Baltimore CitySTABBING: Western District -- Police...


April 10, 1991|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

STABBING: Western District -- Police reported that Kevin Wright, of the 700 block of Grantley St., was stabbed in the chest three times with a knife in the 2800 block of Harlem Ave. Police said they were seeking a 20-year-old man who had a grudge against Wright. They said Wright was taken to the Shock-Trauma Unit in Baltimore, where he was listed today in stable condition.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Anthony Brown reported he was in the 700 block of N. Mount St. on Monday when he was attacked by a woman and three men who struck him with a brick and robbed him of $100. Police said Brown was slightly injured.

STABBING/ARREST: Western District -- Police arrested a 15-year-old resident of the 6000 block of Harford Road and were holding him at the station following the stabbing Monday afternoon of Paul Hope, of the 1900 block of Mosher St. Police said Hope, attacked in the 1900 block of Riggs Ave., was stabbed several times and was listed in stable condition today at Shock-Trauma. They said the accused, Melvin McCullough, was charged as an adult and was being held without bail pending a hearing in District Court.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the 2500 block of Eutaw Place and removed a computer game valued at $100. Police said the burglary occurred over the weekend and that entry was gained by forcing the front door.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Police said an 11-year-old resident of the 500 block of Beechfield Ave. was walking in the 5200 block of Frederick Ave. when he was approached by an older youth who demanded money. Police said that when the 11-year-old refused, the older youth struck him with his fists and robbed him of his eyeglasses and some change. Police said a 12-year-old boy known by the victim was being sought in the incident.

BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 1300 block of Wildwood Parkway reported that someone broke into her home through the front door over the weekend and removed property valued at nearly $600.

ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- Cathy Ferrell, of the 500 block of Lakewood Ave., reported she was walking near her home yesterday when a man in his 20s approached her from behind and placed a hard object against her back. Ferrell told police the man pulled six rings she was wearing from her fingers and fled. Police said the rings were valued at more than $1,400.

ROBBERY TRY/ARREST: Southeastern District -- Police arrested a 25-year-old man and charged him with the attempted robbery of Arnold Townsend, 39, of the 4600 block of York Road. They said Townsend was walking in the 1700 block of Gough St. yesterday when a man knocked him to the ground and tried to rob him. Finding no money on Townsend, the man fled. Police said Ronald Wayne Robinson, of the 2400 block of E. Biddle St., was arrested a short time later and charged with assault and attempted robbery. He was held overnight in the station's lockup pending a hearing before a District Court commissioner.

BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- Employees of the Lafayette Courts Family Health Center in the 200 block of Aisquith St. reported that someone broke into the building through a bathroom window and removed an AM-FM cassette player, valued at $200, from the office.

BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the 4900 block of Challedon Road over the weekend by forcing the front door and removed property valued at more than $3,000.

ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- Richard Robertson, of the 1500 block of Abbotston St., reported he was in the 2700 block of Kirk Ave. early yesterday when he was stopped by two men in their late teens or early 20s who asked him for money. Police said that when Robertson refused, one of the men pulled out a knife and cut him on the arm. They said both men fled and Robertson was taken by ambulance to Union Memorial Hospital, where he was treated and released.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Employees of Slaysman and Sons in the 5500 block of Belair Road reported that while a company truck was parked near the firm, someone broke into it and removed a radar detector valued at more than $200.

ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- Police said a 10-year-old resident of the 1800 block of Maulsby Court was attacked yesterday near his home by an older youth who struck him with a piece of wood. Police said the victim was taken to Francis Scott Key Medical Center for treatment and released.

THEFT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police responding to a shoplifting at the K mart in the 5100 block of Sinclair Lane arrested a 27-year-old man who attempted to leave the store without paying for merchandise valued at more than $100. They said the suspect was detained for police by a store security officer. Police said the suspect was held overnight at the Eastern District lockup pending a bail hearing today before a District Court commissioner.

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