Crime, Police/Fire

Robberies reported in Parkville, Middle River, Essex

Police are investigating a series of robberies that were reported this week. At 10 a.m. on Monday, July 23, a man was sitting in his van in the 2500-block of Putty Hill Avenue in Parkville (21234) when another man came up behind him, placed a knife to his side, and demanded money. The victim complied and then ran from the van to …