Baltimore CityROBBERY: Central District -- An off-duty...


March 29, 1994|By Richard Irwin

Baltimore City

ROBBERY: Central District -- An off-duty Baltimore County firefighter was in the 1500 block of Myrtle Ave. around 1 a.m. today when a gunman wearing green pants and a green shirt robbed him of cash and property, all valued at nearly $300.

SHOOTING: Western District -- A 15-year-old resident of the 1700 block of Braddish Ave. was treated at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center Monday night for a gunshot wound of the left thigh and was listed in stable condition. The shooting occurred in the 2600 block of St. Benedict St. around 10 p.m. and the victim was able to make it home, where he collapsed on the front porch. Police said the youth was not cooperating with the investigation.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Two TVs, a 25-inch and a 19-inch, and a VCR were stolen from a house in the 2400 block of Druid Hill Ave. Sunday by someone who entered through a rear window.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered a house in the 500 block of Arlington Ave. Sunday and stole a .38 caliber handgun valued at $500.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Cash and several cartons of cigarettes were stolen from Witty's sub shop in the 1500 block of W. Baltimore St. Monday by someone who entered through the front door.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Someone entered a house in the 3100 block of Cliftmont Ave. Monday and stole a telephone, an answering machine and stereo equipment.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Two TVs and a VCR, all valued at nearly $500, were stolen from the living room of a house in the 3900 block of Kenyon Ave. Sunday or Monday.

RAPE/ARREST: Southern District -- Police arrested a man and were holding him pending charges that he raped a woman in her home in the 4200 block of 6th St. in Brooklyn at gunpoint Monday morning. The man also lives at the 6th Street address.

STOLEN CAR: Southern District -- A red 1992 Jeep Cherokee with Maryland tags 495437M was stolen from the 2400 block of Harriet Ave. Monday.

STOLEN CAR: Northern District -- A silver 1990 Mazda with Maryland tags ABB 33J was stolen from the 5700 block of Cross Country Boulevard Sunday or Monday.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 5800 block of The Alameda was walking near her home Monday when two teen-age boys knocked her to the pavement and stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at nearly $100.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered a garage in the 2900 block of N. Charles St. Monday and stole a gas grill, lawn furniture, tools and other items, all valued at more than $900.

ROBBERY TRY: Northern District -- A resident of the 200 block of Taplow Road was removing school books from the trunk of her car Monday when a gunman exited a yellow Cadillac and demander her money. When the woman told the man she had none, he returned to the car and drove off.

BURGLARY/ARREST: Northern District -- Police entered a home in the 1500 block of Baldwin St. near Roosevelt Park Monday and arrested a woman who was about to remove items from the refrigerator. The suspect, a neighbor of the victim, entered through the kitchen door.

Baltimore County

BANK ROBBERY: North Point District -- A man robbed the Signet Bank in the first block of Center Place in Dundalk Monday and escaped with an undisclosed sum. The man entered the bank shortly after 9 a.m. and gave a teller a typewritten note that read: "This is a holdup. Either comply or die." Police said the words were underlined in red ink. During the robbery, the teller dropped several bills on the counter and the man took the time to retrieve them before walking out of the bank. No weapon was displayed.

BURGLARY: North Point District -- Someone entered a high voltage sub station in the 8200 block of Eastern Boulevard operated by Cinco Electric in Glen Burnie, Anne Arundel County, between Jan. 31 and yesterday and stole a roll of high voltage cable valued at more than $3,000.


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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