COLUMBIA, Md. - Howard County Police are investigating 11 burglaries and attempted burglaries overnight at restaurants and stores in east Columbia.
Police say a person, or multiple people, shattered glass doors or windows at businesses on Dobbin Road, Dobbin Center Way, Snowden River Parkway, and Oakland Mills Road, and stole cash and in one case a cash register from each.
Because of the way the restaurants and stores were entered and how close together they are, police believe they could be related.
The burglaries happened at the following restaurants and stores:
6400 block of Dobbin Center Way:
9400 block of Snowden River Parkway:
6900 block of Oakland Mills Road:
6400 block of Dobbin Road:
Detectives are still investigating, but are asking anyone who might have information on the burglaries to call the tip line at 410-313-STOP.
Police say callers do not have to give their names.
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