Baltimore CityTRIPLE SHOOTING: Northwestern District...


March 01, 1994|By Richard Irwin

Baltimore City

TRIPLE SHOOTING: Northwestern District -- Three men, two of them brothers, were shot Monday night in the 3800 block of Gwynn Oak Ave. The victims were walking together around 10 p.m. when they heard a car door shut behind them and saw two gunmen standing near the car. The gunmen began firing, hitting all three victims, before getting back into the car and driving away. The victims, two brothers from the 3700 block of Woodbine Ave. and a man from the 3700 block of Gwynn Oak Ave., were taken to Sinai Hopsital for treatment of wounds to the legs and arms. One was released and two were held for observation.

DRUG ARRESTS: Western District -- District drug enforcement agents arrested four men in the 2300 and 2400 blocks of Winchester Street Monday and seized $100,000 worth of heroin, $4,000, a handgun and ammunition. Charged with multiple drug offenses and held at the station pending bail hearings were Reginald Wilson, 24, and Tyrone Pittman, 26, both of the 2400 block of Winchester St.; Sean Wiggins, 28, of the 2300 block of Winchester St., and Brian Johnson, of the 4500 block of Marble Hall Road. Police said the four are suspected of operating a drug ring within a drug-free zone.

ROBBERY/ARREST: Southern District -- Following a drug deal between two men in the 2700 block of Giles Road that was being watched by police, one of the suspects stole the other's car. Police chased the suspect down and arrested him. The other drug suspect also was arrested.

BURGLARY: Southern District -- Someone entered a city-owned building in the 1400 block of Leadenhall St. through the front door over the weekend and stole a walkie-talkie valued at $2,000.

BURGLARY/SHOOTING: Northern District -- The occupant of a house in the 5500 block of Lothian Road was shot Monday when he surprised three men inside his house. After breaking down the front door and confronting the men, one of them shot the occupant in the left hand. The men escaped with a microwave oven, VCR, TV, stereo equipment, two computers, camera, clothing and a phone, all valued at more than $5,000. The occupant was treated at an area hospital.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered a garage in the3100 block of Guilford Ave. between Feb. 1 and Feb. 28 and stole two multi-speed bikes valued at $500.

STOLEN CAR: Northern District -- A 1980 Toyota with Maryland tags AZR 921 was stolen from the 700 block of McKewin Ave. Monday.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 1200 block of Rossiter Ave. was near his home Monday when a gunman robbed him of cash and property, all valued at $600.

THEFT: Southwestern District -- Someone stole two tires valued at $600 from a Nissan parked in the 4100 block of Flowerton Road between Sunday and Monday.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A gunman robbed a resident of the 2400 block of Franklintown Road of her 1993 Hyundai with Maryland tags AMH 045 near the victim's home Monday.

THEFT: Southwestern District -- Someone entered a car parked in the 1900 block of Breitwert Ave. between Feb. 25 and Feb. 26 and stole property valued at $600.

THEFT: Southwestern District -- Property valued at more than $200 was stolen from a car parked in the 3500 block of McTavish Ave. between Sunday and Monday.

Baltimore County

ROBBERY: White Marsh Precinct -- A 47-year-old Bel Air, Harford County, woman was slashed on the hand and robbed of an undisclosed sum of money Monday while withdrawing money from a 24-hour bank teller machine in the 4100 block of E. Joppa Road. The woman was about to leave the machine at the Provident Bank of Maryland around 7 p.m. when a man slashed her right hand with a sharp object and took the money before fleeing. The victim was taken to Fallston General Hospital for treatment and released.


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.

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

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