Carjacking reported in Overlea-Fullerton, Dollar Tree vandalized in Rosedale

CarjackingUPDATE: A subsequent investigation has determined that the carjacking “victim” falsified his report – click here for details.

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Police are investigating a carjacking that was reported in Overlea-Fullerton and an attempted burglary at a Rosedale store.

At 1:45 a.m. on Friday, October 12, an individual broke the window near the front door of the Dollar Tree located in the 1700-block of Chesaco Avenue in Rosedale (21237). Nothing was stolen.


At 9:30 p.m. on Friday, two individuals forcibly removed a man from his vehicle at the intersection of Marion Avenue and Henry Avenue in Overlea-Fullerton (21236). The two suspects then fled the scene in the victim’s vehicle.

At 1:45 a.m. on Sunday, October 14, after a burglar alarm sounded, police saw a man running from the front of the Resco Electronics, located in the 4900-block of Mercantile Road in White Marsh (21236) and entering a vehicle. After a brief vehicle pursuit and foot chase, two suspects were taken into custody. No items were reported stolen.

Perry Hall home, storage unit burglarized

burglaryPolice are investigating several local burglaries that were reported this week.

Sometime between 8 a.m. on Monday, October 8, and 8 a.m. on Wednesday, October 10, an individual broke into a storage unit at Self StorageOne, located in the 7700-block of Rossville Boulevard (21236). The suspect then stole several tools from the unit and fled.

Sometime between 11 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10 and 5 a.m. on Thursday, October 11, an individual broke into the McDonald’s located in the 6300-block of Kenwood Avenue in Rosedale (21237) by prying open the drive through window. The suspect removed empty cash register drawers and the donation jar of change from the counter. The register drawers were recovered.


Sometime between 2 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, an individual broke into a residence on Lincoln Woods Way in Perry Hall (21128) and stole various electronic devices and two pairs of shoes.

At 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, an individual broke the front door glass of the R.P. Liquors, located in the 100-block of Back River Neck Road in Essex (21221) to gain entry. Once inside, the suspect stole cigarettes and liquor. The suspect was arrested.

Suspects in Essex police chase identified

Police LightsThe two suspects who led police on a pursuit through northeastern Baltimore County on Friday have been identified.

The driver has been identified as Melissa Joyce Moen, of the 100-block of Wiltshire Road in Essex (21221), and the passenger has been identified as Christopher Levar Cox, of the 300-block of Magnolia Terrace in Essex (21221).

The two suspects were wanted in connection with a homicide in Virginia.

They are currently being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center pending extradition procedures.


The pair are also facing burglary and theft charges.


Carney gas station robbed, Essex man assaulted during robbery

Police GraphicPolice are investigating a pair of robberies that were reported on Monday.

At just before noon on October 1, an individual entered the Carroll Independent Fuel store located in the 9200-block of Harford Road in Carney (21234) and, at gunpoint, demanded money from the register. The suspect took the cash, then fled in a vehicle.

At just after 4:15 p.m. on Monday, a shotgun was stolen from a fenced-in yard in the 900-block of Arncliffe Road in Essex (21221) by a large group of juveniles and adults. When the victim attempted to retrieve the shotgun from the suspects, he was physically assaulted. All suspects were arrested at the scene.

Police investigating Rosedale carjacking, Essex stabbing

Police LightsPolice are investigating a local carjacking and stabbing that were reported this month.

At just before 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, September 17, three individuals, at gunpoint, forced a woman out of her vehicle in the 8100-block of Callo Lane in Rosedale (21237).  The suspects then fled with the woman’s vehicle and cell phone.

At just before 4:45 p.m. on Wednesday, September 26, a man assaulted and stabbed another man in the 1000-block of Old Eastern Avenue in Essex (21221).  The suspect then stole the victim’s medications. The suspect was later identified and subsequently arrested.