SUSPECTS SOUGHT: Northern District -- Police today were seeking a 24-year-old woman in connection with the assault of a 16-year-old resident of the 1400 block of Union Ave. who was struck over the head with a baseball bat while she and some friends were walking around 9:30 p.m. Sunday in the 3700 block of Buena Vista Ave. In yesterday's Police Blotter column it was incorrectly reported that the suspect was a 14-year-old girl. Police said Alta Lou Skipper, of the 3500 block of Buena Vista Ave., has been charged in a warrant with assault with intent to murder Sheri Dalton. Police said a second suspect, Bruce Stilley, no age given, also of the 3500 block of Buena Vista Ave., also has been charged with assault with intent to murder in the incident. He is being sought. Police said Miss Dalton was struck at least once on the head with the bat. She underwent surgery at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where she was listed today in fair but stable condition. Police said the incident grew out of an ongoing dispute.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- Police said a resident of the 3800 block of Cottage Ave. was walking in the 2600 block of Springhill Ave. shortly before 4 a.m. yesterday when he was stopped by two men, one armed with a handgun, who forced him to give up his sports jacket, two gold chains, a pager and $6. Police said the loss was valued at more than $1,000.
THEFT: Northern District -- An employee of a pest control company in the 2000 block of Druid Park Drive reported that while his company-owned truck was parked in the 700 block of Bunnecke Ave. over the weekend, someone broke into the vehicle and stole tools and equipment, all valued at more than $1,300.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Officials at Johns Hopkins University in the 3400 block of N. Charles St. reported that someone entered a room inside a building and stole a computer, computer key board, laser printer and 500 postage stamps. Police said the value of the property was not known.
THEFT: Northern District -- An employee of a Hanover, Pa., pharmaceutical firm reported that while a company-owned car was parked yesterday in the 6200 block of Blackburn Lane, someone broke into the vehicle and stole a laptop computer and other property. Police said the property was valued at $8,000 and that entry was gained by breaking a window.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police reported that a man armed with an over/under rifle and shotgun robbed the attendant of a gas station in the 3300 block of W. Cold Spring Lane last night of an undisclosed sum. Police said when the gunman entered the office of the Mobil station around 10:30 p.m. and announced a holdup, the attendant grabbed the barrel of the weapon and attempted to take it from the man. The gunman gained control of the weapon and ordered the attendant to give him the contents of the cash register. Following the robbery, the gunman escaped on foot.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police today were seeking four males in their late teens to early 20s in connection with the robbery last night of the Popeye's chicken restaurant in the 6500 block of Reisterstown Road. Police said two of the males, one of whom wore several gold chains around his neck, entered the rear of the restaurant while the back door was open and accosted the manager who was counting receipts in the office. Police said the robbers forced the woman to give up that money and cash from a safe. The pair ran out the door and were seen fleeing with two other males.
BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Employees of the Park Heights Carryout in the 5100 block of Park Heights Ave. reported that someone broke into the business early Sunday through the roof. Police said it was not immediately known what, if any, property was taken.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police said a woman was walking in the 1200 block of Mondawmin Ave. yesterday afternoon when she was stopped by a man who placed a hard object in her back and demanded her money. Police said the victim, a resident of the 3300 block of Glen Ave., gave up cash and property, all valued at more than $160.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 4800 block of Palmer Ave. reported she was walking near her home around 3 a.m. yesterday when she was accosted by a man in his early 20s who pushed her up against the wall of a building and forced her to give up her purse. Police said the man robbed the woman of cash and property, all valued at more than $30.