Baltimore CityCARJACKING: Northwestern District -- A car...


October 21, 1992|By Richard IrwinThe following accounts were compiled by Richard Irwin from police records in Baltimore City, Baltimore County and Harford County.

Baltimore City

CARJACKING: Northwestern District -- A car belonging to a resident of the 7400 block of Lesada Drive in Woodlawn, Baltimore County, was stolen Tuesday night when another motorist forced the victim to stop in the 2600 block of Talbott St. after a near collision. When the victim got out of his car thinking his car had been hit, a man got out of the other vehicle and drove off with the victim's car after pointing a gun at him.

THEFT: Northwestern District -- Construction supplies and equipment, all valued at more than $1,500, was stolen between Monday and Tuesday from the back yard of a house in the 3900 block of Hillsdale Ave.

THEFT: Central District -- Someone stole the shoulder bag containing $300 and other property of a 78-year-old New Jersey woman who was smoking a cigarette on a bench near the World Trade Center in the 400 block of E. Pratt St. over the weekend.

AUTO THEFT: Central District -- A 1987 Volkswagen owned by a resident of the 1200 block of Linden Green was stolen between Monday night and Tuesday morning while parked in the 1200 block of Jordan Alley.

BURGLARY: Central District -- Someone broke into the office of an attorney in the 400 block of W. Baltimore St. Tuesday morning and stole a typewriter, telephone, calculator and a digital clock, all valued at $235.

THEFT: Central District -- A purse containing more than $300 and owned by a student at the PSI Institute of Baltimore Inc. in the 300 block of W. Lexington St. was stolen Tuesday morning when the student left it unattended in a classroom.

THEFT: Central District -- Someone entered the bedroom of a house in the 200 block of E. North Ave. over the weekend and stole $300 from a dresser drawer.

BURGLARY/ARREST: Central District -- Eric Rogers, 29, of the 2500 block of Brookfield Ave., was arrested Tuesday night and charged with breaking into the Maryland State Library for the Blind in the 400 block of Park Ave. and stealing building materials. The building is under construction. Police caught a man as he was about to leave the building with a shopping cart containing several boxes of ceiling tiles and sections of wall paneling.

THEFT/ARREST: Central District -- A 29-year-old man was arrested Tuesday and charged with shoplifting $9 worth of items from the Rite-Aid pharmacy in the 100 block of N. Howard St. Arrested by a store security officer and held for city police was Douglas McCormick, of the 1200 block of Young Court.

THEFT: Central District -- A .38-caliber revolver and $250 were stolen from a closet inside a house in the 2200 block of Guilford Ave. Tuesday.

THEFT: Central District -- A bag containing new clothing valued at $80 and $50 worth of cassette tapes were stolen Tuesday from a car while it was parked in the 300 block of W. Fayette St.

THEFT: Central District -- A vehicle owned by Artisan Floor & Carpets in the 7400 block of Harford Road was broken into in the 1200 block of Eutaw St. by someone who stole a hammer, a drill and a set of golf clubs, all valued at $2,700. Entry was gained by breaking a window.

BURGLARY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- A 32-year-old woman was arrested Monday climbing out of a window at the Greenway bowling center after hiding inside after closing time. Police responding to noises coming from the building spotted the woman. While inside, the woman attempted to open a cash register but couldn't. The suspect was taken to the women's detention center, where burglary and related charges were to have been placed against her.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Property of unknown value was stolen from a house in the 1500 block of Sheffield Ave. Monday after someone entered by force.

BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Someone broke into into a house in the 2200 block of Garrison Blvd. Monday afternoon and stole property valued at $900.

ROBBERY TRY/ARREST: Southwestern District -- A resident of the first block of S. Morley St. was arrested Monday afternoon and charged with attempted armed robbery of a resident of the 3900 block of Old Frederick Road while he was in the 200 block of S. Collins St. In addition to being charged with attempted armed robbery, Christopher Williams, 21, also was charged with possession of a deadly weapon and aggravated assault. Police said a BB pistol was used in the incident.

BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Property valued at $700 was stolen from a house in the 4500 block of Manordene Road Monday after someone entered through a kitchen window.

ASSAULT/ARREST: Northern District -- Charles Innes, 43, of the 3500 block of Elm Ave., was assaulted inside his home around 10 a.m. Tuesday by a man armed with a knife who cut the victim several times. The wounds were minor and it was not immediately known if Mr. Innes sought medical treatment. A man known to Mr. Innes was arrested and is being held at the police station pending charges of assault with intent to kill and possession of a deadly weapon.

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