Northern District -- An assailant...


August 16, 1993|By Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Anne Haddad and Robyn L. Davis.


* ASSAULT: Northern District -- An assailant knocked a Baltimore Zoo maintenance worker unconscious about 9 a.m. yesterday morning. The attack occurred in a maintenance building. The victim was released after treatment at Mercy Medical Center.

* BURGLARY: Northern District -- A thief forced open the door of an apartment in the 2600 block of Lovegrove St. and took electronic equipment between noon Wednesday and 11:25 a.m. yesterday. Among the items taken was a 21-inch color television.

* STOLEN AUTO: Northern District -- Someone stole a 1992 green Honda Accord, with Maryland tags 900ARH, from the 100 block of St. Dunstans Road between 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 7 a.m. yesterday.

* BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Someone forced open a kitchen door and took two televisions, a VCR, a microwave, jewelry and cassettes, all worth $2,600, from a home in the 2800 block of Allendale Road. Police said the burglary likely occurred between 11 p.m. Saturday and 2 p.m. yesterday.

* ROBBERY: Western District -- A woman reported that a man robbed her at gunpoint of $189 at 11 p.m. Saturday in the 1500 block of W. North Ave. The victim was not hurt. Police had no suspects yesterday.

* ROBBERY: Southern District -- A man driving a car and asking for directions took $40 at gunpoint from a man outside a bar on Race Street yesterday. When the man came around to the driver's side to help, the driver displayed a gun and forced the victim to get inside and give him his money. No arrest was reported.

* SHOOTING: Southern District -- A 30-year-old man was shot in the calf about 8:30 a.m. in the 2600 block of Waterview Ave. The victim was released after treatment at the Harbor Hospital Center. Police said they knew of no suspect.

* BREAKING AND ENTERING: Southeastern District -- An unknown person entered a home in the 1400 block of Gough Street and took a television on Saturday. The suspect broke open a rear window around 11 p.m.

* STOLEN AUTO: Southeastern District -- Someone took a 1986 Chevrolet Celebrity, with Maryland tags ARJ701, in the 5900 block of E. Pratt Street between 7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m. yesterday.

* ATTEMPTED COMMERCIAL THEFT: Southeastern District -- Two men were seen trying to enter the Free State Steel building in the 1700 block of S. Haven St. at noon yesterday. Someone scared the suspects away, and they took nothing, police said.

* ROBBERY: Central District -- A man used an umbrella to hit and rob a man of $10 in the 600 block of W. Lexington St. at 9 p.m. Saturday. The victim was not hurt. Police said the robber was described as black, in his 30s, about 5 feet 7 inches with a medium build, wearing a black hat, black T-shirt and blue shorts.

* BREAKING AND ENTERING: Central District -- Someone stole a full-sized bed, diamond ring, necklace, and color television from a home on the 1500 block of Druid Hill Ave. between 5 p.m. Friday and 10 p.m. Saturday.

* STOLEN AUTO: Central District -- Two men took a 1989 Chevy Blazer, with Maryland temporary tag 6636C, from the 200 block of N. Calvert St. between 9 a.m. Saturday and 1:45 a.m. yesterday. The vehicle's owner told police he saw two men in his car as it was being driven on Gay Street. When he approached the car, the men sped away, he said.

* STOLEN AUTO: AUTO: Central District -- A man took a rentacar, parked with its keys inside, at 4:50 a.m. yesterday in the 1000 block of Argyle Ave. The car was a 1993 Lincoln with Virginia license tag CYG1032.


* ROBBERY: Woodlawn District -- Police had no suspects in an armed robbery that occurred at the Pizza Hut restaurant at Rolling and Dogwood roads about 2 a.m. yesterday. Workers were held up at gunpoint and the robbers stole cash. No one was hurt.

* ROBBERY: Towson District -- A gas station attendant was struck on the head after a gun-wielding robber forced his way into the booth of a Mobil gas station on the 800 block of Dulaney Valley Road about 3 a.m. yesterday. Police said they had no suspect.


* 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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