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Crime beat

Precinct 12 — Dundalk

July 20:


100 Block of Wise Avenue 21222

At 12:28 a.m., the victim contacted an acquaintance for a ride to a nearby convenience store. Upon arrival at the store, the acquaintance grabbed the victim’s money from his hands and damaged his phone.

July 19:

Second Degree Burglary

1700 Block of Pinewood Drive 21222

At 11:20 a.m., the suspect was in the victim’s detached garage when the victim confronted him and held the suspect until police arrived. The suspect was arrested.

July 18 to 19:

Second Degree Burglary

2600 Block of North Point Boulevard 21222

Sometime between 3 p.m. on July 18 and 5:43 p.m. on July 19, an unknown suspect(s) broke into the Cars4Sale garage and stole a vehicle.

July 18:

First Degree Assault

Willow Spring Road and Detroit Avenue

At 2:54 p.m., while walking, the victim was approached by three unknown suspects. The suspects produced a weapon and began to assault the victim. The suspects then went through the victim’s pockets but did not take anything and fled.

July 16:

Second Degree Burglary

6900 Block of 5th Avenue

At 12:01 a.m., an unknown suspect gained entry into the victim’s locked shed and stole a lawn mower and a weed eater.

July 14:

First Degree Assault

8200 Block of Fischer Road 21222

At 8:09 a.m., the suspect went to the location to discuss a business transaction. An argument ensued between the suspect and an employee which led to the suspect pointing a handgun at the employee. The suspect was arrested.

July 12 to 13:

Second Degree Burglary

6900 Block of Bank Street 21224

Sometime between 9 p.m. on July 12 and 2:23 p.m. on July 13, an unknown suspect(s) forced entry into the victim’s shed and stole lawn equipment and tools.

July 10 to 12:

Second Degree Burglary

6700 Block of Danville Avenue 21222

Sometime between 6:30 p.m. on July 10 and 12:50 p.m. on July 12, an unknown suspect(s) entered the victim’s yard, forced open the shed and stole a lawn mower.

July 10:

First Degree Burglary

1700 Block of Stokesly Road

Sometime between 1:58 and 11 p.m., the victim returned home to discover the front window open and the front door unlocked. The victim discovered several items were missing from the residence.

July 9:

Attempted Robbery

7800 Block of Wise Avenue 21222

At 1:52 a.m., four victims, two of which were juveniles, were walking when four to five suspects in a vehicle stopped next to the victims. One of the suspects, displaying a handgun, told the victims to go into the alley. At that point, the victims fled on foot. One suspect was later arrested.

July 8:


7100 Block of East Baltimore Street 21224

At 9:30 p.m., the victim was walking when she was approached by three unknown suspects. Two of the suspects pushed the victim to the ground and a third suspect took the victim’s purse from her hand. The suspects then fled.

Precinct 11 — Essex

July 14:

Attempted Robbery Carjacking

1600 Block of Middleborough Road 21221

At 10:50 p.m., three unknown suspects approached the victim and took her car keys. They attempted to gain access to her car but were unsuccessful and then fled.


Pawnee Road and London Perry Court 21220

At 6:40 p.m., several suspects approached the juvenile victim. Two of the suspects assaulted the victim, while one suspect reached into the victim’s pockets in an attempt to steal the victim’s phone. The suspects were unsuccessful in taking the victim’s phone and then fled.

Second Degree Burglary

Unit Block of Eastern Boulevard 21221

At 2:15 a.m., an unknown suspect gained entry into the Essex Diner by breaking the glass on the side door with a large brick. The suspect then stole the store’s cash register containing cash.

Second Degree Burglary

100 Block of Eastern Boulevard 21221

At 1:55 a.m., two unknown suspects arrived at the Crabland carryout. One of the suspects broke the store window to gain entry. Once inside, the suspects stole the cash register drawer containing cash.

July 13:

First Degree Burglary

Unit Block of Barnacle Court 21221

Sometime between 6 and 8:30 p.m., an unknown suspect gained entry into the victim’s residence through a rear window and door. Once inside, the suspect stole cash, a cell phone and a watch.

July 8:

Attempted First Degree Burglary

1200 Block of Handsworth Place 21221

At 4:20 p.m., a known suspect attempted to gain entry into the rear of the victim’s residence by manipulating the rear sliding glass door and window. The suspect was unsuccessful in gaining entry.

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