Baltimore County Police are increasing patrols in Rodgers Forge in the wake of a series of home break-ins in the neighborhood that police believe might be related.
At least 25 homes in the area were targeted over the weekend, according to Baltimore County Police Precinct 6 incident summaries.
Residents of Hopkins Road, Dunkirk Road, Chumleigh Road, Rodgers Court, Heathfield Road and Old Trail Road reported break-ins between July 28 and July 30.
Thieves entered five homes and stole electronics, cash, purses, wallets, keys and two vehicles. A scooter, skateboard and a women’s GT Nomad bicycle were stolen from porches during the weekend.
The occupants of four homes in the 100 block of Hopkins Road, along with four in the unit block of Dunkirk Road, and one home in the 100 block of Glen Argyle Road, reported attempted break-ins or theft between July 28 at 12:01 a.m. and July 29 at 4:30 p.m.