BURGLARY/ARREST: Central District -- Police arrested a 24-year-old Washington man in connection with the burglary of an apartment in the 1700 block of Eutaw Place and the false imprisonment of his girlfriend who lives there. Police said the female occupant reported that a man she knows broke into her apartment early Sunday and refused to allow her to leave for the next 10 hours. Police said the woman finally escaped with her young child and reported the incident to a patrolman. A search of the woman's apartment failed to find the man, who was later found at the Trailways bus depot in the 300 block of E. Fayette St. Police arrested the man, identified as Beverly Fox, at the station without incident and charged him with burglary, false imprisonment and aggravated assault.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Mary Jones, of the 4000 block of Rosecrest Road, reported she was walking in the 2000 block of Pennsylvania Ave. when she was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who pressed the gun to her head and demanded she give up her purse. Police said the man escaped and that the purse contained $7.
THEFT/ARREST: Central District -- Police arrested a 33-year-old man and were seeking another man in connection with the theft of a Toyota from the 1500 block of Bolton St. early yesterday. Police said a resident of the 1500 block of Bolton St. reported seeing two men steal a car around 12:15 a.m. yesterday. Police said the resident gave police a description of the car but was unable to see the license number. Later, Baltimore County police stopped the stolen car at an unknown location and one of its occupants was arrested without incident while the other escaped. Police said Theodore Rose Jr., of the 6800 block of Townbrook Drive in Baltimore County, was charged with auto theft. Police said the car was stolen, recovered and returned to its owner before the owner knew the car was stolen.
BURGLARY: Central District -- Employees of Winchester's Pub in the 100 block of Water St. reported that someone broke into their building by kicking in the front door and removed stereo equipment, cash and liquor. Police said the property was valued at more than $1,300.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Floyd Palmer, of the 2000 block of N. Calvert St., reported he was walking near his home yesterday afternoon when he was stopped by a man who placed a handgun next to his neck and demanded his money. Police said the gunman fled with more than $300.
BANK THEFT: Central District -- Officials of the First National Bank in the first block of S. Charles St. reported that between Nov. 30 and Dec. 3 someone entered the bank vault and removed $1,000 from the petty cash fund.
THEFT: Central District -- Police reported that someone removed a beeper from its battery charger inside a room at Maryland General Hospital in the 800 block of Linden Ave. Police said the beeper was valued at $400. The theft occurred between Nov. 30 and yesterday.
BURGLARY: Central District -- Police reported that someone broke into a business office in the first block of Commerce St. and removed a black briefcase. Police said there were no signs of forced entry and that the incident occurred over a four-day period.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Delores Davis, of the 3300 block of Aurora Lane, reported she was walking in the 900 block of Pennsylvania Ave. around 9 a.m. yesterday when she was accosted by a man who forced her to give up her purse after displaying a handgun stuck in his waistband. Police said the purse, together with its contents, was valued at $90.
BURGLARY: Central District -- Police reported that property valued at more than $1,000 was removed from a dwelling in the 2100 block of Park Ave. after someone entered by kicking out a section of a rear door. Police said the intruder removed a TV and jewelry.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Employees of Clio's restaurant in the 2100 block of N. Charles St. reported a man entered their business around 3 p.m. yesterday and walked around for a few minutes before approaching the cashier. The man pulled out a handgun and forced an employee to open the cash register. Police said the gunman fled with an undisclosed sum of money.
BURGLARY: Central District -- Police reported that someone broke into two apartments in a building in the 2100 block of Park Ave. and removed property having a combined value of nearly $1,000. Police said entry into each apartment was by forcing the doors open. From one apartment, the thief removed a VCR and cash. From the other, he took a VCR and a telephone. Police said the break-ins occurred yesterday between 7 a.m. and 4 p.m.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4600 block of Frankford Ave. reported that someone broke into his apartment by forcing a door and removed a large quantity of pennies.