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Keyword: street robbery

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

Baltimore County Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying suspects in connection with a street robbery on Dartmouth Ave 21234.

On October 22 at approximately 8:40 p.m., the victim was walking in the 1300 Block of Dartmouth Avenue 21234 when she was approached by two suspects. One of the suspects pointed a handgun at her while the other suspect took her purse and searched through her pockets. The suspects took her purse and cell phone and then ran to a red car, believed to be a Hyundai Sonata, with tinted windows and spoiler on the rear. The suspect vehicle drove off headed towards Hillsway Avenue.

The victim was not injured as a result of this incident.

This incident is being investigated by the Precinct 6 Investigative Services Team.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 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.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

On February 1 at 10:54 p.m., Baltimore County Police responded to the unit block of Straw Hat Road for a report of a robbery.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the 40-year-old male victim was in front of his apartment building when he was approached by two suspects. They pushed him down and kicked him in the head. The suspects took the victim’s wallet that contained $700 before fleeing the scene.

The suspects are described as black males between the ages of 20 and 29. One suspect was short and stocky with a gray and white striped shirt. The other suspect was taller and wore all dark clothing. The suspects were later caught on video surveillance at a nearby gas station. Surveillance photos of the suspects are posted below.

The victim received minor injuries as a result of the incident but he was not transported to a medical facility.

This incident is being investigated by the Franklin Precinct Investigative Services Team.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.

Surveillance Photos

Suspect 1

Surveillance photo of suspect one in gray and white striped shirt.

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

Surveillance photo of suspect one in gray and white striped shirt.

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

Suspect 2

Surveillance photo of suspect two wearing dark clothing.

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

  

Surveillance photo of suspect two wearing dark clothing.

 
 

Revised June 28, 2016