Baltimore CitySHOOTING: Eastern District -- Police...

POLICE BLOTTER

July 09, 1992|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

SHOOTING: Eastern District -- Police reported two men were shot early today while they walked in the 100 block of N. Bethel St. The men, Walter Green, 18, of the 1800 block of N. Caroline St., and Warren Hill, 18, of the 260 block of Grogan Ave., told police they were walking separately about 2:25 a.m. today when someone fired a gun in their direction. Homicide detective Vernon Holley said Mr. Green was shot in the chest and was taken to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where today he was listed in stable condition. The detective said Mr. Hill was shot in the forearm and was to have been released following treatment at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The two men told police they were not walking together when shot and were not able to give any information about the person who fired at them or why. Detective Holley said no arrest had been made and that the incident remains under investigation.

ASSAULT: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 1400 block of N. Ellamont St. told police that during an argument at her home yesterday a man she knows cut her on the right arm with a knife. Police said the victim, Akida Matthews, was not seriously injured and that the man was being sought.

ASSAULT/ARREST: Southwestern District -- Police arrested a man and were holding him at the station following charges that he cut a woman during an incident in the 100 block of N. Monastery Ave. Tuesday night. The victim, Keisha McCleveland, was not seriously injured, police said. Arrested and charged with assault by cutting and ordered held in lieu of $7,500 bail is Dexter Smith, 29, also of the 100 block of N. Monastery Ave.

BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the first block of N. Culver St. told police that someone broke into her home through a rear door yesterday and stole more than $100 in cash from her purse.

THEFT: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 5600 block of Key Ave. reported that someone entered his bedroom and stole more than $800 in cash. The victim told police the theft occurred over a period of several days and that he suspects a man he knows of taking the money.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police reported a man armed with a handgun robbed the Katz insurance company in the 6700 block of Reisterstown Road yesterday afternoon of an undisclosed sum. After the gunman entered the office shortly before 2 p.m., he grabbed an employee and struck him with the butt of a handgun while demanding money. Following the robbery, the gunman ran out the door and escaped.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 3700 block of Fallstaff Road reported she was walking near her home shortly before 6 p.m. yesterday when she was attacked by a man who knocked her to the pavement and robbed her of property valued at $200.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police said a Randallstown man was in the 6600 block of Reisterstown Road about 4 p.m. yesterday when he was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who demanded his money. Police said the victim, a resident of the 8800 block of Sigrid Road, gave less than $40 in cash to the gunman, who fled.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Employees of the Liberty Food Market in the 5500 block of Gwynn Oak Ave. told police a man armed with a handgun entered their store about 7 p.m. yesterday and demanded money from the cash register. Police said the gunman escaped with more than $100 in cash.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 1700 block of Champlain Drive in Baltimore County reported he was walking in the 4600 block of Liberty Heights Ave. about 9:30 p.m. yesterday when he was accosted by a man carrying a handgun %% who ordered him to give up his money. Police said the victim complied, giving the gunman more than $200 in cash.

THEFT: Northern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a car while it was parked in the 3100 block of Guilford Ave. Tuesday night or yesterday morning and stole several hand and power tools. The owner of the property, a resident of the 3100 block of Guilford Ave., told police the property was valued at nearly $140.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 700 block of Baker St. reported he was walking in the 1600 block of W. North Ave. late Wednesday night when he was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who ordered him to give up his money and property. Police said the gunman escaped with $25 in cash, a gold watch and a gold ring. Police said the value of the watch and ring was not known.

THEFT: Western District -- Police said someone entered the property of a resident of the 2300 block of W. North Ave. between the weekend and yesterday and removed a lawn table and two chairs. Police said the property was valued at $50.

BURGLARY: Southern District -- A resident of the 4100 block of Sixth St. in Brooklyn reported that someone broke into his home yesterday and stole a TV, VCR and stereo equipment. Police said the property was valued at nearly $1,000 and that entry was gained by opening a bedroom window.

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