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BALTIMORE CITYARSON/ARREST:

May 29, 1991|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

BALTIMORE CITY

ARSON/ARREST: Southwestern District -- Police early today arrested an 11-year-old boy and charged him as a juvenile with setting fire to his house shortly after midnight. Police said two occupants of the house, reportedly the boy's parents, were injured and were taken to St. Agnes Hospital for treatment. An unidentified firefighter was injured and treated at the scene by the crew of a city Fire Department ambulance. Police said the fire was reported at 12:11 a.m. and declared under control in less than 30 minutes. Police said the youth allegedly started the fire following an argument with his parents. Police said the youth was to be remanded to a juvenile facility pending action by juvenile authorities.

ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- Terri Jones, of the 6800 block of Sturbridge Drive, reported she was asleep around 1 a.m. yesterday when she was attacked by a man who had broken into her apartment through the bedroom window. Jones told police that when she was awakened by the man, he threatened to kill her with a knife. Jones said the man, who was nude, fled her apartment when she cried out. Police said that when officers arrived a few minutes later they found a knife outside Jones' apartment. Police said no property was missing from the apartment.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 1300 block of Crofton Road reported that someone broke into his home yesterday through a kitchen window and stole a VCR valued at $300.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Employees of Broadway Services Inc. in the 900 block of E. 25th St. reported that someone broke into the building through a ground-level window and stole property valued at nearly $250.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Geneva Moyd, 56, of the 2700 block of the Alameda, reported she was walking in that block over the weekend when a man in his late teens or early 20s came up behind her and stole her purse containing cash and property valued at more than $50.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that property valued at $5,000 was stolen from a dwelling in the 3700 block of the Alameda after someone broke in. Police said the intruder made off with an air conditioner and several other items.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Sharon White, of the 6000 block of Amberwood Road, reported she was walking in the 6000 block of Moravia Road late Monday night when a man came up behind her and stole her purse containing cash and property valued at $12.

ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- Lorraine Bond, of the 1600 block of N. Washington St., reported she was walking in the 2800 block of St. Lo Drive in Clifton Park early yesterday afternoon when she was attacked by a man who threw her to the ground and began cutting off her clothes with a knife. Bond told police she cried out and the man fled.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 1500 block of E. 36th St. reported that someone broke into her outdoor storage shed by cutting a padlock and stole a gas-powered lawn edger valued at $75.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that property valued at more than $500 was stolen from a garage in the 1500 block of Windemere Ave. after someone broke in. Police said the thief stole a lawn mower, an edger and a gas-operated outdoor grill.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Lenard Corbett, of the 3700 block of Elmley Ave., reported that someone entered the back yard of his home yesterday and stole a gas-powered lawn mower and other lawn equipment, all valued at $800.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that a 13-year-old resident of the 6200 block of Brook Road was riding his $300 multispeed bike in the 4400 block of Belair Road yesterday afternoon when three older youths forced him off the bike and stole it.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- John Crist, of the 1200 block of W. 41st St., reported that while his car was parked in the 4500 block of Erdman Ave. someone broke into it and stole an envelope that contained $600.

THEFT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police responded to the Rite-Aid pharmacy in the 3900 block of Erdman Ave. yesterday and arrested a 35-year-old man who attempted to leave the store without paying for several bottles of hand lotion valued at more than $60. Police said the man was stopped by a store security officer who detained him until police arrived. They said the man was being held at the Eastern District lockup pending charges and a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4500 block of Marx Ave. reported that someone broke into her home yesterday evening and stole a multispeed bike valued at more than $300. Police said two teen-age youths were being sought.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Stephanie Seegars, of the 800 block of N. Augusta Ave., reported she was in the 700 block of Wildwood Parkway early yesterday when a man struck her with a baseball bat and stole her purse containing cash and property valued at nearly $130.

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