Baltimore CityCABBIE SHOT/ROBBED: Eastern District -- A...


May 09, 1994|By Richard Irwin

Baltimore City

CABBIE SHOT/ROBBED: Eastern District -- A 39-year-old driver for the GI Veteran cab company was shot during a robbery Sunday night at the intersection of East Lafayette Avenue and North Bond Street. After two passengers exited the cab and walked away, two other men, one armed, ordered the cabbie to give up money. During the robbery, the cabbie was shot in the leg. He was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital and is listed in stable condition.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A patient at the Springfield State Hospital in Carroll County was in the 2100 block of Forest Park Ave. Saturday when a man with a knife robbed him of $50.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 4500 block of Edmondson Ave. was near his home Saturday when a gunman robbed him of $3.

ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A man with an unknown weapon robbed a resident of the 3500 block of Hayward Ave. of $156 in the 4500 block of Edmondson Ave. Sunday.

SHOOTING: Northeastern District -- A pregnant 23-year-old resident of the 4900 block of Gunther Ave. was listed in serious condition today at the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center after being shot near her home Sunday night. It was not immediately known if the fetus survived. Police responding to gunshots at 11 p.m. found the woman sitting in the hallway of an apartment building at 4910 Gunther Ave. and bleeding from a gunshot wound to the right side. Why the woman was shot and by whom was not known.

ROBBERY: Central District -- A resident of the 1400 block of Glenarm Ave. was in the 100 block of E. North Ave. Sunday when a man with a box cutter knocked her to the ground and stole her leather coat. When the woman tried to prevent the man from stealing her purse, he slashed at her with the weapon but did not cut her. The man fled without stealing the purse.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 200 block of N. Calhoun St. was in the 1500 block of W. Saratoga St. Saturday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of cash, credit cards and other property.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Two men, one with a handgun, robbed a resident of the 800 block of Druid Lake Park Drive of DTC his money and food in the 1800 block of Windsor Ave. Saturday.

STOLEN CAR: Western District -- A 1986 Hyundai without tags was stolen from the 1600 block of N. Smallwood St. Saturday.

STOLEN CAR: Northern District -- A 1992 Acura Legend with Maryland tags BDD 384 was stolen from Sulgrave Avenue over the weekend.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- After a man entered a house in the 700 block of Druid Lake Park Drive Sunday by removing a bathroom window screen, he was scared away by the occupant.

STOLEN CAR: Northern District -- A 1982 Toyota with New York tags M3G457 was stolen from Club Road over the weekend.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- Two men, one with a handgun, robbed the Hardy's restaurant in the 4900 block of Falls Road of $50 Sunday.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered a garage in the 100 block of Taplow Road Sunday and stole a lawnmower valued at $200.

Baltimore County

KIDNAPPING: Essex Precinct -- A 62-year-old Highlandtown woman was kidnapped Sunday night shortly after she exited a tavern. After walking out of Jeff's Tavern in the 1100 block of Bowleys Quarters Road at 6:45 p.m., the woman was about to enter her car when a man forced her behind the steering wheel and ordered her to drive off. At Carroll Island Road and Eastern Avenue, the man ordered the woman to stop. When she did, the man jumped out of the car and fled. The woman was not injured.

ROBBERY: Towson Precinct -- After a couple was seen stealing clothing from the Lane Bryant store at the Towson Town Center in the 800 block of Dulaney Valley Road Saturday, an employee chased the pair but gave up the pursuit when the man pointed a handgun at him. The couple dropped the clothing before driving off in a van.


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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