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June 21, 1994
Two men, one armed with a handgun, robbed an Exxon station in the first block of Defense Highway of an undisclosed amount of cash Saturday morning, county police said.The men drove to the station in a maroon Dodge at 1:45 a.m., police said. They robbed the attendant and then fled in the vehicle, police said.The attendant gave police a description of one of the men. The man was described a black male, 6 feet tall and weighing about 210 pounds. He had braided hair, a silver tooth and a stocking on his head.
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NEWS
July 26, 1994
A Glen Burnie man was hit in the face and robbed yesterday morning at a gas station on Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard near Eighth Avenue, police said.Marvin Siakler, 24, of Oakwood Road told police he went to the station around 1:30 a.m. As he tried to open the door to his gas tank, he felt a hand reach into his pocket and take his money. When he turned around, he was hit in the face.Mr. Siakler said he saw two men enter a dark-green Mustang driven by another man and they fled in the car, police said.
NEWS
By John Rivera | September 19, 1991
An anonymous phone tip to a police drug hot line yesterday led city narcotics detectives to a Northeast Baltimore hotel, where they seized 2 kilograms of cocaine with a street value of $1 million and arrested three New York residents.The police received a call to the 685-DRUG number at 8:30 a.m. yesterday reporting that three people were selling drugs out of a hotel room, said Capt. Michael J. Andrew, commander of the Criminal Investigation Division narcotics unit.An hour later, narcotics detectives knocked at the hotel room door and were admitted, even though they did not have a search warrant.
NEWS
By From Staff Reports | October 6, 1992
Because of erroneous information from police, an article in The Sun yesterday incorrectly reported that a drug raid took place at an auto repair shop at Malvern and Holabird avenues in Southeast Baltimore. In fact, the raid occurred at Anvil Auto, in the 6300 block of Holabird Ave.The Sun regrets the errors.A city firefighter was one of three men arrested yesterday after police seized $250,000 in cocaine as part of an investigation into a ring that shipped drugs into Baltimore from New York City.
NEWS
March 19, 1995
HARFORD COUNTY* Armed robbery: Aberdeen -- Police have obtained an arrest warrant for Wesley Anthony Bond, 28, of no fixed address in Aberdeen. Investigators believe he robbed a NationsBank branch at Beards Hill Plaza in the 900 block of Beards Hill Road about 2 p.m. Monday. He is also wanted in the robbery of the NationsBank branch at West Bel Air Avenue and Rogers Street on Wednesday.* Arrest: Aberdeen -- Narcotics detectives arrested Michael Sawyer, 23, of the 100 block of Hanover St. on drug distribution charges after raiding his apartment Wednesday.
NEWS
March 8, 1991
A metropolitan police task force targeting violent drug traffickers has been formed by local, state and federal law enforcement agencies in hopes of reducing the violence associated with the narcotics trade.The task force is a response to gunplay that has sent the homicide rate in Baltimore and other cities soaring and left people running for cover as drug rings battle over turf -- as in the case of the midafternoon spray of bullets at North and Pulaski streets Feb. 20 that left two reputed drug dealers dead and two apparent bystanders wounded.
NEWS
December 30, 1991
County narcotics police seized $4,600 cash from a Linthicum hotel room Saturday morning and have targeted four suspects in a drug investigation.Officers from the narcotics unit and the special operations squad searched the hotel room at about 3:30 a.m. Saturday. They found the cash, and a dog detected the odor of illegal drugs on the money, police said.No arrests have been made, but police say they are continuing their investigation of four suspects. Police have not released the namesof the suspects or of the hotel.
NEWS
By Bill Talbott and Bill Talbott,Sun Staff Writer | March 18, 1994
Two masked men, one armed with a small-caliber handgun, escaped with an undisclosed amount of narcotics and cash after robbing the Washington Heights Pharmacy about 10 a.m. yesterday.Westminster police said the men, both wearing ski masks, entered the pharmacy in the 100 block of Airport Drive, next to the Gateway Medical Center in the Westminster Air Business Park, and announced a holdup.There were no customers in the store at the time, police said.The robbers took the employees behind a counter and tied their ankles and wrists with duct tape, then went to a narcotics shelf and took drugs, and stole cash from the registers before they fled.
NEWS
BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | August 3, 2004
A Baltimore police officer who was arrested Sunday night -- apparently while off duty and riding in a car stopped for a license tag violation -- was charged last night with hindering a police lieutenant, according to court documents. Officer Kenya R. Balis, 23, who is assigned to the Northeastern District, was a front-seat passenger in an Acura that was stopped by Northwestern District Lt. Thomas J. Cassella on Reisterstown Road near Garrison Avenue. He reported that it lacked a front license plate.
NEWS
By Meredith Schlow and Meredith Schlow,Evening Sun Staff | August 1, 1991
Baltimore County police narcotics detectives raided a house in Rosedale yesterday and arrested two men and a woman for allegedly packaging heroin for street sale.The 10 a.m. raid in the 1700 block of Chesaco Ave. was a result of a two-month investigation, which began with an anonymous tip, police said.Arrested and charged with possession of heroin with intent to distribute were Anthony Clarke, 26, of the raided address, Emilio Martinez, 21, of Queens, N.Y., and Marlo Streams, 22, of the 6600 block of Wycombe Way in Hillendale.
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