Police Press Release - December 7, 2020
Shots Fired / Glen Burnie
On December 5, 2020 at approximately 3:30 a.m. officers responded to the 100 block of Warwickshire Drive in Glen Burnie for a shots fired call. Officers arrived on scene and found two bullet holes in the door of an apartment. The occupants of the residence were found sleeping inside and unharmed. One of the residents stated they heard a noise, but went back to sleep. Other residents in the building advised they heard shots, but did not witness anyone. Northern District detectives are investigating and ask anyone with information to please call 410-222-6135. Callers wishing to remain anonymous can contact the Tip Line at 410-222-4700.
Shoplifting; Hit-run (Pedestrian); Pursuit / Glen Burnie
On December 4, 2020 at approximately 8:25 p.m. officers responded to the parking lot of the “At Home” store located at 6716 Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie for a report of a disturbance. Upon arrival officers witnessed a silver Honda Accord strike a male pedestrian. Officers attempted to stop the vehicle and the vehicle fled. A pursuit ensued and ended a short time later with the suspect vehicle colliding with a civilian vehicle at the intersection of southbound Ritchie Highway and Georgia Avenue in Glen Burnie.
Officers apprehended three female suspects from the silver Honda. The passengers of the civilian vehicle and suspect vehicle sustained minor injuries as a result of the crash. The pedestrian who was struck sustained minor injuries. Investigation revealed the three suspects in the silver Honda shoplifted approximately $1,200 worth of merchandise. The pedestrian who was struck was an employee of the business who was attempting to stop the fleeing suspects. Two adult suspect were arrested and charged accordingly and one juvenile suspect was issued a citation and released to a guardian.
2100 block of Ashburton Street
8200 block of Shooting Star Lane