Brooklyn Park: Burglary arrests
An officer used a Taser on a Brooklyn Park teen who was one of three arrested by police in connection with the burglary of a Brooklyn Park bike store.
Two 14-year-old boys from the 100 block of Hammonds Lane in Brooklyn Park and a 16-year-old boy from the 500 block of West Cedar Hill Lane in Brooklyn Park all were charged with fourth-degree burglary, possession of burglar's tools, destruction of property, failure to obey/resisting arrest and trespassing.
According to a police press release, officers responded the Cycle World in the 5800 block of Ritchie Highway in Brooklyn Park at about 9:45 p.m. Thursday for a reported burglary in progress. The caller told police three suspects were attempting to get into the store.
The first officer who arrived caught two of the boys while still in the act, police said. The third boy was located and detained nearby after getting into an altercation with an officer. The officer used a Taser on the boy, according to the release.
It is the second time police have reported in the Glen Burnie area.
Glen Burnie: Burglary arrest
Anne Arundel County police arrested a Pasadena man Thursday in connection with the burglary of in Glen Burnie.
Jason William Hellems, 28, of the 200 block of Armstrong Lane in Pasadena was charged with burglary, theft, destruction of property and possession of burglar's tools.
According to a police press release, officers responded to the 7900 block of Solley Road at about 7:05 a.m. Thursday for a reported burglary where witnesses said they saw a man leaving a wooded area next to Bill's Auto Parts carrying car batteries and wiring harnesses.
Witnesses provided a description of the man's vehicle, which police said they were familiar with due to similar incidents in the past.
Officers then responded to the 200 block of Armstrong Lane in Pasadena and spoke with Hellems, who said he was at Bill's. Officers learned that Hellems entered Bill's property and stole more than $1,000 worth of auto parts and accessories from the storage yard.
According to court documents, Hellems was arrested in May on several traffic violations and assault charges.
In January, two Glen Burnie men were arrested on .