Southwestern District -- Two men...


March 21, 1994|By Norris West


* ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Two men entered a home in the 800 block of Walnut Ave. at 11 a.m. yesterday, displayed a knife and assaulted the occupant. They took a radio, television set, stereo and gun, valued at $866.

* ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A man was robbed at gunpoint of $10 about 7:30 p.m. yesterday in the 4500 block of Edmondson Ave.

* ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Two men approached a man on Athol Avenue late Saturday or early yesterday and robbed him at gunpoint of cash, jewelry and clothing. Police said the loss was estimated at $13,275.

* ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- A 17-year-old youth was arrested on charges of assaulting a 7-year-old boy and taking his bicycle at 3:30 p.m. yesterday in the 400 block of S. Linwood Ave.

* BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- Someone entered the rear basement window of a home in the 600 block of N. Kenwood Ave. between Friday night and early yesterday and took $340 worth of property.

* ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- A robber pointed a handgun at the clerk at a High's convenience store in the 2800 block of O'Donnell St. at 11:50 a.m. yesterday and took an unknown amount of cash.

* SHOOTING: Southeastern District -- Two males, possibly juveniles, approached a man in the 2400 block of Jefferson St. at 10 p.m. Saturday and attempted to rob him. When the man refused to surrender money, one of the assailants shot him in the right thigh. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital and released.

* BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- Someone entered Evans Century Express, in the 100 block of S. Oldham St., through a rear door between 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday and stole optical equipment valued at $666.

* BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone forced open a basement window and entered a home in the 600 block of E. 38th St. between 12:30 p.m. Saturday and 3:20 a.m. yesterday. Stereo equipment of unknown value was stolen.

* BREAKING AND ENTERING: Western District -- Five or six men were seen entering the Lafayette Elementary School at 850 Braddish Ave. through a rear window at 6 p.m. on Saturday. No property was taken.

* BATTERY: Western District -- A man was arrested for punching another man and then cutting him in the hand with a box cutter. The incident occurred at 9:20 p.m. Saturday in the 1800 block of Penrose Ave.

* ROBBERY: Western District -- A woman was robbed of $15 at gunpoint in the 1900 block of W. Saratoga St. at 10:25 p.m. Saturday. Police arrested a juvenile in the robbery.

* BURGLARY: Southern District -- An intruder removed the doorknob of Sehweman Trucking Co. at 1500 E. Patapsco Ave. Friday night or Saturday morning, took a set of keys to a tractor-trailer and drove away in a Mack truck that belongs to the company. The vehicle was valued at $100,000, and its license tag number is AA90710.

* BURGLARY: Southern District -- Someone broke into a grocery store in the first block of S. Arlington Ave. at 7:15 a.m. Saturday and took three hams from a freezer. The loss was estimated at $90.

* THEFT: Southern District -- Someone removed a handgun from a home in the 800 block of Jack St. between 2 a.m. and 6 a.m. Saturday. The weapon was a Taurus 9mm gun valued at $430.

* ROBBERY: Southern District -- Two men were attacked by a man who beat and robbed them in the 700 block of W. Patapsco Ave. at 6:30 p.m. Saturday. The bandit took a jacket, beeper and watch valued at $385 from one man, and cash and a beeper valued at $475 from another man.

* ROBBERY: Central District -- A robber pointed two handguns at an attendant of Ellis Parking Garage, at 1 W. Baltimore St., at 9 p.m. Saturday and took $50.

* ROBBERY: Central District -- A man approached an attendant at Secure Parking, at 1 E. Chase St., at 9:20 p.m. Saturday and asked him if he wanted to buy a stereo. The attendant left his booth. The man then told him that he had a gun and demanded cash. The attendant surrendered $140.

* BURGLARY: Central District -- Someone entered a beauty salon in the 300 block of N. Charles St. through the rear at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and took a video recorder and television set valued at $1,700.

Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City, reported by Norris West.

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