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


January 02, 1996|By Richard Irwin

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

Southeastern District

Arrests: Police responding to reports of people celebrating the New Year in the first block of N. Potomac St. yesterday by firing handguns into the air arrested eight people and seized 11 firearms and ammunition. Included in the seizures were handguns of .38- and .40-caliber, and 9 mm. Those arrested ranged in age from the teens to the 20s. They were being held at the station pending charges. Police also were checking to determine if the weapons had been stolen or used in crimes. No injuries were reported.

Central District

Assault: A 23-year-old resident of the 7100 block of Fairbrook Road in Woodlawn was dancing at a restaurant in the 300 block of S. Charles St. yesterday morning when he was struck with a bottle during an argument with another man. He was treated for a head laceration at Mercy Medical Center and released. No arrest had been made.

Assault: Police were seeking a man who pointed a handgun at his girlfriend and threatened to shoot her Sunday in the 1300 block of Division St.

Northeastern District

Stolen vehicle: A 1987 blue two-door Ford with tags CEY 160 was stolen from the 5800 block of Hillen Road before 1 a.m. yesterday.

Armed robbery: A deliveryman for Vizzini's Pizza was robbed Sunday night of an undisclosed sum of money by a man armed with a knife outside an apartment building in the 5200 block of Goodnow Road.

Armed robbery: Two men, one armed with a small caliber semiautomatic handgun, approached a man in the 6000 block of TTC Moravia Road on Sunday night and demanded his money. The victim gave them a small sum of cash.

Northern District

Robbery: A resident of the 700 block of E. 37th St. was in the 3400 block of Greenmount Ave. on Sunday when two men, one armed with a handgun, robbed him of his wallet containing more than $70.

Northwestern District

Stolen vehicle: A 1995 GEO Metro was stolen from the 3500 block of Eldorado Ave. about 7:15 a.m. yesterday.

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered a garage in the 4300 block of Glenmore Ave. on Sunday and stole a metal cash box containing more than $500.

North Point Precinct

Robbery: A 28-year-old man was about to enter his home in the 2000 block of Bear Ridge Road on Sunday night when a man armed with a large caliber handgun robbed him of a cellular phone valued at more than $100.

Theft: Someone stole a 12-foot Smoker-brand boat and its trailer, each valued at $400, from the 7500 block of Blank Road in Edgemere on Sunday.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Property valued at $700 was stolen during the weekend from a shed in the 6500 block of Baythorne Road.

Stolen van: Police were seeking a 1994 Dodge minivan with tags 624778M that was stolen Saturday from the 400 block of Regester Ave.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 900 block of York Road through a window Saturday and removed property valued at several hundred dollars. Police responding to the break-in found the property outside the house.

Burglary: A bicycle valued at more than $100 was stolen Saturday from a garage in the 400 block of Regester Ave. by someone who forced the door.

Burglary: Someone entered Kenilworth Liquors in the 800 block of Kenilworth Drive on Sunday and stole 10 12-packs of beer and 11 cans of beer.

Robbery: Police were seeking a man who robbed Sizzler's restaurant in the 6800 block of Loch Raven Blvd. of an undisclosed sum of money Sunday.

Cockeysville Precinct

Robbery: A 36-year-old woman from the 10000 block of Gelding Drive was getting out of a car near her home Saturday when a man stole her purse from the front seat. The purse contained cash and property, all valued at more than $200.

Robbery: A gunman robbed Image Designs in the 100 block of E. Padonia Road of about $100 over the weekend.

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