Police investigate robbery, 2 burglaries

Police GraphicPolice are investigating a robbery and a pair of burglaries that were reported this week.

At just before 4:45 a.m. on Tuesday, May 22, an individual approached a man in the area of Middleborough Road and Queens Borough Road in Essex (21221), brandished a knife, and demanded money. The suspect then fled the scene.


At just after 3:15 a.m. on Wednesday, May 23, an individual entered a residence in the 3100 block of Parktowne Road in Parkville (21234) and stole a wallet and keys. The wallet was recovered at the scene.

At just before 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 24, an employee entered an unoccupied room prior to check out at the Regal Inn in Rosedale (21237) and attempted to steal a ring. The ring was recovered.

Police investigate robbery, 3 burglaries

police-lightsPolice are investigating a robbery and three burglaries that were over the past this week.

Sometime between midnight and 1 a.m. on Saturday, August 12, a suspect entered a residence in the 8000 block of Old Philadelphia Road in Rosedale (21237) and stole a vehicle key, personal identity items, and a wallet. A vehicle was also stolen and later recovered.

Sometime between 11 p.m. on August 14 and 6:30 a.m. on August 15, an individual gained entry to a residence in the 3300 block of Parktowne Road in Parkville (21234) through a rear unlocked window.  The suspect took keys to two vehicles. One vehicle was stolen and recovered nearby.


Sometime between 11:30 p.m. on August 14 and 6:50 a.m. on August 15, an individual opened an unlocked window to a residence in the 3300 block of Texas Avenue in Parkville (21234) and removed keys that were hanging on the wall. It does not appear entry to the residence was gained.

At just before 1: 30 p.m. on Thursday, August 17, an individual displayed a gun and forcibly stole cash from a man in the 100 block of Lyndale Avenue in Overlea (21236). The suspect was later arrested.

Water main break affects 70 Parkville homes

Water Main BreakCrews were working to repair a water main break in Parkville on Monday morning.

The break occurred at just after 8 p.m. on Sunday evening near Wilson Avenue and Parktowne Road.


The Baltimore City Department of Public Works, which handles water issues in Baltimore County, says that about 70 homes are without water in the area.

A nearby Taco Bell and an Auto Zone have also been affected.

There has been no estimate given on time needed for repair.