ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A female resident of the...

POLICE BLOTTER

August 06, 1992|By The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A female resident of the 4600 block of Reisterstown Road reported she was walking in the 3100 block of Wylie Ave. around 8 p.m. yesterday when she was approached from the rear by a man wearing red shorts who grabbed her around the neck and robbed her of the purse she was carrying. Police said the man fled with cash and property, all valued at nearly $400.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A man was robbed of his wallet and money last night while pumping gas in his car at a service station in the 2500 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway. Police said the victim, a resident of the 2200 block of Orem Ave., was putting gas in his car at an Amoco station around 7:30 p.m. when he was approached by a man who asked if he could help. When the customer told the man he didn't need any help, the man pulled out what appeared to be a .22-caliber handgun and demanded the motorist's wallet. Police said the motorist gave the gunman his wallet that contained about $100.

ROBBERY/SHOOTING: Western District -- A resident of the 2800 block of W. Lanvale St. was in the 2600 block of Harlem Ave. shortly after 2 a.m. yesterday when he was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who robbed him of cash and property, all valued at more than $400. Police said the gunman then shot the victim in the chest and fled. Police said the victim was in serious condition today at University of Maryland Medical Center.

ROBBERY/ARREST: Western District -- Police arrested a man yesterday and were holding him at the station pending charges of robbing a resident of the 1300 block of W. North Ave. The victim told police he was near his home late yesterday when a man snatched $20 from his hand. Later, police arrested a suspect.

ASSAULT: Western District -- A resident of the 1000 block of W. Saratoga St. was listed in fair condition today at Maryland General Hospital after he was attacked by two men, one armed with a baseball bat, who struck him several times. Police said the victim was in the 300 block of N. Schroeder St. around 4 a.m. Tuesday when he was attacked by two men for no apparent reason and hit several times with the bat. Police said they had no motive for the attack.

THEFT: Western District -- A driver for the Yellow Cab Co. in the 2100 block of Huntingdon Ave. reported that while his car was parked in the 2500 block of W. North Ave. yesterday morning someone broke into the vehicle and stole the trip meter. Police said the meter was valued at $500.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 2000 block of Westwood Ave. was in the 1600 block of W. North Ave. around 11 a.m. yesterday when a man pushed her aside and stole more than $200 she had in her hand, police said.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone forced their way through a window of an apartment in the 200 block of N. Fremont Ave. between Tuesday night and early yesterday and stole a fan, TV set and shoes. Police said the property was valued at more than $100.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Police said property valued at more than $300 was reported stolen from a dwelling in the 1100 block of N. Fulton Ave. after someone forced the front door. Police said the intruder escaped with several towels, glassware, silverware and other pieces of property. Police said the burglary was discovered yesterday morning.

THEFT: Western District -- Someone broke into a vehicle while it was parked on the property of the Cloverland Dairy in the 2200 block of N. Monroe St. yesterday afternoon and stole two boxes of baseball cards and other pieces of property. Police said the total value of the property was more than $300.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 1500 block of W. Baltimore St. reported that someone forced a door of his home yesterday and stole a TV set, VCR and a clothes bag used to carry the other items away. Police said the property was valued at $600.

THEFT: Western District -- Police said a woman known as "Cheryl" was being sought in the theft of money from a man in the 500 block of N. Carrollton Ave. Police said the victim, a resident of the 500 block of N. Carrollton Ave., was intoxicated yesterday and lying on the pavement near his home when the woman reached into his pockets and stole more than $100.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 1100 block of Wicklow Road reported he was walking in the 4600 block of Manordene Road about 10 p.m. Tuesday when a man armed with a handgun ordered him to give up his money. Police said the gunman escaped with $50.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Two men, one armed with a handgun, stopped a resident of the 4600 block of Coleherne Road as he walked in the 4600 block of Lawnpark Road Tuesday night and robbed him of $2.

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