UPDATE: The two men who attempted to rob a woman behind a Middle River church have been arrested.
Original story below…
NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week.
At just after 8:45 p.m. on Wednesday, April 15, an individual broke into a shed in the 8000-block of Hillendale Road (21234). The suspect stole two dirt bikes and lawn equipment from the shed and basement.
At 3:30 a.m. on Thursday, April 16, an individual entered an unsecured door at the Dunkin’ Donuts located in the 9400-block of Harford Road in Carney (21234). The suspect attempted to open the cash registers and rummaged through lockers. The suspect then fled the scene on a bicycle.
Between 3 p.m. on Saturday, April 18, and 4:45 a.m. on Monday, April 20, an individual pried open the side window at Eastern Auto Sales, located in the 1600-block of Old Eastern Boulevard in Essex (21221), then stole electronic equipment.
At 8:30 a.m. on Sunday, April 19, an individual entered a secured boat pier in the area of Mariners Point Drive in Middle River (21220), then lowered someone’s boat into the water using a boat lift at the victim’s slip. The boat was then towed away by another unknown boat.
At just after 4 a.m. on Monday, April 20, two individuals attempted to enter The Gun Shop and Fishing Tackle, located in the 1600-block of Eastern Boulevard in Essex (21221) through the roof but their attempts failed.
At 10:15 p.m. on Monday, two suspects approached the victim in the alley way behind a church located in the area of Bird River Road at Middle River Road in Middle River (21220). One suspect displayed a BB gun and both suspects assaulted the victim by pulling at the victim’s arms and clothing. The suspects looked for money in the victim’s pockets then fled the scene. Both suspects were later arrested.