Baltimore CitySHOOTING: Southwestern District -- Police...


February 05, 1991|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard zTC Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

SHOOTING: Southwestern District -- Police reported that a 25-year-old man was listed in critical condition today at the University of Maryland Medical Center after he was shot in the back yesterday in the 3000 block of W. North Ave. Police said Robert Honidon, of the 2100 block of Mount Holly St., was walking with two men when one of them pulled out a semiautomatic handgun. Police said Honidon was attempting to flee when the gunman fired several shots, one of which struck the victim in the back. Police said the gunman and the other man fled and that it was believed that Honidon knew the man who shot him. Police said two bullets fired by the gunman struck a parked pickup truck and a third hit a parked van.

ROBBERY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a man and charged him with the armed robbery of a cab driver in the 5200 block of Frankford Ave. Police said that, after a driver for Overlea Cab in the 7200 block of Belair Road arrived in the 5200 block of Frankford Ave. late Sunday, a male passenger brandished a knife and demanded the cabbie give up his money. Police said the cabbie complied, giving the armed man a bag containing more than $200 in cash. Police said that when the robber got out of the cab, the cabbie followed him to a nearby apartment building. The cabbie then called police, who entered a dwelling in the building and arrested a man without incident. Charged with armed robbery and using a deadly weapon in the commission of a felony was Anthony Johnson, 26, a resident of the apartment in which he was arrested.

THEFT: Western District -- Roscoe Darden, of the 2300 block of Winchester St., reported that someone entered the bedroom of his home and removed more than $200 in cash from a dresser. Darden told police the theft occurred while several members of his family and friends were visiting him.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Eric Brown, of the 1700 block of N. Bentalou St., told police he was in the 1800 block of W. North Ave. when he was accosted by two men, one armed with a handgun, who robbed him of a check for $60 and $114 in cash.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 1300 block of N. Carey St. reported that someone broke into her home over the weekend and removed a TV and a computer game. Police said the property was valued at $500.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Police reported that stereo equipment valued at $200 was removed from a dwelling in the 1500 block of W. Fayette St. after someone gained entry without leaving any sign of force.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Vincent Cuirca, of the 3600 block of Bayonne Ave., reported that while his 1988 Ford was parked near his home someone broke into the vehicle and removed property valued at nearly $500. Police said the thief made off with stereo speakers and amplifiers. Police said entry was gained by breaking a rear window.

BURGLARY: Central District -- A resident of the 1800 block of St. Paul St. reported that someone broke into his apartment yesterday and removed several tools from a storage area. Police said the tools were valued at nearly $1,700 and that an unknown tool was used to pry open the door to enter the storeroom.

BURGLARY: Central District -- Police reported that audio equipment valued at more than $2,400 was removed from a dwelling in the 2400 block of N. Charles St. after someone entered through a rear window.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Susan Goldberg, of the 900 block of Stublefield Lane, reported she was about to enter her home early yesterday evening when a man approached her from behind and stole the purse she was carrying. Police said the man escaped with cash and property, all valued at $70.

BURGLARY: Central District -- Police reported that property valued at nearly $1,400 was removed from a dwelling in the 2400 block of N. Charles St. after someone entered through a rear window.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Sandra Brewer, of the 1300 block of Myrtle Ave., reported she was walking near her home yesterday when she was stopped by a man who asked her if she had change for a dollar. Police said the man then grabbed Brewer's purse containing cash and property and fled. Police said the value of the purse and its contents was more than $40.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Michael Tuminello, of 5th Street in Brooklyn, reported he was in the first block of N. Calvert St. early yesterday when he was attacked by a man who struck him in the face and robbed him of $40 in cash. Later, police arrested a suspect in the case and were holding him at the station pending formal charges and a bail review hearing before a District Court commissioner.

BURGLARY: Central District -- Employees of Strasburger and Siegel, chemists in the 1400 block of N. Eutaw Place, reported that someone broke into the building by removing a section of screen from a window and stole property valued at more than $2,600.

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