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By Joe Nawrozki and Joe Nawrozki,Evening Sun Staff | January 21, 1991
A 27-year-old man led State Police on a 30-mile highway chase that reached more than 100 mph before the suspect's vehicle crashed at a construction site early today in Joppa.William A. Pritt, of the 300 block of Broad St. in Perryville, was being treated for minor injuries at Harford Memorial Hospital in Havre de Grace and faces multiple charges, including attempted murder in Cecil County, said State Police spokesman Chuck Jackson.Pritt was under police guard at the hospital.The chase started shortly before 1 a.m. after Pritt was seen speeding away from an alley behind his home.
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By Julie Bykowicz and Julie Bykowicz,SUN STAFF | August 24, 2001
When the construction cycle shifts into full gear during late summer months, so, too, does crime at building sites. But some say a lack of awareness about construction theft has led to its emergence as a major crime problem. "Construction theft is a very popular and organized crime because it is so easy to get away with," said Rick Byars, president of the Construction Industry Crime Resource Council in Memphis, Tenn. By some estimates - no national data are formally collected - the dollar amount of unrecovered stolen tools and equipment from construction sites is comparable to the amount taken during bank robberies.
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April 24, 1996
A Laurel woman was attacked and robbed of her purse Monday evening by a man who had opened the door to her apartment complex for her, county police said.The woman, 38, told police that she and her child were entering the lobby of the Horizon Square Apartments in the 3500 block of Route 198 in Laurel about 6: 45 p.m. When she tried to open the front door with two grocery bags in her arms, the man offered his assistance. But after she entered the lobby, the man grabbed her purse and the bags.
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By Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | March 29, 2012
Four protesters were arrested - one of whom was pepper-sprayed - near Johns Hopkins Hospital after police say they refused to follow officers' orders and shoved officers who attempted to disperse them.  Anthony Guglielmi, the Police Department's chief spokesman, said the protesters locked arms and refused to allow trucks to enter a construction site at the intersection of Rutland Avenue and Eager Street. Police said organizers told protesters over a megaphone to stand their ground as police ordered them to move to a "safe location.
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By Donna R. Engle and Donna R. Engle,SUN STAFF | January 8, 1998
Monroe G. Haines, the self-appointed protector of a Westminster stream, stopped a contractor yesterday from pumping muddy water from a construction site into the run.The 75-year-old environmental activist, who has made the cleanup of Longwell Run a personal crusade for 11 years, said he "got riled" when workers told him they were going to pump muddy water from a construction site into the stream, which flows along the northeast side of the site."
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December 5, 2013
The following is compiled from police reports. The Columbia Flier includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible. Little Patuxent Parkway , 10200 block, between 4 p.m. Nov. 25 and 7 a.m. Dec. 2. Entry gained to enclosed storage at Rouse Co. building construction site by cutting padlock. Leaf blower, air compressor and grease gun removed. Little Patuxent Parkway,  10200 block, between 5 p.m. Nov. 26 and 6:30 a.m. Nov. 27. Entry gained to trailer at Rouse Co. building construction site.
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By Alan J. Craver and Alan J. Craver,Staff writer | June 9, 1991
U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service agents say it was an anonymous tip that led them to arrest 18 illegal immigrants from Mexico and Guatemala at an Edgewood construction site two weeks ago.INS agents started an investigation several weeks ago after they receiveda phone call that provided information about workers at The Gap warehouse site on Trimble Road, said Martin Renkiewicz, a spokesman for the INS office in Baltimore.Twelve INS agents arrived at the construction site at 7 a.m. May 29, initially arresting 20 men of the 50 workers at the site, Renkiewicz said.
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By Consella A. Lee and Consella A. Lee,SUN STAFF | September 21, 1995
A Frederick-based construction company hired to widen parts of U.S. 50 near Interstate 97 was fined $15,000 yesterday by a district judge in Glen Burnie for improperly disposing of construction site debris.Judge Vincent A. Mulieri ordered Dewey Jordan Inc. to pay the fine for improperly burying lumber, corrugated pipe and other construction debris at the site. He also said the company would be on probation until it paid its fine. The payment deadline is Oct. 20.Elizabeth Beebe Volz, an assistant attorney for the state Department of the Environment, said the material should have been taken to a licensed dump.
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February 8, 1995
The Junior League of Annapolis is accepting nominations for its Excellence in Volunteerism Award.The league will donate $500 to the group that nominates the winner and a silver bowl to the winner. Nominations, open to women who volunteer with nonprofit organizations, will be accepted through March 10.Nomination forms are available at county libraries, or call 224-8984.Materials stolen at construction siteThieves broke into a construction trailer and a building under construction along Jennifer Road during the weekend to steal machinery and supplies, county police said yesterday.
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By Richard Irwin and Richard Irwin,dick.irwin@baltsun.com | December 17, 2009
Two elementary school students were rescued Wednesday morning by city firefighters after they became stuck in a mound of mud at a construction site near their school, said a spokesman for the Fire Department. Because of their ages, their names were not released. About 8 a.m., the boy, 12, and the girl, 8, were walking along Sinclair Lane near Clareway on their way to classes at Sinclair Lane Elementary School when they entered a muddy area and became stuck several feet from dry land, said Chief Kevin Cartwright, the spokesman.
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