Glen Burnie: Burglary arrest
Anne Arundel County police arrested a Glen Burnie man early Saturday morning in connection with the burglary of a battery store.
Michael Joseph Wagner, 46, of the 100 block of Louisa Court, was charged with second-degree burglary, fourth-degree burglary, possession of burglar's tools, destruction of property over $500 and destruction of property under $500.
According to a police press release, officers responded to the Interstate Batteries located in the 7400 block of Furnace Branch Road in Glen Burnie at about 2:15 a.m. Saturday for a report of an alarm.
Officers said they noticed that someone had forced their way into the store. Police said an investigation revealed that a man entered the business, rummaged through it for a short period of time and then ran from the store.
At about 4 a.m., the business owner saw a man matching the description of the person seen on video surveillance as he walked down Furnace Branch Road near Margate Drive.
Officers said they spoke with Wagner and confiscated burglar's tools. Police determined through further investigation that Wagner was allegedly responsible for the burglary.
Linthicum: Burglary arrest
Police arrested a Lansdowne man on Friday night in connection with the burglary of Jackson Hewitt Tax Services in Linthicum
Daryl Paul Nagle, 24, of the 3100 block of Bero Road in Lansdowne, was charged with second-degree burglary, fourth-degree burglary, theft of less than $1,000 and other charges.
Officers responded to the tax business located in the unit block of Nursery Road at about 10:35 p.m. Friday for a reported burglary in progress, according to a police press release.
Officers spoke with a witness who said a man forced his way into the business and then was seen running from the store toward the intersection of Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard and Nursery Road carrying a desktop computer.
During a search for the man, police encountered a man walking north on Route 648, called Annapolis Road, at Yarnall Road in Halethorpe.
Police said he was carrying a desktop computer partially wrapped with a camouflage jacket. Officers detained Nagle, who was identified by the witness.
Police said they recovered the computer, monitor, keyboard and external mouse.
Glen Burnie: Armed robbery
A man robbed a Glen Burnie 7-Eleven early Monday morning, police said.
According to a police news release, officers responded to the store in the 7100 block of Ritchie Highway at about 3:30 a.m. Monday for a reported robbery.
Officers spoke with an employee who said a man entered the business, displayed a weapon and demanded money. The employee gave the man an undisclosed amount of cash and then the suspect fled the area toward Crain Highway.
Police searched the area but were unable to find the man.