Baltimore CityARREST: Western District -- Police over the...


November 05, 1990|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

ARREST: Western District -- Police over the weekend arrested a 36-year-old woman and charged her with the stabbing death of her boyfriend, whose body was found in the bedroom of his home in the 500 block of N. Gilmor St. early Saturday. Police said Rose Marie Davage, who lived with the victim, was being held at the Women's Detention Center at the Central District pending a bail hearing today before a District Court judge. Police said Davage was charged yesterday with the first-degree murder of David I. Morris, 36, whose body was found about 7 a.m. Saturday by police who responded to a woman's call that her boyfriend was injured. Police said Morris was seated in a chair when found and was pronounced dead at the scene from a stab wound to the chest. Police said he was killed between 1 and 7 a.m. Saturday. Police said the woman reported she found Morris seated in a chair when she awoke and thought he was sleeping until she noticed he wasn't breathing. Police said there was evidence of a break-in and that following an interview at police headquarters, Davage was charged with first-degree murder. Police said the murder weapon, a knife, has not been found and that they had no motive for the slaying.

ROBBERIES: Northeastern District -- Police today were seeking two men, one armed with a handgun, who accosted a couple near the hallway of an apartment building in the 5000 block of Denview Way and forced them to give up their cash and other property. Police said Barbara Bell, of the 3900 block of Ridgewood Ave., and her companion, Melvin Blunt, of the Denview Way address, were about to enter the apartment building Sunday night when two men suddenly appeared and demanded their property. Police said the men robbed Bell of three gold rings, a bracelet, watch and two pairs of earrings, all valued at more than $1,200. From Blunt, the men took cash, a quartz watch and a diamond ring. Police said the total value of Blunt's property was not immediately known. Police said no injuries were reported.

ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- Karina Nickels, of the 100 block of S. Exeter St., reported that she was standing in the 900 block of E. Fayette St. late Saturday when a man approached and took more than $200 she was holding in her hands.

BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- A resident of the 3600 block of Shakespeare St. reported that someone broke into his home over the weekend while he was taking a shower and stole $60.

BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- A resident of the 200 block of S. Spring Court reported that upon his arrival home Sunday afternoon, he saw a man leaving his house carrying stereo equipment. The resident told police he followed the man for several blocks before losing sight of him.

BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- A resident of the 6200 block of Fortview Way reported that property valued at $300 was removed from his home after someone gained entry by forcing open a first-floor window. Police said the burglar made off with a VCR.

THEFT: Southeastern District -- Anna Kohurt, of the 2500 block of Michels Lane in the Parkville section of Baltimore County, reported that she was attending services at St. Vincent DePaul Church in the 100 block of N. Front St. Sunday morning when someone stole her purse as she sat in a pew. Kohurt told police the purse contained $6 in cash.

ASSAULT: Southeastern District -- Antoinette Miles, of the 100 -- block of Aisquith St., reported that during an incident in her home over the weekend, she was assaulted by a man knows. She told police that the man struck her in the face with a telephone. Police said Miles received an eye injury and was released after being treated at a hospital. Police said the man who assaulted Miles remains at large.

THEFT: Southeastern District -- Herbert Johnson, 61, of the 600 block of N. Milton Ave., reported that when he awoke yesterday, he discovered that $1,400 in cash and property was missing from his home. Johnson told police that a guest who had stayed with him also was gone.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Shirley Dargram, of the 2200 block of Liberty Heights Ave., reported that she was in the 1700 block of Pennsylvania Ave. late Saturday when she was assaulted by three men who knocked her to the pavement and robbed her of cash and property worth $25.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Police were seeking two men who entered the McDonald's fast-food outlet in the first block of W. North Ave. about 10:30 p.m. Saturday and fled moments later with an undisclosed sum of cash. Police said that while one man stood at the front door as a lookout, the other, who was armed with a handgun, forced employees to empty at least three cash registers. Police said the the gunman then joined his accomplice at the front door and that both men fled.

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