Howard County Police Daily Crime Bulletin, Tuesday, February 9, 2021
Elkridge, 21075: 5800 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb. 8 6 p.m.
A male victim reported he arranged online to purchase a cell phone. Upon arriving at the agreed upon location, the victim was assaulted by two teenage male suspects who attempted to steal his money. Nothing was stolen and the suspects fled. No serious injuries were reported.
*Residents are reminded that the police department offers three designated safe places to conduct transactions arranged online. Designated parking spaces, marked with yellow signs, are available at the Northern District Station at 3410 Court House Drive, Ellicott City; and Southern District Station at 11226 Scaggsville Road, Laurel; and Community Outreach at 10471 Little Patuxent Parkway, Columbia. Individuals may also use the lobby of each station.
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