Police are investigating three local robberies that took place over the past week.
At about 5:45 p.m. on Saturday, December 30, two individuals assaulted a man in the 700 block of Eastern Boulevard in Essex (21221) and stole his cell phone. The suspects then fled in a vehicle.
At just after 5 p.m. on Monday, January 1, two individuals entered the Metro PCS store located in the 1700 block of Chesaco Avenue in Rosedale (21237) and demanded the money from the cash register. The suspects also demanded the wireless remotes that were on display. The victim placed the money and remotes in a bag and then both suspects fled the scene.
At just after 10 p.m. on Monday, an armed man entered the Pizzamore restaurant located in the 6000 block of Radecke Avenue (21206), went behind the counter, and stole cash from the register. The suspect also stole wallets and cash from the three victims behind the counter and then fled on foot.
Police are investigating a trio of local crimes that were reported on Christmas Eve and on Christmas Day.
At just after 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, December 24, an individual lunged at another individual in the 2900 block of Eastern Boulevard in Middle River (21220) with a knife. The suspect cut the victim and demanded his money. The suspect was arrested at the scene.
At about 6:45 a.m. on Monday, December 25, an armed individual entered the Carroll Fuel gas station located in the 9500 block of Pulaski Highway in Middle River (21220) and demanded that the clerk open the cash register. The suspect took cash from the register and also took the clerk’s purse. The suspect then fled the scene on foot. Some of the clerk’s belongings were later recovered.
At just before 5:30 p.m. on Monday, an individual entered the OST Trucking Co. Inc., located in the 1200 block of 68th Street in Rosedale (21237) via a window. Once inside, two laptop computers were stolen and the suspects then fled in a vehicle.
Police are investigating two burglaries and a robbery that were reported over the past week.
At about 10 a.m. on Thursday, December 14, an individual entered an apartment on Swampscott Court (21234) and stole a cell phone and a pair of sneakers.
Sometime between 5 p.m. on Saturday, December 16, and 4 p.m. on Tuesday, December 19, an individual gained entry into a residence in the 5700 block of Station Road (21162) by breaking a small basement window and forcing open the basement interior door. No property appeared to be missing.
At 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, December 19, two individuals approached a woman in a parking lot in the 500 block of Eastern Boulevard in Essex (21221). One of the suspects assaulted the victim and stole her purse. The suspects both fled but were apprehended shortly after the incident occurred.
UPDATE: The vehicle and baby have been found. Suspect is in custody.
Original story below…
Police are searching for a woman who stole car with a baby inside in Essex.
At just after 10:30 a.m. on Monday, a woman said that her car was stolen by a female passenger, an acquaintance, after the woman left her car running and ran into the 7-Eleven located at 836 Eastern Boulevard (21221).
The victim’s 6-month-old baby was sitting in the back seat of the vehicle.
The vehicle is described as a black Mazda with Maryland plate number 88730CC and was last seen heading toward Baltimore City.
Anyone with information in this vehicle is asked to call 911 immediately.