Copper downspouts stolen from homes in Towson

The following is compiled from police reports from the Towson and Cockeysville precincts. Our policy is to include descriptions when there is enough information to make identification possible.



Clubhouse Road, 300 block, between 7 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Nov. 26. Hand grinder, weed trimmer, chop saw, concrete saw and edger stolen from The Outdoor Advantage. Lock cut on storage container.

Cockeysville Road, 100 block, between 4:30 p.m. Nov. 23 and 8:19 a.m. Nov. 24. Safe containing money stolen from Saco Supply. Front door pried open.


Sandringham Road, 10800 block, between 5 a.m. and 10 a.m. Nov. 23. Cash and camera stolen. Rear door pried open.

Gateridge Road, 10500 block, at 8:05 p.m. Nov. 21. Saxophone, watch, ring, hand tools, laptop computer, camera, camcorder and Social Security card stolen. Man seen loading boxes into dark pickup truck with wooden tailgate parked on side of Lakespring Way. Basement window broken to enter.


Hampton Garth, unit block, between 2 a.m. and 11:55 p.m. Nov. 26. Front door kicked open. Upstairs bed slept in. Nothing stolen.

Francke Avenue, 1500 block, between 9 and 10 a.m. Nov. 21. Purse stolen from house. Entry through unlocked kitchen door.


Malvern Avenue, 1400 block between 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Nov. 23. Apple iPhone 3GS stolen from unlocked vehicle in open garage.

North Charles Street, 6200 block between midnight and 5:14 a.m. Nov. 23. Safe and $1,800 in cash stolen from Sunoco gas station.


Midhurst Road, 200 block between 11 p.m. Nov. 22 and 12:38 p.m. Nov. 23. Copper downspouts stolen from garage.

Yorktowne Drive, 7300 block between 10 p.m. Nov. 22 and 10:33 a.m. Nov. 23. Copper downspouts stolen from front and back of house.

Falls Road, 6100 block between 5 p.m. Nov. 22 and 6:30 a.m. Nov. 23. Chain saw stolen from Davey Tree Company. Access gained by cutting fence.

Bridgeman Terrace, 600 block between 6:30 and 10:30 p.m. Nov. 22. A 42-inch Sharp flat-screen television stolen from apartment.

If you have information about any of these crimes, call the Towson Precinct at 410-887-2361.