Central District -- A...


April 11, 1994|By Reported by Laura Lippman and Mike Farabaugh.


ABDUCTION-ROBBERY: Central District -- A 32-year-old man

was forced into a car in the 1800 block of Pennsylvania Ave. Saturday night, taken to an ATM at Mondawmin Mall and robbed of an undisclosed amount of money that he was made to withdraw from the machine.

* AGGRAVATED ASSAULT: Central District -- A man poked a woman in the eye with a coat hanger in the 1500 block of Eutaw Place about 8 p.m. Saturday.

* ARMED ROBBERY: -- A man dressed in black pointed a handgun at the clerk in the gift shop of the Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel Saturday night and demanded the money in the cash register. He escaped with an undisclosed sum.

* ASSAULT AND ROBBERY/CARJACKING: Northern District -- A man got out of his Ford station wagon in the 500 block of Winston Ave. at 4:05 a.m. yesterday and was accosted by three men who pointed a handgun at him and demanded the vehicle.

* BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone broke a window at a home in the 900 block Druid Park Lake Drive over the weekend and took a 27-inch color television valued at $500.

* BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered an unlocked residence in the 500 block of W. University Parkway and took $200 from a dresser drawer.

* BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone forced open the kitchen door at a residence in the 4300 block of Old York Road over the weekend and took a 19-inch color television and compact audio system.

* ARMED ROBBERY: Eastern District -- A 41-year-old man from the 2000 block of Crestview Road was walking in the 900 block of Wolfe St. at 4:30 a.m. yesterday when he was robbed at gunpoint by two men. The robbers fled with $3, police said.

* * ARMED ROBBERY: Eastern District -- A 34-year-old woman from the 1000 block of N. Gay St. was outside her home at 12:40 a.m. yesterday when a man approached her, held a handgun in her face and demanded money. The man fled with $7 and a bag of groceries that the woman had been carrying.

* * ROBBERY: Eastern District -- A 31-year-old man from the 1600 block of Normal Ave. was approached by two men and grabbed from behind in the 1600 block of Harford Road at midnight yesterday. The men fled with $230, police said.

* * ARMED ROBBERY: Southern District -- A man was walking in the 900 block of Clintwood Court in the Brooklyn neighborhood at 5 a.m. yesterday when two men armed with a sawed-off shotgun attacked him and fled with $100, police said.

* * ARMED ROBBERY: Southern District -- Two men armed with handguns approached two men in the 500 block of S. Hanover St. and demanded money at 11:30 p.m. Saturday, police said. One victim was robbed of $200, and the other gave up a watch valued at $450.


* * THREATENING CALL: Garrison Precinct -- Someone called a district court judge at home at 7:15 a.m. Saturday, saying that he did not like one of the judge's recent decisions. The male caller said he and some friends would be seeing the judge soon.

* * CARJACKING, KIDNAPPING: Garrison Precinct -- Two men jumped into a Westminster man's car, threatened him and forced him to drive them to the Reisterstown Road area near the city-county line at 12:45 a.m. yesterday. The 26-year-old victim stopped for gas in Owings Mills and passed a note to an attendant to call police. The car was spotted and two men were arrested on Route 140 near Painters Mill Road.

* * BREAKING AND ENTERING: Garrison Precinct -- Someone broke into a business in the 1000 block of Reisterstown Road early Saturday, entering a third-floor window and prying open internal doors. The amount of damage was under investigation, police said.

* * ATTEMPTED MURDER: Towson Precinct -- Three people were being sought in the shooting of a 19-year-old Towson man during argument about 1 a.m. yesterday near Hillsway Avenue at Solar Circle. The victim, who suffered a wound above the right eye, was listed in fair condition at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center.


* 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 and Baltimore County, reported by Laura Lippman and Mike Farabaugh.

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