Man Arrested After Allegedly Stealing 2 Beers From Towson Bar's Cellar
A Pikesville man is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center following the Tuesday incident.
Police arrested a man Tuesday evening, after he was found on the cellar floor of a Towson bar.
Officers responded to the Kent House in the 500 block of York Road shortly before 7 p.m. Tuesday. When the officers arrived, they found a man lying on the floor, according to a police incident summary. According to police, he had entered through an unlocked cellar door and took two bottles of Guinness beer from a storage closet.
Police identified the man as Lewis Franklin Harvey, 53, of the 4700 block of Belle Forte Road in Pikesville. He was charged with theft, second-degree burglary, fourth-degree burglary and resisting arrest. He is currently being held in the Baltimore County Detention Center on $50,000 bond, and has a preliminary hearing scheduled for Aug. 17, according to online court records.
Harvey has a long list of prior arrests, including disorderly conduct and drug posession convictions in Ocean City dating back to the 1990s, according to court records.
The arrest was first reported by the Towson Times.
Read the update July 23: Police Report: Burglar Didn't Know How He Got to Bar