Lutherville-Timonium Crime: Man Assaulted, Robbed Over Baseball Cards
The following information was supplied by the Baltimore County Police Department. In cases where a criminal charge is noted, the information provided does not indicate a conviction.
The following incidents reportedly took place between Jan. 30 and Feb. 6. Be sure to become a fan of Lutherville-Timonium Patch on Facebook and follow me on Twitter for all breaking news stories and updates.
* Indicates this week's headline entry.
Deer Fox Lane, 200 block, between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Feb. 3. Burglars broke into a man's house by prying open the front door. The victim told police he doesn't believe anything was taken.
*Baratra Court, unit block, at 4:20 p.m. on Feb. 2. About $250 was stolen from a local man in a baseball card transaction gone wrong, last week, incident reports show. The Lutherville resident, 63, was attempting to buy the cards from a man in his 20s. The suspect requested to see the money first. When the older man pulled out the cash, the robber struck him in the face, took the money and ran.
Tally Ho Road, 8300 block, between 10:30 and 10:45 a.m. on Feb. 2. Jewelry was stolen from a Lutherville home, after a burglar broke inside by smashing through the rear sliding door.
A neighbor witness described the burglar as a mostly bald, light skinned black man or white man with a chinstrap beard, wearing a white pullover and jeans, according to the incident report.
Kellogg Road, 800 block, between 12:50 and 4:45 p.m. on Feb. 2. It is unknown what was taken from a Lutherville home, which was broken into and ransacked Thursday. The burglar broke in by smashing the glass to the rear basement door.
2012 Incident Tracker:
|Crime||# of Times Reported in 2012||Notes/Link (The latest)|
|Burglary (Including Attempted)||15||Daytime burglaries reported in Lutherville.
|Protest||1||Protesters opposed gas tax, peacefully and without incident.|
|Armed Robbery|| 2
||Pair of liquor stores robbed at gunpoint.|
|Suspicious Condition||1||Anti-Semitic material was found in local neighborhoods.|
|Destruction of Property||1|| Racial remarks painted on wall.
Editor's Note: The Incident Tracker lists reports, compiled by Patch, relevant to Lutherville-Timonium, filed at the Baltimore County Police Department Precinct 7 in Cockeysville. The number of reports listed may not be 100 percent accurate based on a number of calculating factors.