Baltimore CitySUSPECT SOUGHT: Eastern District -- Police...


February 11, 1991

Baltimore City

SUSPECT SOUGHT: Eastern District -- Police have issued a warrant charging a 32-year-old man, who was recently released from prison, with auto theft and multiple traffic offenses after a hit-and-run incident on Jan. 13 that seriously injured a 53-year-old motorist. Officer Tony Petralia, of the traffic investigation unit, last night charged Stanley L. Chambers, of the 1700 block of E. 28th St., with stealing a 1988 Saab 900 Turbo from the parking lot of the Rotunda mall about 7:30 p.m. Jan. 13. The car is the property of a physician at Fort Howard Veterans Hospital. About three hours after the theft, Henry Wilson, 53, of the 1000 block of N. Wolfe St., was turning left from the 2500 block of Harford Road onto eastbound 25th Street when his Pontiac was broadsided by the stolen Saab. Petralia said the driver of the Saab ran away but left a state Division of Correction inmate identification card and a Baltimore Department of Social Services card lying on the front seat. Petralia said Wilson was in serious condition today at the Shock-Trauma Unit in Baltimore. Petralia said that, after police learned the suspect's address and other information, a warrant was issued for his arrest early today. Petralia said Chambers was recently released from prison after serving time for possession of narcotics.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Clayton Prophet, 57, of the 1800 block of Druid Hill Ave., reported he was in the 500 block of Robert St. early yesterday when he was accosted by two men, one with a handgun, who forced him to give up his property. Police said the gunman and his accomplice fled with personal items valued at more than $300.

ROBBERY: Central District -- An 11-year-old resident of the 4000 block of The Alameda reported he was in the 1500 block of Shields Place yesterday when two older youths pushed him off his 24-inch bike and took it. Police said the victim was not injured and the value of the bike was not immediately known.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Police reported a young resident of the 1100 block of Springfield Ave. was riding his bicycle in the 1600 block of Pennsylvania Ave. yesterday afternoon when he was assaulted by two older youths who took the bike.

ROBBERY TRY: Central District -- Police today were seeking a man known as "Cowboy" in the attempted robbery yesterday afternoon of Billie Aycock, 40, of the 500 block of E. Eager St., during an incident in the 300 block of E. Madison St. Aycock told police the suspect, a man he knows, attempted to rob him while threatening him with a knife.

THEFT: Central District -- David John Nykita, 41, of the 400 block of S. Madeira St., reported that while his van was parked in the 200 block of E. Monument St. over the weekend, someone broke into the vehicle and removed a 10-speed bike. Police said the bicycle was valued at $200.

THEFT: Central District -- Suon Cunningham, of the 800 block of Park Ave., reported that someone entered her apartment over the weekend and removed an engagement ring valued at $100.

BURGLARY: Central District -- A resident of the 1800 block of St. Paul St. reported someone used a pry tool to gain entry to his apartment and removed the electric meter box. Police said the meter was valued at $100.

THEFT: Central District -- Richard Shuey, of the 2000 block of Park Ave., reported that while his car was parked near his home over the weekend, someone broke into it and removed a stereo radio and speakers valued at more than $500.

THEFT: Central District -- William Owens, of the first block of Admiral Blvd. in the Dundalk section of Baltimore County, reported his car was parked in the 200 block of Guilford Ave. over the weekend when someone entered it by breaking a window and removed several pieces of clothing and other items. Police said the property was valued at more than $600.

BURGLARY: Central District -- Police reported that someone broke into an apartment in the 700 block of W. Lexington St. over the weekend and removed a VCR, computer game, cash and tennis shoes. Police said the property was valued at nearly $700 and that entry was gained by opening a kitchen window.

BURGLARY: Central District -- Police said property valued at $800 was removed from an apartment in the 900 block of St. Paul St. over the weekend by someone who entered by forcing the front door.

THEFT: Central District -- Albon Grimaldi, of the 1300 block of High Ridge Drive in Westminster, reported that someone broke a window of his car while it was parked in the first block of W. Franklin St. yesterday and removed several pieces of clothing and a jumper cable. Police said the property was valued at nearly $250 and the theft occurred between 6 p.m. and 7 p.m.

THEFT/ARREST: Northern District -- David Scheffenacker, 32, of the first block of Hamill Road in the Village of Cross Keys, reported to police that two acquaintances who stayed at his home over the weekend left yesterday and took with them his radio, telephone answering machine and his 1987 Volkswagen.

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