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Precinct 12 — Dundalk

December 29


6800 Block of Broening Road 21222

Around 5:30 a.m., two suspects entered the Highs Convenience Store, implied a weapon and took money.

December 28


7500 Block of Dunmanway 21222

Between 5 p.m. Dec. 7 and 2:15 p.m. Dec. 8, an unknown suspect entered the victim’s residence, then stole a gun safe containing firearms and ammunition.

December 27

First Degree Burglary

7900 Block of Gough Street 21224

Around 4 p.m., unknown suspect climbed partially through a window in an attempt to take items from the home. Suspect fled upon seeing a resident.

December 26


4000 Block of North Point Boulevard 21222

At 3:35 p.m., two unknown suspect approached the two victims, grabbed a bag containing money and fled the scene.

December 21

Second Degree Simple Assault

2300 Block of North Point Boulevard 21222

At 6 p.m.,an employee at Walmart tried to confront a suspect for shoplifting. The suspect displayed a pocket knife with the blade exposed which caused the employee to fear for his life. The suspect stole electronic equipment.

December 20

Second Degree Burglary

2900 Block of Liberty Parkway 21222

Between 7:17 p.m. December 20 and 7:17 p.m. December 21, an unknown suspect entered victim’s garage and stole multiple items including three motorcycles and one 4-wheeler.

First Degree Assault

800 Block of Merritt Boulevard 21222

At 3:10 p.m., two unknown suspects used pepper spray on the victim and produced a knife. The suspects fled the scene.

December 19

Attempted First Degree Burglary

2000 Block of Larkhall Road 21222

At 1:25 p.m., officers watched three unknown suspect attempting to break into the victim’s residence. The officers located and arrested the suspects after a foot chase. The three suspects were responsible for a similar attempted burglary in the neighborhood.

Attempted Second Degree Burglary

2000 Block of Larkhall Road 21222

At 1:20 p.m., three unknown suspects attempted to break into the victim’s residence. All three suspects were found and arrested.

December 18


1200 Block of Delbert Avenue 21222

At 2 p.m., the suspect pulled the victim out of their vehicle and assaulted them. The suspect then took the victim’s vehicle and fled.

Robbery Carjacking

1200 Block of Delbert Avenue 21222

At 2 a.m., the victim was pulled from his car by an unknown suspect and assaulted. Another unknown suspect took the victim’s vehicle and fled the scene.

Precinct 11 — Essex

December 26


100 Block of Bennett Road 21221

At 5 p.m., the unknown suspect approached the victim in the school yard. The suspect demanded the victim’s bicycle, then struck the victim in the face before stealing his bicycle.

December 26:


1400 Block of Clearstream Road 21221

At 1 p.m., the victim was assaulted by two unknown suspects while she was delivering food. They stole her cellphone before leaving the scene.

December 26:

Second Degree Burglary

800 Block of South Marlyn Avenue 21221

At 12:24 p.m., the unknown suspect gained entry into the backroom of the Royal Farm, then stole several cartons of cigarettes.

December 25:

Second Degree Burglary

Unit Block of Alder Drive 21220

Between 3 p.m. December 25 and 6:30 p.m. December 26, an unknown suspect cut the lock on the victim’s storage unit but nothing was stolen.

First Degree Assault, 300 Block of Endsleigh Avenue 21220

At 2:45 p.m., the known suspect struck the victim in the head with a beer bottle causing cuts to the victim’s face. The suspect was arrested.

December 24:

First Degree Burglary

1300 Block of Waterview Way, 21221

Around 8 p.m., known suspect forced entry to the home and stole prescription medication.

December 19:

Second Degree Burglary

9800 Pulaski Highway, 21220

At 11:00 a.m., an unknown suspect stole paintball markers and paintballs were stolen from inside a storage unit. No signs of forced entry were observed.

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