ROBBERY: Central District -- A resident of the 1000 block...


January 13, 1992|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

ROBBERY: Central District -- A resident of the 1000 block of E. Baltimore St. reported he was in the first block of Hopkins Place shortly before 11 p.m. yesterday when he was accosted by a man armed with a knife who pressed the weapon to his throat and demanded his money. Police said the victim turned over less than $10 to the armed man, who escaped on foot.

ROBBERY/ARREST: Southeastern District -- Police said a 51-year-old resident of the 200 block of S. Broadway was assaulted and robbed Saturday night as he approached the doorway of his home after going to a store to buy cigarettes. The victim told police he was about to enter the doorway of his apartment about 10 p.m. Saturday when he was stopped by a man who struck him in the face and robbed him of his wallet. Police said a female resident of the area heard the victim and the other man struggling and dialed 911. Moments later, officers arrived and arrested a 25-year-old man in connection with the robbery. Police said Sean Davis, whose address was not immediately available, was charged with armed robbery and was being held at the district lockup pending a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.

ASSAULT/ARREST: Southeastern District -- Police arrested a teen-ager and were holding him at the district lockup pending charges that he assaulted a 22-year-old resident of the 2700 block of E. Fairmount Ave. while the victim was in the 700 block of S. Port St. The victim told police he was walking along the street around 12:30 a.m. yesterday when he was attacked by the suspect who hit him in the face with a bottle. Later, the youth was arrested not far from the scene. Police said the victim was taken to Francis Scott Key Medical Center, where he was treated for lacerations and released.

BURGLARY/ARRESTS: Southeastern District -- Maryland Toll Facilities Police Saturday night arrested two men who allegedly broke into an auto dealership in the 500 block of Dundalk Ave. and stole a 1992 Toyota. Police said someone broke into the Schaefer & Strohminger dealership at 520 Dundalk Ave. late Saturday night and drove off in a new Toyota. Later, the car was stopped by toll facilities police near the Harbor Tunnel. The reason police stopped the car was not immediately known. After learning that the car was stolen, toll facilities police turned the men -- one 21 and the other 18 -- over to district police, who were holding them pending burglary and auto theft charges.

ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- A 43-year-old Parkville-area woman reported she was in the 100 block of Aisquith St. around 11:30 a.m. yesterday when she was assaulted by a man who knocked her to the pavement and stole the purse she was carrying. The woman told police the purse contained cash and property, all valued at $200.

ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- The 47-year-old owner of Bay Seafood in the 2300 block of E. Monument St. reported he was forced to give up money from the cash register to two men, one armed with a sawed-off shotgun. The owner of the business told police that two men entered the store shortly after 8 p.m. Saturday and that one of them pulled out a sawed-off shotgun. The owner reported he gave the men more than $100.

ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- A 27-year-old resident of the 6300 block of Toone St. reported he was walking a block from his home Saturday night when he was stopped by a man who knocked him to the pavement and robbed him of more than $100. Police said the robber was not armed and that the victim sustained minor injuries.

BURGLARY: Eastern District -- A resident of the 1600 block of N. Caroline St. reported that someone broke into her home over the weekend by forcing the front door. Police said the occupant reported that nothing appeared missing.

BURGLARY: Eastern District -- Police reported that property valued at $600 was stolen from a dwelling in the 1400 block of Ashland Ave. after someone gained entry by opening the front window.

ASSAULT/ARREST: Eastern District -- Police arrested a man and were holding him at the station pending charges that he stabbed another man in the hand with scissors during an incident in the 2000 block of Ellsworth St. Police said the victim, a resident of the Ellsworth Street address, reported that during the incident early Saturday, he was stabbed in the hand by a man he knows. Police said the suspect was arrested near the scene and that the victim was taken to a hospital for treatment and released.

BURGLARY: Eastern District -- A resident of the 2900 block of E. Federal St. reported that someone broke into his home over the weekend and stole property valued at $700. Police said the burglar escaped with $100 in cash, two chairs and a 19-inch TV. Police said entry was gained by opening a rear door.

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