Shooting reported in Middle River

Police are investigating a shooting that was reported in Middle River on Wednesday night.

At about 8 p.m., officers responded to Akin Circle and found an adult male suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police say the man was shot in the upper body following a dispute.

The suspect then fled the scene.

There has been no word on the victim's condition.

Police investigating 2 delivery driver robberies, 1 attempted burglary

robberyPolice are investigating one attempted burglary and two delivery driver robberies that were reported over the weekend.

At 3:30 p.m.on Saturday, August 5, an individual attempted to break into a home in the 2200 block of Ellen Avenue in Parkville (21234) but was scared away by the occupants.

At about 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, August 6, a delivery driver was making a pizza delivery in the 1100 block of Tace Drive in Essex (21221), when a man approached, displayed a handgun, and demanded cash. The delivery driver refused, but the suspect was able to get some cash and food from the driver.

At 11:30 p.m. on Sunday, a pizza delivery driver was making a delivery in the 9900 block of Berliner Place in Middle River (21220), when four juveniles assaulted him, took the pizza, and stole his truck keys. One of the suspects stole the victim’s cell phone and wallet from his truck and then the juveniles fled the scene.

Police investigate two commercial burglaries, one robbery

police-lightsPolice are investigating one local robbery and two burglaries that were reported on Tuesday.

At just after 1:30 a.m., two individuals threw a brick through a glass door to gain entry into the BP and McDonald’s in the 7500 block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237). Once inside, the two suspects stole a cash register and then fled the scene.

At just after 2 a.m., an individual came in through the roof of the China King restaurant, located in the 900 block of Middle River Road in Middle River (21220). The suspect removed money from the cash register, then fled the scene.

At just before noon, while in an alley in the 2100 block of Vailthorn Road in Middle River (21220), a man was robbed of his cell phone, credit card, and a personal identity item by a suspect who displayed a handgun.

Police investigate assaults, burglaries, robbery

Police GraphicPolice are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week.

At about 1:30 a.m. on July 28, an individual broke a window at the Duck’s Nest Seafood, located in the 6200 block of Hazelwood Avenue in Rosedale (21237), to gain entry and stole cash.

Sometime between noon on July 28 and 10:15 p.m. on July 30, an individual entered the Orbit Technologies construction site, located in the 5200 block of King Avenue in Rosedale (21237), and removed several spools of copper wire.

At 1:15 a.m. on July 30, two people were assaulted by two suspects in a vehicle in the area of Pawnee Road and Pocasset Court in Middle River (21220).

Sometime between 11 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. on July 30, an individual entered a shed in the 3400 block of Acton Road in Parkville (21234) and stole lawn equipment and a power washer.

At just before 2 a.m. on July 31, several individuals assaulted a man in the 600 block of Bowleys Quarters Road in Middle River (21220) and stole cash from his pockets.