BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 2200 block of Pentland Drive reported someone broke into her home between July 31 and yesterday through a window and stole property valued at more than $1,000.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Employees of Owens' Bar and Restaurant in the 5300 block of Belair Road reported that someone forced open a door of their building early yesterday and forced open a poker machine. Police said an unknown sum of coins was stolen.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Someone broke into TC garage owned by a police officer assigned to the district and stole nearly $400 worth of property. Police said the garage, in the 2900 block of Montebello Terrace, was entered between Sunday and yesterday by someone who opened an unlocked door.
ROBBERY TRY: Northeastern District -- A 32-year-old resident of the 5000 block of Goodnow Road reported he was walking near his home around 7 p.m. yesterday when he was stopped by a man and woman who ordered him to give up his wallet. Police said the man, who was armed with a handgun, and the woman were about to rob the victim when they were scared off by a passing motorist who witnessed the incident.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A couple who reside in the 4900 block of Loch Raven Blvd. told police they were robbed yesterday while parking their car in the rear of their house. Police said the victims were about to get out of their car when they were accosted by two men, one with a handgun, who demanded their money. Police said the gunman and his accomplice robbed the man of his wallet and the woman of her purse. Police said the men escaped with cash and property, all valued at more than $100.
BURGLARY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police working a burglary detail in the 2500 block of Edison Highway arrested a man when he tried to break out of a Radio Shack store by smashing the front window. Police said officers Sidney Molick and Michael Pratt were watching several stores in the 2500 block of Edison Highway around 4 a.m. Sunday when they heard the sound of breaking glass from the Radio Shack store. Going to the front of the store, the officers saw a man trying to leave through a broken window with property taken from display shelves. Police said the two officers arrested the man without incident and recovered $1,000 worth of Radio Shack property. Police said entry into the store was through the roof. Charged with burglary, theft and destruction of property and being held at the Eastern District was William Warsaw, 31, whose address was not available.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A 22-year-old resident of the 5900 block of Daywalt Ave. reported he was in the 5300 block of Cedonia Ave. when he was accosted by two men, one armed with a handgun, who demanded his money and property. Police said the victim gave up cash and property, all valued at $20, to the men who escaped on foot.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A 14-year-old resident of the 4300 block of Parkside Drive was walking near his home Sunday night when he was assaulted by three teen-agers who robbed him of his wallet. The three youths escaped with about $40. Police said the victim was not seriously injured.
ASSAULT/ARREST:Northeastern District -- Police arrested a woman and were holding her in the assault of another woman Sunday night in the 5400 block of Bucknell Road. Police said the victim, 28, of the 1900 block of Wabash Ave., was inside a residence in the 5400 block of Bucknell Road around 8 p.m. when a woman struck her in the head with an ash tray. Police said the victim was not seriously hurt and the other woman was arrested a short time later.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Two women, both residents of the 1100 block of Longwood St., reported they were walking in the 2600 block of W. Lafayette Ave. when they were stopped by a man armed with a semiautomatic handgun who ordered them to give up their jewelry. Police said one woman turned over six gold rings and a watch and her companion gave up a diamond ring. Police said total value of the jewelry was more than $4,000.
ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 2200 block of Walbrook Ave. reported he was walking in the 1900 block of N. Bentalou St. yesterday afternoon when she was assaulted by a man who shoved her to the pavement and stole $15 she was carrying in her hand. Police said the victim was not injured.
SHOOTING: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 3300 block of Kelox Road was treated at Bon Secours Hospital after being shot while seated in his car that was stopped at a traffic light. Police said Rodney Perry was stopped in the 1900 block of Poplar Grove St. around 5 p.m. Sunday when a man armed with a handgun approached and shot him. Police said the gunman escaped and that Mr. Perry was taken by ambulance to the hospital, where he was admitted. Police said no arrest had been made and they had no motive for the shooting.
BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 900 block of Whittington Road reported that someone broke into his screened-in porch yesterday and stole property valued at $200.
BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Employees of Lozito construction in the 10000 block of York Road in Cockeysville reported that someone broke into one of their storage trailers while it was parked in the 200 block of N. Franklintown Road between Friday and yesterday and stole an air-conditioner and telephone. Police said the property was valued at more than $600.
BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Property valued at more than $200 was reported stolen yesterday from a dwelling in the first block of Hillvale Road. Police said entry was gained through a door and that the burglar stole stereo equipment and cash.
BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Police said a TV set and a VCR were stolen from a house in the 1600 block of Hilton St. between Sunday and yesterday after someone broke in through a door. Police said the value of the property was not known.
ROBBERY/ARREST: Southwestern District -- Police arrested a man yesterday and were holding him at the station pending formal charges and a bail hearing in the robbery of a woman in the 3400 block of Clifton Ave. yesterday morning. Police said the victim, a resident of the 1000 block of Tiffany Court, was walking on the street shortly after 11 a.m. when a man approached her from the rear and stole her purse. Police said the man escaped with cash and property, all valued at nearly $80, but was arrested a short time later.
BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 2900 block of Mosher Court reported someone forced their way into his home yesterday and stole a TV set, VCR and a fan. Police said the property was valued at nearly $500 and that entry was gained by forcing a window.
ROBBERY TRY: Towson District -- A resident of the first block of Lynfair Court told police two men attempted to rob her last night when she parked her car in front of her apartment. The woman told police she had stopped outside her apartment building around 11:30 p.m. and was about to get out when she saw two men standing nearby. When the woman got back into her car and locked the door, the men approached and demanded her money. Police said when another car pulled onto the lot, the two men ran.
BURGLARY: Towson District -- Someone broke into an outdoor storage shed behind a house in the 1900 block of W. Joppa Road between July 31 and yesterday and stole surveying equipment valued at more than $1,000, police said.
Anne Arundel County
ASSAULT: Severn -- Police yesterday issued a warrant for the arrest of Mark Warren Watts, 19, of the 7800 block of Sheriff Road in Landover, in the shooting at two men yesterday afternoon on Jacobs Road near Pioneer Drive. Police said a 24-year-old man and a 20-year-old man, both of the 8300 block of Deer Run Court in Severn, were at the intersection shortly after 1 p.m. when a man they know fired several shots at them with a handgun. Police said none of the bullets hit the men, but they did strike at least two homes in the Spring Meadow community. None of the occupants were injured. Shortly after the shooting, police obtained a warrant for Mr. Watts' arrest, charging him with assault bu shooting at and assault with intent to maim.
BURGLARY: Crofton -- A resident of the 2100 block of Aberdeen Drive reported that someone broke into his home by forcing a door and stole more than $500.
ARRESTS: Odenton -- Police arrested four teen-agers and charged them as juveniles with assaulting and robbing a couple when the victims left a tavern on Md. 175 and Jackson Grove Road. Police said a 26-year-old man, of the 500 block of Valleywood Drive in Millersville, and a 24-year-old woman, of the 1200 block of Scotts Manor Court in Odenton, were leaving Kim's Lounge when they were assaulted and robbed by four teen-agers. Police said the youths were apprehended a few blocks from the tavern and identified by the victims as the ones who attacked and robbed them. After juvenile citations were filed against the four youths, they were released into the custody of their parents.
BURGLARIES: Columbia -- Police investigating a rash of burglaries in the Dorsey's Search Village and nearby communities over the past several weeks say evidence indicates that at least 40 of the break-ins appear to have been committed by the same person. Police said most of the burglaries were committed while residents were asleep and that entry was gained by opening unlocked windows and doors. Items taken have included TV sets, VCRs, household appliances, jewelry and cash. Keys left on kitchen counters also were stolen, as were cars parked in front of the homes. In one case, a young child was awakened by a man in her room and the next day she asked her mother who the person was.
DRUG ARRESTS: Jessup -- After receiving a tip that marijuana was being grown inside an apartment in the 8300 block of Linda Court, members of the county's narcotics division raided the dwelling and arrested a couple. Police said Perry S. Accatino, 29 and Katy E. Accatino, 31, were charged with possession and manufacturing marijuana. Inside the apartment police found several marijuana plants growing near windows, small amounts of packaged marijuana, and paraphernalia used to smoke marijuana.
BURGLARY: Columbia -- Someone broke into a dwelling in the 10200 block of MacGill Ave. and stole a VCR and a Nintendo game. Police said a duffel bag also reported stolen was used to carrying the property out of the house. The value of the property was not known. The burglar got in through an unlocked basement door, police said.
BURGLARY: Ellicott City -- Police responding to an alarm at the Enchanted Forest in the 10000 block of U.S. 40 arrested two men and two women and charged them with breaking and entering. Police said the two couples, all from Bel Air, were seen inside a warehouse by security guards and arrested.