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By Jon Meoli, jmeoli@tribune.com | March 13, 2014
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. A man was assaulted and robbed by two men as he walked home Friday night, police reports state. At about 10 p.m. two men approached the man in the 600 block of Walker Avenue, and one of the assailants grabbed the man around the neck and forced him to the ground, police said. The second assailant then stole cash and a paycheck from the man's pocket, and the two then fled, police report.
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By Jon Meoli, jmeoli@tribune.com | April 10, 2014
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. Baltimore County Police have found an incident in which a man said he was assaulted and robbed by five people did not occur as the victim reported it, according to an update on the department's website. Police said they are investigating an incident between two acquaintances, and charges are still possible.
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By Justin George and Timothy B. Wheeler, The Baltimore Sun | May 23, 2014
Three people were wounded and two men were killed in Baltimore from Thursday evening through Friday. At around 9:40 p.m. Friday, officers responded to Gertrude and Baker streets for a reported shooting, according to Det. Brandon Echevarria, a police spokesman. There, officers found a man suffering from gunshot wounds to his head, the spokesman said. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. About 3:54 p.m. Friday, officers called to the 200 block of N. Mount St. for another reported shooting found a man shot in the neck and torso, according to Echevarria.
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August 23, 1992
Brooklyn Park Burger King robbedTwo men armed with a handgun robbed a Brooklyn Park Burger King Thursday night, getting away with an undetermined amount of money after forcing the manager into a walk-in freezer.Police said the men walked into the restaurant, in the 5500 block of Ritchie Highway, about 10:30 p.m. and ordered some food.After paying, police said, the men threatened the manager, Nils A. Canter, with a handgun and demanded that he open the safe.After stuffing money from the safe and the cash registers into a pink pillow case, the men forced Mr. Canter, 58, into a walk-in freezer.
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By Nayana Davis, The Baltimore Sun | February 19, 2014
A Baltimore man suffered serious injury after he was reportedly gouged in the eye during an attack in Essex on Feb. 6, according to police. Between 1 and 2 a.m. the man, who was standing in the unit block of Back River Neck Road, was attacked by three other men, according to a Baltimore County police report. One assailant struck his eye with an unidentified weapon, another hit him in the head with an object and the third kicked him in the head. The victim received medical treatment at a nearby hospital.
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January 30, 2012
The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. Cockeysville Pickburn Court, unit block, between 6:45 a.m. and 9 p.m. Jan. 24. Laptop computer stolen. Front door destroyed. York Road, 10800 block, between 5 p.m. Jan. 14 and 1:16 p.m. Jan. 15. Cash, jewelry and postage stamps stolen from Robyn's Nest Clothing Consignment Shop.
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April 24, 2012
The Wells Fargo bank in the unit block of West Chesapeake Avenue, Towson, was robbed at 3:30 p.m., April 20. According to police reports. Police said a man passed note to teller demanding money and stating that he had a gun. The man was given money, then fled out back door of the bank. In addition to this incident, the following are compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
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September 9, 2013
The following is compiled from local police reports. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872. Wilkens Avenue and Beechfield Avenue, between 11:35 a.m. and 11:37 a.m., Sept. 4. Cell phone and backpack stolen from man walking to work after two juveniles assaulted him and displayed a knife. One juvenile was arrested and the backpack was recovered.
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By Tim Swift, The Baltimore Sun | June 1, 2014
A woman was stabbed to death and man shot and killed in Baltimore in separate incidents early Saturday. Another man was seriously wounded late Friday in East Baltimore. About 2 a.m. Saturday, officers found a woman with a stab wound to her chest inside a building on unit block of S. Stockton St. in the Hollins Market section of West Baltimore. The woman was treated at an area hospital, but she later died of her injuries, police said. Homicide detectives are investigating. The woman was identified as Patricia Lynn Harwood, 50, of Baltimore.
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February 17, 1995
POLICE LOG* Glen Burnie: Someone stole a television, cassette tapes and other items, all worth $899, from a 1993 Mercury Villager parked in a lot at Martin Spalding High School in the 8000 block of New Cut Road between 6:40 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.* Glen Burnie: Vandals punctured all four tires on a 1990 Mercury Topaz, causing $330 worth of damage, between 2 a.m. Saturday and 4 p.m. Monday while the car was parked in the unit block of Plymouth La.* Glen Burnie: Someone stole an AM/FM stereo cassette player and two cases of cassettes, all worth $1,500, from a 1985 Ford Mustang parked at a Fairlanes bowling alley in the 6600 block of Ritchie Highway between 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. Tuesday.
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