Crime log: Fuel tanks and radiators stolen from Lansdowne business

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

Freeway, 2900 block, between 1 p.m., April 14 and 4:10 p.m., April 15. Two string trimmers stolen from shed of residence.


Freeway, 2900 block, between 9 p.m., April 14 and 3:04 p.m., April 15. Lock to fence outside residence broken. GPS unit stolen from vehicle.

Southwestern Boulevard, 4100 block, 10:51 p.m., April 14. Police report two juveniles looking at vehicles in closed business parking lot at Sunoco gas station said they were taking used tires to sell to a friend. Both arrested and charged with fourth-degree burglary.

McDowell Lane, 4000 block, 4-6 p.m., April 14. Three doors broken and holes made in walls of residence.

Carlsbad Court, 500 block, between 4 p.m., April 13 and 1 p.m., April 14. Latch to shed of residence broken. Air-conditioning unit, three bicycles and two string trimmers stolen.

Twin Circle Way, 4100 block, between 1 p.m., April 13 and 7 a.m., April 14. Bedroom of residence ransacked. Glasses, watch and money stolen.

Hall Avenue, 1700 block, 1-6:14 p.m., April 13. Rear door of residence pried open. Nothing stolen.

Westland Boulevard, 4700 block, 8:30-8:45 p.m., April 12. Police report that teenage girl and her cousin walking home were approached and followed by a teenage boy. The boy tried to get the girl to follow him, but she refused. He pulled her by the arm and clothes and grabbed her, then fled when she screamed.

Hammonds Ferry Road, 2900 block, noon-12:10 p.m., April 12. Police report man attempted to steal three radiators from residence and fled when confronted by resident. Nothing stolen.


Leeds Avenue, 4700 block, 6:45 a.m.-5:30 p.m., April 11. Bicycle stolen from backyard of residence.

Aletta Avenue, 2000 block, 7:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m., April 11. Three baseball hats stolen from residence.

Twin Springs Road, 1700 block, between 2:30 p.m., April 5 and 9 a.m., April 11. Sliding door of trailer forced open at construction site. Brass fittings stolen.

Fourth Avenue, unit block, 2:31 p.m., April 10. Front door of unoccupied residence damaged and window broken. Police report states that a witness saw man walk out of location.

Norfen Road, 2700 block, 7:53 p.m., April 9. Police report man entered residence, pointed a gun at residents and stole cell phone, medication and money.

Hollins Ferry Road, 3000 block, 2:47 a.m., April 9. Two fuel tanks and four radiators stolen from Hooe's Towing.