Police Look For Annapolis Bank Robber. Anne Arundel County police are asking for the public’s help to identify an armed robber who struck a bank in Annapolis. Police said the bank robbery happened at the Bank Annapolis at 1000 Bestgate Road at 9:23 a.m. Tuesday. The robber demanded money from the bank tellers and implied that he had a weapon. The man took an undisclosed amount of money and fled the bank.
Anne Arundel Board Of Education Passes $240M Spending Plan. The Anne Arundel County Board of Education on Wednesday approved a $240 million capital budget for the 2014 fiscal year that provides a pay increase to teachers and other school employees and includes more than $135 million for renovation projects at 11 schools. The renovation plans include the completion of construction at Point Pleasant Elementary School in Glen Burnie and Phoenix Annapolis at Germantown.
Four Arrested In Glen Burnie Drug Bust. Four people were arrested during a drug bust in Glen Burnie. Anne Arundel County police detectives executed a search warrant at 1030 and 1030 B First St. in the Point Pleasant area at about 2 p.m. Tuesday. Detectives said they seized a small marijuana growing operation with a street value $2,115, marijuana with a street value of $2,565, hashish with a street value of $1,140, controlled substance paraphernalia and a 2005 Chevrolet Impala.
Jones Delivers In 11th As O’s Sweep Seattle. Adam Jones hit a two-run homer in the top of the 11th inning and the Baltimore Orioles won their 15th straight extra-innings game with a 3-1 victory over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night. A night after the teams played an 18-inning marathon that lasted nearly 6 hours, Jones, the one-time Mariners prospect, gave Baltimore a huge boost in its race with the Yankees for the lead in the AL East. Even with New York sweeping a doubleheader from Toronto on Wednesday, the Orioles stayed just a half-game back in the division race.