Police Blotter: Prescription Fraud Arrest, Juveniles Arrested After Break-In

The following information was supplied by the Baltimore County Police Department's Franklin Precinct, which covers Reisterstown and Owings Mills. Arrests do not indicate convictions.

Prescription Fraud Arrest

A woman was charged with prescription fraud after trying to fill a forged prescription at , at 750 Main Street, on Friday, Feb. 24, at 1:48 p.m. The pharmacy called police, and the woman ran out of their store upon their arrival. Police caught up with the woman and arrested her, said police Lt. Stephen Doarnberger, assistant commander of the county's .

First-Degree Burglary

An unknown suspect threw a brick through a side door window of a home on the 300 block of Holly Hill Road in Reisterstown and took a TV, jewelry, a safe, a jar of coins, a laptop and a Sony PlayStation 3, all valued at $14,339, on Sunday, Feb. 26, between 12 p.m. and 5 p.m.

An unknown suspect kicked in the rear door of a home on the 12300 block of Bonita Avenue in Owings Mills and ransacked the bedroom and jewelry boxes on Wednesday, Feb. 22, between 9 a.m. and 3:15 p.m.

An unknown suspect entered the unlocked front door of a home on the 1000 block of Green Hill Farm Road in Reisterstown and removed jewelry from the jewelry box in the bedroom on Tuesday, Feb. 21, between 10:30 a.m. and 12 p.m.

An unknown suspect used a rock to smash the rear window of a home on the unit block of Village Mill Court in Owings Mills and stole a Dell laptop and an Xbox 360 and ransacked the bedroom on Tuesday, Feb. 21, between 7:30 a.m. and 3:10 p.m.

Second-Degree Burglary

An unknown suspect stole copper piping and copper wiring from a home on the 1000 block of Saffell Road in Reisterstown between Tuesday, Feb. 21, at 12 p.m. and Wednesday, Feb. 22, at 7:30 a.m. The victim left the garage door unlocked to let contractors into the home, and found copper wire hanging down from the ceiling at 6:30 p.m. when he came back to lock up. When he returned the next morning, the copper wiring and piping was missing.

A 25-year-old man and a 43-year-old man were charged with second-degree burglary after they were observed taking copper wire from a home on the 14300 block of Hanover Pike in Reisterstown on Monday, Feb. 20, at 9:30 a.m. They were arrested after police were contacted.

Fourth-Degree Burglary

A 15-year-old male from Baltimore, 14-year-old female and 12-year-old female, both from Owings Mills, were charged with fourth-degree burglary, possession of a controlled dangerous substance and destruction of property after entering a home on the 9700 block of Watts Road in Owings Mills by kicking in plywood that was covering a previously broken rear door on Thursday, Feb. 23, between 4:45 p.m. and 5:02 p.m. The previous day, a witness observed two men fleeing that same house at 7:15 p.m. The rear door was broken and nothing appeared to be stolen, although it appeared that the suspects were smoking inside.

Attempted Burglary

An unknown suspect attempted to pry open the front door and removed the screen from the bottom floor window at a home on the 9400 block of High Rock Way in Owings Mills on Wednesday, Feb. 22, between 7:45 a.m. and 6:35 p.m.

Editor’s note: More than one suspect may have been involved in certain incidents. When the suspect or suspects are not known, Patch uses "an unknown suspect" for brevity. For an explanation on the different types of burglaries, read .

For questions about this blotter, contact marc.shapiro@patch.com.


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