Laurel Woman, 19, Arrested on Burglary Charges; Separately, 17-Year-Old Female Shot



Ellicott City, 21042: 2800 block of Kings Gift Drive, Feb. 3, 10:46 p.m.| Police responded for a report of a fight and shot fired and located a 17-year-old female victim who had a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the arm. She was transported to Howard County General Hospital, treated and released. There is no suspect description. The investigation is ongoing.

Commercial burglary

Laurel, 20723: LineX, 9700 block of Davis Avenue, Feb. 1-2 overnight | Unknown suspect(s) gained entry to the business by prying open a window and stole cash.

Columbia, 21044: Merriweather Post Pavilion, 10400 block of Little Patuxent Parkway, Feb. 3, 1:41 a.m.| Police responded for a report of two suspects in the office building on site without permission. Both suspects were arrested. | ARRESTED: Joseph Randall III, 21, of Sweet Fern in Columbia, and Nicole Thies, 19, of Scaggsville Road in Laurel, charged with burglary

Theft from vehicle

Jessup, 20794: 8100 block of Washington Boulevard, Feb 1-2 overnight, tires

Vehicle Theft

Columbia, 21046: 9200 block of Berger Road, Oct. 2017-Feb. 2018 (Late reported) | Two vehicles: Kia, Toyota

Elkridge, 21075: 7700 block of Valley Oak Drive, Feb. 4, 2:26 a.m. | 1996 Lexus

Columbia, 21045: 7300 block of Mossy Brink Court, Feb. 4, 4:17 p.m. | 2002 Dodge Caravan, tags MD/3DC4130

Columbia, 21044: 11200 block of Green Dragon Court, Feb. 4, 10:01 p.m. | 2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer