AGGRAVATED ASSAULT: Central District -- A 16-year-old Baltimore youth was arrested and charged with aggravated assault after he allegedly sprayed Mace into a crowd waiting at a bus stop. Police said they arrested Levell Jackson, whose address was not available, and charged him with assaulting four people. The youth, whom police said was taken to the Charles Hickey School in Baltimore County, allegedly approached the bus stop in the 500 block of W. Fayette St., and for apparently no reason, began spraying the crowd as he shouted, "If you want to go to war, let's go to war." Daniel Brown and Jerome Spedden were taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center for treatment.
THEFT: Central District -- Stephen Varanko, of the 3100 block of Morning Side Court, told police someone used a brick to break the front passenger window on his 1986 Mercury when it was parked in the first block of W. Lanvale St. A briefcase valued at $100 was stolen, police said.
THEFT: Central District -- Officials at the Henry Glick law offices at 1 Calvert Place told police that they suspect one of their employees of stealing 13 company checks.
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT: Central District -- William Bond, of the 1500 block of Guilford Ave., told police he was talking to a woman outside his home when the woman's husband approached, pushing him and ordering him not to "talk to my wife like that." Bond told police he was shaken up, but not hurt.
THEFT: Central District -- Japonica Harding, 19, of the 2600 block of Mura St., told police that someone stole a sweat suit from her work locker at Maryland General Hospital. Total loss was put at $72.49.
THEFT: Central District -- Alicia Personeus, of the 4100 block of Quail Way in Havre de Grace, told police she left her room at the Holiday Inn in the 300 block of W. Lombard St. and when she returned sometime later, she noticed that $259 was missing from a coat jacket. There was no sign of forced entry into the room and police said hotel security officials were looking into who may have had a pass key.
THEFT: Central District -- Police said an officer was in the Encore Book Store in the 100 block of E. Lombard St. when he noticed a man walking around the store carrying a plastic bag. When the man attempted to leave the store, the store's security alarm went off and he was apprehended. Police charged David Bannerman, 33, of the 2300 block of Orleans St., with shoplifting 23 children's books valued at $95.15.
THEFT: Central District -- Theresa A. Tilghman, of the 5700 block of Harford Road, told police someone broke into her car while it was parked in the 200 block of N. Charles St. by breaking the passenger side window. Stolen was a radar detector valued at $199, police said.
BURGLARY: Central District -- A resident of the 1200 block of Cathedral St. told police someone forced open a rear door to his home and removed a typewriter, stereo, microwave oven, black suitcase and a pair of Reebok tennis shoes worth $635.
THEFT: Central District -- Officials of Rock Creek Teleservice Inc. of Pasadena told police that someone pried one of the company's pay phones from a wall in the 200 block of Penn St. Value of the pay phone was $1,500, police said.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Song Yum, owner of the Park Avenue Cleaners in the 200 block of Park Ave., told police two men entered his business, threatened him with a handgun and demanded cash. One man came behind the counter and took an undetermined amount of money from the cash register, police said.
BURGLARY: Central District -- Officials of Coastline Insurance Associates Inc. told police that someone broke into their offices in the first block of E. Eager St. and removed a laptop computer, a photocopier, fax machine, word processor and other equipment worth $7,458.
THEFT: Central District -- Lynn K. Bigelow of the 1600 block of St. Paul St. told police that he threw a party at his house, with about seven guests, and sometime after the party was over, he discovered that a .25-caliber semi-automatic pistol had been stolen from one of his bedroom drawers. Its value was estimated to be $100.
BURGLARY: Central District -- Officials of American Automotive Service, in the 10400 block of Reisterstown Road, told police that someone broke into a construction storage area in the first block of South St. and removed three Motorola radios, a hydrostatic test pump and an oiling machine worth $8,425.
AGGRAVATED ASSAULT: Southeastern District -- Police said two men got into an argument outside a Fells Point bar with another man and he pulled a knife and cut them. Tony Russo, of the 1800 block of N. Adams St., and Stewart Grotcher, of the 3000 block of Mayfield Ave., told police the man cut them during the argument. Police said their injuries were not serious and a suspect had been arrested. His name was not available.