Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Police say there is a link between robberies at two separate Royal Farms stores.
Anne Arundel County police are seeking information on a suspect they believe was involved in two armed robberies of separate Royal Farms stores in Glen Burnie last month. The first robbery occurred at 3:40 a.m. on March 22, at the store on the 7200 block of Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard. The second robbery—identified as an unsuccessful attempt—occurred less than a week later, at 3:03 a.m. on March 28, at the store on the 200 block of Oak Manor Drive. Police released several photos take from security cameras at the stores. Anyone with information may contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 866-7LOCKUP or text “MCS" plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Phone calls are not recorded and callers remain anonymous. Get local stories delivered right to …
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Police are seeking information about a man who attempted to rob the Royal Farms in Glen Burnie early Thursday.
Anne Arundel County police are seeking information about a man involved in an attempted robbery at a Royal Farms in Glen Burnie early Thursday. Shortly after 3 a.m., a man entered the Royal Farms on the 200 block of Oak Manor Road and approached a female clerk, displayed a knife and demanded money. The suspect fled on foot when the clerk called for help from another employee, according to police. Arriving officers searched the immediate area, but failed to locate the suspect. Police released the photos above and urge anyone with information to contact authorities. Anyone with information may contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 866-7LOCKUP or text “MCS" plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Phone calls are not recorded and callers remain …
Monday, July 2, 2012
Police say that four suspects fought with each other in the parking lot after they were locked out of the Glen Burnie Royal Farms store by the clerks they were attempting to rob.
Four men, who police said were attempting to rob a Royal Farms, began fighting in the parking lot early Monday morning after the clerks locked one of the men out of the store, according to a police press release. Police charged the following men with robbery, theft under $1,000, second-degree assault, disorderly conduct and destruction of property: According to the release, officers responded at 3:48 a.m. Monday to the Royal Farms store located at 200 Oak Manor Drive in Glen Burnie for a reported fight. When officers arrived, they found several people fighting in the parking lot. After separating the people fighting, officers spoke with the clerk who said that at least one man had entered the store and physically pulled the clerk across …
Friday, June 8, 2012
If your work ethic were to be graded, would you score an A, E or somewhere in between?
If you walk into the Ferndale Royal Farms in mid-morning on most weekdays, you likely have noticed a hard-working man named Woody. Woody Harvey is part of Opportunity Builders Inc. (OBI), which is an organization that provides vocational training and employment services for adults with developmental disabilities. They provide his transportation to and from work. The Severn resident has been working at Royal Farms for three years doing more than just cleaning up. You may see him preparing the coffee bar or emptying and refilling the trash cans. He does whatever is needed of him and does it with pride. “Woody is a hard worker and makes us laugh,” said Assistant Manager Adela Patton. One customer said Woody is like the store’s mascot. “…
Wednesday, April 4, 2012
Police say James Harvey Flemmons, 20, of Glen Burnie was one of three young men to assault and rob a man early Wednesday morning.
Anne Arundel County police arrested one of three young men early Wednesday morning in connection with the assault and robbery of a man near a Glen Burnie Royal Farms. Police were unable to locate the additional suspects, described as teenage boys. James Harvey Flemmons, 20, of the 6900 block of Glen Ridge Circle was charged with robbery, second-degree assault, theft and disorderly conduct. According to a police press release, officers were in the area of the Royal Farms store in the 6900 block of Ritchie Highway at about 2:35 a.m. Wednesday when they saw three young men assaulting a man in the parking lot. Police said the suspects ran from the scene when they saw police. Officers spoke with the victim, a 43-year-old man, who said he was …
Friday, November 18, 2011
Earl Gomte Madoukou, 32, of Glen Burnie faces charges of armed robbery, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon and other charges.
Anne Arundel County police arrested a Glen Burnie man early Friday morning and charged him in the robbery of a cab driver. Earl Gomte Madoukou, 32, of Glen Burnie was charged with armed robbery, first- and second-degree assault, theft, possession of a handgun by a convicted felon and other charges. According to a police press release, officers responded to the area of Janelin Drive and Kimberly Lane in Glen Burnie shortly after 2 a.m. for the reported robbery of a cab driver. Once on the scene, officers were told that Madoukou, who was a passenger in the cab, threatened the driver with a handgun and robbed him of his belongings and an undetermined amount of cash then fled the area. At about 4:40 a.m. officers were told that the possible …
Friday, August 26, 2011
Anne Arundel County Police are asking for help locating the two men seen in surveillance video photos.
Anne Arundel County Police released surveillance video images of two man they believe robbed a Glen Burnie Royal Farms store at gunpoint early Thursday morning, police said. According to a police press release, officers responded to the 7200 block of Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard at about 1:45 a.m. for a reported armed robbery. Once on the scene, officers spoke with a store clerk who said that two men entered the store and approached the counter. One man made a purchase and the second man pulled a handgun and demanded money from the register. The man took an undisclosed amount of cash and cigarettes, and both men ran from the scene heading south. One man was described as being white, in his early 30s, about 5-foot-8-inches tall with an …
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
The man is a suspect in the Sunday robbery of the store located in the 200 block of Oak Manor Drive in Glen Burnie.
A man robbed the Royal Farms store located on the 200 block of Oak Manor Drive in Glen Burnie Sunday, police said. According to a police press release, officers responded to the store shortly after 1 p.m. for a reported robbery. Officers spoke with the cashier who said a man entered the store, brought a drink to the counter and requested a pack of cigarettes before showing the cashier a handwritten note asking for all of the money from the register to be placed into a bag. The cashier told police that the man also told him verbally to put all the money in a bag. The cashier said the man had a long, black object under a black cloth in his hands that was believed to be an unknown type of weapon and gave the man an undisclosed amount of money…
Thursday, April 21, 2011
A two-car accident on Oakwood Road sent three people to Baltimore Washington Medical Center with minor injuries.
Three people were taken to the Baltimore Washington Medical Center (BWMC) Thursday morning after being involved in a two-car accident in Glen Burnie. At about 8:43 a.m. police and fire officials responded to Oakwood Road at the Route 100 ramp near Royal Farms where there was an accident between a white Chevrolet and a gray Cadillac. According to fire officials, the Chevrolet was on its side and police said the accident blocked one lane of traffic for a period of time. Three people were taken to BWMC with minor injuries, according to fire officials.