Baltimore CityROBBERY: Central District -- Sylvia Simpson...

POLICE BLOTTER

September 04, 1991|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

ROBBERY: Central District -- Sylvia Simpson, of the 1200 block of Riverside Ave., reported she was putting gasoline in her car at a service station in the 1800 block of N. Charles St. when a man approached and stole her purse, which contained property valued at nearly $200.

THEFT: Central District -- Drew Williams, of the 1300 block of California Ave., reported that while his vehicle was parked in the 200 block of St. Paul St. someone broke a window and and stole carpenter tools valued at more than $2,300.

BURGLARY: Central District -- Police said a bicycle, stereo equipment and a ring were stolen from an apartment in the 1800 block of Eutaw Place after someone got in through a window. Police said the property was valued at nearly $1,400.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Barron McCree, of the 600 block of N. Fremont Ave., reported he was walking in the 600 block of Brune St. when a man came up behind him, reached into his

pockets and stole $60.

THEFT: Central District -- Jacob Y. Milman, of the 10000 block of Baronet Road in Owings Mills, reported his car was parked in the 200 block of E. Redwood St. when someone broke a window and stole stereo radio equipment valued at nearly $300.

THEFT: Central District -- Officials of the Red Cross in the 3700 block of Mount Hope Drive reported that someone broke a window of one of their vehicles while it was parked in the 2000 block of Mount Royal Ave. and stole three mannequins used to teach life-saving techniques. Police said the mannequins were valued at $300.

BURGLARY: Central District -- Employees of the Kelmscott book shop in the first block of W. 25th St. reported that someone forced a rear door of the business and stole a telephone-fax machine valued at $400.

BURGLARY: Central District -- A resident of the 700 block of Washington Place reported that someone broke into his apartment through a window and stole a wallet containing more than $100.

THEFT: Central District -- Police reported that someone broke into an out-of-town air-conditioning company's truck while it was parked in the first block of W. Chase St. and stole a briefcase containing papers. Police said the briefcase was valued at more than $200.

BURGLARY: Central District -- Employees of Janda florist, in the 200 block of Liberty St., told police that someone broke into the shop through a rear window and stole a TV camera and monitor, valued at more than $500.

ROBBERY/ARRESTS: Central District -- Police responding to a report of an armed robbery at Hooters, a restaurant in the Light Street Pavilion at Harborplace, arrested two men. Police said two men entered the rear of the restaurant shortly after 9 p.m. Monday and announced a holdup. After taking more than $900, the men were fleeing the area when police arrived and arrested them without further incident.

THEFT: Central District -- Martha Davis, of the 2000 block of McCulloh St., reported that someone entered her basement and stole four pit bull puppies. Davis told police the dogs were valued at $800 and that she suspects the dogs were stolen by a man she knows.

THEFT: Central District -- John O'Brien, of the 1000 block of Rectory Ave., reported his car was parked in the 300 block of Laurens St. when someone broke into it and stole property valued at more than $2,000.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- Marjorie Anderson, of the 3400 block of N. Charles St., reported she was in the 3200 block of St. Paul St. when she was robbed of her purse by a man she knows. Later, police arrested the man and were holding him at the station pending charges and a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- Police were seeking a man who accosted Sadie Custis, of the 800 block of Wilbert Ave., while she walked near her home and robbed her at gunpoint of cash and property, all valued at more than $600.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- Gary Brown, of the 600 block of McCabe Ave., told police he was in the 5200 block of York Road yesterday afternoon when he was stopped by a man with a handgun who went through his pockets and robbed him of more than $300.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 300 block of St. Paul St. told police that someone broke into a dwelling he owns in the 200 block of W. 27th St. and stole a stained glass window. Police said the value of the window was not known and that entry into the dwelling was through a basement window.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- A 16-year-old resident of the 3600 block of Greenmount Ave. told police she was walking near her home yesterday when a man stole her purse, which contained cash and property valued at nearly $125.

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