Baltimore CityROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Tyree...


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

Baltimore City

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Tyree Horne, of the 3900 block of Emmart Ave., reported he was in the 5500 block of Wabash Ave. around 7 p.m. yesterday when he was stopped by a man with a handgun who demanded his money. Police said Horne gave the gunman more than $100 in cash.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Miriam Kennedy, of the 5000 block of Pembridge Ave., reported she was robbed of her purse yesterday evening while walking in the 5100 block of Queensberry Ave. Kennedy told police she was walking on the street shortly before 8 p.m. when a man approached her from behind, shoved her against the wall of a building and stole the purse she was carrying. Police said the purse contained cash and property, all valued at more than $600.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police said a man with a handgun robbed the International House of Pancakes in the 6300 block of Reisterstown Road last night. They said he entered the restaurant shortly after 8 p.m. and immediately walked up to a cashier. He pulled out a handgun and ordered the employee to give him money from the cash register. Police said the cashier surrendered nearly $250 to the gunman, who turned and ran out the door.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police reported that Gerda Breitwisser, of the 6000 block of Wallace Ave., was walking in her block about 9 p.m. yesterday when she was stopped by a man who asked for directions. Police said the man grabbed the woman's purse and fled. They said he escaped with cash and property, all valued at more than $100.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Celestice Johnson, of the 1300 block of W. North Ave., reported she was near her home when she was stopped by two men, one with a handgun, who forced her to give up the purse she was carrying. Police said the gunman and his accomplice escaped with cash and property of unknown value.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Ollie Lyles, of the 1900 block of Eutaw Place, reported he was robbed of several hundred dollars over the weekend when a man stopped him in the 1000 block of W. North Ave. and verbally threatened him if he didn't give up his money.

CAB HOLDUP: Western District -- A Checker cab driver reported he was transporting two men to their destination about 11 a.m. Monday when he was ordered to stop in the 1300 block of W. Madison Ave. There, one of the men pulled out a handgun and demanded money. Police said the men removed about $100 from the cabbie's pockets and ran away.

ASSAULT: Western District -- Charles Wilson, of the 2500 block of Brookfield Ave., reported that a man struck him with a bottle in the 2400 block of Druid Hill Ave. Police said Wilson was slightly injured and that his attacker escaped.

THEFT: Western District -- Cynthia Reese, of the 1800 block of Ruxton Ave., told police that a man she knows entered her house and stole a leather coat valued at $700. Police said the man lives in the 1500 block of McKean Ave. and that Reese was advised to seek a warrant for his arrest.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 1300 block of N. Calhoun St. reported that someone broke into his home and removed a TV valued at more than $200.

SHOOTING: Western District -- Police were seeking a man in the shooting Monday evening of Mickey Rogers, of the 2200 block of Etting St., near his home. Police said a man used a handgun to shoot Rogers in the left leg, then fled. They said Rogers was treated at Liberty Medical Center and released.

ASSAULT: Western District -- Leslie Cole, of the 700 block of N. Carey St., reported that a man cut her on the right arm with a knife near her home. Police said Cole was treated at a hospital and released. They said a 24-year-old resident of the 1500 block of Whitelock St. is being sought in the attack.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4500 block of Freedom Way North reported that someone entered her home yesterday and removed two coats. The victim told police the coats were valued at nearly $2,000 and that she suspects a woman she knows of taking them. Police said there were no signs of forced entry and that it appeared a key was used to enter the home.

ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- Police reported that a 17-year-old resident of the 5800 block of Glenkirk Court was walking in the 4600 block of Loch Raven Blvd. yesterday when he was accosted by a younger male with a handgun. Police said that when the armed youth pointed the gun at him, the victim fled safely into a nearby school.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Police today were seeking a man who entered McCrory's department store, in the 5400 block of Harford Road, yesterday and was attempting to leave without paying for property when he was spotted by a security officer. They said the man dropped the merchandise, valued at nearly $85, and escaped.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4000 block of Century Ave. reported that someone broke into her home and removed property valued at nearly $400.

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