Baltimore CitySHOOTING: Northeastern District -- Police...

POLICE BLOTTER

February 20, 1991|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

SHOOTING: Northeastern District -- Police today were seeking at least three men, including one known as "Herbie," in connection with the shooting Monday night of Damond Stokes, 18, of the 4700 block of Loch Raven Blvd. Police said Stokes and three other men were walking in an alley behind the 4500 block of Marble Hall Road when one of them pulled out a handgun. Police said Stokes, who was walking in front, tried to flee and was shot in the lower back. Police said the three men fled and that Stokes was taken to a hospital, where he was treated for the gunshot wound and admitted in stable condition.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Geri Armstrong, of the 4800 block of Clifton Ave., reported she was in the 2200 block of N. Monroe St. when she was accosted by a man armed with a handgun who demanded her property. Police said the gunman fled with Armstrong's coat and other items, all valued at $300.

ASSAULT: Western District -- Police reported that during an incident in the 800 block of N. Stricker St., Barbara Saunders, of the 700 block of N. Carey St., was attacked by a man who struck her with part of a bike. Police said Saunders sustained several cuts to the head but was not seriously injured. Police said the man who assaulted Saunders is being sought.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 300 block of N. Fulton Ave. reported that someone broke into his home and removed two stereo amplifiers, a cassette recorder, an equalizer and stereo speakers. Police said the property was valued at more than $3,000.

BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a house in the 1900 block of Wilhelm St. by forcing open a rear door and removed property valued at more than $200.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Joseph Goins, of the 2600 block of E. Hoffman St., reported to police he was driving in the first block of N. Hilton St. when he was stopped by a man who asked him for a ride. Goins told police the man then pulled out a handgun and robbed him of $10 in cash. Police said that after the gunman robbed Goins, he forced Goins out of his car, a 1981 Toyota, and drove off.

ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- A 17-year-old resident of the 1700 block of E. 28th St. told police that during an incident at his home earlier in the week he was assaulted by a woman he knows who attempted to cut him with a knife. Police said the woman, Betty Overton, 37, also of the 1700 block of E. 28th St., was arrested and charged with aggravated assault. Police said bail information on Overton was not immediately available.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Natily Howell, of the 1400 block of Stonewood Road, reported she was in the 1500 block of Exeter Hall Ave. when she was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who forced her to give up her money and property. Police said the gunman fled with cash and personal items, all valued at more than $70.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Employees of RCO Motor Cars in the 6600 block of Harford Road reported that someone broke into the office and stole the keys to a van. Police said the intruder then drove off with the vehicle, valued at $1,000.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Robert Boyce, of the 4500 block of Luerssen Ave., reported that someone removed tools valued at $600 from the front porch of his home.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Linda Brown, of the 1400 block of N. Broadway, reported she was walking in the 6000 block of Yorkwood Road Monday evening when she was accosted by a man who demanded she give up her purse while implying he was armed with a handgun. Police said the man fled with cash and property, all valued at more than $300.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Yolanda Lyles, of the 1600 block of N. Hilton St., reported she was in the 3200 block of Presbury St. when she was stopped by a man armed with an undetermined weapon who robbed her of property valued at $60.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 5200 block of Goodnow Road reported that someone broke into his apartment and removed a radio valued at nearly $90. Police said the intruder first threw a rock through the window to see if anyone was home before entering by forcing open the front door.

ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- Carl Harris, of the 1700 block of Homestead St., reported that during an incident at his home yesterday he was attacked by a relative who struck him with his fists and a piece of wood. Police said Harris' attacker fled and was being sought. Police said Harris was taken to Union Memorial Hospital, where he was treated for injuries and released.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Police reported that a male in his late teens entered the 7-Eleven store in the 4400 block of Belair Road and fled moments later with food items valued at less than $5.

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