Police are investigating two local robberies and say that a suspect was arrested following a Parkville burglary.
At 11:40 p.m. on Friday, March 9, two individuals asked another individual for a lighter on Benoni Circle in Middle River (21220). When the victim approached, the suspects threw him against a shed, placed an object into his back, and stated that it was a gun. The suspects removed the victim’s cash and property, threw him to the ground, and then fled on foot.
At 8 p.m. on Saturday, March 10, two individuals robbed a pizza delivery driver at knife-point in the 1400 Block of Hadwick Drive in Essex (21221). The suspects demanded the victim’s money and then fled the scene.
At 9:45 a.m. on Wednesday, March 14, a man entered an apartment in the 9300 block of Flagstone Drive in Parkville (21234) and stole prescription medication. The suspect was arrested at the scene.
UPDATE: The victim has died from his injuries – click here for details.
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Police are responding to the scene of a Friday night shooting in Essex.
At about 8:15 p.m., officers responded to the area of Ashbridge Drive at Hadwick Drive for a report of shots fired.
At the scene, police found one shooting victim.
There has been no word on the victim’s condition.
Police are investigating two local robberies that were reported over the weekend.
At 2:15 a.m. on Sunday, June 18, three armed individuals robbed a man at gunpoint in the 8000 block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237). The suspects stole the victim’s money and two cell phones. All three suspects then fled the scene in a vehicle.
At 12:05 a.m. on Monday, June 19, two individuals robbed a man in the 1400 block of Hadwick Drive in Essex (21221). The two suspects displayed a handgun and robbed the victim of his cell phone and wallet. The two suspects then fled the scene.