ROBBERY: Western District -- Police reported that two women walking in the 1500 block of Appleton St. were stopped by a man armed with a knife who demanded they give up their property. Police said the man robbed Shirley Holland, of the 3300 block of Burleith Ave., of nearly $30, but that her companion, Gladys Gray, of the 1500 block of Appleton St., was not robbed.
ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Police today continued seeking a man who entered the 7-Eleven store in the 3700 block of Hollins Ferry Road early yesterday and forced an employee to give him money from the cash register while implying he was armed with a handgun. Police said the man, who was wearing a black jacket and dark pants, fled with a small sum of cash.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Kwaku Afrifa, of the 1900 block of St. Paul St., told police he had just left the Magnet Bar in the 1900 block of N. Charles St. late Tuesday night and was approaching his home when he was stopped by a man who asked if he had any money. Afrifa told police that when he told the man he had none, the man displayed a handgun and ordered him to raise his hands. Afrifa told police the gunman robbed him of more than $100.
BURGLARY/ARREST: Central District -- Police responding to a burglar alarm at Eddie's of Eager St. in the first block of W. Eager St. spotted a man inside the store and called to him to come out. Police said the man told the officers he fell asleep inside the store and then disappeared from view. Police said a K-9 unit responded and found the man hiding inside a section of the ceiling on the second floor. Police said Sean Purnell Almond, 24, of the 100 block of Colvin St., was charged with burglary. Police said nothing appeared to be missing from the shop.
ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Keith Manigault, of the 200 block of Monastery Ave., reported he was in the 4600 block of Edmondson Ave. when he was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who demanded his money. Police said Manigault complied and that the gunman fled with less than $5.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Albert James, of the 900 block of Brooks Lane in Reservoir Hill, reported he was walking home after shopping for groceries and was near his apartment building when he was stopped by a man armed with a rifle who demanded his money. Police said the gunman fled with a small sum of money and James' groceries.
BURGLARY: Central District -- Employees of Time Group Realty in the 600 block of Park Ave. reported that someone broke into their business by removing the front door from its frame and stole a television set and a VCR. Police said the property was valued at $1,000.
BURGLARY: Central District -- Police reported that property valued at more than $600 was removed from a dwelling in the 900 block of St. Paul St. after someone forced open a door. Police said the intruder removed a VCR, three TV remote control units and a gym bag.
BURGLARY: Central District -- A resident of the 2400 block of Callow Ave. reported someone broke into her apartment and removed a fur coat and a professional-style hair dryer. Police said the value of the property was not known.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Edwin Dorn, of the 900 block of Brooks Lane, told police he and his wife were leaving their home last night when they were stopped by a man armed with a sawed-off shotgun who demanded Dorn's wallet. Police said Dorn gave up the wallet and a small sum of cash.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Paul Storck, of the 3800 block of White Ave., reported that someone entered his back yard and removed a bicycle. Police said the bike was valued at more than $100.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4900 block of Todd Ave. reported that someone entered her home and removed property valued at more than $400. Police said entry was with a key and that a warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man in the break-in.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Helen Oyelami, an out-of-town resident, reported she was walking in the 5900 block of Daywalt Ave. Tuesday evening when she was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who ordered her to give up her money. Police said the gunman fled with more than $70.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District: Police reported that property valued at $500 was removed from a dwelling in the 2100 block of Dobler Ave. after someone entered through an unlocked door after opening a window.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Samuel Young, of the 3300 block of Kentucky Ave., reported that while his 1987 Toyota was parked near his home someone broke into the vehicle and removed property valued at $600. Police said there were no signs of forced entry.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Police reported that someone forced open a rear door of a dwelling in the 1100 block of Mosher St. and removed property valued at $500. Police said the intruder made off with a 13-inch TV set and a VCR.