Baltimore County police are investigating a series of home burglaries between Nov. 20 and Nov. 25 in the Perry Hall and Kingsville areas.
Capt. Michael Balog of the White Marsh police precinct called the cluster of burglaries "unusual" and said any possible connections remain under investigation. In four of the incidents, burglars entered homes through rear doors.
Police are investigating the following incidents.
- Silver Spring Road, 4300 block. Between 7:05 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. on Nov. 20. Someone broke a small glass panel to a front door, forced open the door, moved a baseball bat, searched through a jewelry box and stole keys. A silver 2012 Hyundai Sonata was stolen.
- Hickoryhurst Drive, 9500 block. Between 6:50 p.m. and 9 p.m. on Nov. 21. Someone entered through an unlocked rear sliding glass door and stole an Xbox game console, video games and a backpack.
- Florio Drive, 4300 block. Between 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 21 and 11:20 a.m. on Nov. 23. Someone broke a rear glass door and kicked down a deadbolted door. A pillow case and pieces of jewelry, worth about $7,000, were stolen from a jewelry box.
- Bradshaw Road, 7400 block. Between 4 a.m. on Nov. 21 and 3:30 a.m. on Nov. 25. A rear glass sliding door was broken, but nothing was stolen.
- Babikow Road, 7600 block. Between 9:20 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. on Nov. 25. Glass panels on a rear door were broken and the door was forced open, but nothing was stolen.
Balog urged residents to call 911 immediately if they see any suspicious people or vehicles in their neighborhoods. An increased number of officers are patrolling the area.