The following is compiled from police reports. The Howard County Times includes descriptions of perpetrators only when the description makes identification possible.
North Ridge Road, 3200 block, 8:05 p.m. Jan. 4. Victim was walking to vehicle when three men approached and forced him into vehicle. Credit cards, cash and clothing stolen. Men exited vehicle. Victim uninjured.
In other news from the Crime Log:
Washington Boulevard, 8700 block, 4:45 p.m. Jan. 5. Entry gained to gas station. Man with handgun approached clerk and demanded money. Clerk complied and man fled.
Washington Boulevard, 9800 block, 2:49 a.m. Jan. 3. Entry gained to DSI Mobile by breaking front window. Stereo equipment stolen.
Whiskey Bottom Road, 9200 block, between Dec. 30 and Jan. 6. Entry gained to residence by forcing open rear door. Television stolen.
Daybreak Circle, 6000 block, between 8 p.m. Jan. 1 and 5 a.m. Jan. 2. Entry gained by breaking lock on rear door to Bagel Bin. Cash stolen.
If you have any further information about these crimes, call Howard County police at 410-313-2200.