Armed men rob, assault pair in Towson [Crime Log]

The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.

Meridian Lane and Burke Avenue, 11:35 p.m. June 12. Two men confronted by gunman armed with two handguns who stole cash, phones and wallets from them. One victim struck in the head with handgun.



Murdock Road, unit block between 7 a.m. and 5:35 p.m June 12. Electronics among items stolen during a burglary. All items except stuffed toy recovered.


Falkirk Road, 6400 block, between 9:30 p.m. June 12 and 5 a.m. June 13. Dodge Caravan stolen from parking space in front of house.

Providence Road, 800 block, 3:30 p.m. June 13. Man arriving home confronted two intruders and engaged in a physical struggle. Male intruder said they were in the house to fix the furnace but were stealing laptop and miscellaneous items. Laptop recovered.

Hopkins Road, 400 block, between 10 a.m. June 12 and 10 a.m. June 13. Two bikes stolen from garage.

Falls Road, 6500 block, between 9 p.m. June 11 and 6:30 a.m. June 12. Copper condensing unit line sets, 10 extension cords, two rolls of bronze aluminum coil stock, impact gun, tin snips, level, T-square and tool belt stolen from construction site. Window broken to gain entry.

Sherwood Road, 6300 block, 2:31 a.m. June 11. Honda Accord stolen from Sherwood Auto Service.

East Joppa Road, 1500 block, 5 p.m. June 9. A bicyclist was pulled off his bike and pushed into an unidentified hotel room where asssailants reportedly kicked bicyclist, stripped him of his clothing and stole bicyclist's phone, money and cigarettes. Three men arrested.

Southerly Road, 900 block, 8:47 p.m. June 8. Unknown material was ignited in stairwell of The Quarters.

Stoneleigh Road, 700 block, between 8 a.m. and 6 p.m. June 8. Two bicycles stolen from garage.

Acorn Circle, unit block, between 9 a.m. and 5:45 p.m. June 5. Bag, cash, bottle of Hennessey brandy, iPad mini, Xbox game controller and other items stolen.


West Timonium Road, 100 block, 1:40 a.m. June 14. Sunoco Station robbed of cash register drawer at gunpoint.

Lincoln Avenue, 300 block, between 5 p.m. June 5 and noon June 6. Chipper-shredder stolen from driveway in rear of house.


York Road, 1200 block, between 1 p.m. June 4 and 8:20 a.m. June 5. Tool stolen from property. No forced entry.


Gelding Drive, 10000 block, between 9 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. June 10. Resident discovered purse and cash stolen from bedroom closet after arriving home and finding front door ajar.

Breezy Hill Court, unit block, between 7 a.m. and 7:25 p.m. June 9. Apartment ransacked and electronics and other items stolen. Front window forced open.

Breezy Hill Court, unit block between 9:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. June 9. Tablet and Nintendo DS stolen after door kicked open to gain entry.

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