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By Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | July 11, 2013
At home in the middle of the day Wednesday, it turned out that Natasha Bates was in the wrong place at the wrong time. Relatives say Bates, 40, was killed when a gunman opened fire on her brother, 34-year-old Dwayne Robinson Webb, at about noon while he was visiting her home in the unit block of N. Fulton Ave. in West Baltimore. Since the death of their mother, Bates, who recently was diagnosed with cancer, had looked out for Webb and their other siblings. On Thursday, relatives were putting together funeral plans and had set up a table under a brightly-colored umbrella to display framed pictures next to a lit candle.
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July 12, 2012
The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455. Art Museum Drive Unit block, between 1 and 2 p.m. July 3. Garmin GPS stolen from vehicle. North Calvert Street 2700 block, between 1 p.m. July 3 and 9:30 p.m. July 4. Garmin GPS stolen from Supreme Cab Company taxicab.
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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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Staff Reports, Baltimore Sun Media Group | April 22, 2014
Baltimore County Police say a 2-year-old boy received "serious injuries to the upper body" from a pit bull attack on Tuesday afternoon. Police said that at about 4:26 p.m., officers and fire personnel were called to a home in the unit block of Barnacle Court in Essex, and arrived to find the boy with the injuries. Police said the boy was in the home when the family pet, a 3-year-old brown pit bull named Midnight, attacked him. During the struggle to get the dog off of the child, family members killed the dog, police said The child was transported to Johns Hopkins Hospital for treatment of what are believed to be serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | August 26, 2014
A 74-year-old man has been charged in a hit and run crash in Stevenson that left two bicyclists severely injured, Baltimore County police said. Police said Rufet Israfilbekov was driving a Toyota Corolla east in the 2000 block of Old Valley Road Friday morning, when he struck two bicyclists. Police said Israfilbekov veered into the westbound lanes, hitting the two men head on, before fleeing the scene. Both bicyclists Richard Frychel, 35, of Rodgers Forge, and Anthony Van Lierop, 40, of Stoneleigh, suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries, police said.
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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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