, found a man lying on the basement floor.
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By Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | February 9, 2012
A 35-year-old Southeast Baltimore man has been charged with breaking into a woman's home, stealing her thong underwear and sending her taunting text message images of the pilfered panties, according to police. The victim reported the break-in on Feb 2., saying that her rear kitchen door was pried open and cash, a gold necklace, a gold bracelet, and a pair of red underwear had been taken from her home in the 400 block of N. Lakewood Ave. She told police that she had received the jewelry from a man she knew as "Luis," who after the burglary sent her a text message that included a picture of the stolen panties.
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By Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | May 31, 2011
Weeks after his office and home were raided by federal agents, attorney Stanley Needleman is in trouble again — this time for allegedly stealing a judicial clerk's school textbook from a Baltimore County courtroom. Needleman, 68, has been charged with one count of theft under $100 after police say a check of court surveillance cameras showed him on May 9 flipping through the textbook, "Understanding White Collar Crime," walking away with it and resuming his spot behind the defense table to represent a client.
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By Andrea F. Siegel, The Baltimore Sun | December 10, 2010
A theology student whose car was stolen in Bladensburg two years ago was stunned to learn that Antonio Benjamin Martinez, the 21-year-old man charged Wednesday with plotting to blow up a military recruiting office in Catonsville, appears to be the same person accused of taking his Subaru. When told about the connection, Daniel Tobin replied, "Amazing. " Bladensburg police charged Martinez, then 19, with auto theft and two related counts on Feb. 16, 2008, in the theft of Tobin's vehicle.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | October 23, 2010
Anne Arundel County police have charged a man with stealing more than 70 campaign signs from a Pasadena intersection Saturday. Police said that David S. Corrigan, 50, of the 100 block of Foxtrap Drive in Glen Burnie removed signs from the area of Ritchie Highway and Earleigh Heights Road at about 4 a.m. Police said Corrigan admitted to taking the signs belonging to the Jobs & Revenue Corp. The officers found about 70 additional signs in Corrigan's car, police said, and they said he might be linked to other missing signs in the county.
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By Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | April 21, 2010
Federal postal investigators say that when mail employee Andrew Walsh saw a greeting card, he saw an opportunity. The 51-year-old night-shift supervisor at the U.S. Postal Service processing and distribution center in Baltimore has been charged with theft of mail after Walsh was seen during covert surveillance opening greeting cards at a conveyor belt, according to authorities. A search of his vehicle recovered about 450 gift cards. Federal prosecutors said the investigation was launched after officials received reports that more than 1,200 greeting cards were rifled through over the past three months.
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