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Keyword: street robbery

Original release (October 13, 2016  1:56 p.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for robbing a 78-year-old man in Middle River.

The investigation has indicated that just after 5:30 p.m. on September 9, a 78-year-old man cashed a check at the Well Fargo Bank in the 1400 block of Martin Boulevard 21220. When he arrived at his home in the Unit block of Compression Court 21220, he was approached by the suspect. The suspect demanded money, and eventually took the money from his pocket.

The man received only minor injuries during the incident and was not transported to the hospital.

Detectives determined that the suspect had followed the man home from the bank and robbed him. Pictures of the suspect were captured on video surveillance.

This incident remains under investigation by the Essex Precinct Investigative Services Team.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-887-0230 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

    

    

    

    

    

    

    

 

Callers to Metro Crime Stoppers

If your tip to the Metro Crime Stoppers hotline leads to the arrest and/or indictment of a suspect, for a felony crime, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 from Metro Crime Stoppers.

If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, text, or e-mail: Metro Crime Stoppers hotline available 24-hours a day toll free.

You can remain anonymous.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Original release (September 15, 2016  8:02 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying two suspects responsible for an August 24 street robbery in Essex.

The investigation has indicated that sometime between 2 and 2:45 a.m. on August 24, a 21-year-old man left the Royal Farms store in the 1600 block of Middleborough Road 21221 after making a purchase. He walked up Middleborough Road and was approaching Hilltop Avenue when he was approached by two suspects. The suspects pointed handguns at him and demanded money and his cell phone. The suspects took the victim’s cell phone, money, and box of Hot Pockets before fleeing the scene.

Pictures of the suspects were captured on video surveillance.

This incident is being investigated by the Precinct 11 Investigative Services Team. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-887-0230 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

Callers to Metro Crime Stoppers

If your tip to the Metro Crime Stoppers hotline leads to the arrest and/or indictment of a suspect, for a felony crime, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 from Metro Crime Stoppers.

If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, text, or e-mail: Metro Crime Stoppers hotline available 24-hours a day toll free.

You can remain anonymous.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip:
www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Original release (June 30, 2016  8:20 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect involved in the street robbery of a 71-year-old man in Reisterstown on May 22.

The investigation has indicated that around 9:40 p.m., the man was followed by a suspect from the Mars store on Reisterstown Road to an Exxon gas station on Franklin Boulevard where he cashed a winning lottery ticket for $50. The man left the store and when he reached Tarragon Road and Salony Drive he was approached by the suspect and a second person. One of the suspects produced a handgun and announced a robbery. When the man resisted the two suspects trying to rob him, they threw him to the ground and took money from a pocket.

This incident remains under investigation by the Precinct 3 Investigative Services Team.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-887-6979 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

Callers to Metro Crime Stoppers

If your tip to the Metro Crime Stoppers hotline leads to the arrest and/or indictment of a suspect, for a felony crime, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 from Metro Crime Stoppers.

If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, text, or e-mail: Metro Crime Stoppers hotline available 24-hours a day toll free.

You can remain anonymous.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

 
 

Revised September 27, 2016