Laurel police report felonies, arrests and property crimes. Prince George's County police report violent crimes and property crimes. Anne Arundel County police report major crimes.
City of Laurel
Baltimore Avenue, 14700 block, Nov. 26. Shoplifting.
Clays Lane, 500 block, Nov. 25. Forced-entry burglary.
Morris Drive, 100 block, Nov. 25. Theft of motor vehicle parts/accessories
Prince George's County
Briarwood Drive, 13700 block, Nov. 30. Theft from auto.
Laurel Bowie Road, 13600 block, Nov. 28. Robbery.
Hunting Lane, 8800 block, Nov. 29. Break-in report.
Haynes Road, 15700 block, Nov. 29. Break-in report.
Laurel Bowie Road, 13300 block, Nov. 29. Theft.
Cherry Lane, 8700 block, Nov. 29. Theft.
Old Stagecoach Road, 13000 block, Nov. 28. Theft.
Basswood Terrace, 11200 block, Nov. 26. Theft from auto.
Avebury Drive, 13600 block, Nov. 27. Theft from auto.
Baltimore Ave., 13400 block, Nov. 27. Stolen vehicle.
Briarwood Drive, 13700 block, Nov. 26. Break-in report.
Anne Arundel County
Laurel Fort Meade Road, 3400 block, 7:35 p.m. Dec. 8. Armed robbery reported by man who said two males held handgun to his head, took money from pockets. Victor T. Cooper, 23, of Bogalusa Drive in Laurel, arrested and charged with robbery, first-degree assault and theft. Police searching for second suspect.
Corridor Marketplace, 3300 block, 8:02 p.m. Dec. 8. Man shoplifting struggles with Weis security guard, takes guard's handgun and fires shots in store before fleeing with gun. No injuries.
Anyone with information on any of these crimes can call the appropriate police department: city of Laurel, 301-498-0092; Prince George's County, 1-866-643-236; Anne Arundel County, 1-866-756-2587.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun