Baltimore CityRAPE/ARREST: Western District -- Police...


May 21, 1992|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

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RAPE/ARREST: Western District -- Police arrested a man late Tuesday night on the police station's parking lot and charged him with rape. Police said the victim, a resident of the 1000 block N. Mount St., walked into the station about midnight Tuesday and told police she had just been raped inside a house a few blocks from the station. An officer who went to the house saw the accused man run several blocks from the house into the police station parking lot at North Mount Street and Riggs Avenue, where several officers captured him. Police said the man still had a shirt worn by the victim when he was captured. Charged with rape and assault and being held without bail at the police station pending a bail hearing today before a District Court judge is Grayling Chambliss, of the 1000 block of Mount St., police said.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Employees of Edie's Creations in the 2500 block of Francis St. reported that someone stole a freezer, TV, telephone and a clock, all valued at more than $600.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 2000 block of W. Lanvale St. told police he was in the 1800 block of Mosher St. yesterday evening when a man placed an hard object in his back and robbed him of more than $200.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A couple was walking in the 2200 block of Madison Ave. shortly after 1 a.m. yesterday when two men, one armed with a handgun, robbed one of them of $4.

CUTTING: Western District -- Police were searching today for a woman who assaulted a man during an incident inside a house in the 2100 block of Druid Hill Ave. earlier and cut his left leg with a knife. Police said the victim, Leroy Brown, also of the 2100 block of Druid Hill Ave., was attacked Tuesday evening.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 1000 block of Bennett Place reported that someone forced his way into her home earlier in the week and stole a 19-inch TV, VCR and a computer-video game, all valued at nearly $1,000.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Two TVs, two radios and stereo equipment valued at nearly $600 was stolen from a dwelling in the 800 block of N. Fremont Ave. after someone gained entry through a second-floor window.

SHOOTING: Western District -- A man was being sought in connection with the shooting Tuesday afternoon of Sean Craig, of the 800 block of N. Appleton St., during an incident near his home. Police said Mr. Craig was in the 700 block of N. Appleton St. about 2:30 p.m. Tuesday when a man shot him in the left thigh with a handgun. Police said the victim was taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center, where he was treated.

THEFT: Northern District -- A resident of the 2400 block of Shirley Ave. reported that someone entered his rear yard between Monday night and Tuesday morning and stole more than $200 worth of lawn and garden equipment. Police said the thief cut a chain used to secure a gas-operated lawn mower, shovel and other items.

THEFT: Northern District -- Someone stole a 21-speed bike worth more than $300 while it was left unattended in the 1200 block of Dellwood Ave. The owner is a resident of the 1400 block of Morling Avenue.

THEFT: Northern District -- A resident of the 2900 block of N. Charles St. reported that while her 1989 Volkswagen was parked in the 3300 block of St. Paul St. Tuesday someone broke into the vehicle and stole 20 cassette tapes valued at $200.

THEFT: Northern District -- A 1987 Honda motorcycle valued at more than $4,000 was stolen between Monday night and Tuesday morning from outside a house in the 3100 block of Remington Ave.

THEFT: Northern District -- A cellular phone valued at $600 was stolen over the weekend from an unlocked vehicle parked in the 800 block of Sheridan Ave.

BURGLARY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested three teen-age boys in connection with a burglary in the 2800 block of Echodale Ave. Monday and released them into the custody of their parents. Officers arrested the youths shortly after they were seen fleeing the dwelling with property valued at more than $900.

SCHOOL BURGLARY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police responding to a burglar alarm at the old Western High School in the 1000 block of E. 33rd St. early yesterday morning arrested a man who was attempting to flee with some copper tubing. Police said Ronald Cherry, 27, of the 1700 block of Ashland Ave., was taken into custody and was being held at the Eastern District lockup pending a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.

BURGLARY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a man early yesterday morning and charged him with breaking into a house in the 3900 block of Rexmere Road and stealing two watches valued at $200. Police said William Brown, of the 700 block of McKewin Ave., was arrested about 5 a.m. yesterday by officers responding to a report of a break-in.

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