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March 5, 2012
Admiral Cleaners in Hereford was robbed at gunpoint Feb. 29, according to a police report. A man walked into the cleaners in the 16900 block of York Road at about 1:30 p.m. carrying a garment bag. He then pulled a gun and demanded cash, the report states. After getting the money, the robber ran southbound on York Road. The robber is described as a white male, between 35 and 45, 5 feet 7 inches tall, 185 to 200 pounds, and was wearing a black coat and black and white knit hat, the report states.
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By Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | October 2, 2014
About 100 people and businesses were robbed in Baltimore for the week ending Sept. 27, a spike of more than 60 percent compared to the prior week yet down from the same time period last year.  Eight of the robberies occurred downtown or in the Inner Harbor, while the entire Southwestern District reported just three robberies. The same statistics show robberies for the year are down 12 percent compared to last year. The Northern District saw the most of any of the Police Department's nine police districts, with 21. Eight of those robberies appear to have occurred in a single incident in the 5900 block of York Road on Sept.
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By John Fritze, The Baltimore Sun | October 18, 2013
A 50-year-old Brooklyn Park man was robbed at gunpoint Friday afternoon near Edison Avenue and 4th Street, Anne Arundel County Police said. The man was walking home when he was accosted by two suspects, one of whom placed a handgun to his head and removed his wallet, police said. The two suspects fled east on Highland Avenue into Baltimore City. The victim was uninjured.
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By Mary K. Tilghman, mtilghman@tribune.com | June 10, 2014
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 people seated on a bench in the Loch Raven Plaza were robbed at gunpoint on June 4, police reports state. According to the report, the pair were approached at the shopping center in the 800 block of Tyalor Avenue by two armed men at about 11:30 p.m. and robbed of an iPhone and headphones.
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By Nayana Davis, The Baltimore Sun | February 10, 2014
A man held up a Subway restaurant in Parkville at gunpoint on Saturday morning, according to Baltimore County Police. The man entered the eatery, in the 8300 block of Harford Road, at around 9 a.m., and asked to see a manager, according to a police report. He then pulled out a black handgun and demanded money. Police said he took $465 in cash before fleeing southbound on Harford Road. In addition to this incident, other recent Baltimore County police reports from the area include: Westmoreland Avenue, 7700 block, between 3:30 p.m. Feb. 2 and 10 a.m. Feb. 4. A 1998 Toyota RAV4 SUV was stolen from a detached garage at a residence.
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December 21, 2012
The following is compiled from local police reports. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872. Wilkens Avenue, 5200 block, Dec. 17, 5:15 p.m. Neighbor saw two men steal salt spreader from yard. McDowell Lane, 3800 block, Dec. 17, between 5 a.m. and 10 a.m. Front door of house kicked in. Nothing stolen.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | November 17, 2013
Another two Towson University students were robbed at gunpoint early Sunday morning, Baltimore County police said, the latest in a string of such muggings this month. The two victims had been walking in the 1300 block of Hillsway Court to a friend's home around 12:45 a.m. when three men walked up with a handgun, police said in a news release. The suspects took cash from the students' pockets and ran off toward Taylor Avenue, the release said. No one was hurt. Police and K-9 units searched the area unsucessfully.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | February 2, 2014
Four gunman wearing masks robbed several employees of a popular Federal Hill sports bar early Sunday, Baltimore police said. Armed with handguns, the men entered Mother's Federal Hill Grille in the 1100 S. Charles St. around 6:30 a.m. and robbed employees of their wallets, cellular phones and cash. The suspects then fled the scene, Baltimore police said. "The four of us were pistol-whipped, and they took just personal items," said Kelly Rather, who co-owns the large bar and restaurant with her husband, Dave Rather, and his brother Adam Rather.
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By Tim Swift, The Baltimore Sun | March 3, 2014
A pregnant woman in labor and her boyfriend were carjacked at gunpoint as they were leaving for the hospital early Sunday morning, Annapolis police said. Around 4:30 a.m., a 911 caller alerted police that two people were being held up in 1800 block of Copeland St. When officers arrived, the suspects fled, stealing the couple's car, police said. A chase ensued but the suspects abandoned the vehicle near the unit block of Tyler Court and were apprehended by officers on foot, police said.
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November 5, 2013
The following is compiled from local police reports. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872. Delrey Avenue, 100 block, between midnight and 6:50 a.m. Nov. 2. TV stolen from residence. Baltimore National Pike 6200 block, 3:18 p.m. Oct. 31. Man and woman met for drinks and, after he became upset with her, he grabbed her neck and threatened her with a handgun.
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June 9, 2014
The following is compiled from police reports. Descriptions of perpetrators are included only when the description makes identification possible. East Columbia Dobbin Road, 6400 block, 9:39 a.m. June 1. Victim jogging along footpath encountered man walking in opposite direction, who exposed himself. Goodhunters Ride, 4:42 p.m. May 21. Victim walking on footpath approached by two men, one with pocket knife, who demanded money, phone and shoes. Cloudleap Court, 8700 block, 10:31 p.m. May 30. Victim walking approached group of five to six unknown men. Victim started to run and was chased by two men, one with a gun, who demanded money.
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By Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | May 27, 2014
As his security detail struggled with an armed man this month, Baltimore Police Commissioner Anthony W. Batts held a gun to the suspect's head and punched him in the face before gaining control of the man's weapon, court documents show. Batts and his three-member security detail arrested Alante Moultrie, 20, on May 16 in the 2300 block of E. Monument St., shortly after they left the scene of a police-involved shooting. Moultrie is being held without bond on drug and gun charges. According to charging documents, Batts' driver pulled over for an unspecified reason and members of the detail - dressed in suits - approached six men standing in front of a deli.
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May 20, 2014
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. Belvedere Avenue (West) 2400 block, between 2 and 4:30 p.m. May 14. Clutch bag with personal property stolen from cabinet in victim's office. Berry Street 1400 block, between 10 p.m. May 12 and 11 am. May 13. Fuji bicycle stolen from rear yard.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | May 5, 2014
A Craigslist user and a 7-Eleven clerk were robbed at gunpoint in separate incidents in Anne Arundel County this weekend, police said. A 24-year-old man was robbed in Severn about 4:50 p.m. Saturday outside a home at the 1800 block of Oriole Ct., where he had planned to buy a dirt bike he'd seen on Craigslist, police said. Before the man got to the door, one of four suspects pointed a black-and-silver handgun at him, and another demanded everything out of his pockets, police said.
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AEGIS STAFF REPORT | March 15, 2014
Harford County Sheriff's Office deputies are looking for two men in connection with an reported armed carjacking that occurred early Saturday morning in the vicinity of the MARC train station in Edgewood. Deputies were called to the station off Edgewood Road near the entrance to Aberdeen Proving Ground around 1 a.m., where a 41-year-old Baltimore man reported he had just been carjacked, Sheriff's Office spokesman Edward Hopkins said. According to the preliminary report filed on the incident, Hopkins said, the victim told deputies a friend had wanted to be dropped off at the station to meet of girlfriend.
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January 23, 2014
The following is compiled from police reports. The Howard County Times includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible. Elkridge/Jessup Old Waterloo Road, 6400 block, 2:51 a.m. Jan. 21. Employees confronted inside store by two masked men. One threatened employee with handgun and demanded cash. Cash stolen. No one injured. In other news from the Crime Log:  Pirch Way, 6700 block, 1:11 p.m. Jan. 16. Entry gained to residence via rear window.
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