Northern District -- A man was...


September 11, 1995|By Richard Irwin


* PICKPOCKET: Northern District -- A man was inside a liquor store in the 3500 block of Chestnut Ave. late yesterday when another man reached into his pocket and stole $90.

* BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Jewelry and appliances, all valued at more than $500, were stolen yesterday from the storage room of an apartment building in the 3900 block of Pinkney Road.

* THEFT FROM AUTO: Western District -- Someone entered a car parked in the 2400 block of Mosher St. yesterday after breaking a window with a brick and stole a cellular phone valued at more than $300.

* ASSAULT: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 400 block of Random Road entered a house in the 500 block of Random Road yesterday and was assaulted by four men who accused him of stealing their drugs. The man was handcuffed to a shower stall in a bathroom where the occupants reportedly kept a boa constrictor. The man eventually broke free and escaped unharmed. When police arrived to remove the snake, they found the doors to the house locked. Police were expected to enter the house today..

* BURGLARY/ARREST: Southwestern District -- A compact disc player and stereo equipment, all valued at more than $100, were stolen yesterday from a house in the 2600 block of W. Fairmount Ave. Later, police arrested a 36-year-old suspect and recovered the property.

* THEFT FROM TRUCK: Northeastern District -- Drying equipment valued at $3,000 was stolen from a truck parked in the 900 block of E. 25th St. Saturday.


* ROBBERY: North Point Precinct -- A 38-year-old Essex man '' was standing at a bus stop in the 7800 block of Eastern Blvd. Friday when two men struck him over the head with an unknown weapon and robbed him of more than $100. The man reported the robbery yesterday, following his release from a hospital.

* BURGLARY: Cockeysville Precinct -- Someone entered a garage in the 8500 block of Hill Spring Drive through a rear door over the weekend and stole three sets of golf clubs, all valued at more than $6,000.

* THEFT/ARRESTS: Woodlawn Precinct -- Police arrested two teen-aged boys who attempted to leave the Hecht department store at the Security Square Mall in the 6900 block of Security Blvd. yesterday without paying for two pairs of tennis shoes and a bike speedometer, all valued at more than $140.


* CARJACKING: Edgewood -- A 1972 Chevrolet Nova that was stolen from its owner at Flying Point Park Saturday was found later that day burning on Trimble Road in Joppatowne.The car had been involved in an accident and caught fire. No arrest had been made.

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

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