Central District -- An...


August 04, 1994|By Richard Irwin


* SHOOTING: Central District -- An unlicensed "hack" cab was stopped in the 1600 block of McCulloh St. about 2 a.m. yesterday when it was blocked from proceeding by another car. The other car's driver got out and fired several shots from a handgun into hacker's car, wounding its driver and passenger. The hack operator, who was shot in the head, drove his passenger home to the 3700 block of Park Heights Ave. and then drove to his home in the 2700 block of Orleans St. From there, he was taken by ambulance to Johns Hopkins Hospital and reported in stable condition. The passenger, grazed in the right side, refused medical treatment.

* ROBBERY: Western District -- A 13-year-old girl was in the 1300 block of N. Fremont Ave. Tuesday when a man stole a gold chain valued at nearly $500 that she was wearing around her neck.


* STOLEN CAR/ARREST: Woodlawn Precinct -- Police arrested a man and a teen-age boy when they jumped out of a car that later proved to have been stolen. Officer Jeffrey Collins was responding to a domestic call in the 2000 block of Russell Ave. Tuesday night when the occupants of the 1993 Dodge saw him approach and fled. Officer Collins pursued the pair and arrested them. Later, he learned the vehicle had been stolen from a park-and-ride lot at Interstate 70 near Security Boulevard. nTC Charged with auto theft was Robert Arthur, 18, of the 3200 block of Ferndale Ave. A 13-year-old city boy was released in his parents' custody.

* STOLEN CAR: Towson Precinct -- A 1990 Honda Accord with Florida tags HAH 101 was stolen from the first block of Acorn Circle in the Fellowship Court apartments between Monday and Tuesday.

* STOLEN CAR: Garrison Precinct -- A 1986 Toyota Camry with tags AYG 797 was stolen Tuesday from the 6800 block of Parsons Ave.

* ROBBERY: Garrison Precinct -- Two men, one with a handgun, robbed the High's dairy store in the 200 block of Reisterstown Road Tuesday night.

Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin.

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