Baltimore City* ARMED ROBBERY: Southwestern District...


January 24, 1994|By John A. Morris and Erik Nelson

Baltimore City

* ARMED ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Two women, one armed with a handgun, stopped a man driving a 1993 Oldsmobile in the 3600 block of Old Frederick Road about 1 a.m. yesterday, demanded his keys and stole his car.

* YOKING: Southern District -- A resident of the Rossville section of Baltimore County told city police he was grabbed from behind by two men while he was in The Stockmarket tavern at 3538 S. Hanover St. The men took money.

* ARMED ROBBERY: Southern District -- Two men, one armed with a sawed-off shotgun, forced their way into a home in the 800 block of Glade Court, held residents at gunpoint and demanded money. They left with about $60, police said.

* ARMED ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Three men and a woman stopped another woman in the 2100 block of Wilkens Ave. about 11:30 p.m. Saturday and wrenched away her purse. The woman suffered a bruised lip and minor cuts, police said.

* BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- An intruder broke into the Loose Ends Hair Salon in the 3000 block of W. North Ave. about 3 a.m. yesterday and stole $310.

* SHOOTING: Northwestern District -- A Park Heights teen-ager was the victim of a drive-by shooting in the 3000 block of Druid Park Drive early yesterday. Lamont Henderson, 16, of the 2800 block of Ulman Ave., was sitting in a car when a black Ford Mustang 5.0 with tinted windows pulled alongside about 2:35 a.m. An occupant of the Mustang fired through the door of the other car, hitting Lamont in the leg.

* ARMED ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A Northwood man was robbed of $1 at gunpoint early yesterday. Police said a man brandishing a handgun approached the victim in front of his home in the 1600 block of Stonewood Road and demanded money.

* AUTO THEFT: Southeastern District -- A 1985 Cadillac, with Maryland license tags VXV-739, was stolen from the 3400 block of Esther Place between 8 and 8:30 p.m. Saturday.

* THEFT FROM AUTO: Central District -- Someone broke the rear vent window of an automobile in the first block of E. Monument St. and stole two black tool boxes with tools valued at $700 between 11:30 p.m. Saturday and 12:10 a.m. yesterday.

Baltimore County

* ARMED ROBBERY: Woodlawn Precinct -- Five men stopped a group of four getting out of a car in the 5400 block of Old Court Road at 11 p.m. Saturday and demanded they "kick it out," referring to money and personal belongings, police said. Three of the five men had handguns. An undisclosed amount of money and other items were taken.

* CAR THEFT: Woodlawn Precinct -- A resident told police that he parked a 1987 Oldsmobile Cutlass, Maryland license tags SLD-355, outside his home in the 1100 block of Sanbourne Road about 6:45 p.m. Saturday. When he returned at 7 a.m. yesterday, the car had been stolen.

* BURGLARY: Parkville Precinct -- Jewelry and other personal property were stolen from a home in the 2400 block of Taylor Ave. between 11:45 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. yesterday. Police said the resident had accidentally left her key in the door lock.

* CAR THEFT: Essex Precinct -- Police recovered a stolen car about 2:30 p.m. yesterday after it crashed into a tree on Bengies Road in Chase. The 1988 Oldsmobile, reported stolen about 8 a.m. from the 100 block of Rodeo Drive, was later spotted by a police officer who was unable to turn around quickly on the icy road. The two occupants of the stolen car -- believed to be an adult male and a teen-ages boy -- fled after the crash. Police said stolen property also was found in the back of the car.

* CAR THEFT: Dundalk Precinct -- A resident in the 2600 block of Gray Manor Road heard a noise outside her home about 3:10 a.m., looked outside and saw her 1988 Pontiac Sunbird, with Maryland tags YWX-312, being driven away.

* CAR THEFT: Dundalk Precinct -- A woman parked her 1992 Chevrolet Blazer outside her apartment in the 7800 block of W. Collingham Drive at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. When she returned to retrieve something about 12:45 a.m. yesterday, the car, with Maryland tags ABN-01Y, was gone.


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Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by John A. Morris and Erik Nelson.

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