BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4000 block of Elmora Ave. reported that someone broke into her home through a back door and removed a VCR, compact disc player and a radio, all valued at $200.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police were seeking four men, one with a handgun, who entered an apartment in the 5000 block of Crenshaw Ave. and robbed the occupant of property and cash, all valued at more than $3,700. Police said Kevin Roden, the occupant of the apartment, and a friend, Timothy Brown of Virginia, were in Roden's apartment when four men entered. Police said the four men robbed Roden of a VCR, several pieces of jewelry and $1,300. Police said that before the men fled, one pointed the weapon at Brown and fired a shot into the floor. Police said no one was injured.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that a deliveryman for Pizz-A-Boli's in the 1700 block of E. Northern Parkway was robbed last night in the 1300 block of Kitmore Road of his money and his car. Police said the deliveryman was returning to his car after making a food delivery at 9 p.m. when he was accosted by a man with a handgun who demanded money. Police said after the gunman robbed the deliveryman of more than $70, he ordered the victim to give up the keys to his 1986 Dodge Colt. Police said the gunman then got into the car and drove off. Police said the car, with license plate is YCT-655, has not been found.
BURGLARY/ARREST: Northern District -- Police arrested a 28-year-old man and charged him with burglary and the assault of a female occupant of the house he had burglarized. Police said a man entered a house in the 2700 block of Mathews St. by breaking a rear window and stole a wallet and a set of keys. Police said the man was still in the house when the occupants arrived home. Unable to leave, the man hid inside a closet for several minutes before he was able to escape. However, when he attempted to flee the house, he was spotted by a female occupant. Police said the burglar, who was armed with a knife, struck the woman with his hands and escaped. Later, police investigating the incident arrested a man in the 2800 block of Greenmount Ave. and charged him with burglary, assault and possession of a deadly weapon. Police said Michael Davis, of the 5700 block of The Alameda, was being held in lieu of $10,000 bond pending a bail review hearing.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Employees of Roy Kirby & Sons Construction Co. in the 2500 block of N. Charles St. reported that someone broke into the office building and removed three window air conditioners valued at more than $1,000.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that someone broke into Edgecombe Circle Elementary School in the 2800 block of Virginia Ave. and removed a set of body-building weights valued at more than $700. Police said entry was gained by climbing through a roof-top window.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- Yu Tai, 47, of the 1100 block of Gorsuch Ave., reported she was in the 800 block of Gorsuch Ave. around 4 p.m. Tuesday when she was accosted by a man with a handgun who demanded the bag she was carrying. Police said Tai complied and that the man fled with more than $100.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 2400 block of Loyola Northway reported that someone broke into her apartment and removed a TV valued at $300.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that property valued at nearly $1,500 was removed from a dwelling in the 2400 block of W. Garrison Ave. after someone entered through a ground-level window. Police said the intruder escaped with a TV, VCR, stereo equipment, a computer, cash and several pieces of jewelry.
SHOOTING: Western District -- Police reported that Charles Randolph, 22, of the 3500 block of W. Northern Parkway, was listed today in critical condition at the University of Maryland Medical Center after he was shot in the neck during an incident with another man in the 2200 block of Etting St. Police said Randolph was sitting on the front steps of a house when he
became involved in an argument with another man. Police said the other man then pulled out a small-caliber handgun and shot Randolph in the neck. The gunman escaped.
ROBBERY TRY/SHOOTING: -- Western District -- Kenneth Barnes, 25, of the 5000 block of Cordelia Ave., reported to police he was in the 2300 block of Ruskin Ave. when he was stopped by a man with a handgun who ordered him not to move. Police said Barnes turned and ran and was shot in the left wrist. Police said the gunman fled without robbing Barnes, who ran to Liberty Medical Center nearby, where he was treated and released.