Baltimore County Police have reportedly made an arrest after multiple incidents of the robbery of students near Perry Hall High School. Councilman David Marks reported the arrest on social media.
“I can confirm that an individual has been arrested in connection with the four thefts in the vicinity of Perry Hall High School. The Baltimore County Police Department will release more details,” Marks said.
The first reported armed robbery took place on Nov. 12 around 3:30 p.m. at the Perry Hall High school basketball courts. According to police, an unknown suspect implied he had a gun and robbed two students of their iPhones and iWatches.
Police reported other incidents took place on Nov. 4 and again on Jan. 28. In both cases, the suspect approached female students and demanded their cellphones. One victim chased the suspect, but she stopped when the suspect implied he had a gun and would shoot her. There was a report of another robbery of a female high school student on Friday night.
In some cases, the suspect was reported running in a wooded area near Parlo Road.