Overlea bank, Nottingham delivery driver robbed

police-lightsPolice are investigating two robberies and an attempted robbery that have been reported in the Nottingham, Parkville, and Overlea areas.

At about 8:30 p.m. on Friday, July 21, while attempting to deliver pizzas on Duntore Place in Nottingham (21236), the driver was assaulted by five to seven suspects. The suspects stole one of the victim's pizzas and then fled the scene.

At about 4 a.m. on Sunday, July 23, an individual attempted to open the drive through window at the McDonald's located in the 7300 block of McClean Boulevard in Parkville (21234). An employee called the police, at which time, the suspect fled the scene in a vehicle.

At just after 2:30 p.m. on Monday, July 24, an individual entered the M&T Bank located in the 7600 block of Belair Road in Overlea (21236). The suspect, implying a weapon, demanded money from a teller and then fled the scene.

Apartment fire reported in Parkville

Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday night apartment fire in the Hillendale area of Parkville.

At about 9:45 p.m., fire personnel responded to the area of Dowling Circle, 21234.

At the scene, firefighters found heavy smoke inside the building.

The building is now being evacuated.

Motorists should use caution in the area.

Police investigating 3 burglaries, 2 robberies

Police GraphicPolice are investigating three local burglaries and two local robberies that have been reported over the past week.

Sometime between midnight and 1 p.m. on Wednesday, July 12, an individual forced the door open to the detached shed in the 1300 block of Seling Avenue in Rosedale (21237) and stole two commercial fans.

Sometime between 7:30 a.m. and 5:10 p.m. on Thursday, July 13, an individual broke into a residence in the 2900 block of Edgewood Avenue in Parkville (21234) by shattering the rear door window glass. Prescription medication, a BB gun, and paperwork were stolen.

At 3:15 a.m. on Saturday, July 15, an individual entered a on Belhaven Drive in Nottingham (21236) through an unlocked door. Once inside, the suspect stole vehicle keys and then stole a vehicle that was parked in the driveway.

At 7:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 16, an individual entered the Royal Farms store located in the 12500 block of Eastern Avenue in Middle River (21220) and assaulted a man as he attempted to remove the man’s cell phone and money from his pockets. The suspect then fled the scene in a vehicle.

At about 12:40 a.m. on Monday, July 17, three individual took cash from a man’s pocket along Elinor Avenue in Nottingham (21236). The suspects then entered the man’s home and stole medication before fleeing the scene.

Parkville water main break affecting 50 homes

Water Main BreakCrews are on the scene of a Monday morning water main break in Parkville.

The Department of Public Works says that a 6-inch main has ruptured in the 8700 block of Wendell Avenue, 21234.

Approximately 50 services and 2 fire hydrants have been affected by the break.

There has been no ETA on repair time.

Motorists should use caution in the area.