Multiple robberies reported over the weekend

robberyPolice are investigating several robberies that were reported over the past weekend.

At just after 4:15 a.m. on Friday, July 6, two individuals, one of whom was armed, knocked on someone’s door in the 600-block of Delaware Avenue in Essex (21221). Once the victim opened the door, the suspects entered and stole jewelry, a wallet, money, and medication. The suspects then fled the scene.

At 4:45 a.m. on Friday, an individual was walking in the area of Hazelwood Avenue and Ellinwood Road in Rosedale (21237) when a suspect brandished a knife and demanded money. The victim gave the suspect money and a bank card, and the suspect then left in a vehicle.


At 1:15 p.m. on Saturday, July 7, a woman reported that at 8 p.m. on Friday, she was approached and assaulted by two individuals in the area of Middleborough Road and Queens Purchase Road in Essex (21221) . The suspects also stole the victim’s belongings.

At just before 9 p.m. on Saturday, after an altercation had taken place, a juvenile was robbed of his personal property by another juvenile in the 2600-block of Rader Avenue in Parkville (21234). The suspect stole clothing, a cell phone, and cash from the victim. The suspect was arrested.

Assault reported in Essex, burglary reported in Nottingham, Essex construction site burglarized

Police LightsPolice are investigating three burglaries and an assault that were reported over the past week.

At just after 6 p.m. on Friday, May 11, two men got into a physical altercation in the 600 block of Delaware Avenue in Essex (21221).  One man took out a knife and cut the other man. The victim was taken to a local hospital and the suspect was arrested.

Sometime between 5 p.m. on Friday, May 11 and 7:30 a.m. on Monday, May 14, an individual broke into a construction in the 900 block of Thompson Boulevard in Essex (21221). Once inside, the suspect stole two computer mouse devices, then fled the scene.


Sometime between 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 12, and 1:45 p.m. on Sunday, May 13, an individual broke into a residence on Dunhaven Place (21236) via a bedroom window and stole several electronic devices.

Sometime between 2 and 3 p.m. on Monday, May 14, an individual entered an apartment in the 2200 block of Lowell Ridge Road in Parkville (21234). Once inside, the suspect flipped the mattresses and opened the dresser drawers in both bedrooms. Nothing appeared to have been stolen.

Police investigating fatal Essex motorcycle crash

Fatal CrashPolice are investigating a fatal Wednesday evening motorcycle crash in Essex.

At just before 5:30 p.m. on April 12, paramedics responded to a crash at the intersection of South Taylor Avenue and Delaware Avenue.


Investigators have determined that a motorcycle was traveling westbound on Delaware Avenue when it struck the driver’s side of an SUV that was traveling southbound on South Taylor Avenue. 

The driver of the motorcycle was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where he was later pronounced dead. 

The motorcycle driver has been identified as 52-year-old Franklin Sanders Jr., Essex. The driver of the Jeep Commander, 46-year-old Duane Hyer, of Essex, was taken to MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center. His condition is unknown at this time. 

Baltimore County Police continue to investigate this fatal crash.