Baltimore CityROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Priscilla...


August 13, 1991|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Norris West from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

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ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Priscilla Henry, of the 2900 block of Silver Hill Ave., was walking outside her home at 11 p.m. on Sunday when she was approached by a man who demanded her jewelry and money. She surrendered them to the man. He said that he would harm her if she called the police and fled.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police are looking for two suspects who robbed Brian McFadden, of the 600 block of Bartlett Ave., at gunpoint at 10:10 p.m. yesterday. McFadden was waiting for a bus near his home when two men approached. They pointed a handgun at him and demanded his money. McFadden surrendered $270 in cash, and the men fled.

ASSAULT: Northwestern District -- Police are searching for a man for the aggravated assault of Michael Bell, of the 5100 block of Pentridge Road, who was shot in the chest after an argument in the 2900 block of Garrison Ave. at 9:10 p.m. yesterday. Police had few details in the shooting and are investigating.

BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Liberty Elementary School, 3901 Maine Ave., lost some of its pets over the weekend when someone broke into the building. The thieves left with some goldfish.

ASSAULT: Northern District -- Harvey Welsh, of the 700 block of Belgian Ave., reported to police that two men approached him in the 2500 block of Greenmount Ave. at 11:45 p.m. Sunday and pointed a handgun at him, demanding money. They escaped with $430 cash.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone broke into the home of David Price, of the 3000 block of N. Calvert St., by forcing open the kitchen door. The home was ransacked. Several items were missing, including a camera, $60 in cash and stereo equipment. The loss amounted to $510.

THEFT: Northern District -- Ruth Gardner, of the 2900 block of Wyman Parkway, reported that her purse was taken from her car, which was parked near her home. The purse contained cash and valuables worth $890.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Michael Morris, of the 2800 block of Guilford Ave., reported that someone broke into his home yesterday afternoon and stole stereo equipment, a telephone, a microwave oven and a bicycle. The items were valued at $720.

THEFT: Northern District -- Leon Neufeld, of the 2400 block of Cross Country Blvd., had parked his 1986 Volkswagen near his home between 10:30 p.m. Sunday and 5:30 a.m. yesterday. When he returned to his car, several items were missing: stereo equipment and a radar detector. The items were valued at $1,450.

THEFT: Northern District -- Gladys DeHaden, of the 4300 block of Falls Road, reported that someone stole wedding rings and an Omega gold watch from her home at 11:45 p.m. yesterday. The items were worth $3,500.

BURGLARY: Southern District -- Someone broke into the Three Corners Liquors and Scott Carry Out, in the 1200 block of Scott St., through the basement door between 6 p.m. Saturday and 6 a.m. yesterday and took an undetermined amount of liquor.

BURGLARY: Southern District -- Patapsco Village Liquors, in the 3400 block of Annapolis Road, reported that someone took $833 worth of liquor from the store after breaking in through the roof at about 4:30 a.m. yesterday. A police officer saw a man leaving the store and chased him for a while, but the bandit got away.

BURGLARY: Southern District -- Someone broke into B & J Truck & Equipment Repair, in the 600 block of W. Patapsco Ave., between 6 p.m. Saturday and 5 a.m. yesterday, and took tools and a check. The total value of stolen property was listed at $2,810.

BURGLARY: Southern District -- Bon Secours Home Health Systems, in the 1100 block of Hollins St., reported that someone forced open a side door between 6 p.m. Saturday and 7:25 a.m. yesterday and took a telephone and a clock. There was no estimate provided of the property's value.

BURGLARY: Southern District -- Someone forced open the rear window of Curtis Bay Elementary School between 2:55 and 4:05 p.m. yesterday and removed a police scanner.

ROBBERY: Southern District -- Juanita Walker, a 67-year-old woman who lives in a housing complex in the 1800 block of Hollins St., reported that a man confronted her with a sawed off shotgun near her home at 8:05 p.m. yesterday and demanded money. The woman handed over $51 in cash.

BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- The Eastern Food Systems, N. Franklintown Road, was entered after someone forced open a window between 3 p.m. and 11 p.m. Sunday. The operator has not determined the amount of the loss.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Laura Frisby, of the 1300 block of Susquehanna Road, was in the 800 block of N. Woodington Road at 11:50 p.m. yesterday when a man approached her and threatened her with a gun. The thief fled with her purse containing $20 cash.

BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Someone climbed over the gate to Freeland Equipment Co., in the 1600 block of S. Caton Ave., between last Friday and yesterday and forced open a window in a trailer on the property. The person ransacked the trailer and stole a company van.

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