Baltimore CityPURSE SNATCH: Northeastern District -- A...


August 16, 1993|By Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin.

Baltimore City

PURSE SNATCH: Northeastern District -- A resident of North Carolina was in the 1500 block of Kingsway Road Saturday night when a man stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $500.

SHOOTING: Southeastern District -- An unidentified man is listed in stable condition at the Francis Scott Key Medical Center after someone shot him in the neck in the 6300 block of Boston St. late Sunday night. The man, who gave an address in O'Donnell Heights and told police he was 29 years old, was not cooperating with police. He has identified himself with three separate names.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 3900 block of Belle Ave. was standing at a bus stop in the 1500 block of W. North Ave. Saturday when a gunman robbed her of her purse containing cash and property, all valued at nearly $200.

SHOOTING: Western District -- A resident of the 1700 block of Carswell St. was arguing with another man over money in the 1300 block of Riggs Ave. Sunday when he was shot in the shoulder. The gunman escaped and the victim was taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center for treatment.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Two women were standing at a bus stop in the 1900 block of N. Bentalou St. Sunday morning when a gunman robbed one of them of cash and property, all valued at $120, and the other of $5. One of the victims lived near the scene of the robbery. The other lived in the first block of S. Beechfield Ave.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Around 3 a.m. Sunday, a resident of the 900 block of N. Gilmor St. was robbed of his wallet containing a small amount of money by a man with a gun in the 1700 block of W. Lafayette Ave.

STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A 1991 Oldsmobile Cutlass with Maryland tags NYL489 was stolen in the 4200 block of Kenshaw Ave. Sunday morning.

THEFT: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 1900 block of W. Fayette St. was walking in the 3800 block of Liberty Heights Ave. Saturday when a man approached her from the rear and stole an unknown sum of money she was holding.

STABBING: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 4700 block of Park Heights Ave. was arguing with a man over drugs near her home Saturday night when the man pulled out a knife and stabbed her in the forehead. The assailant escaped and the woman was taken to Sinai Hospital for treatment.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Three men, two of them with handguns, robbed a resident of the 3600 block of Bowers Ave. of jewelry valued at more than $3,000 Sunday afternoon while the victim was washing his car in the 2600 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A power grass trimmer and three fans, all valued at more than $200, were stolen from a storage shed in the 5900 block of Bland Ave. over the weekend by someone who broke the lock.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered St. Bede's Books in the first block of E. University Parkway over the weekend through the front window and stole a cash register. It was not immediately known if any money was also stolen.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 4400 block of Wrenwood Ave. was withdrawing money from the automatic teller machine at the Maryland National Bank in the 5600 block of The Alameda Sunday when a gunman robbed him of $40.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 4200 block of Miller Ave. was in the 5900 block of York Road Saturday when a man assaulted him and stole more than $100 from his pockets.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Property valued at more than $2,300 was stolen from the house occupied by members of Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity in the 2800 block of Wyman Park Drive over the weekend by someone who entered through a window.

Baltimore County

STOLEN CAR: Towson District -- Someone stole a 1990 Honda Accord with Maryland tags VMK312 from the 1600 block of Aberdeen Road between 1 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Sunday.

STOLEN CAR: Towson District -- A 1990 Honda Accord was stolen from the 6600 block of Queens Ferry Road Sunday morning. The vehicle's tag number was not known.


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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