Gunman posing as police officer threatens men in Towson lot [Crime Log]

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 claiming to be a Baltimore City Police officer threatened two men in the parking lot of an apartment complex in the 8000 block of York Road and then assaulted an intoxicated woman in her apartment, police report. According to the report, between 2:30 and 3:30 a.m. on July 22, a man posing as police pointed a pistol and the men in the lot of Cardiff Hall Apartments, located across the street from Towson University. Then man then assaulted the woman, police said. No further information was available.


Breezewick Circle, 900 block, between 10 p.m. July 9 and 2:21 p.m. July 10.Cars of three residents were ransacked. A handicapped placard was stolen from one vehicle.

Loch Raven Boulevard, 8400 block, 8:30 p.m. July 25. A pedestrian was stabbed by an unknown man. No further details available. 

Joppa Road, 1600 block, 12:25 p.m. July 24. A man robbed the Suntrust Bank after handing a teller note demanding cash or he would begin killing people. No weapon was seen.

Overbrook Road, 1000 block, between 9:30 p.m. July 24 and 7 a.m. July 25. A laptop, keys and sunglasses were stolen from vehicle.

Acorn Circle, unit block, between 5:15 a.m. and 5 p.m. July 21. Cash, jewelry and other items stolen from a locked apartment.

Midhurst Road, 100 block, between 10 a.m. July 20 and 7 a.m. July 21. Two Trek hybrid bikes stolen from open garage.

Loch Ness Road, 1600 block, between 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. July 21. Bicycle secured by lock stolen from backyard.

Dowling Circle, unit block, between 11:30 a.m.  and 1 p.m. July 21. Camcorder, sneakers, jewelry and cash stolen from apartment.

Concordia Drive, 1100 block, between 9 pm. July 18 and 8:30 a.m. July 19. A 2005 Toyota Prius stolen from rear of house. iPad belonging to Montgomery College had been left in vehicle. 

Hunt Valley

Cuba Road, 14000 block, between 12 p.m. Sept. 19, 2013 and 1:23 p.m. July 17. Two air conditioners stolen from home.

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