BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 2700 block of Guilford Ave. reported that someone broke into her home after breaking a basement window and removed more than $20.
ASSAULT: Southeastern District -- Police were seeking a man in connection with the critical stabbing of a 29-year-old woman who went to the defense of her daughter while the man was sexually assaulting the child. Police said the incident occurred about 7:30 p.m. yesterday in an apartment in the 100 block of S. Exeter St. Police said the man, who knows the woman and her daughter, arrived at their apartment yesterday evening for a visit. While the mother was in the kitchen, the man entered a bedroom and began to sexually molest the woman's 7-year-old daughter. Police said that when the mother entered the bedroom and saw the man molesting the girl, the man attacked the woman with a butcher knife. Police said the man fled the apartment. The woman was in critical condition today at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The daughter was taken to Francis Scott Key Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries. Police declined to name the mother to protect the daughter's identity.
SCHOOL BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that someone broke into Greenspring Middle School in the 4700 block of Greenspring Ave. after breaking a window and sprayed at least one fire extinguisher, causing an unknown amount of damage to a room. Police said no property appeared to be missing and that the break-in was discovered by school personnel.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 2500 block of Edmondson Ave. reported that someone broke into her home yesterday by kicking in a rear door and removed a VCR and several pieces of jewelry. Police said the property was valued at $1,000.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Police reported that property valued at nearly $600 was removed from an apartment in the 2400 block of Druid Hill Ave. after someone entered by forcing a door. Police said the burglar made off with a TV set and a telephone.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Police today were seeking two men who entered Yun's grocery store in the 500 block of N. Calhoun St. early yesterday evening and forced an employee to give up the contents of the cash register at gunpoint. Police said the gunman and his accomplice fled on foot with several hundred dollars.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Police said two people walking in the 2600 block of W. Franklin St. shortly before 7 p.m. yesterday were accosted by two men, one armed with a handgun, who demanded their money. Police said the gunman and his accomplice robbed Commalena Mosley, of the 700 block of Scott St., of 50 cents and took $40 from her companion, Stanley Brown, of the 2600 block of Lauretta Ave.
BURGLARY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested one man and were seeking another in the burglary earlier this week of a home in the 5900 block of Yorkwood Road. Police said two men entered the house after breaking a window. They when Officer James Lowery arrived after receiving a call that a burglary was in progress. Police said that as the men fled, Lowery chased one of them down and arrested him. The other man escaped. Police said Daniel Morgan, 22, of the 1700 block of E. Belvedere Ave., was charged with burglary.
THEFT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- After receiving information about a man in possession of property belonging to Tina Seal, 18, of the 3800 block of Belair Road, police arrested a 28-year-old man and charged him with theft. Police said Seal reported that her cassette recorder missing and that she also told a friend about the theft. The friend spotted the property in the possession of a southeast city man and notified police. Arrested and charged with stealing the nearly $200 recorder was Jeffrey Phillips, of the 4700 block of Eastern Ave.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Robin Young, of the 5900 block of Radecke Ave., reported that she was walking toward her home shortly after 1 a.m. yesterday when she was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who demanded her property. Police said the gunman escaped with Young's purse containing cash and other property, all of unknown value.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Dorothy Wilson, of the 3900 block of Sinclair Lane, reported that someone entered her home and removed more than $100. Police said two men known by Wilson were being sought in the theft.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4900 block of LaSalle Ave., reported that someone broke into her home through a rear basement window and removed several pieces of jewelry and cassette tapes. Police said the value of the property was not immediately known.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Employees of the Overlea Diner in the 6600 block of Belair Road reported that someone entered the building by removing one of the front windows. Once inside, the burglar forced open at least one vending machine, taking an unknown amount of coins.