Baltimore CityROBBERY: Central District -- Clifford...

POLICE BLOTTER

December 17, 1990|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

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ROBBERY: Central District -- Clifford Bussey, of New York, reported that he was in the first block of Holliday St. early yesterday when he was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who demanded his money. Police said Bussey gave more than $200 to the gunman, who fled on foot. Police said the robbery occurred at 12:30 a.m.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Police reported that a 35-year-old Chesapeake and Potomac Telephone Co. employee was walking in the 1000 block of Morton St. around 2:30 a.m. yesterday when he was stopped by a man who asked him for change. The victim, Wayne Gooch, of the 1400 block of W. Mount Royal Ave., told police the man then suddenly produced a large knife and demanded his cash and jewelry. Gooch told police he gave up his wallet containing more then $100, and two gold bracelets and a gold ring. Gooch told police he was walking home when the man stopped him.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Gerard Yarborough, of the 3600 block of Garrison Blvd., reported that he was in the 500 block of Eutaw St. shortly before 11 p.m. yesterday when he was attacked by two men who robbed him of $200. Police said Yarborough was not injured.

THEFT: Central District -- Thomas Gamble, of New York, reported that while his car was parked in the 100 block of Concord St. Saturday someone broke into the vehicle and removed a camera, jacket, a motor drive accessory and other items. Police said the property was valued at more than $2,200.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Police arrested two men and were holding them at the station in connection with the robbery of Michelle Clark, of the 1900 block of W. Lafayette Ave., while she was in the 1700 block of Pennsylvania Ave. early yesterday. Clark told police she was walking by herself around 3:30 a.m. when she was accosted by two men who robbed her of $2. Police investigating the robbery spotted two men fitting the description Clark gave and arrested them. Police said the men were being held at the station lockup pending robbery charges and a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.

ARRESTS: Central District -- Police investigating the burglary of a city-owned building in the 2600 block of Falls Road arrested two men and were holding them at the station pending charges. Police said entry was gained through a rear window and it appeared nothing was taken.

ROBBERY TRY: Central District -- Martha Levin, of the 800 block of St. Paul St., reported that she was walking in the 1000 block of Cathedral St. yesterday morning when a man grabbed her around the neck and attempted to steal her purse. Police said Levin managed to hold onto her property and that the man fled as she cried out.

THEFT: Central District -- Police reported that someone broke a vent window of a vehicle owned by Kenneth Grimm, an out-of-town resident, while the car was parked in the first block of E. Eager St. and removed computer equipment valued at more than $1,000.

THEFT: Central District -- Bardran Champan, of the 1900 block of Park Ave., reported that someone entered a room in his apartment and removed more than $1,000. Champan told police he suspects a friend took the money. Police said Champan was advised to seek a warrant for the man's arrest.

THEFT: Central District -- Employees at the Icing, a jewelry store at the Gallery in the 200 block of E. Pratt St., reported that someone entered the store and removed a set of earrings valued at more than $400. Later, police arrested a suspect in the case and were holding him at the station lockup pending charges.

THEFT: Central District -- James Brooks, of the 3000 block of St. Paul St., reported that his car was parked in the 600 block of E. Pratt St. yesterday when someone broke into the vehicle and removed more than $1,600 worth of tools from a rear seat.

BURGLARY: Central District -- A resident of the 2200 block of Linden Ave. reported that someone broke into his apartment through a bedroom window and removed a TV set, VCR and telephone. Police said the property was valued at nearly $400.

THEFT: Central District -- Donzella Curtis, of the 1200 block of Eutaw St., reported that her car was broken into while it was parked in the 300 block of Laurens St. over the weekend. Police said the thief removed dishes, ties and shirts, all valued at nearly $300.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Donna Thomas, of the 4100 block of Brendan Ave., reported that she was leaving her 1988 Nissan in front of her home early yesterday when she was approached from behind by a man wearing a ski mask who grabbed the car keys from her hand, entered the vehicle and drove off. In the car, police said, was Thomas' purse. Police said the total value of the property taken, including the car, was unknown.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Lawrence Haynes, of the 3400 block of Ravenwood Road, reported that someone entered his home over the weekend and removed more than $1,000. Police said the name of the thief is known and Haynes was advised to seek a warrant for his arrest.

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