ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police were seeking two teen-age boys who knocked a younger boy to the ground in the 6400 block of Falkirk Road Wednesday and stole his 20-inch bike worth more than $100.
ROBBERY/ARRESTS: Northeastern District -- Police arrested two men who robbed a Baltimore County resident of his wallet and more than $200 in the 4800 block of Harford Road Wednesday.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- A woman was walking in the 4500 block of Bowleys Lane Wednesday when a man in his early 20s approached from behind and stole her purse containing cash and property, all of unknown value.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A gunman robbed Betty's beauty salon in the 4300 block of Pimlico Road of a small sum of money Wednesday.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 8500 block of Glen Michael Lane in Randallstown, Baltimore County, was in the 3500 block of Dolfield Ave. Wednesday when a gunman robbed him of $17.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 5600 block of Wayne Ave. was in the 3000 block of Rogers Ave. Wednesday when a man with an unknown weapon robbed him of nearly $40.
ROBBERY/ARREST: Northwestern District -- Police arrested a 29-year-old man and were holding him at the station pending charges that he robbed Popeye's restaurant in the 6500 block of Reisterstown Road of more than $100.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A man with an unknown weapon robbed a resident of the 3700 block of Ferndale Ave. of more than $200 Wednesday as the victim walked near his home.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 3700 block of Belle Ave. was riding his bike in the 3500 block of Dolfield Ave. Wednesday when he was pushed to the ground by a man who stole the bike.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A man was in the 4100 block of Pimlico Road Wednesday when a gunman robbed him of $20.
ROBBERY: White Marsh Precinct -- A gunman robbed the Mars supermarket in the 8600 block of Belair Road Wednesday. The man entered the store about 8:30 p.m. and ordered a cashier to give him money. The man fled on foot, headed south on Belair Road.
BURGLARY/ARSON: White Marsh Precinct -- Someone entered the Canopy Bar-B-Q restaurant at the Golden Ring Plaza in the 8600 block of Philadelphia Road through the roof Wednesday morning and stole property of unknown value. Before leaving, the intruder set a fire in the building that spread to two adjacent businesses, the Golden Ring Chinese restaurant and Kids R Us. It was put out by the fire department.
BURGLARY/ARREST: Essex Precinct -- A private security officer and county police arrested a man who entered a building on the grounds of the Maryland Air National Guard at the Martin State Airport in the 2700 block of Eastern Ave. Wednesday night and broke into three military vehicles. No property was taken, but damage to a building was estimated at $80. Charged with burglary and released on his own recognizance was Glen Rohrer, 36, of the first block of Beech Drive, Wilson Point.
THEFT: Essex Precinct -- Someone entered the rear office of the Popeye's restaurant in the 1200 block of Martin Blvd. Wednesday and stole a money bag containing an undisclosed sum that was to have been picked up by an armored car service for deposit at a bank.
THEFT/ARRESTS: Joppa -- Police arrested a 19-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl and charged them with theft of property from the Kmart store in the 100 block of Joppa Farm Road Wednesday. The pair were arrested outside the store by security personnel. Charged with theft of property valued at less than $300 was Sherry Ann McGonagal of the 100 block of Philadelphia Road in Joppa. The juvenile, also from Joppa, was charged with theft under $300 and was released into the custody of her parents.
Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore and Harford counties, reported by Richard Irwin.