Towson area crime log

The following is compiled from local police reports. It is our policy to provide identification when there is enough information to make identification possible.

Towson area:


York Road, 500 block. Jan. 22 at noon. Wells Fargo Bank branch was robbed.

Darnall Road, 6500 block. Jan. 20 between 9:30 p.m. and 10:11 p.m. Vehicle parked in unlocked garage ransacked. Power tools and sports equipment stolen.


Ruxton Green Court, unit block. Jan. 19 between 6:24 p.m. and 6:31 p.m. A man attempted to enter a residence by using hip to knock the door in but was unsuccessful.

Hillspoint Court, unit block. Jan. 19 between 5:30 p.m. and 6:44 p.m. Front door and door frame of a residence damaged. Nothing stolen.

Loch Raven Boulevard, 6700 block. Jan. 19 at 9:35 a.m. Officer on patrol recovered a stolen vehicle after running the license plate.

Witherwood Court, unit block. Jan. 19 between 2:30 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. Home entered through unlocked front door. Cell phone and wallet stolen.

Linden Terrace, unit block. Jan. 18 between 9:15 a.m. and 9:27 a.m. Vehicle parked next to a home stolen with the keys in the ignition. Owner pursued the thief in a second vehicle and recovered the car.

Circle Road, 1800 block. Jan. 19 between 8:15 a.m. and 9:25 p.m. Front door of a residence forced open. Nothing stolen.

Black Rock Road, 3000 block. Jan. 18 between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. Glock handgun stolen from glove compartment of vehicle.

East Pennsylvania Avenue, 400 block. Jan. 14 between 3:30 a.m. and 4 a.m. A man cut the back screen door of a residence and entered through unlocked back door. He was confronted by the resident and struck in the face with a frying pan before leaving through back door. Nothing taken.


Cockeysville area:

Timonium Road, 600 block. Jan. 19 between 7 p.m. and 7:05 p.m. A man entered a home by breaking a glass door but was scared away by the homeowner. Nothing taken.

Othoridge Road, 100 block. Jan. 19 at 11:57 a.m. Someone attempted to enter a home through basement window but was unsuccessful.

Happy Hollow Road, 12200 block. Jan. 19 between 2:30 a.m. and 3 a.m. Two people were observed entering an unlocked vehicle parked in a driveway before leaving in a separate vehicle. The vehicle was later stopped, and property from multiple burglaries was recovered.

York Road, 11100 block. Jan. 18 at 3:54 p.m. PNC Bank in Cockeysville robbed. The thief fled on foot and was not found.

Victoria Falls Drive, unit block. Jan. 16 at 4:34 p.m. Package stolen from residence.


York Road, 2000 block. Between Jan. 16 at 2:45 p.m. and Jan. 17 at 5:57 a.m. Penske truck stolen.

Cleghorn Road, 12200 block. Jan. 3 between 3:30 a.m. and 6:30 a.m. Wallet stolen from unlocked vehicle. Credit cards used in Cockeysville, Dundalk and Essex.

Western Run Road, 1700 block. Between Nov. 24 at 11 p.m. and Jan. 18 at 6 p.m. Jewelry stolen from residence.