Baltimore CityBURGLARY: Eastern District -- Someone broke...


March 27, 1995|By Alisa Samuels

Baltimore City

BURGLARY: Eastern District -- Someone broke into the Nazarene Church of Christ in the 1200 block of Harford Ave. about 7 p.m. Saturday and stole a color TV valued at $200.

BURGLARY/ARRESTS: Eastern District -- Two men apparently hid in St. Wenceslaus Roman Catholic Church on Ashland Avenue after a Mass and tried to steal two gold candlestick holders valued at $2,000 each. They fled empty-handed when confronted by a priest and another witness. Police arrested two suspects nearby and charged them with burglary.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered a home in the 1600 block of N. Monroe St. between 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. yesterday, and stole $787 worth of items, including door frames, moldings, a microwave oven and a VCR.

LARCENY: Western District -- A man snatched a $20 bill from a woman who had just purchased a lottery ticket in the 1200 block of W. Franklin St. at 12:30 p.m. yesterday.

SHOPLIFTING: Western District -- A 28-year-old Baltimore man was arrested and charged with stealing an $11.15 sirloin tip roast from a Farm Fresh Supermarket in the 1400 block of N. Monroe St. at 10 a.m. yesterday. Police said the man tried to hide the meat in his coat.

AUTO THEFT: Northern District: A 1995 Honda Accord with Maryland tags BDY 311 was stolen from a car wash in 2000 block of N. Howard St. about 7:50 a.m. yesterday when the owner stepped away to pay for its cleaning.

AUTO THEFT: Central District -- A 1978 Buick Regal with Maryland tags BHH 735 was stolen from the 800 block of N. Charles St. between 9 p.m. Friday and 10 p.m. Saturday.

Baltimore County

ARMED ROBBERY: Towson Precinct -- A gunman robbed a Crown gasoline station in the 7200 block of York Road of an undisclosed sum about 8:20 p.m. Saturday, and fled on foot.

THEFTS FROM AUTOS: Towson Precinct -- About five residents in the 2300 block of Falls Gable Road reported that someone smashed their vehicle windows and in some cases stole items from the cars, including radios and telephones Friday night or early Saturday.

Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore city and county, reported by Alisa Samuels.

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