Baltimore CityBURGLARY: Western District -- Employees of...


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

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BURGLARY: Western District -- Employees of the Moe-Bond Scaffolding Co. in the 1300 block of N. Fremont Ave. reported that someone broke into their building and stole an electric saw, an electric drill and a battery tester. Police said the value of the property was not known.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Gerard Holtz, of the 2400 block of Baker St., reported he was seated in his car in the 2700 block of Pennsylvania Ave. early Monday when he was approached by a man who ordered him out of the car. Police said Holtz complied and that the man got into Holtz's 1988 Chrysler New Yorker and drove off.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 2300 block of Calverton Heights Ave. reported that someone broke into her home by forcing a rear door and stole a VCR, camera, radio and a watch. Police said the property was valued at nearly $500.

BURGLARY/ARREST: Western District -- Police responding to a burglary early yesterday at the Hollywood Palace in the 2200 block of N. Monroe St. entered the building and arrested two men who had broken in through the roof. Police said more than $300 worth of liquor had been removed from shelves but had not been taken from the building. Police said the men, Michael Smith, 32, of the 1700 block of Presbury St., and Antoine Flowers, 28, of the 1700 block of Thomas Ave., were charged with burglary and held overnight at the station lockup in lieu of $7,500 bail pending a bail review hearing today before a District Court judge.

ROBBERY/ARRESTS: Western District -- Police arrested two men and were holding them in connection with the robbery yesterday of a driver for the Diamond Cab Co. Police said the driver, whose name was not available, was in the 1200 block of

Edmondson Ave. when he was assaulted by two men he picked up earlier and robbed of $70. Police said the men fled the scene but were arrested a short time later.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Jill Bowers, of the 600 block of N. Carey St, told police that she was assaulted in her home early yesterday by a man she knows who struck her in the face and then robbed her of $5. Police said Terrell Gray, 18, of no permanent address, was arrested and charged with assault and robbery. Police said Gray was held overnight at the station on $5,000 for a bail review hearing before a District Court judge.

SHOOTING: Western District -- Tammy Williams, of the 2400 block of Druid Hill Ave., told police she was walking down the street near her home when she heard the sound of several gunshots. Williams told police she felt a pain in her left arm and realized she had been shot. Police said Williams was taken to a hospital for treatment and released. Police said two men, one armed with a gun, were seen running from the scene and are being sought.

BURGLARY: Central District -- A resident of the 800 block of N. Charles St. reported that someone broke into his apartment and stole a guitar and stereo equipment. Police said entry was gained through a window and that the property was valued at nearly $200.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Virginia Giggetts, of the 2800 block of Clifton Ave., reported she was walking in the 3000 block of W. Baltimore St. when a man approached her from the rear and stole her purse. Police said the man escaped with cash and property of unknown value.

THEFT: Southwestern District -- Sylvia Coker, an employee at the Enoch-Pratt Free Library in the 3200 block of W. North Ave, reported that someone entered the library yesterday afternoon and removed money from her purse.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Police today were seeking two men who robbed Ernest Wooten, of the 100 block of N. Monastery Ave., of $25 as he walked in the 3600 block of W. Caton Ave. Wooten told police he was walking down the street around 1 a.m. yesterday when he was stopped by two men, one armed with a knife, who demanded his money. Police said the armed man and his accomplice fled after Wooten gave them his money.

CAB HOLDUP: Southwestern District -- Police reported a driver for the Royal Cab Co. in the 2500 block of W. Lexington St. was driving in the 1800 block of Poplar Grove St. around 2 a.m. yesterday when a man he picked up pulled out a handgun and demanded his money. Police said the cabbie complied, giving the gunman about $100. Police said the gunman escaped on foot.

BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 800 block of Lyndhurst Ave. reported that someone forcibly entered her home early yesterday but fled when she awoke and cried out. Police said nothing appeared to be missing.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 3200 block of St. Paul St. reported that someone broke into his home by prying a pane of glass out of a basement door. Police said the intruder stole a photo enlarger valued at more than $200.

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