ASSAULT/ARREST: Central District -- Police arrested a Cherry Hill man yesterday and charged him with assaulting a female state correctional officer during a traffic-related dispute in the 400 block of Guilford Ave. Police said the guard, who works at the Baltimore City Detention Center, was stopped at a red light around 3 p.m. yesterday when a motorist objected to her driving. While the man and guard were standing outside their vehicles, the man struck the woman and knocked her to the ground, police said. Police said the guard, whose head struck the curb, was taken to Mercy Medical Center, where she was treated and held for observation. Michael Gagler, of the 2300 block of Terra Firma Road, was arrested and charged with assault and battery. He was being held at the station lockup pending a bail hearing.
SHOOTING: Central District -- Police said a resident of the 500 block of W. Preston St. was shot outside his home last evening while arguing with another man. Police said Wayne Davis, 34, was found lying on the pavement about 6:30 p.m., bleeding from a bullet wound to the chest. He was in stable condition today at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
THEFT: Central District -- A resident of the 4200 block of Old Frederick Road reported that someone broke into his parked car in the 300 block of Water St. yesterday morning and stole clothing valued at $100.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Police said a resident of the 3500 block of Meadowside Road in Woodlawn was walking in the 300 block of Laurens St. shortly before 11 a.m. yesterday when two men, one with a handgun, accosted and robbed her of her purse containing cash and property, all valued at nearly $50.
ASSAULT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a juvenile Monday and charged him with assault by stabbing a 16-year-old resident of the 6300 block of Fernbank Ave. during an argument there. Police said the suspect stabbed the victim in the arm with a knife. The victim was treated at a hospital.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- An employee of a construction company reported that someone broke into his parked truck in the 3100 block of Rosekemp Ave. over the weekend and stole a large assortment of hand and power tools, all valued at more than $2,000.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4000 block of Eierman Ave. reported that someone broke into her home and stole several wooden cabinets, a ceiling fan and other pieces of property, all of undetermined value.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Someone broke into a townhouse at the Dutch Village development in the 2300 block of Perring Manor Road over the weekend and stole a kitchen range and a refrigerator, together valued at nearly $700.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Property valued at more than $1,400 was stolen from a dwelling in the 3300 block of Southern Ave. after someone broke a front window pane Monday. Two VCRs, several pieces of jewelry and a camera were stolen.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 1700 block of Jack Fisher Court in the Hollander Ridge development reported that property valued at nearly $300 was stolen from her apartment over the weekend. Police said a VCR, a watch and a purse containing cash were stolen.
BURGLARY/ARREST: Northern District -- Police arrested a man and were holding him at the station pending charges that he broke into the house of his ex-girlfriend Monday and then pointed a handgun at her father when he and his wife entered the residence. Police said the couple entered their daughter's home in the 800 block of Glenwood Ave. Monday night and found the ex-boyfriend there. Police said the ex-boyfriend pulled out a handgun and chased the father into another room before fleeing. Later, it was found that jewelry valued at nearly $800 was stolen from the daughter's home.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the first block of St. Johns Road through a basement window yesterday morning and stole several pieces of silverware and jewelry, all valued at more than $8,000.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A diamond ring valued at nearly $5,000 was reported stolen from a dwelling in the 300 block of Kitmore Road between April 8 and Monday. Police said it appeared a key was used to enter the dwelling, and several rooms were ransacked.
ASSAULT: Northern District -- A resident of the 900 block of St. Dunstans Road reported he was leaving his apartment late Monday night when a female acquaintance accosted him and pointed a handgun at him. The woman fled but was arrested a short time later.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 4600 block of Lanier Ave. reported she was assaulted by her husband when she told him that $40 in cash he was putting in his pocket was to be used to buy Easter candy. Police said the woman was not seriously injured and no arrest was made.