Police in Howard County are investigating a string of break-ins of shops and other businesses in Columiba, all committed late Tuesday into early Wednesday, and all in close proximity.

Here is a list from the Howard County Police Department:

"6400 block of Dobbin Center Way:

Tan Stand: Front glass door of business shattered. Cash was taken.
Pei Wei: Front glass door of business shattered. Unknown what was taken at this time.
Max Muscle: Glass at front of business shattered. Cash was taken.
LA Boxing: Glass at front of business shattered. Cash was taken.
Sport Clips: Glass at front of business shattered. Unknown what was taken at this time.
Qdoba: Glass at front of business shattered. Cash was taken.


9400 block of Snowden River Parkway:

Domino’s Pizza: Glass at front of business shattered. Nothing taken from business.
Comics to Astonish: Front glass door of business shattered. Nothing taken from the business.
Royal Pizza: Front glass door of business shattered. Registers and cash taken.

6900 block of Oakland Mills Road:
Ledo’s Pizza: Front glass of business was shattered, but no entry was gained.

6400 block of Dobbin Road:
Sushi King: Front glass door of business shattered. Cash was taken."

Anyone iwth information is urged to call: 410-313-STOP. You can remain anonymous.