Two women mugged near 7-Eleven stores
Two women were mugged late Thursday and early Friday in separate incidents in front of north county 7-Elevens, police said.
In the first incident, a Baltimore woman was using a pay phone at a 7-Eleven in the 7300 block of E. Furnace Branch Road about 10:30 p.m. when a man ran from behind the building and yanked her purse from her hand, causing her to fall. The man fled with an undisclosed amount of money, police said.
Police described the suspect as white, 5 feet 7, with a slim build. He was wearing a baseball hat, dark pants, and a shirt.
In the second incident, a Brooklyn Park woman was walking to her car from a 7-Eleven in the 5600 block of Ritchie Highway shortly after 1:30 a.m. Friday when a man pushed her down, grabbed her purse and fled in a dark-colored car. She was treated at Harbor Hospital Center and released.
Police described the suspect as white, about 5 feet 10, weighing 185 to 200 pounds. He was 23 to 28 and had short blond hair,
Police arrest two girls on robbery, assault charges
County police arrested two Pasadena girls on strong-arm robbery charges Thursday after a 14-year-old was beaten and her jacket stolen.
Police said the victim was fighting with another 14-year-old as they got off the school bus near her Outing Avenue home. A 17-year-old girl joined the fight, and one girl kicked the victim in the head, police said.
The victim and a friend called police after the attack.
Police charged both girls as juveniles with robbery, assault and battery and theft and released them to their parents.
Man posing as customer robs station cash drawer
A man cleaned out the cash drawer at a Mountain Road gas station Thursday, police said.
Police said the man walked into the Shell station in the 100 block of Mountain Road about 6:30 p.m. and went to the counter as if to pay for oil. When the cashier opened the register, the man reached over, grabbed money, struggled with the clerk and fled.
Police describe the suspect as black, 5 feet 9 inches, about 160 pounds, with close cropped hair and a mustache. He was wearing a gray Georgetown Hoyas T-shirt and dark jeans.
Disorderly conduct charge filed after bar dispute
County police arrested a Glen Burnie man on disorderly conduct charges early Wednesday after he locked himself in the bathroom of an Annapolis restaurant and used racial slurs against an officer, county police said.
The manager of TGI Fridays in the 2500 block of Solomons Island Road in Edgewater called police shortly after 1 a.m. to report that a drunken man was refusing to leave.
When police arrived, the man had locked himself in a stall. When they asked him to leave, he flung open the door and ran.
Police chased him across the parking lot. He yelled obscenities and racial slurs and then rolled on the ground, police said.
The officers arrested him and found two packs of cigarette rolling papers and an open bottle of vodka in his pocket.
Police charged William Smoot, 26, of the 7400 block of Baltimore Annapolis Blvd. in Glen Burnie with disorderly intoxication, disorderly conduct and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Man charged after woman reports kicks at door
A Pasadena man was arrested early Wednesday after a door of a house in the 6400 block of Grafton Garth was kicked, police said.
Wendy Holtzman, 23, called police shortly after 2 a.m. and said a man she had locked out of the house after an argument was trying to kick in her door.
Robert Raymond Walter, 29, of the 8000 block of Mansion House Crossing in Pasadena was charged with disorderly conduct and destruction of property.