Baltimore CityROBBERY: Western District -- Aritha Hayes...

POLICE BLOTTER

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

Baltimore City

ROBBERY: Western District -- Aritha Hayes, an out-of-town resident, reported she was in the 900 block of W. Fayette St. Sunday evening when she was approached from behind by a man who stole her purse. Police said the man escaped with cash and property, all valued at more than $200.

ROBBERY: Western District -- James Taylor, of the 1300 block of W. North Ave., told police he was in the 1100 block of N. Carey St. Sunday night when he was attacked by two men who grabbed him around the neck and robbed him of a gold rope chain, $4 and other property.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Employees of the Leader Realty Co. in the 100 block of N. Charles St. reported that someone broke into a house the firm owns in the 2800 block of Walbrook Ave. and stole kitchen cabinets and windows. Police said the house was being renovated and that the property was valued at more than $800.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 500 block of N. Stricker St. reported that someone broke into his home yesterday and stole stereo equipment valued at nearly $700. Police said entry was gained through a rear basement door.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Lenise Diggs, of the 2000 block of Westwood Ave., reported he was walking in the 1800 block of McKean Ave. yesterday afternoon when he was attacked by a man in his late 20s who robbed him of nearly $50.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the 1500 block of Penrose Ave. yesterday and stole an AM-FM radio and a telephone. Police said entry was gained through a basement door and that the property was valued at nearly $200.

THEFT: Western District -- Employees of Metro Metals Inc. in the 300 block of N. Poppleton St. reported that someone entered the building yesterday and stole a jack hammer valued at nearly $1,000.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Police reported that a TV valued at $300 was stolen from a dwelling in the 1100 block of Mosher St. after someone forced open a back door. Police said the break-in occurred between Sunday and yesterday.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 500 block of N. Stricker St. reported that someone broke into his home through a front window over the weekend and stole a TV valued at more than $200.

ABDUCTION/RAPE: Western District -- Police today were seeking a man who accosted a woman on a street in West Baltimore early yesterday and forced her to accompany him behind Coppin State College where he raped her. After the man escaped, the victim walked home and reported the incident. The woman was taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center, where she was treated and released.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 1300 block of W. North Ave. reported that someone broke into his home yesterday and stole a cordless telephone and a Caller ID device. Police said the property was valued at more than $200 and that entry was gained by forcing open the front door. Police said a 33-year-old suspect was being sought.

BURGLARIES: Western District -- Police reported that someone broke into two apartments a block apart and stole light fixtures and their glass globes. Police said someone broke into an apartment in the 2200 block of Eutaw Place by forcing open the front door and stole lighting equipment valued at more than $100. At an apartment in the 2300 block of Eutaw Place, someone entered through the front door and stole similar equipment valued at nearly $200. Police said both break-ins occurred yesterday within a short time of each other.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Lawrence Burch, of the 2300 block of Terre Firma Road in the Cherry Hill section of South Baltimore, reported he was in the 1700 block of W. North Ave. yesterday evening when he was accosted by three men, one with a handgun, who robbed him of two gold chains, $40 and a pager. Police said the gunman and his two accomplices escaped with cash and property, all valued at nearly $900.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 2600 block of Edmondson Ave. reported that someone broke into his home yesterday and stole a 19-inch TV.

THEFTS: Northeastern District -- Employees of Johnny's Used Cars in the 4800 block of Harford Road reported that someone entered the lot between Friday night after closing and Monday morning and stole equipment valued at more than $1,800from at least four cars.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the 2200 block of Erdman Ave. and stole a VCR, police scanner, three video movies, a microwave oven, a fur coat and a blanket. Police said the property was valued at nearly $800 and that entry was gained by breaking a window out of a back door.

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