July 26, 1993|By Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore and Harford counties, reported by Peter Hermann.


* BREAKING AND ENTERING: Southeastern District -- Someone broke into a home in the 200 block of Aisquith St. between 10 p.m. Friday and 8 p.m. Saturday and stole a microwave oven, a Nintendo game, cassette tapes, an air conditioner and a .38 caliber revolver.

* THEFT FROM AUTO: Northern District -- Cassette tapes worth $80 were stolen from a car parked in the 400 block of Charter Oak Ave. yesterday between 7:45 p.m. and 8 p.m. Police said a hatchback had been forced open.

* BURGLARY: Northern District -- A police scanner worth $200 was stolen yesterday afternoon from a home in the 2100 block of Druid Park Drive. Police said the thief entered through a rear door.

* ASSAULT AND ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Two men came up to another man outside Reisterstown Road Plaza about 4:30 p.m. Saturday, asked to buy his pants, then forced their way into his car at gunpoint. Police said they ordered the man to drive to Purnell Drive, near Hillsdale Park, where they stole his car.

* SHOOTING: Northwestern District -- A woman standing in the 3100 block of Woodland Ave. was shot in the right side yesterday about 1:45 a.m. She told police she heard a gunshot, then felt a sharp pain. She said she had no idea who shot her. She was treated at an area hospital and released.

* ASSAULT AND ROBBERY AND RAPE: Northwestern District -- A man came up behind a woman about 8 a.m. yesterday in the 3600 block of Reisterstown Road, robbed her of an unknown amount of money at gunpoint, then raped her in a nearby alley, police said.

* BREAKING AND ENTERING: Northwestern District -- Someone broke into the Forest Park Senior Center in the 4800 block of Liberty Heights Ave., Saturday night or yesterday morning, but apparently did not steal anything.

* THEFT FROM AUTO: Western District -- Twenty-two watches, other jewelry, model cars, a tool box and a radio were stolen from a car between 12:15 p.m. and 7:05 p.m. Saturday. The car was parked at Mondawmin Mall. Police said the hatchback was forced open. The stolen items were worth about $400.

* BURGLARY: Western District -- A refrigerator worth $90 was stolen from a home in the 1500 block of W. Lexington St. Saturday between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. Police said the thief broke in through the front door.

* THEFT FROM AUTO: Western District -- A cellular phone worth $100 was stolen from a car parked in the 1700 block of N. Mount St. between 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and 10 p.m. Thursday.

* ARMED ROBBERY: Western District -- A man was robbed of his driver's license, credit cards and $30 yesterday by a man with a 9 mm handgun who held him up in the 1500 block of W. Baltimore St.

* ARMED ROBBERY: Western District -- A man robbed another man of $11.55 yesterday about 1 p.m. at gunpoint in the 1600 block of W. Fayette St.

* ARMED ROBBERY: Western District -- A man stole $25 from a woman yesterday in the 2300 block of Liberty Heights Ave. by coming up behind her and sticking a sharp object in her back.

* ASSAULT: Southern District -- A man, apparently the subject of a robbery attempt, was hit in the head with a handgun Saturday about 10 p.m. in the 700 block of Reedbird Ave. Police said the man refused treatment for a cut on his forehead.

* ASSAULT AND ROBBERY/SHOOTING: Southern District -- A man approached another man shortly after midnight yesterday, announced a robbery and shot the intended victim in the hand. The victim was treated at an area hospital and released. Nothing was taken.


* CALL IN TIPS: Readers with information on these or other crimes may call Metro Crime Stoppers' confidential 24-hour hot line, 276-8888. Names are not taken, calls are not recorded and rewards of up to $1,000 may be paid for information.

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