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Keyword: attempted burglary

Baltimore County Police are hoping you can help identify either of two suspects who attempted to break into a residence in Halethorpe in the early morning hours of July 20, while the resident was home and unaware.

The two suspects approached the residence in the 2600 block of Tulip Avenue around 5 a.m., one of whom wore a partial mask covering the lower portion of his face. They looked into the windows, then walked away. The suspect wearing the mask returned wearing gloves and attempted to open a window to gain entry without success, then suddenly fled.

If you have any information on this crime or are able to help identify either of these suspects call the Baltimore County Police Precinct Investigative Services Team for Wilkens Precinct at 410-887-0872. Callers may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward when leaving tips through Metro Crime Stoppers.

Baltimore County Police are seeking help identifying this suspect, caught on a homeowner's surveillance camera during a second degree burglary.

still shot of suspect committing burglaryDetectives believe that this suspect is responsible for a burglary of a shed in the 100 block of Wiltshire Rd, 21221 on May 10. Tools were stolen from the shed after the suspect cut the lock to gain entry. The suspect also attempted to steal an ATV by cutting it loose from a chain, but was unable to succeed in stealing it. The same suspect is also believed to be responsible for the attempted burglary of a shed in the 1200 block of Willow Road, 21222, in April. In this case the clasp to the locked door was broken off but the suspect was unable to gain entry to the shed.

Both incidents occurred around 3 a.m. and both were caught on exterior home surveillance cameras. Click here to watch video of the suspect in action on our YouTube page.

Anyone who recognizes this suspect is asked to contact detectives from the Baltimore County Police Burglary Unit by calling 410-307-2020.

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying two burglars who managed to break into one home after failing to break into another on Penny Lane.

These two suspects were caught on surveillance video (view here) entering the yard of a home in the unit block of Penny Lane in the Pikesville Precinct. Around 9:45 a.m. on December 19 they entered the victim's rear yard and attempted to gain entry to the home through a rear door, but left when they were unable to do so. They did gain access to another home in the unit block of Penny Lane and stole jewelry along with spare keys to the homeowner's vehicle.

If you have any information about these crimes or suspects you are asked to contact the Baltimore County Police Burglary Unit by calling 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.

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