68-year-old robbed at gunpoint in Catonsville neighborhood: Catonsville and Arbutus area crime

A 68-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint while on an early morning walk in Catonsville, police said.

The victim was finishing a morning walk in the unit block of Hillview Drive around 4:36 a.m. Dec. 14 when two suspects who followed the man in a sedan to his home got out of the car, approached him with a handgun and demanded his belongings, according to law enforcement.


The victim handed over his jacket and wallet, and was not injured, police said.

The suspects then fled in the vehicle.


In other police and public safety news, the following have been compiled from local police reports from the Wilkens Precinct.

Baltimore National Pike, 6400 block, 21228. Dec. 16, 10:40 p.m. Popeyes robbed of chicken.

McDowell Lane, 4100 block, 21227. Dec. 15, 10:10 a.m. Bag stolen from residence.

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McDowell Lane, 4100 block, 21227. Dec. 15, 5 p.m. Items stolen from home.

Leeds Avenue, 1000 block, 21229. Dec. 15, 5:53 p.m. Driver carjacked by two armed suspects.

Edmondson Avenue, 5300 block, 21228. Dec. 12, 5:08 p.m. Gun discharged during attempted robbery.

Yarnall Road, 2700 block, 21227. Dec. 10, 10 a.m. Jewelry stolen from home.

North Rolling Road, 700 block, 21228. Dec. 10, 3:50 a.m. ATM stolen from Shell gas station.


Baltimore National Pike, 5600 block, 21228. Dec. 9, 9:39 p.m. CVS Pharmacy robbed with wrench.

Cherrydell Road, 100 block, 21228. Dec. 9, 12:10 a.m. Woman assaulted, robbed.