POLICE: Crash Near Library; Harford Mall Theft; Broken Car Window
Recent crimes in the area as handled by the Bel Air Police Department.
Incidents are based on reports from the Bel Air Police Department.
Baltimore Pike, 500 block, 8:27 a.m. May 2. Police received a call about graffiti at America's Best in the Bel Air Plaza. Officers determined that it was from a prior vandalism case that had already been solved.
Baltimore Pike, 600 block, 5:26 p.m. April 30. Police were called about a homeless man sitting on a bench outside of Staples. A customer stated that the man had a gun, but police found no evidence of a weapon upon arrival.
Churchville Road, 700 block, 11:37 a.m. April 30. A baseball from a John Carroll game broke the window of a white Acura.
Idlewild Road, Unit block, 10:33 p.m. April 29. A caller complained that three or four males were drinking a 30-pack of beer on the baseball field by Bel Air Middle School and Homestead/Wakefield Elementary School. Upon arrival, police did not find any suspects or evidence of alcohol.
South Main Street, 100 block, 5:42 p.m. April 29. A Wii and two games were stolen. The victim provided police with a possible suspect but did not witness the incident.
Marketplace Drive, 500 block, 4:04 p.m. April 29. A handheld company computer was stolen. No suspects were found.
North Main Street, 200 block, 3:32 p.m. April 29. Shoprite employees complained that a picketer stepped onto store property and that they wanted to charge the picketer with trespassing. Police said no charges were filed.
East Pennsylvania Avenue, 100 block, 12:49 p.m. April 29. A driver crashed into a tree in front of the library. Police say alcohol was not a factor.
South Main Street, 200 block, 5:28 p.m. April 28. The tire on a Chevrolet Cavalier behind Suntrust Bank was vandalized.
Baltimore Pike, 600 block, 12:32 p.m., April 28. A white Dodge Ram pickup truck rolled out of its parking space and struck two cars outside Old Navy.
Comer Square, 800 block, 7:18 p.m., April 27. A resident reported that three juveniles were shooting "airsoft guns" outside. Police found no evidence of the juveniles or guns upon arrival.
Belair Road, 600 block, 1:23 p.m., April 26. A 25-year-old man reported to police that money was stolen from him in the Harford Mall.
Police said the following two incidents are not related.
Baltimore Pike, 100 block, 6:28 p.m., April 25. A patron at the Greek Village Restaurant reported that a female backed into her vehicle. No charges were filed.
Baltimore Pike, 100 block, 6:16 p.m., April 25. The driver of a Chevrolet Silverado reported to police that an "elderly woman" backed into his car in the parking lot of the Greek Village Restaurant.