Baltimore CityTHEFT: Northeastern District -- A resident...

POLICE BLOTTER

March 06, 1992|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

THEFT: Northeastern District -- A resident of an apartment building in the 2300 block of E. Northern Parkway reported that someone entered the basement laundry room Tuesday and stole several pieces of clothing. Police said the clothing was valued at nearly $300 and that a female believed to have stolen the clothing is being sought.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Police said someone broke into a 1986 Nissan while the vehicle was parked in the 1200 block of Glenwood Road yesterday evening and stole a purse and other property. The victim, also a resident of the 1200 block of Glenwood Road, told police the property was valued at nearly $140.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police said a resident of the 4700 block of Elison Ave. was walking near his home yesterday afternoon when he was attacked by a youth who grabbed him around the neck and robbed him of his money. Police said the youth escaped with more than $100.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 3000 block of Ingleside Ave. reported he was in the 2500 block of Pennsylvania Ave. Wednesday night when he was attacked by two men who struck him with their fists and robbed him of cash and property, all valued at nearly $700.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police said two men, one armed with a handgun, accosted a resident of the 700 block of N. Carey St. as he walked in the 500 block of N. Carrollton Ave. Wednesday night and forced him to give up his money. Police said the gunman and his accomplice escaped with nearly $200.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police said a resident of the 1300 block of W. North Ave. was walking near his home Wednesday night when he was stopped by a man who struck him with his fists and robbed him of $15 and a pack of cigarettes.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police today continued their search for two men who robbed a resident of the 1800 block of N. Fulton Ave. of $400 at gunpoint after she cashed a check. Police said the victim was walking back to her home after cashing a check at a store Tuesday night when she was robbed by the two men, one of whom was armed with a handgun.

ROBBERY TRY/ARREST: Western District -- Police arrested a man and were holding him at the station pending charges in connection with the attempted robbery of an elderly female resident of the 1700 block of McKean Ave. The victim told police that after she allowed a couple she thought she knew into her home Tuesday night, one of them pushed her into a chair and demanded her money. Police said when the woman cried out, the couple fled. Later, police arrested a suspect in the incident and were holding him at the station while the incident is investigated.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Employees of United Trucking Service in the 2000 block of Warwick Ave. reported that someone broke into the garage Tuesday night. Police said entry was gained by forcing a door open and that it was not immediately known what property was taken.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police reported that a female resident of the 2500 block of W. Fairmount Ave. was walking in the 1900 block of Vine St. early yesterday when she was assaulted by a man who pushed her to the pavement and robbed her of cash and property, all valued at more than $300.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police said a man walking in the 2000 block of N. Bruce St. early yesterday was robbed of his wallet and $20 by a man who asked him for a cigarette. Police said the victim, of the 2000 block of W. Fairmount Ave., gave up his wallet and its contents when the man pulled out a handgun and pointed it at him.

CUTTING: Western District -- A resident of the 2300 block of W. Lexington St., was treated at the University of Maryland Medical Center early yesterday and released after being cut with a knife during an argument with a woman. Police said Elvis Streams, also of the 2300 block of W. Lexington St., was cut on the wrist and palm by a woman he knows who fled the scene. Police said the woman was being sought.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police said a woman was walking in the 1700 block of W. North Ave. early Wednesday when she was accosted by two men, one armed with a handgun, who robbed her of nearly $300. The woman, a resident of the 1600 block of N. Bruce St., told police one of the men rifled her clothing before he found the money. Police said the woman was threatened by the gunman.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Employees of Top Hat Towing in the 1900 block of Ashburton St. reported that someone broke into the building between Wednesday night and early yesterday and stole radiators and tools. Police said entry was gained by forcing the front door and that the value of the property was not immediately known.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Police reported that someone broke into a church-owned building in the 2300 block of Pennsylvania Ave. between March 2 and yesterday and stole several dolls and stuffed animals. Police said three youths seen near the building shortly before the break-in was discovered were being sought.

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