ROBBERY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a man Wednesday night and charged him with the armed robbery of the Roy Rogers fast-food outlet in the 6000 block of Moravia Road. Shortly after 9 p.m., a man was seen running from the eating place and into a woods by at least four district police officers in two patrol cars that were stopped at a traffic light at the intersection of Moravia Road and Moravia Park Drive. The officers chased the man and caught him as he left the woods. On the man, police found nearly $400 believed taken in the
robbery and a stick wrapped in a purple shirt that restaurant employees believed was a concealed handgun. Being held at the station pending a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner was Michael Noble, 37, of no fixed address.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered a vacant house in the 300 block of N. Carey St. Wednesday afternoon and stole copper piping and window frames.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A microphone, drums and a guitar, all valued at nearly $1,000, were stolen Tuesday or Wednesday from the Tabernacle of God Church in the 1000 block of Mosher St. by someone who entered the building Tuesday or Wednesday.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A 13-inch TV valued at nearly $200 was stolen Wednesday from a house in the 1600 block of N. Bentalou St. by someone who entered through a door.
ROBBERY: Southern District -- A resident of the 800 block of Jeffrey St. was in the 900 block of E. Patapsco Ave. Wednesday when a gunman robbed him of nearly $40.
THEFT: Southern District -- Someone entered a car parked in the 3200 block of Magnolia Ave. Wednesday and stole books, a checkbook and other property, all valued at $200.
THEFT: Southern District -- Between mid-September and Wednesday, someone stole more than $10,000 worth of computer equipment from Pier 5 Inc. in the 500 block of Harbor View Drive. A printer, monitor and other electronic items were taken.
ARREST: Southern District -- Police arrested a man who attempted to leave the Giant food store in the 2100 block of W. Patapsco Ave. Wednesday without paying for a case of baby food valued at $100.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 2900 block of Virginia Ave. was in the 3000 block of Wylie Ave. Wednesday when a gunman robbed him of his wallet and $40.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A gunman robbed the Royal Farms store in the 1100 block of W. 41st St. of an undisclosed sum Wednesday.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A man with a knife robbed the Dark Room in the 2300 block of North Charles Street of more than $100 Wednesday.
STOLEN CAR:White Marsh District -- A 1986 Ford Mustang convertible with Maryland tags XFZ311 was stolen from the 5100 block of E. Joppa Road Wednesday.
ROBBERY: Essex District -- A man with a butcher knife and wearing a camouflaged hood over his face robbed the 7/Eleven in the 300 block of S. Marlyn Ave. of an undisclosed sum Wednesday night.
ROBBERY: North Point District -- A man robbed the mini-mart at the Exxon service station in the 1300 block of Merritt Boulevard of more than $100 at knifepoint Wednesday night. It was not immediately known if the same man robbed the 7/Eleven in Essex.
STOLEN CAR: Towson District -- Two Chevrolet Z-24s were stolen from the Charles View Apartments Wednesday. One, with Maryland tags ZKH380, was stolen from the 1100 block of Donnington Circle. The other, with New Jersey tags FXS505, was stolen from the 1100 block of Charles View Way.