Baltimore CitySHOOTING: Central District -- A resident of...


June 14, 1994|By Richard Irwin

Baltimore City

SHOOTING: Central District -- A resident of the 500 block of Presstman St. was shot during an attempted robbery Monday. The victim was sitting on the steps of his house about 11 p.m. when a gunman approached and demanded money. When the victim attempted to flee, the gunman shot him in the back. The gunman escaped. The victim was taken to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center and was listed in serious condition.

CARJACKING: Western District -- A motorist driving a two-door dark blue 1982 Honda Prelude with Maryland tags BBK158 was stopped at a traffic light in the first block of N. Mount St. Monday when the driver of an unknown year and model Pontiac pulled up and pointed a handgun at him. While the man continued to point the gun at the motorist, a passenger in the Pontiac got out of the car and entered the Honda, forcing the driver out. Both men then drove off, leaving the victim behind.

STOLEN TRUCK: Western District -- A 1987 Mitsubishi truck with Maryland tags 731161 was stolen from the first block of N. Carey St. Sunday.

THEFT: Western District -- A CB radio was stolen from a 1987 Ford parked in the 700 block of N. Fremont Ave. Sunday.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 800 block of N. Arlington Ave. was near his home Sunday when a gunman robbed him of $5.

THEFT: Southwestern District -- Someone entered a house in the 2200 block of Mount Holly St. Monday and stole $80.

THEFT: Southwestern District -- Police were seeking a man who entered a house in the 800 block of Mount Holly St. Sunday and stole $300 from a bedroom.

STOLEN CAR: Southwestern District -- A 1992 Honda with Maryland tags BHT510 was stolen Sunday from the 100 block of N. Mount Olivet St.

STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A white 1994 Ford Tempo with Maryland tags ATV 863 was stolen Monday from the 4600 block of Fairview Ave.

STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A 1991 Dodge Caravan with Maryland tags AAN083 and owned by a resident of the 5300 block of Tramore Road was stolen Monday from the 2700 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway.

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ESCAPEE CAPTURED: Woodlawn Precinct -- A convicted sex offender who escaped from a halfway house Sunday was captured in Fairfax, Va. . Police said Kenneth E. Muth, 52, was to appear today at an extradition hearing before a Fairfax judge. It was not known how Muth was apprehended. Muth escaped from the halfway house in the 1600 block of Winding Brook Way, where he was ordered to live on a five-year conditional release order by a Baltimore Circuit Court judge. Before living at the halfway house, Muth was a patient at the Clifton T. Perkins State Hospital, where he was receiving treatment for sexual criminal behavior.

BURGLARIES: White Marsh Precinct -- Property valued at nearly $1,000 was stolen from three residences in the 12000 block of Belair Road in Kingsville over the weekend. From an outdoor storage shed, someone stole two bikes valued at $300. A microwave oven and a compact disc player, all valued at more than $500, were stolen from a garage at a second home. From another garage, a moped valued at $135 was stolen. Police recovered the moped a short distance from the scene.

SCHOOL BURGLARY: Cockeysville Precinct -- Someone entered Dulaney High School in the 200 block of E. Padonia Road through a window over the weekend and then entered a faculty room. It was not known if any property was stolen.

ROBBERY: Garrison Precinct -- A resident of Eitemiller Road in Milford Mill was in the 900 block of Reisterstown Road in Pikesville Monday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of his wallet and more than $100.

ROBBERY: Garrison Precinct -- A resident of the 6500 block of Sanzo Road was walking near her home Monday when a man in his 20s knocked her to the pavement and stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $60.


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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