Southwest District...


August 22, 1994|By Reported by Melody Simmons, Kris Antonelli and Howard Libit.


* ASSAULT AND ROBBERY: Southwest District -- A person was robbed at gunpoint of $2 by two men Friday night on the 3500 block of W. Caton Ave.

* ARMED ROBBERY: Southwest District -- The Midas Muffler shop in the 3000 block of W. Patapsco Ave. was robbed of $439 Friday.

* STABBING: Southwest District -- A 25-year-old man was stabbed once during a dispute in the 2200 block of McHenry St. Saturday morning.

* THEFT: Northern District -- Someone broke into a 1982 Toyota parked in the 5200 block of St. Georges Ave. and stole $425 worth of stereo equipment Saturday night.

* BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone pushed through a boarded-up basement window of a home in the 5400 block of Roland Ave. yesterday afternoon. It was not yet determined if anything was taken.

* BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone dug through the roof of Shoe City in the 3200 block of Greenmount Ave. Saturday night or yesterday morning. Store owners had not determined what was taken.


* THEFT: Essex Precinct -- Someone stole a 30-foot tall, Ronald McDonald balloon from the McDonald's in the 1000 block of Eastern Ave. Saturday night or yesterday morning. The balloon is valued at $1,000.

* ARMED ROBBERY/ARRESTS: Essex Precinct -- Police arrested two men Saturday after a man was robbed of $53 Friday night in the 700 block of Foote Road. The two men and another suspect not in custody had a shotgun and a .25-caliber pistol.

* STOLEN AUTO: Parkville Precinct -- A white 1985 Pontiac Trans-Am with Maryland tags RED 652 was reported stolen from the 2000 block of E. Joppa Road yesterday morning.

* STOLEN AUTO: Towson Precinct -- A black 1990 Plymouth Sundance with Maryland tags AWS 972 was reported stolen from the 6600 block of Wycombe Way yesterday.

* THEFT: Towson Precinct -- Someone broke into a residence in the first block of Dunkirk Road and stole women's clothing of unknown value.

* VANDALISM: Garrison Precinct -- Someone slashed the tires on at least 17 cars parked between the 800 and 1000 blocks of Scotts Hill Drive Saturday night or yesterday morning.

* STOLEN TRACTOR-TRAILER: Woodlawn Precinct -- A blue 1994 tractor-trailer filled with Ocean Spray products was reported stolen from the 6700 block of White Stone Road Saturday night or yesterday morning. The tractor had Nebraska tags P761, and the trailer had Nebraska tags 40721. The value of the contents was unknown, but the tractor-trailer was worth $78,000.


* 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.

bTC Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Melody Simmons, Kris Antonelli and Howard Libit.

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