The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.
A man attempted to strangle a woman in Timonium after the two argued over medications, a police report states. According to the report, the couple were arguing at a residence in the unit block of West Ridgely Road at 7:15 on May 11. The man beat and then attempted to strangle the woman and then fled. Lawrence Gregory Blue, 29, of the 900 block of Shirley Manor Road, 21136, was arrested and charged with first-degree robbery and assault.
Bomont Road, 700 block, between 10:20 a.m. May 9 and 1 p.m. May 12. Sterling silver place settings stolen after entry gained through unlocked window.
Medburt Road, 200 block, between 1:50 p.m. and 3:25 p.m. May 7. Laptop, coins, currency, costume jewelry, St. Paul's School class ring, iPad stolen after entry gained through unlocked basement door.
Bridgeman Terrace, 700 block, between 11:30 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. May 10. Xbox, video game, cash stolen from house.
Doxbury Road, 1500 block, between 7 a.m. and 8:30 p.m. May 9. Two laptops, 75 pairs of costume earrings, diamond earrings stolen from house.
Cottage Lane, 1500 block between 12 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. May 9. Laptop, jewelry stolen, after rock thrown through sliding doors to gain entry.
Dunkirk Road, 700 block, between 6:30 p.m. May 9 and 6:30 a.m. May 10. Copper water pipes stolen from basement after window broken to gain entry.
Dellsway Road, 1500 block, at 9:20 p.m. May 9. 2010 Honda Accord, with Maryland tag number 7AB9262, stolen after entry gained through unlocked rear basement door and keys to car taken.
Raven Hill Road, 6600 block, between 2 a.m. and 2:30 a.m. May 8. Unknown device used to blow up mailbox.
York Road, 1600 block, between 6 p.m. May 7 and 8:25 a.m. May 8. Glass door broken at Watson's Fireplace and Patio. No items taken.
Melanchton Road, 300 block, at 2:45 p.m. May 7. Bicycle pump stolen from garage, found across the street.
Saddletop Court, unit block, between 8:30 a.m. and 11:40 a.m. May 7. Items stolen from apartment after front door pried open to gain entry. Television, two laptops stolen from next-door apartment after forced entry. Two televisions, laptop stolen from third apartment after forced entry. A fourth apartment was entry, but no items were stolen.