March 13, 1996
Police are looking for a man they say tried to kidnap a 12-year-old girl in Severn on Monday as she walked to her grandmother's house.The girl told police she was walking in the 1500 block of Mondard Ave. shortly after 4 p.m. when a man drove up next to her and asked if she would like a ride.When the girl declined, the man drove away, police said.Police said the incident is unrelated to earlier abduction attempts in North County.The man is described as white, in his late 20s or early 30s, with a slender build and shoulder-length dark-brown hair.
January 10, 1991
An armed man who had barricaded himself in a caretaker's house at the National Cemetery in southwest Baltimore was arrested today after members of the police Quick Response Team rushed him as a police helicopter diverted his attention.The suspect was not immediately identified. He was arrested at 1:11 p.m. at the cemetery in the 3400 block of Frederick Ave. No shots were fired, police said.The incident began about 10:30 a.m. when a man drove a car onto the cemetery grounds, pulled a handgun and told workers, "You do not belong here, this is sacred grounds.
January 30, 1996
A Brooklyn Park man is accused of leading state police on a 15-minute high-speed chase yesterday that ended just outside Annapolis in a head-on collision with a car stopped at a traffic light.Anthony Lee Henson, 20, of the 5200 block of Audrey Ave., is in fair condition at the Prince George's Trauma Center. Police said he will be charged with attempted murder, assault with a vehicle, fleeing and eluding police, possession of marijuana, unauthorized use of a vehicle, speeding, and other traffic charges.
May 9, 1996
An armed man used the drive-through window of Annapolis Bank and Trust in Severna Park Tuesday to steal an undisclosed amount of money, county police said.A teller told police the man drove up to the service window soon after 7 p.m., passed the teller a holdup note and showed her a semiautomatic handgun.The teller gave the man money and he drove south on Ritchie Highway, police said.The man was described as black, 25 to 30 years old, with a thick well-trimmed mustache. He was wearing dark clothing, a blue baseball cap and was driving a tan older-model Oldsmobile Cutlass or a Cadillac.
December 5, 1996
A 16-year-old boy was struck in the head with a hammer by a man who robbed him on Royal Avenue in Hampstead early yesterday, state police said.The teen-ager, who was not identified because of his age, told police he was riding his bicycle home from a friend's house at 12: 50 a.m. when a man drove up in a black car, demanded money and drugs, then hit him.The man, who was wearing a white ski mask and black gloves, placed the boy's bicycle in the car and...
September 23, 1996
A man wielded a hypodermic needle to rob a 24-hour Wal-Mart in Glen Burnie of unknown items early yesterday, but no one was injured, Anne Arundel County police said.About 3: 30 a.m., a man entered the store at 6721 Chesapeake Center Drive and filled an empty bag with several items, police said.When he tried to leave through a locked side exit and an assistant manager refused to unlock the door, the man raised a hypodermic needle above his head and insisted that the door be opened, police said.