Baltimore CityBURGLARY: Western District -- Someone...


November 08, 1993|By Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore and Harford counties, JTC reported by Richard Irwin.

Baltimore City

BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered a house in the 900 block of N. Stricker St. through a rear door over the weekend and stole property valued at $50.

THEFT: Western District -- Police were seeking a woman who entered a closet in a house in the 1600 block of Ashburton St. over the weekend and stole more than $1,000 hidden in a boot.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 700 block of N. Payson St. was in the 1600 block of N. Calhoun St. Sunday when a man stole her purse containing $135.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered a house in the 2900 block of Limond Place through a rear window between Saturday and Sunday and stole a tape recorder, VCR, 35mm camera, stereo equipment and gold jewelry, all valued at nearly $2,800.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- A mountain bike valued at $200 was stolen from a garage in the 500 block of W. 33rd St. Saturday or Sunday by someone who entered through a door.

CARJACKING/RAPE: Northern District -- A gunman stole a 1991 Nissan Maxima with Maryland tags AZK024 from the 2700 block of Riggs Ave. Sunday after assaulting the owner and stealing his jewelry. The gunman then drove the vehicle to Druid Hill Park, where he raped a woman who was in the car at the time of the carjacking. The assailant released the woman and drove off. The car and the gunman have not been found. The woman, of the 300 block of Diamond St., was treated at a hospital.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 6200 block of York Road was robbed of $45 at knifepoint Sunday by a woman who asked to use the telephone.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 3900 block of Dolfield Ave. was in the 4700 block of Park Heights Ave. Sunday when a man struck him in the face and robbed him of an undisclosed sum.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Two men, one with a handgun, robbed a resident of the 4400 block of Park Heights Ave. of $160 near his home Sunday.

BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Someone entered a house in the 3400 block of Grantley Road Sunday and stole a telephone answering machine and a vacuum cleaner.

STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A 1985 Buick with Maryland tags ANC436 was stolen Sunday from the 5200 block of Park Heights Ave.

Baltimore County

ROBBERY: Parkville District -- A man with a knife robbed the Citgo service station in the 2500 block of Cleanleigh Drive of an undisclosed sum Sunday night.

ROBBERY: North Point District -- A resident of Watersridge Road in Dundalk was stopped at a traffic light at Merritt Boulevard and Holabird Avenue early Sunday morning when a woman carrying a revolver tapped on his car car window and demanded his money. The motorist complied, giving the woman more than $300. The woman, along with a man who was standing behind the victim's car, ran to a car parked nearby and drove away.

BURGLARY: White Marsh District -- Someone entered Harford Refrigeration in the 7900 block of Philadelphia Road through a bay door between Friday and Sunday after cutting a wire to disconnect the burglar alarm. It was not immediately known if any property or money was stolen.

BURGLARY: Towson District -- A watch and change, all valued at $101, were stolen from a house in the 100 block of Stevenson Lane between Thursday and Sunday.


ROBBERY TRY: Edgewood -- Police were seeking a man who attempted to rob the Best Western Invitation Inn in the 1700 block of Edgewood Road Sunday night. After asking one of two desk clerks if the motel rented rooms by the hour and being told no, the man pulled out a silver or chrome semiautomatic handgun and ordered the two employees into a back office. When the two employees entered the office, the gunman, for an unknown reason, turned and ran out the door without taking any money.


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