Baltimore CitySHOOTING: Western District -- Police said a...

POLICE BLOTTER

June 17, 1992|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

SHOOTING: Western District -- Police said a resident of the 5300 block of Eastbury Ave. was shot Monday night in the 1800 block of W. Fayette St. Police said the victim, Isaac Hayes, was shot in the ankle and taken to an area hospital where he was treated and released. Police said the victim did not recognize the gunman and they had no motive for the shooting.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 600 block of N. Mount St. reported he was riding his bicycle near his home shortly before 2 a.m. yesterday when he was accosted by two men, one armed with a handgun, who forced him off the bike and stole it. Police said the victim was not injured.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A driver for the Royal Cab Co. in the 2500 block of W. Lexington St. reported he was in the 200 block of Elgin Ave. shortly after 3 a.m. yesterday when a passenger he picked up earlier pulled out a semi-automatic handgun and demanded his money. Police said after the gunman robbed the cabbie of more than $70, he fled.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police said two men accosted a resident of the 800 block of W. Lexington St. as he walked in the first block of N. Amity St. over the weekend and robbed him of his wallet containing $15 while threatening him with bodily harm. Police said neither man was armed and the victim was not injured.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police reported a man was robbed of his money yesterday afternoon while walking in the 2300 block of Braddish Ave. Police said the victim, a resident of the 2900 block of Walbrook Ave., was walking down the street shortly after 1 p.m. when he was stopped by two men, one armed with a handgun, who demanded his money. They took less than $10 and fled on foot.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police today continued their search for two men, one armed with a handgun, who robbed a man of his car yesterday afternoon. The victim, a resident of the 1800 block of W. Fayette St., reported he was in the 400 block of N. Carey St. around 3 p.m. when two men robbed him of his red 1987 Sterling 4-door sedan bearing state license plates ZFP-553.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police were seeking a 26-year-old man in the armed robbery last evening of a man in the 2800 block of W. North Ave. The victim, a resident of the 2700 block of Baker St , reported he was walking down the street around 6:15 p.m. when he was assaulted by a man armed with a knife who placed the weapon to his neck and demanded his money. Police said the armed man took more than $300. Police said they had learned a suspect's name and a warrant was to be issued for his arrest.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 3400 block of Hilldale Ave. reported he was walking in the 3400 block of Park Heights Ave. around 11 p.m. yesterday when he was stopped by two men, one armed with a handgun, who demanded his money. Police said the victim gave the gunman and his accomplice $60. Police said the victim was not injured.

BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the 2700 block of Druid Park Drive yesterday through the front window and stole a TV set and a VCR. Police said the property was valued at nearly $400. Police said the intruder left by the front door.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 800 block of Vine St. reported she was in the 3900 block of Cranston Ave. early yesterday when she was accosted by two men, one armed with a handgun, who ordered her to give up her money. Police said the victim gave up more than $100 to the men, who escaped on foot.

ROBBERY/ARREST: Southwestern District -- Police arrested a man and were holding him at the station pending charges that he robbed a man of a small sum of cash yesterday morning. Police said the victim, a resident of the 1200 block of Oakcrest Road, was in the first block of S. Pulaski St. around 8:30 a.m. when he was stopped by a man he knows who pointed a handgun at him and demanded his money. Police said the gunman fled after being given $15 and was arrested a short time later.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- An employee of the Poplar Laundromat in the 900 block of Poplar Grove St. reported two men entered the business around 7:30 p.m. yesterday and ordered him to give up money from the cash register. Police said one man was armed with a handgun, which he pointed at the employee. After being given an undisclosed sum of cash, the gunman and his accomplice left on foot.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone broke into the Rite-Aid Pharmacy in the 3900 block of Erdman Ave. through a rear window of an attached garage and stole 28 cartons of cigarettes. Police said the cigarettes were valued at $500. Police said the break-in was discovered at 7 p.m. yesterday.

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