ROBBERY: Western District -- Carl Boyd, a resident of an apartment building in the 700 block of W. Lexington St., reported he was accosted Saturday night by another resident of the building who pointed a handgun at him and pulled the trigger. Police said the weapon misfired and that the two men then became involved in a struggle for the gun. During the stuggle, the armed man robbed Boyd of $20 in cash and fled. Police said an 18-year-old man known to Boyd was being sought.
ASSAULT: Western District -- Tracy Williams, of the 2200 block of N. Rosedale St., reported he was in the 500 block of Baker St. Saturday night when he was assaulted by a man armed with a knife who threatened to kill him. Later, police arrested a suspect in the incident and were holding him at the station pending formal charges and a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Vernette Joyner, of the 2500 block of Mosher St., reported she was sitting in her car while parked near her home late Friday night when a man armed with a handgun forced his way into the vehicle and robbed her of her purse and its contents. Police said the man escaped with cash and property valued at more than $100.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Police today were seeking a man who accosted Darryl Robinson, of the 1300 block of N. Calhoun St., as he walked in the 1300 block of Winchester St. around 6 p.m. yesterday. The man demanded Robinson's money while pointing a small-caliber handgun at him. Police said the gunman escaped with $15 in cash.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 2300 block of Reisterstown Road reported that while she was home yesterday a man she knows broke into her house by kicking in the rear door. Police said the man fled when he was spotted and did not take any property. Police said the occupant of the house was expected to get a warrant for the man's arrest.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Police said property valued at more than $1,000 was reported stolen from a dwelling in the 1300 block of N. Carey St. over the weekend. Police said entry was gained through a rear window and that the burglar escaped with a TV, a ring and a coat.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Police reported that someone broke into a house in the 2200 block of Eutaw Place that is undergoing renovation and stole several sheets of plaster board. Police said the building material was valued at $500.
THEFT:: Western District -- A resident of the 2800 block of Brighton St. told police a man entered her home by trick and stole nearly $30 in cash. Police said a man requesting a drink of water from the victim yesterday afternoon was allowed inside. Police said when the occupant entered the kitchen to get the man a drink of water, the man stole the money and fled.
THEFT: Western District -- Police today were seeking a man who stole a wallet containing $35 in cash from the occupant of a home in the 1500 block of N. Carey Street. Police said a man at the door told the woman yesterday afternoon that he wanted to give her food for Thanksgiving. When the victim went to get a bag in which to put the food items he was holding, the man entered the house. While the woman was in the kitchen, the man stole her wallet.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the 3900 block of Duvall Ave. over the weekend and stole a VCR and a TV. Police said the property was valued at nearly $400 and that entry was gained through a basement window.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Lakesha Ford, of the 3100 block of Phelps Lane, told police she was walking in the 2000 block of Mondawmin Ave. near the Mondawmin Mall Saturday night when she was stopped by a man who threatened her with bodily harm and demanded her property. Ford told police she was afraid of being injured and gave the man her coat and jewelry. Police said the man escaped with property valued at $400.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 2500 block of Rellim Road told police that someone forced their way into his home over the weekend by opening a window. Police said it was not immediately known what, if any, property was taken.
BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Property valued at nearly $900 was reported stolen from a dwelling in the 4100 block of Ferhnill Ave. over the weekend after someone entered by forcing the front door.
THEFT: Northwestern District -- An employee of L & R Associates in the 2600 block of Garrison Blvd. reported that while the company truck was parked in the 6500 block of Reisterstown Road yesterday afternoon someone broke into the vehicle and stole a drain-cleaning machine. Police said the equipment was valued at $500.
THEFT: Southwestern District -- Noroizon White, of the 3400 block of Joan Ave., reported that while his car was parked in the 700 block of Poplar Grove St. over the weekend someone broke into the vehicle and stole property valued at more than $100.