Lutherville-Timonium Crime: Non-English Speaker Foils Robbery

The following information was supplied by the Baltimore County Police Department. In cases where a criminal charge is noted, the information provided does not indicate a conviction.

York Road, 1800 block, 10:51 a.m. on April 1. A burglary attempt was foiled over the weekend by a employee partly because she doesn’t understand English, according to an incident report. A man walked into the sandwich shop and presented the clerk with a note demanding money. The report indicates that the suspect implied he had a gun.

The clerk “did not understand English” and walked away to the rear of the store to speak with a coworker about the man’s inquiry. The suspect then fled out the front door.

The suspect was described as a white man between 20 and 30 years old, weighing about 210 pounds, with a brown goatee, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt with white lettering, blue jeans, a black ball cap. No further information was given to police.

Howard Drive, unit block, between March 24 and 8:21 p.m. on March 31. A Yamaha Outboard motor was stolen from a man’s boat. No further information is known at this time.

Chatterleigh Circle, 1100 block, at 1:30 a.m. on March 26. A burglar broke a window and stole a laptop placed on a nearby table. No further information in known at this time.

2012 Incident Tracker:

 Crime  # of Times Reported in 2012  Notes/Link (The latest) Burglary (Including  Attempted)              31
(See above)  
Protest                1 Protesters , peacefully and without incident. Armed Robbery                3
(See above) Robbery                1 A man was  while attempting to purchase baseball cards. Suspicious Condition                1  was found in local neighborhoods. Destruction of Property                1 Racial remarks .
Possession of drugs or paraphernalia                1 prescription drugs from a relative.

Editor's Note: The Incident Tracker lists reports, compiled by Patch, relevant to Lutherville-Timonium, filed at the  in Cockeysville. The number of reports listed may not be 100 percent accurate based on a number of factors.

M. Sullivan April 02, 2012 at 09:17 PM
Another great benefit from the Schaefer Train !
M. Sullivan April 02, 2012 at 09:19 PM
Tough to become a U.S. citizen if you don't speak English .
Joan Wood April 03, 2012 at 02:28 PM
I have to wonder, if she doesn't understand English.........how can she know what a customer wants..........just asking?
jmarisk July 09, 2012 at 05:52 PM
It happens all the time, M. Sullivan.
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