Howard County police are investigating the armed robbery of an Elkridge motel Saturday morning.
Police said an armed man entered Hall's Motel in the 6700 block of Washington Blvd. at 5:15 a.m. Saturday and ordered the night clerk to hand over money.
The suspect fled the scene, police said.
Anyone with information can call police at 313-2266.
* Ellicott City: 4600 block of Centennial Lane: Several wrapped Christmas presents were stolen from a home Wednesday, police said.
2300 block of Daniels Road: Tools, a telephone and nursing supplies were taken from a storage shed Wednesday.
block of Queensway Drive: A house under construction was vandalized Wednesday or Thursday, police said.
* Elkridge: 7000 block of Ducketts Lane: A gold bracelet, Nintendo game cartridge and cash were taken from an apartment Thursday. Police said someone forced open a front door to enter.