SHOOTING: Western District -- A resident of the 1400 block of Franklin St. was listed in good condition today at Bon Secours Hospital after he was shot during a confrontation with three men in the 1300 block of W. Saratoga St. early yesterday. Police said the victim was in the 1300 block of W. Saratoga St. around 12:20 a.m. when he was approached by three men, one armed with a handgun. Police said the gunman fired one shot, striking the victim in the left arm.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A Carroll County resident told police that someone broke into a house he owns in the 500 block of N. Arlington Ave. between July 31 and yesterday and stole hand and power tools, all valued at $200.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Employees of the J & L Roofing Co. in the 1100 block of N. Monroe St. reported that someone broke into a house in the 2100 block of Clifton Ave. between Wednesday and yesterday while they were off the job and stole roofing material valued at nearly $900. Police said the house was entered through the door of an adjoining garage.
ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 300 block of Ridgeville Road reported he was in the 1900 block of N. Bentalou St. yesterday afternoon when he was stopped by a man armed with a small caliber handgun who demanded his wallet. Police said the gunman took an undisclosed sum of cash.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Police said two men, one armed with a handgun, entered Westend Liquors in the 1500 block of W. Baltimore St. around 4 p.m. yesterday and ordered an employee to give up money from the cash register. After taking more than $100, the gunman and his accomplice went behind the counter and stole a handgun and several state Lottery tickets.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 1500 block of N. Fulton Ave. reported that property valued at $200 was stolen from her home yesterday afternoon after someone gained entry through a door. Police said the burglar stole two telephones and an answering machine.
ASSAULT/ARRESTS: Western District -- Police arrested two men and were seeking three others in the aggravated assault of a man in the 2000 block of Presstman St. Police said the victim was near his home around 7 p.m. yesterday when he was attacked by five men, one armed with a baseball bat. The man with the bat struck the victim several times, causing minor injuries. Later, police arrested Anthony Washington, 20, of the 1500 block of N. Appleton St., and Qasim Thomas, 18, of the 2000 block of N. Fulton Ave., and charged them each with aggravated assault. Police said Mr. Washington also was charged with possession of a deadly weapon and Mr. Thomas with a handgun violation. Police said both men were held overnight at the station pending a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.
SHOOTING: Northeastern District -- Police reported a 20-year-old resident of the 1900 block of E. 28th St. was shot shortly after 9 p.m. Wednesday during an attempted robbery in the 1900 block of E. 29th St. Police said the victim was accosted by a man armed with a handgun who demanded his money. Police said the victim tried to run but the gunman fired one shot, striking him in the left thigh. Police said the gunman escaped. The victim was taken by ambulance to University of Maryland Medical Center, where he was admitted.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4000 block of Hillen Road reported that someone broke into his home Wednesday by forcing the kitchen door and stole property valued at $500.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police reported a man armed with a handgun entered the Amoco service station in the 6800 block of Harford Road early Wednesday and ordered the station manager to give him the contents of the cash register. After taking an undisclosed sum of cash, the gunman fled on foot.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- An out-of-town resident reported he got out of his car in front of an apartment building in the 4700 block of Parkside Drive and wasabout to enter the building when he was accosted by three men, one armed with a handgun, who demanded his keys. Police said three drove off in the victim's 1979 Ford station wagon bearing license plates ZDN-509.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A female resident of the 1300 block of Eutaw Place reported she was inside a dwelling in the 4300 block of Stonewood Ave. when two men, one armed with a handgun, forced their way in and locked the woman in the bathroom. Police said the two men ransacked the apartment looking for money and valuables. It was not known if the men found any, but before they left they robbed the woman of a pager she was wearing. Police said the pager was valued at $150.