Baltimore CitySHOOTING: Southern District -- Two women...

POLICE BLOTTER

July 27, 1992|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

SHOOTING: Southern District -- Two women were shot early yesterday in the 2600 block of Pierpont St. One of the victims, Karen Williams, 27, of the 1600 block of N. Hilton St., told police she was standing outside her sister's home about 3 a.m. when she noticed a blue car occupied by several men drive by. She told police she heard several gunshots and saw a group of men running down an alley. Police said Miss Williams then realized she had been shot in the left arm. While investigating the shooting, the officers found Miss Williams' sister, Lena Young, 32, of the 2600 block of Pierpont St., seated in a car bleeding from a gunshot wound to the neck. Police said Miss Young was in serious condition today Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Miss Williams was taken to Harbor Hospital Center for treatment. Police said it appeared the women were not the intended victims of the men in the car. The motive for the shooting was unknown.

THEFT: Northern District -- A resident of the 2800 block of Miles Ave. reported that his former roommate stole his CB/police scanner when he moved out recently. The victim told police the property was valued at $300.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 2700 block of Fenwick Ave. reported he was walking in the 2900 block of Hillen Road early yesterday when he was stopped by two men carrying handguns who robbed him of his wallet. Police said the gunmen, one armed with a 9mm semiautomatic handgun and the other a revolver, escaped with nearly $80.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the Wampler Village Apartments in Middle River was in the 1800 block E. 31st St. Saturday night when he was assaulted by a man who struck him with a piece of wood and robbed him of his 1984 Chevrolet station wagon.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police today were seeking a man who assaulted a woman during an argument in her home Saturday night then robbed her of $12 and several food stamps. Police said the incident occurred about 10 p.m. in the 1500 block of Gorsuch Ave. Police said the woman was not seriously injured.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 1300 block of Sherwood Ave. reported that someone broke into her home by forcing a bedroom window and stole a computer game and a set of stereo headphones. Police said the property was valued at more than $400.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the 4900 block of Roland Ave. over the weekend and stole a camcorder and a diamond ring. Police said the property was valued at nearly $1,000 and that entry into the house was through the basement window.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Property valued at $14,000 was stolen from a house in the 700 block of Gilmary Road between 10 a.m. and noon yesterday. Police said someone broke into the house by opening a kitchen window and stole several sets of sterling silverware, a silver ice bucket top, a silver nut dish and a gold watch.

THEFT: Northern District -- An out-of-town truck driver reported that while her truck was parked in the 2000 block of W. Cold Spring Lane early yesterday someone broke into the vehicle and stole cash and property, all valued at more than $900.

ROBBERY/ARREST: Western District -- Police arrested a youth yesterday and charged him with assaulting and robbing a man in the 600 block of N. Gilmor St. late Saturday night. Police said the victim, a resident of the 900 block of Parrish St., was walking in the 600 block of N. Gilmor St. about 10 p.m. when he was attacked by several youths who struck him with their fists and robbed him of a portable TV he was carrying. Later, police arrested a teen-ager in the incident and charged him with assault and robbery. Police said the juvenile was released into the custody of his parents. Three other youths were being sought.

THEFT: Western District -- A resident of the 1900 block of Edmondson Ave. reported that someone she knows entered her bedroom over the weekend and stole a video game and several game cartridges. Police said the property was valued at $200.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Property valued at more than $3,400 was stolen from a house in the 200 block of N. Calhoun St. over the weekend after someone knocked a hole in the victim's kitchen wall. After entering, the burglar stole a VCR, cash, a mink coat, three leather jackets, a 35mm camera and a clock.

RAPE TRY: Western District -- Police today were seeking a man who attempted to rape a woman inside a house in the 800 block of W. Lexington St. yesterday when she tried to leave the dwelling. The woman told police she was trying to leave the man's house yesterday morning when he refused to allow her to go and tried to rape her. The woman told police she fought the man off and fled the house. Police said the woman was not injured.

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