The Baltimore County Police Department has charged suspects in connection with recent commercial robberies in Baltimore County.
- Michael James Toliver (38) of the 300 block of Mount Holly Street 21229
- Marcus Antonio Gray (40) of the 1500 block of Homestead Street 21218
On May 24 at approximately 1:52 p.m., two suspects entered the Sprint store in the 5700 block of Baltimore National Pike 21228. One suspect stayed at the front of the store while the other suspect displayed a handgun and demanded money. During the incident, the suspect with the gun struck an employee in the head with the butt of the gun. That employee only sustained a minor injury as a result of the incident. Both suspects fled the scene with an undisclosed amount of money.
On June 4 at approximately 7 a.m., two suspects entered the Royal Farms store in the 500 block of Edmonson Avenue 21228. The first suspect went behind the counter and took several boxes of Newport cigarettes. The second suspect demanded money from the register. The cashier believed that the suspect was armed. The suspects fled the scene with the Newport cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of money.
Michael James Toliver and Marcs Antonio Gray were charged with both robberies and are currently being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.
The Baltimore County Police Robbery Unit continues to investigate these incidents as well as similar robberies in Baltimore County; particularly in the Towson and Pikesville precincts. Detectives are working with members of the Baltimore City Police Citywide Robbery Unit and the FBI Violent Crimes Task Force regarding robberies committed in Baltimore County, and elsewhere, in similar fashion.
Booking photo of Michael James Toliver
Booking photo of Marcus Antonio Gray