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October 4, 1994
POLICE LOG* Cooksville: 13300 block of Forsythe Road: Someone entered a vacant house by prying open a front door Thursday, but police said nothing was reported taken.
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By Dan Thanh Dang and Dan Thanh Dang,Sun Columnist | July 3, 2007
Selling a home can be incredibly stressful, which is why many of us can appreciate aggressive real estate agents who work hard to make a sale. That said, there is a major difference between assertive and unethical. Anita Grey wasn't quite sure what to do upon discovering that a potential buyer's real estate agent had used a butter knife to pry open a storm door to show her Odenton home while the 53-year-old retired office worker was out visiting friends. "No one had called to set up an appointment," Grey said.
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NEWS
June 9, 1995
POLICE LOG* North Laurel: 10000 block of U.S. 1: Burglars broke into three mobile homes for sale at Chesapeake Mobile Homes by prying open their doors Wednesday. Three refrigerators were taken,police said.
NEWS
December 20, 1996
Police logNorth Laurel: 10600 block of Iron Bridge Road: Someone broke into B & B Distributors Tuesday or Wednesday by prying open a window. The office was ransacked, and a radio, cash, candy and coffee were taken.Savage: 8500 block of Storch Woods Drive: Someone tried to steal a black 1994 Chevrolet truck Tuesday or Wednesday.Pub Date: 12/20/96
NEWS
November 21, 1994
POLICE LOG* Long Reach: 8800 block of Tamebird Court: Someone tried to enter a vacant condominium by prying open a living room window Tuesday, but police said nothing was taken.
NEWS
October 14, 1993
POLICE* Harper's Choice: 5700 block of Harpers Farm Road: Electronic equipment and cash was taken from a residence between Friday and Sunday. Police said the thief unscrewed an outside light bulb before prying open a sliding glass door.
NEWS
March 21, 1996
Police logLong Reach: 8700 block of Cloudleap Court: A burglar ransacked a home Tuesday after prying open a door and stole cash, a computer, a VCR and a CD player.
NEWS
October 24, 1996
Police logElkridge: 6600 block of Santa Barbara: Someone entered the rear of a Vortex Technologies warehouse Tuesday after prying open a locked door. Nothing was taken.Elkridge: 6900 block of U.S. 1: Someone stole a two-way radio and tools from a trailer at LH Cranston & Sons Tuesday night.Pub Date: 10/23/96
NEWS
January 12, 1995
POLICE LOG* Dorsey's Search: 5300 block of Columbia Road: Someone smashed the front window at an apartment community club house with a concrete block and took computer equipment Monday, police said.* Wilde Lake: 5200 block of Paul Revere Ride: Someone tried to enter a home by prying open its front door Friday, police said.
NEWS
October 24, 1996
Police logElkridge: 6600 block of Santa Barbara: Someone entered the rear of a Vortex Technologies warehouse Tuesday after prying open a locked door. Nothing was taken.Elkridge: 6900 block of U.S. 1: Someone stole a two-way radio and tools from a trailer at LH Cranston & Sons Tuesday night.Pub Date: 10/23/96
NEWS
October 17, 1996
Police logEllicott City: 3500 block of Court House Drive: Someone slid open a rear basement glass door and entered a house between 1: 30 a.m. and 7: 36 p.m. Saturday. The owner chased a person off the property. Nothing was taken. The intruder was described as a white male with black hair and blue eyes. He was wearing a blue sweat shirt and green Army fatigues.Ellicott City: 5900 block of Big Tree Court: Someone stole a refrigerator, a microwave oven and another oven from a model home between 4 p.m. and 4: 30 p.m. Friday after prying open the basement door.
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By KEVIN COWHERD | October 4, 1996
AS I TYPE this, my right hand is throbbing unmercifully due to a nasty gash received while opening a bottle of aspirin with a 9-inch serrated carving knife.As everyone knows, you can't open a new bottle of aspirin these days without some kind of tool, such as an acetylene torch, box cutters or a 9-inch serrated carving knife.This is because, like every other product, aspirin bottles now come double- and triple-sealed for safety.And the plastic they're using to seal these bottles apparently has the consistency of Kevlar, because it can't be torn by human hands.
NEWS
September 26, 1996
Police logfTCWilde Lake: 5400 block of Blue Heron Lane: A burglar entered a storage shed at Bryant Woods Elementary School between Friday and Monday morning. Nothing was reported taken.River Hill: 6300 block of Gentle Light Lane: Someone entered a residence by removing a rear window screen and prying open a window Monday evening or early Tuesday. A microwave oven was stolen.Town Center: 5500 Sterrett Place: Someone stole a 1993 Infiniti, Maryland license tags DGP 618, Monday between 1 p.m. and 4: 30 p.m.Pub Date: 9/26/96
NEWS
By TaNoah Morgan and TaNoah Morgan,SUN STAFF | July 26, 1996
Thieves broke into a Hanover office building overnight Wednesday and stole thousands of dollars worth of electronic and computer equipment, county police said.The thieves entered the building in the 7200 block of Parkway Corporate Drive between 9 p.m. Tuesday and 7 a.m. Wednesday by prying open the back door of the ground-level Red Cross office, police said. They vandalized a conference room and took a $500 combination television-videocassette recorder from a supervisor's office, police said.
NEWS
May 10, 1996
Police logKings Contrivance: 9800 block of Broken Land Parkway: Someone tried to steal a 1992 Dodge Caravan by prying open a window Tuesday. Police also said someone tampered with the ignition of a 1990 Honda Accord the same day.Pub Date: 5/10/96
NEWS
March 21, 1996
Police logLong Reach: 8700 block of Cloudleap Court: A burglar ransacked a home Tuesday after prying open a door and stole cash, a computer, a VCR and a CD player.
NEWS
July 6, 1995
POLICE LOG* Long Reach: 8300 block of Tamar Drive: A burglar pilfered jewelry, a clock, a stereo % and two videos after prying open the front door of a house between 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday, police said.
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