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By Alan J. Craver and Alan J. Craver,Staff Writer | May 27, 1993
A man attempting to pull off a robbery in Ellicott City yesterday failed not once, but twice. During the second attempt, his possible victims not only foiled the robbery attempt, but caught the robber, according to Howard County police.Workers at the Giant Food store at the Chatham Mall snared the man early yesterday morning after he robbed a cashier and prevented him from leaving the supermarket until police arrived, police said.The man had earlier attempted to rob a nearby Crown gas station, but fled after an attendant pulled out a gun to protect himself, county police said.
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By Will Fesperman, The Baltimore Sun | June 17, 2014
Hours before an employee at an Ulta Beauty store in Annapolis was pepper-sprayed on Friday in a robbery, an employee at another Ulta location in Elkridge was assaulted by two women who attempted to steal items from that store, according to police. Howard County police say a woman entered the store in the 8200 block of Gateway Overlook Drive around 12:10 p.m. Friday and tried to leave with bags of merchandise. When the store manager confronted the suspect, the woman assaulted the manager, police said.
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November 19, 1992
A 29-year-old Shrewsbury, Pa.,man who was captured immediately after a robbery at a Thrift Drug store in Dallastown, Pa., Monday night is "a possible suspect" in three drug store robberies in Carroll County, a state police spokesman said yesterday.Bryan Keith Blizzard, of Woodland Acres in Shrewsbury, is being held on $150,000 bond in the York County Prison, after his arrest Monday night.There were similarities between the Dallastown robbery and the robberies on Election Day of drug stores in Westminster, Hampstead and Manchester, where store employees were approached by a knife-wielding bandit who was seeking drugs, Maryland state police said.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | June 15, 2014
An employee at a cosmetics store in Annapolis was pepper sprayed after trying to confront a suspected shoplifter on Friday, according to Anne Arundel County Police. Two suspects are now being sought in relation to the incident - on shoplifting and second-degree assault charges - and a string of other thefts from other Ulta Beauty stores in the area, police said Sunday. The incident Friday occurred at the Ulta Beauty in the Harbor Center shopping center in the 2500 block of Solomons Island Road, police said.
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November 16, 1995
Store employees catch man fleeing with roastsEmployees of a Mars supermarket in Glen Burnie chased and caught a man suspected of shoplifting Tuesday afternoon and held him until police arrived.Store manager Richard Soper told police that an employee saw a man stuff two roasts worth $12 in his shirt and run out of the store in the 6700 block of Ritchie Highway.Mr. Soper and several employees chased the man to the parking lot. The man dropped one roast. As he ran by a pickup truck in the Hechinger parking lot, he picked up a gallon of paint from the truck bed and swung it at one employee, police said.
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August 16, 1996
A gunman robbed two shoe store employees at the Harundale Mall Wednesday of money and a pair of shoes, county police said.The Foot Locker employees called police to the store shortly before 8 p.m. to report that a man had followed them into a back room of the shoe store and pulled out a 9 mm handgun.The gunman ordered one employee to the floor while he told the other to place money and a pair of shoes from the store in a bag, police said. The man told them to stay in the room while he left, police said.
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By Ivan Penn and Ivan Penn,SUN STAFF | February 5, 1996
Howard County police Friday are looking for a man who strapped what appeared to be sticks of dynamite to his chest and robbed the Safeway grocery store at Enchanted Forest Shopping Center in Ellicott City Thursday evening, fleeing with an undetermined amount of cash.The thief approached the office area of the store about 6:30 p.m. Thursday and handed workers a note, demanding money. The man opened his coat, displaying what store employees believed to be dynamite strapped to his chest.The employees gave the man an undetermined amount of cash and the robber fled.
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By Peter Hermann and Peter Hermann,Staff writer | January 20, 1991
A two-alarm fire Thursday night at Macy's Department Store in the Marley Station Mall caused $3.5 million in damage and forced the retailoutlet to close Friday.Fire officials say the blaze was started by an electrical malfunction at 9:06 p.m. in a third-floor room used by employees to build floor displays.They said sprinklers extinguished most of the flames, but firefighters had a tough time clearing smoke from the building.No one was injured.Fire Department spokesman Lt. Gary Sheckells said a second alarm was issued at 9:49 p.m. and the fire was under control by 1a.m.
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February 6, 1996
A Randallstown man and two Baltimore residents were arrested on drug, theft and related charges yesterday after a shoplifting incident about 2:30 p.m.Police said they arrested a man with two telephones, an answering machine, other smaller items and crack cocaine in his possession when he fled from store employees at Staples in the Cranberry Square Shopping Center.The man was captured near an auto repair shop at Cranberry Mall after a brief foot chase. Police had been called by Staples employees about a shoplifting incident.
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By Bill Talbott and Bill Talbott,Staff Writer | November 6, 1992
A team of robbers who hit three drug stores in Carroll County within 47 minutes Tuesday are still being sought by state and local police.In the first incident, a man with a butcher knife tried to rob the Rite Aid Pharmacy in the 140 Village Shopping Center in Westminster about 7:51 p.m.Store employees described the robber as a white man, 5 feet 7 bTC inches tall, weighing 150 to 180 pounds, and 20 to 24 years old. He was wearing dark-framed glasses, a...
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | June 8, 2012
Maryland State Police believe a light-red bag full of a "large amount of cash" was lost somewhere along Interstate 97 in Anne Arundel County and are asking for the public's help locating it. According to police, a man employed by a convenience store in Glen Burnie placed the bag, marked "7-11," on the roof of his sport utility vehicle about 5:45 a.m. Thursday. He then drove off, on his way to deposit the cash at a local bank, without remembering the bag was on the roof. Police believe the bag flew off the car somewhere along the northbound lanes of I-97 near where it passes under Route 100 in Glen Burnie.
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January 6, 2012
Police say an "alert citizen" in Sykesville tackled a man who was beating a High's convenient store clerk with a baseball bat on Friday, Jan. 6, but couldn't detain the assailant long enough for police to make an arrest. As a result, Maryland State Police and the Sykesville Police Department are searching for the clerk's attacker, and have obtained a warrant for Darrell Webb Jr., 21, of the 1800 block of Amanda Lane, Sykesville. Police said Webb is wanted for armed robbery, first degree assault and theft.
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By John-John Williams IV, The Baltimore Sun | July 7, 2010
A celebrity wedding would probably be daunting to many stylists. Not to Khalilah Williams-Webb. The 29-year-old is downright calm just days from what might be the biggest project of her career: the wedding of NBA superstar — and Towson Catholic High School standout — Carmelo Anthony and television personality LaLa Vasquez. The wedding has the added pressure of being a part of the couple's soon-to-be-released reality show on VH1. "These are things that I handle on a everyday basis," Williams-Webb said with a laugh.
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By Ryan Davis and Ryan Davis,SUN STAFF | May 25, 2005
The crab got pinched in the middle of the night. Installed last week as part of the city's Crabtown Project public art display and fund-raiser, the hulking fiberglass crustacean perched in front of Eddie's of Roland Park grocery store was reported missing yesterday. "We think it may have been abducted at mallet-point," said Steve Kuehn, the general manager of the high-end market. The 75-pound orange crab, with a clawspan of 5 1/2 feet, was wearing a painted-on garment decorated as a white chef's jacket with a Maryland flag on the back.
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January 9, 2005
Robert Currie Little, a music and video aficionado who was an associate manager for Record & Tape Traders, died Thursday of melanoma at the Gilchrist Center for Hospice Care. He was 32 and lived in Catonsville. Known as Rob, Mr. Little was a Baltimore native and a 1990 graduate of McDonogh School, where he was active in theater and video productions. He attended Rider College in New Jersey, Catonsville Community College and Towson University, studying video production and mass communication.
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April 4, 2004
Edith G. Mills, a devoted churchgoer who worked at a downtown shoe store for nearly 50 years, died March 28 of complications from Alzheimer's disease at Good Samaritan Nursing Home. She was 98. Born Edith Gladden on Christmas Day in 1905, she grew up in East Baltimore, the oldest of three children. She attended Baltimore City schools but left at an early age to help support her family. She began her first job at age 13 at Johns Hopkins Hospital, but within months went to work for Dalsheimer's shoe store.
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October 7, 1994
County police were investigating the theft on Wednesday of 250 snack items from a vending machine at Glen Burnie High School.The exact time of the theft was not known. An employee of the school in the 7500 block of Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd. reported the crime to police shortly before 5:30 p.m. Wednesday. The door to the vending machine had been pried open, police said.The total value of the food lost was $125. The vending machine was located in Building E of the high school, police said.Computer stolen from Computer CityEmployees of a Computer City store in the 500 block of E. Ordnance Road told county police that a man walked out of the store Saturday evening with an Apple computer worth $2,100.
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By Ryan Davis and Ryan Davis,SUN STAFF | May 25, 2005
The crab got pinched in the middle of the night. Installed last week as part of the city's Crabtown Project public art display and fund-raiser, the hulking fiberglass crustacean perched in front of Eddie's of Roland Park grocery store was reported missing yesterday. "We think it may have been abducted at mallet-point," said Steve Kuehn, the general manager of the high-end market. The 75-pound orange crab, with a clawspan of 5 1/2 feet, was wearing a painted-on garment decorated as a white chef's jacket with a Maryland flag on the back.
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BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | August 7, 2003
A 29-year-old security guard at a store in East Baltimore was charged yesterday with robbery -- alleged to have intimidated another store employee into helping him steal $17,000 in store deposits Monday morning, authorities said. According to city police, a 26-year-old employee of the Family Dollar Store in the 1300 block of E. Fayette St. told officers Monday that she had been robbed of the money in the 2100 block of E. Madison St. while on her way to a bank. The woman later admitted to detectives that she had been pressured into helping the security guard stage the robbery, according to police.
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July 22, 2003
Helen Annette Harris, a retired customer complaints representative for the old Hochschild Kohn department store in downtown Baltimore, died Wednesday at Augsburg Lutheran Home in Lochearn of complications from Alzheimer's disease. She was 92. Born in Westfield, Mass., Helen Guzewiscz went to work as a nanny for a family in Hartford, Conn., after graduating from high school. It was there that she met her future husband, H. Ogden Harris, a typesetter for The Hartford Courant, whom she married in 1932.
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