Baltimore CityROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A resident...

POLICE BLOTTER

August 03, 1992|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

Baltimore City

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 5900 block of Benton Heights Ave. reported he was in the 5800 block of Belair Road yesterday afternoon when he was accosted by a man who demanded his money while implying he was armed with a handgun. Police said the victim turned over his cash and at least one credit card to the two ment. The victim's property was valued at nearly $50.

SHOOTING: Northeastern District -- Police said a resident of Stoll St. in South Baltimore was shot late last night in the 1500 block of Hartsdale Road. The victim, 30, of the 900 block of Stoll St., reported he was walking around 11 p.m. when someone fired a shot that struck him in the left shoulder. Police said he was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was treated and admitted. No motive was given for the shooting and no arrest had been made, police said.

BURGLARY: Southern District -- Bolt cutters were used to break into at least 17 public storage lockers in the 1000 block of W. Patapsco Ave. early yesterday. Several pieces of property were stolen but were continuing to contact the owners of the property to determine what was taken. Police said it appeared a vehicle was used to carry the property away.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Employees of a construction company reported someone broke into two houses in the 1300 block of Woodyear St. and stole property of unknown value. Police said someone stole a central air-conditioning unit, a refrigerator and a kitchen range from one house and the central air-conditioner was stolen from the house next door. Police said the rear doors of both houses were forced.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 1800 block of Riggs Ave. told police she was leaving her home shortly when she was accosted by a man armed with a handgun who ordered her to give up her wallet. Police said the woman complied, giving the man her wallet that contained $10.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police said a resident of a mission in the first block of N. Central Ave. was in the 2100 block of Etting St. shortly before 9 p.m. Saturday when he was assaulted from the rear by two men who robbed him of less than $5.

SHOOTING: Western District -- A resident of the 2100 block of Bolton St. was listed in stable condition today at Maryland Shock-Trauma Center after being shot late Saturday night in the 1600 block of Bruce St. Police said the victim was walking down the street around 11 p.m. when someone fired a shot that struck him in the left buttock. Police said the man was unable to identify the person who shot him and that they had no motive for the shooting.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 2400 block of Reisterstown Road reported that someone broke into his home by forcing the kitchen door and stole a VCR. Police said the property was valued at nearly $170..

ROBBERY: Western District -- Three men forced their way into an apartment in the 200 block of N. Fremont Ave. early yesterday and robbed a woman of several VCR tapes. Police said the resident was home around 3:20 a.m. when three men broke in. Police said the men left a few minutes later with the tapes, the value of which was not known. Police said the woman did not recognize the men.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 1800 block of W. Baltimore St. was in the 200 block of N. Calhoun St. around 5 a.m. yesterday when he was stopped by two men, one armed with a handgun, who ordered him to give up his money. Police said the gunman and his accomplice fled with less than $5.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Police said someone forced a rear door of a house in the 2200 block of W. Lafayette Ave. while the occupant was out of town and stole property valued at nearly $1,100. Police said entry a TV set, VCR, several pieces of jewelry and a clock-radio were stolen.

SHOOTING: Western District -- A resident of the 400 block of E. Biddle St. reported he was in the 1900 block of N. Smallwood St. shortly after 7 a.m. yesterday when he became involved in an argument with an 18-year-old man and two male juveniles. police said the oldest of the three pulled out a handgun and shot the victim in the right ankle. Police said the gunman and his two friends escaped. The victim was treated at Liberty Medical Center and released.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police said a resident of the 1700 block of Harlem Ave. was in the 700 block of N. Arlington Ave. early yesterday when he was accosted by a man armed with a handgun who demanded his money. Police said the victim gave up nearly $100 to the gunman.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 1000 block of W. 36th St. reported that someone broke into her apartment between July 19 and Saturday by opening a window next to the fire escape and stole a diamond ring and an initial ring. Police said the property was valued at more than $500.

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