Towson Crime Log: Man robbed at knifepoint, cut on forearm

Baltimore County Police say a man was robbed last week near Towson and cut on his arm by assailants who took his cash and a cell phone.

According to the police report, the incident occurred at 8 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4, in the 6600 block of Collinsdale Road.


Police said the victim was robbed at knifepoint by two men while walking to his car.

The assailants put a knife to the man's neck, said "You know what time it is" and "Kick it out," according to the report. The victim gave the thieves cash and a black cell phone, and was cut on his left forearm.


In addition to this incident, the following items were 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.


Coventry Road, 600 block, between 11 p.m. Oct. 6 and 8:50 a.m. Oct. 7. Black leather wallet stolen from unlocked vehicle. Two vehicles ransacked.

Dowling Circle, unit block, at 12:45 p.m. Oct. 6. Rear bedroom window broken. Nothing taken.

Campus View Drive, 400 block, between 11:30 p.m. Oct. 5 and 2:30 p.m. Oct. 6. Burglar gained entry to apartment by cutting screen. No items taken.

Fairmount Avenue, 500 block, between 2 p.m. Sept. 29 and 6 p.m. Oct. 2. Laptop stolen from Metro Public Adjustment Inc.

Collinsdale Road, 6500 block, between 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Oct. 1. A 1996 Dodge Neon, Maryland tag number 4AC0061, stolen. Police report said two juveniles were involved.

Castle Drive, 500 block, between 7 p.m. Sept. 30 and 12 p.m. Oct. 1. Two vacuum cleaners stolen from apartment. Thief entered through window.


Greenside Drive, 9700 block, between 9 p.m. Sept. 26 and 7 p.m. Sept. 28. Unsuccessful attempt to pry open doors, locks and window at County Home Park.

Bridgelake Circle, unit block, between 10:30 p.m. Sept. 26 and 11:05 a.m. Sept. 27. Coins stolen from laundry machines. Door to laundry room forced open.

Beaver Dam Road, 10600 block, between 8:30 p.m. and 9 p.m. Sept. 21. Copper wire stolen from unlocked vehicle at DEL Electric. Fence cut to get into secured lot.



Valley Court Road, 400 block, between 3 p.m. Oct. 6 and 10:30 a.m. Oct. 7. House ransacked. Unknown if anything taken. Entry through rear sliding door.

Valley Court Road, 300 block, between 7 and 10 p.m. Oct. 6. House ransacked. Nintendo DS, 30 Nintendo games, iPad, bracelet stolen. Entry through rear window.

East Padonia Road, 100 block, between 7:30 and 7:45 p.m. Oct. 5. Bicycle stolen from open garage.

Ridgefield Road, 100 block, between 8:30 p.m. Oct. 2 and 12:45 a.m. Oct. 3. Cash, an iPad and iPad Nano stolen. Entry through kitchen window after screen cut and tossed in back yard.

Wendslow Place, unit block, between 7 p.m. Sept. 30 and 11:40 a.m. Oct. 1. Vehicle ransacked. Unknown if anything taken.

Seminary Avenue, unit block, between 12:01 a.m. Sept. 29 and noon Sept. 30. Three offices were broken into and prescription pads were stolen from dental office of Edwin Hurd. Offices of Metro Express of Baltimore were ransacked, but unknown if anything was taken. A door panel was kicked in at a third office, but the office wasn't entered.

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