Monday, March 4, 2013
The bank on Solomons Island Road in Edgewater was robbed around noon on Monday.
UPDATE (9:50 a.m. Tuesday)—Police have released surveillance photos of the man they say robbed the M&T Bank in Edgewater around noon on Monday. According to Anne Arundel County Police spokesman Justin Mulcahy, officers responded to the M&T Bank located in the 3100 block of Solomons Island Road in Edgewater at 11:58 a.m. for a reported bank robbery. Police said a man entered the bank, handed the teller a note implying he had a weapon and announced a robbery. The teller reportedly turned over an undetermined amount of money to the suspect, who then fled the business on foot. Several patrol officers, a K-9 unit and detective units searched the area, but were unable to locate the suspect. The suspect is described as white male in his 40s, …
Monday, February 25, 2013
Police say the boy was injured when the dirt bike he was riding on Friendship Road collided with a van.
A 12-year-old boy was seriously injured Saturday afternoon after the dirt bike he was riding collided with a van on Friendship Road. According to Anne Arundel County police, officers responded to the 500 block of Friendship Road at 2:34 p.m. on Saturday and found that two vehicles collided in the westbound lanes of the road. An investigation by the Traffic Safety Section showed a 1992 Ford van was traveling west on Friendship Road when it came upon a dirt bike driven by the boy. According to a police press release, the dirt bike was traveling westbound and was in the roadway along the white fog line. Police said as the van was passing the dirt bike, the dirt bike abruptly turned left and into the path of the van without any notice. The …
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
Police have released a photo of a person of interest in the case of a stolen credit card earlier this month.
Anne Arundel County police have released a surveillance photo of a man wanted in connection to a credit card theft in Annapolis. Police said the man shown in the photo may have used the credit card at the CVS store at the 2600 block of Riva Road. The card was first reported missing on Feb. 2 by a woman who said she had her wallet stolen at the La Madeiline restaurant in the Annapolis Mall. Anyone with information on the case is asked to call the Metro Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-866-7LOCKUP or Text “MCS plus your message” to CRIMES (274637).
Saturday, February 16, 2013
Police said Ryan Douglas Anderson, 20, of Harwood died Saturday night after his car crashed into a home on Hillside Avenue.
UPDATE (10:45 a.m. Tuesday)—The driver of the car that crashed into a home on Hillside Avenue early Saturday morning has died, according to Anne Arundel County police. Police said Ryan Douglas Anderson, 20, of Harwood succumbed to injuries sustained in the crash at 9:02 p.m. Saturday at the University of Maryland Shock Trauma in Baltimore. Shortly after 1:30 a.m., the Honda Civic that Anderson was driving failed to negotiate a "T" intersection at the 900 block of Hillside Avenue, resulting in the vehicle colliding into a house. The occupants of the house were not harmed, according to police.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
Emergency officials reported more than 60 auto accidents Thursday morning, including a fatal collision in Gambrills.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Three men are accused of using a tire iron to threaten people in incidents in Severn and Hanover.
Anne Arundel County police have arrested three Glen Burnie men in connection with a string of robbery attempts in the Hanover and Severn area Monday afternoon. Officers found the men at a marina in Edgewater. Police said that three men either successfully robbed or attempted to rob people in three separate incidents near the Sam's Club in Severn and in the Arundel Mills area. Officers first responded at about 4:10 p.m. to the Sam's Club, where they spoke to a 49-year-old woman who said she was approached by a man who tried to grab her purse away from her. The woman said she resisted and was dragged toward a teal car, but the suspect drove away without taking anything. While police were interviewing this victim, they got a call about two …
Thursday, January 31, 2013
An investigation revealed that the girl was not in danger so police say there should be no additional concerns related to this incident.
Police located a child safe and unharmed Wednesday after a reported possible abduction attempt in Selby-on-the-Bay. After an investigation, they determined there was not any intent to commit abduction or assault the victim. Anne Arundel County police responded at 4 p.m. Wednesday to a report of an attempted abduction of an 11-year-old girl near Edgemont Street and Hillside Drive. Police said it was reported that two men in an older model station wagon attempted to grab the girl and force her into the vehicle. The girl was not hurt and was able to flee and report the incident. It was also reported that a small child was seen inside the vehicle, according to police. Numerous patrol officers were then placed in the area while detectives began…
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
Police say the man attempted to break in to the home Sunday afternoon.
Police said a man attempted to break in to a home in Beverly Beach on Sunday afternoon. Anne Arundel County police spokesman Justin Mulcahy said that at 12:30 p.m. on Sunday, a man attempted to break into a home in the 300 block of Elm Street. A neighbor saw the man attempting to break in and yelled, according to Mulcahy. The suspect then fled the area on a bike. An evidence collection unit was at the home on Monday.
Friday, January 18, 2013
Police are looking into the apparent neglect of a dog that was located in Lothian.
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Friday, January 18
An 11-year veteran of the Anne Arundel County Police Department was placed on administrative duty with his police powers suspended while an investigation is conducted into his dog’s medical issues. Anne Arundel Animal Control received a call about the dog, a Shepherd mix, that was at large in the 800 block of Bayard Road in Lothian on Dec. 22, 2012. The dog was reportedly not microchipped, was wearing a collar without identification tags, and was underweight. Police said police veteran Stephen Harr and his wife, Cheri Harr, later contacted Animal Control about their dog and were told the dog was not being released due to extensive medical issues. The Harrs live in Harwood, according to online court records. An investigation revealed the …
Thursday, January 17, 2013
Randall “Randy” Larsen was last seen on Jan. 6 until police located him on Friday afternoon.
UPDATE (2:25 p.m. Friday)—Police located Randall "Randy" Larsen, who was previously reported missing, safe and unharmed in the area of Loch Haven Road and Central Avenue on Friday, according to police spokesman Justin Mulcahy. Anne Arundel County police asked for the public's help on Thursday in locating Larsen, who left his home on Jan. 6 and did not return. Police said Larsen was last seen leaving his home in the 3600 block of 1st Avenue in Edgewater with a sleeping bag and camping gear, and was believed to be in the area near Selby Beach or Coxby Estates. Larsen was reported missing on Jan. 11 and family said he may have been despondent over a recent death in the family, according to a police press release. Police describe Larsen as a …