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NEWS
January 27, 1991
A fire at Wilde Lake High School caused an estimated $2,500 worth ofdamage Friday, although county firefighters say that a sprinkler system prevented what could have been a serious fire loss.The fire began shortly before 12:50 p.m. in a small classroom, firefighters said. Students had the day off Friday due to a countywide professional day for teachers.Sprinklers activated within minutesof the blaze extinguished the fire. A small table in the classroom was destroyed, while water from the sprinklers caused minor floor damage to approximately five rooms, firefighters said.
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NEWS
July 26, 1994
State police are investigating reports of at least 10 vehicle break-ins in the Hampstead Valley area of southeastern Hampstead.The cars, all of which were unlocked, belonged to nine different individuals, police said.Numerous items, valued at a total of $636, were reported stolen from the vehicles Friday, according to state police.FIRE* Manchester: Engines from Manchester, Hampstead and Lineboro were dispatched to a house fire in the 4500 block of Millers Station Road at 7:15 p.m. Friday.
NEWS
July 21, 1991
A compilation of some of the crimes reported to the Howard County police and state police:Columbia5600 block Thicket Lane: July 11, a man pried open the front doorof a home, but apparently took nothing. Residents of the home discovered the man standing in the kitchen at about 9:15 p.m., when they returned home. He fled when they entered the house. The suspect was described as a white male, 6 foot, 1 inch tall, dark blond hair, in late20s, wearing blue jeans and an orange shirt.4900 block Columbia Road: July 13, a man walked into an apartment rental office and exposed himself to the rental agent at 4:45 p.m. The suspect is described as a black male, 6 foot 2 inches tall, 160 pounds, wearing red shortsand and gray shirt.
NEWS
BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | February 6, 2003
Howard County police are asking the public to help them identify an unconscious man who crashed a car reported stolen in Laurel on Sunday. The man is 6 feet tall, weighs about 210 pounds and is believed to be between 20 and 24 years old, police said. He has the word "shake" branded on his left shoulder, photos show. Police said the victim was driving a 1989 Toyota Camry on Sunday that had been reported stolen from Laurel, in Prince George's County, the day before. The man apparently lost control as he drove east on Old Scaggsville Road and struck a telephone pole near High Ridge Road in North Laurel.
NEWS
BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | March 11, 2001
A stolen car driven through the entrance of an Eastern Shore chicken house caused an estimated $6,000 to $8,000 in damage and left up to 27,000 of the birds dead, state police said. Someone in a 1984 gold Buick Century drove into the chicken house on Colona Road in Pocomoke between 11 p.m. Thursday and 7 a.m. Friday, police said. The car, which had been reported stolen from Marion in Somerset County last week, was found abandoned nearby. Maryland State Police ask that anyone with information about the case call the Berlin barracks at 410-641-3101 or the Princess Anne barracks at 410-651-3102.
NEWS
By Sheridan Lyons | March 6, 2005
Eldersburg About $350 was reported stolen from a safe at the Pizza Hut in the 6000 block of Sykesville Road between Feb. 25 and Wednesday, according to the Carroll County sheriff's office. Mount Airy Vandals discharged 10 fire extinguishers some time after 5 p.m. Monday in a back hallway at Parr's Ridge Elementary School on Watersville Road, state police said. Construction crews discovered the white powder at 6 a.m. Tuesday and told the police this was the second such incident since Feb. 25. Electronic pet devices valued at $920 were reported stolen from the Pet Loft store in the 300 block of East Ridgeville Blvd.
NEWS
By JUSTIN FENTON | August 15, 2008
About $36,000 in currency was seized from two passengers at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport this week, and another man was arrested on a drug possession charge after marijuana was found in his baggage, customs officials announced yesterday. Officials also announced that two stolen vehicles were intercepted last week at the port of Baltimore before they could be shipped to West Africa, bringing the number of stolen vehicles recovered there this year to eight.
NEWS
October 6, 1991
An Ellicott City man has been charged with manslaughter and homicideby motor vehicle in connection with an Aug. 28 accident in which a 22-year-old passenger in his car was killed, county police said.David Andrew Walker, 18, of the 4300 block of Wild Filly Court, was arrested Friday. The accident, which occurred at 7:15 on a Wednesday morning, killed Christopher Hope of the 9000 block of Wetbanks Court in Columbia.An alcohol screen revealed that Walker's blood-alcohol level was .15, a District Court charging document said.
NEWS
March 27, 1991
A Columbia woman was killed Monday when her parked car was struck from behind along the right shoulder of Interstate 95 South near Savage, state police said.Teresa Louise Strickland, 28, of the 9100 block of Helaine Hamlet Way died shortly after arrival at the Universityof Maryland Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore, where she was flown byhelicopter following the 8:35 a.m. accident.Both cars overturned along the right side of the highway. No other cars were involved in the accident.The driver of the second car, Pauline S. Jiffas, 30, of the 8300 block of Silver Trumpet Drive inColumbia, was treated and released from Howard County General Hospital.
NEWS
By Laura Cadiz and Tim Craig | September 18, 2001
Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes from police reports in Baltimore City and Baltimore County. Baltimore City Northern District Stolen auto: A 1991 Toyota, with tags GWY 994, was stolen Saturday night or Sunday morning from the 5700 block of The Alameda Auto larceny: A radar detector valued at $500 was removed from a 1995 BMW parked in the 2300 block of St. Paul St. between 11:20 a.m. and 12:50 p.m. Sunday. Burglary: A thief entered a room in the 2700 block of N. Calvert St. and stole $716 between 8 a.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. Sunday.
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