Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore city...


November 28, 1995|By Staff reports

Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore city and county.

Western District

Shooting: A 15-year-old boy was critically wounded Sunday after being shot several times in the lower body. Officers responding to a call about 9:30 p.m. found the victim lying in the 1800 block of Druid Hill Ave., near his home. The youth was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was in critical condition yesterday.

Central District

Drug arrest: A 28-year-old woman was arrested yesterday after police said they found her carrying 358 grams of suspected crack cocaine and 800 grams of suspected powder cocaine, worth about $355,000 in street sales. Altrenna Bonita Lott of the 900 block of N. Patterson Park Ave. was arrested as she got off a bus from New York City at the downtown bus terminal in the 200 block of W. Fayette St. She was charged with importing cocaine.

Northeastern District

Shooting: A 22-year-old man was found lying face down on the sidewalk, shot in the head in the 1600 block of E. 32nd St. shortly after 5 p.m. Sunday. Witnesses told police that he was walking west on the street when a man in a gray van opened fire and then sped off. The victim, Donald Jones, of the 3300 block of Greenmount Ave., died last night at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Burglary: An intruder broke into Mergenthaler Vocational-Technical High School in the 3500 block of Hillen Road Wednesday or yesterday through a rear loading dock door and took 12 cases of beefsteaks and two cases of french fried potatoes, valued at $680.

Southeastern District

Carjacking: An 18-year-old man driving a 1994 Hyundai, Maryland tag ZPV 768, was accosted by four men, one of them armed, who forced him and an 18-year-old female companion from their car about 4 p.m. Sunday in the 1000

block of E. Lombard St. The four men drove off in the car, which was still missing yesterday. A 15-year-old male was arrested by police after he was identified by the victim and a witness.

Burglary: Intruders broke into Chat Street, a clothing store in the 600 block of S. Broadway, about 10:20 p.m. Sunday by prying a grate over a window and forcing the window open. The burglars took $575 from the cash register.

Northwestern District

Robbery: A man entered a Rite Aid store in the 5700 block of Wabash Ave. shortly before 1 p.m. Sunday, pulled a brown handgun and stole an undermined amount of cash.

Garrison Precinct

Robbery: A man approached a woman carrying groceries in the side lot of a house in the 3700 block of Old Court Road, brandished an 8-inch knife, and robbed her of $100.

Burglary: Someone broke into Speed-D-Print in the 9100 block of Reisterstown Road between 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and 8:45 a.m. yesterday and took $50 from the cash register.

Essex Precinct

Theft: An employee of Integrated Security Systems in the 8800 block of Kelso Drive left a $1,500 Notestar laptop computer on his desk while he went to lunch yesterday. When he returned 10 minutes later, the computer was missing.

Dundalk Precinct

Stolen auto and arrest: Two men were arrested about 5 a.m. yesterday after a police officer pulled beside them at a traffic light at Wise Avenue and Merritt Boulevard and noticed that no keys were in the ignition of their 1986 Monte Carlo. The officer checked the plate and found the car had been stolen from the 6800 block of Averill Road on Saturday. The officer followed the car for two blocks before the men stopped in the middle of the road and ran. The men were arrested after a short chase.

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