Baltimore County police arrest armed robber in Catonsville [Crime log]

Crime log

The following is compiled from local police reports.

Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.

If you have any information about these crimes, call the Wilkens Police Station at 410-887-0872.

Fern Valley Circle, 700 block, between 6:45 and 6:50 p.m. Man who placed an ad on Facebook to sell Xbox One video game console met a man in Catonsville to sell the console. The two went to a bank and the buyer pointed a gun at the man and threatened to steal his money and credit cards. Police later arrested the armed man.

Merrill Road, unit block, between noon and 3 p.m. Feb. 21. All bedrooms of apartment ransacked. Safe opened. Cash, a gold wedding band, a folding knife and medications stolen.

Melvin Avenue, 300 block, between 9:56 p.m. and 10:06 p.m. Feb. 21. Man wearing gray hooded sweat shirt and jeans stolen backpack from a man then ran east on Booker Road toward Winters Lane.

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