BALTIMORE COUNTY, Md. (WBFF) – Recent violent crimes in Baltimore County include armed robberies in Lansdowne, Woodlawn, Parkville, Middle River and Dundalk; "road rage" incidents in Randallstown/Pikesville and Parkville; and a large assault in Reisterstown.
On March 22 in Reisterstown, eight people were involved in an attempted stabbing, according to police reports.
The assault was reported at 4:37 p.m. on Cherry Manor Court, off of Mardan Drive.
Three victims and five suspects were involved. One of the suspects had a knife and tried to stab two victims, but did not actually do it.
At 9:40 p.m. that day, three people robbed a Family Dollar store at gunpoint in Lansdowne.
The three suspects entered the store, on Annapolis Road at Virginia Avenue; two suspects pointed their guns at cashiers and demanded money, while the third acted as a lookout, said police.
All three fled after getting money.
Two road-rage incidents were reported March 23 and March 25, in the Parkville/Towson and Pikesville/Randallstown areas.
At 6:30 p.m. on March 23, someone driving a sedan in the area of Loch Raven Boulevard and Taylor Avenue got into an argument with someone else.
The suspect followed the victim’s vehicle and displayed a gun, then pointed the gun at the victim’s vehicle as he was passing by, said police.
Road rage was also reported at 8:10 a.m. March 25 on Old Court Road and Pineland Court.
Someone approached a victim with a weapon, pointed it at the victim, made "several statements" and walked to a home.
In Middle River/Chase, a pizza delivery driver was robbed at gunpoint early March 23.
Two people approached the driver at 12:10 a.m. on Benoni Circle, off of Route 150.
They pointed a gun at him and a customer; one suspect demanded money from the victim and the suspects then fled in a car driven by a third suspect.
At 10:16 p.m. that day, three people robbed four others at gunpoint in Dundalk.
The three suspects approached the four victims on Church Road at Wise Avenue, implied they had guns, and stole several items from the victims.
A person walking a dog in Dundalk was robbed at gunpoint March 24.
The crime happened at 7:05 p.m. on Yorkway, near Sollers Point Road.
Someone pulled up to a car next to the victim, asked the victim to come over, then displayed a gun, jumped out of the car and demanded the victim’s property.
The victim complied and the suspect fled.
Police were also investigating an early-Sunday armed robbery at Royal Farms on Reisterstown’s Main Street.
A person buying a cellphone was also robbed at gunpoint in Woodlawn on March 25.
At 9:35 p.m., on Birch Drive at Poplar Drive, the victim met the unknown suspect regarding the sale of a phone.
While the victim was waiting, a vehicle pulled up behind the victim’s vehicle; the suspect got out of his car, pointed a gun at the victim’s chest and demanded the victim’s cellphones.
The victim complied and "was told" to leave the scene.
A CVS pharmacy in Parkville/Towson was robbed at gunpoint on the evening of March 25.
A suspect entered the store at 9:45 p.m., on Taylor Avenue at Loch Raven Boulevard, displayed a gun and stole cash from the register before fleeing.