Police investigating local robbery, burglaries

police-lightsPolice are investigating several robberies and burglaries that were reported this week.

At about 11:45 a.m. on Monday, October 9, three individuals entered the CVS on Compass Road in Middle River (21220) and demanded money. The suspects stole cash and numerous pharmaceuticals. Two suspects and two juvenile suspects were arrested.

At about 10 p.m. on Monday, an individual shattered the front door glass of the Kane Bag & Tarp, located in the 1200 block of 67th Street in Rosedale (21237). It is unknown if entry was made and it appeared that nothing was taken.

Also at about 10 p.m. on Monday, an individual used unknown means to crack the front door glass of Aire-Craft Heating & Cooling, also located in the 1200 block of 67th Street in Rosedale (21237). No entry was made.

Sometime between 7:30 p.m. on October 9 and 7:30 a.m. on October 10, an individual attempted to break into Granite Mr LLC, located in the 7500 block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237). The suspect cracked the front door but failed to gain entry.

Sometime between 11 p.m. on October 9 and 5 a.m. on October 10, an individual cut two holes in the fence at the BGE site located in the 9700 block of Belair Road (21236). Copper hand coils and covered copper wire were stripped and stolen.

At 11 p.m. on Tuesday, an individual broke the glass door window to gain entry into Landers Appliance, located in the 7000 block of Golden Ring Road in Rosedale (21237). Once inside, the suspect removed cash from the register and fled the scene.

Sometime between 2:30 p.m. on October 10 and 1:30 a.m. on October 11, an individual entered an apartment in the 9100 block of Oswald Way (21236) via an unlocked bedroom window. The suspect stole two handguns before fleeing.

Double-T Diner rolls to new location

Double T Diner on WheelsA popular local diner is preparing to roll to its new destination.

On Tuesday morning, the Double-T was placed on wheels in preparation for the big move.

The Double-T Diner closed close on June 10 to allow for the reconstruction of the Joppa/Belair Road corner.

The diner will now be located next to Bill’s Seafood at Belair and Brookfield Roads.

A CVS Pharmacy will be built at the current diner location.

An arrangement was negotiated to preserve the diner, move it east, and improve the entire intersection, complete with improved landscaping and aesthetic features.

Local officials say that the arrangement preserved more than 40 jobs at the location.

The Double-T Diner is expected to reopen in late 2017 and the new CVS Pharmacy will open in early 2018.

Double-T Diner in Perry Hall to close in June for reconstruction of Joppa, Belair Road Corner

Double T Diner Perry HallA Perry Hall landmark will soon be closing its doors temporarily and relocating.

The Double-T Diner will close on June 10 for approximately six months to allow for the reconstruction of the Joppa/Belair Road corner in downtown Perry Hall.

During that time, the diner will move east to be located next to Bill’s Seafood at Belair and Brookfield Roads.

A CVS Pharmacy will be built at the current diner location.

An arrangement has been negotiated to preserve the diner, move it east, and improve the entire intersection, complete with improved landscaping and aesthetic features.

Local officials say that the arrangement preserved more than 40 jobs at the location, and it should also improve the look of this busy Perry Hall intersection.

It is expected that the diner will reopen in late 2017 and CVS Pharmacy will open in early 2018.

Man attempts to rob CVS in Carney Village Shopping Center

cvsPolice say someone tried to rob the CVS Pharmacy in the Carney Village Shopping Center this week.

At about 10:30 a.m. on Thursday morning, the suspect entered the CVS located in the 9600 block of Harford Road.

Upon entering the store, the man implied that he had a gun and demanded that the cashier open the cash register.

When the cashier refused to do so, the suspect fled the scene.

No one was injured in the incident, which remains under investigation.