Baltimore CitySHOOTING: Southwestern District -- A...


August 13, 1993|By Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin.

Baltimore City

SHOOTING: Southwestern District -- A Brooklyn, N.Y. man was shot several times by a gunman in a park near North Franklintown Road Thursday night. After being shot three times in the neck, chest and leg, the man stumbled toward a house in the 5100 block of N. Franklintown Road. Occupants of the house called police. The victim was taken by ambulance to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center and is listed in serious condition. He refused to cooperate with police.

SHOOTINGS: Western District -- Two men were shot about 9 p.m. Thursday while sitting on the front steps of a house in the 1100 block of N. Stockton St, and a woman sitting on the back steps of her home in the 1200 block of Winchester St. also was struck by one of several bullets fired at the men. One of the men, a resident of the 1300 block of N. Luzerne Ave., was shot in the shoulder, leg and buttocks. The other, a resident of Alsab Court in western Baltimore County, was shot in the left arm. Both were treated at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center and listed in stable condition. The woman was shot in the buttocks and was taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center and listed in good condition. Police were seeking a man known as "Blue" in connection with the shootings.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered a home in the 200 block of N. Monroe St. through a rear window between Sunday and Wednesday and stole a table, chairs, refrigerator and a bed, all valued at $900.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 200 block of N. Monroe St. was walking near her home Thursday when she was grabbed from behind by a man who robbed her of $200.

ASSAULT: Western District -- Police were seeking a man who struck a wheelchair-bound resident of the 1200 block of W. Lanvale St. with his car in the 1400 block of Riggs Ave. Thursday afternoon, then got out of the vehicle and hit the man with a baseball bat. The motorist drove off, and the victim was taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center.

BURGLARY/ARREST: Northern District -- Police arrested a man shortly after he entered a home in the 300 block of E. Belvedere Ave. Thursday and stole keys, a pager and a bike.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Tents, other camping gear and a lawn mower, all valued at nearly $900, were stolen from a storage shed in the 3500 block of Falls Road Wednesday or Thursday.

STOLEN CAR: Northern District -- A 1992 Honda with Maryland tags TMR762 was stolen from the 800 block of Bradhurst Road Wednesday or Thursday.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 1300 block of Cedarcroft Road was withdrawing money from a teller machine in the 5600 block of The Alameda Wednesday night when a man put a handgun to her back and robbed her of $300.

ROBBERY/ARREST: Northern District -- A Glen Burnie woman was walking in the 600 block of Gorsuch Ave. Thursday when a man stole her purse containing a small sum. Later, police arrested a suspect and were holding him at the station .

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 3400 block of Garrison Boulevard was in the 3800 block of Garrison Boulevard about midnight Wednesday when she was robbed of her money and a watch, all valued at more than $100, by a gunman and two other men.

BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Someone entered Fabri-Care Center in the 5600 block of Reisterstown Road by breaking a window Thursday and stole $60.

STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A 1985 Toyota pickup truck with Maryland tags 987828 was stolen Thursday from the 4200 block of Kenshaw Ave.

Baltimore County

SHOOTING/ARREST: Parkville District -- Police arrested a 17-year-old resident of the 4300 block of Slater Ave. and charged him as a juvenile with shooting at an 18-year-old resident of the 5800 block of Hazelwood Ave. following an argument. The teen-ager was released into the custody of his parents. The victim was outside the Satyr Hill Cue Club in the 2000 block of E. Joppa Road about 11 p.m. Wednesday when a passenger in a passing car fired at shot at him. The bullet missed the man but hit the building, causing minor damage. Witnesses told police they recognized the shooter. A suspect was arrested a short time later and was charged with assault with intent to kill, discharging a firearm and destruction of property. The driver of the car, a resident of Bel Air in Harford County, was heard telling the passenger, "Cap him, cap him," before the shot was fired, police were told. The driver was being sought.

BURGLARY: Parkville District -- While a female employee was preparing food in the kitchen of Bill Bateman's bar and restaurant in the 10100 block of Harford Road early Thursday morning, someone entered the building through a side door and stole nearly $300 from two cash registers.

THEFT: Parkville District -- Someone entered a Ford van parked in the 3900 block of Pinedale Drive Thursday and stole stereo speakers and a tile cutting saw, all valued at more than $1,000.

BURGLARY: Parkville District -- Construction material and equipment, all valued at more than $1,000, were stolen from a house under construction in the 14300 block of Carroll Ridge Drive Tuesday or Wednesday.

THEFT: Parkville District -- Returning to his apartment in the 8900 block of Waltham Woods Road Thursday after being away since July 1, a 74-year-old man discovered that someone had entered his apartment and had stolen a shotgun valued at $300.

ROBBERY: Garrison District -- A Milford Mill-area woman was stopped at a stop sign in the 800 block of Cliffedge Road about midnight Thursday when a man opened her car door, dragged her out and stole her purse.


CALL IN TIPS: Readers with information on these or other crimes can all 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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