Baltimore CitySHOOTING: Eastern District -- A man and a...

POLICE BLOTTER

August 28, 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 -- A man and a teen-ager were shot last night while sitting on the front steps of a house in the 1000 block of E. Hoffman St. by two men with semiautomatic handguns. Christopher Murray, 32, of the first block of Dauber Court, was shot in the left shoulder and forehead. The other victim, Brian Knox, 16, of the 5000 block of Lodestone Way, was shot in the left side of his face. Both were reported in good condition at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center. No motive was given for the 11:25 p.m. shooting.

ROBBERY: Central District -- An armed man accosted a resident of the first block of Morling Ave. while the victim was in the 200 block of Laurens St. early yesterday morning and robbed him of more than $30.

ROBBERY: Central District -- Two men robbed a 56-year-old resident of the 600 block of Linnard St. yesterday while he was walking home from work. The victim told police he was walking in the 900 block of Pennsylvania Ave. when two men standing near him called for him to stop. After approaching the two men, one of them stuck a hard object in his back while the other went through his pockets and stole more than $10.

ROBBERY: Southern District -- A resident of the 1400 block of Woodall St. was walking in the 100 block of W. Heath St. around 3 a.m. yesterday when he was attacked from behind by two men who struck him with their fists and robbed him of nearly $150. The man was not seriously injured.

BURGLARY: Southern District -- Someone broke into a condominium under construction on the 11th floor of the Harbor View Condominiums in the 1000 block of Key Highway between Wednesday night and yesterday morning and stole 250 feet of copper tubing.

ASSAULT: Southern District -- Police were seeking three men and two women who attacked a resident of the 1200 block of Glyndon Ave. around 10 p.m. in the 300 block of S. Carey St. and struck him several times with a stick and a baseball bat. The victim was not seriously injured.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Two men were robbed of their money late last night inthe 700 block of Warwick Ave. The victims, one from the 2500 block of W. Lafayette Ave. and the other from the 900 block of Whitmore Ave., were walking with a female shortly after 11 p.m. when two men, one with a handgun, approached them from behind and ordered all three to give up their money. The two men were robbed of their wallet and cash, all valued at less than $25. The woman was not robbed, but was threatened by the gunman.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A man with a handgun robbed a motorist of $200 while she waited for a light to change in the 1900 block of N. Bentalou St. The victim, a resident of the 3000 block of Harlem Ave., was stopped at the light yesterday afternoon when a man approached on the driver's side and told her to unlock the passenger's side door. After the woman unlocked the door, the man entered and ordered her to give him her money while pointing the gun at her.

ASSAULT: Western District -- A resident of the 1000 block of Wilmot Court was treated at Bon Secours Hospital early yesterday morning after he was attacked and beaten by several youths while walking in the 800 block of N. Payson St. The man told police at least four youths, one with a baseball bat, attacked him around midnight Wednesday for no apparent reason. Following treatment for minor injuries, the man was released.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 2400 block of St. Stephen's Court was robbed of property valued at $100 by two men, one with a handgun, who accosted him in the 2300 block of Windsor Ave. shortly after 6 p.m. yesterday. Taken in the robbery was a wrist watch and a backpack that contained personal property.

THEFT: Western District -- Police today were seeking a man who entered a house in the 2400 block of Etting St. yesterday morning and stole a VCR valued at more than $200. The occupant told police she knows who stole the property.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone broke into a house in the 2300 block of W. Fayette St. and stole a zoom-lens 35mm camera valued at nearly $180.

THEFT: Western District -- Nearly $200 was stolen after someone entered a house in the 1800 block of Lorman St. yesterday. The money was kept in a bedroom and was reported missing when the occupant returned home yesterday. A 37-year-old man is being sought in connection with the theft.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Police are seeking at least five men who broke into a house in the 2400 block of Woodbrook Ave. yesterday and stole a TV and several pieces of furniture. The property was valued at nearly $2,000.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Nearly $10 and a radio were stolen from a house in the 1500 block of N. Dukeland St. after someone broke into the house. The property had a total value of more than $400.

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