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


January 09, 1996|By Richard Irwin

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

Northeastern District

Assault: Police were seeking a man who entered the home of a woman in the 3900 block of Kenyon Ave. Saturday and assaulted her by striking her in the face several times. The woman, 42, was treated at Good Samaritan Hospital and released.

Theft/arrest: Police arrested a man Saturday when he attempted to leave the J. J. Newberry department store in the 6000 block of Moravia Park Drive without paying for 15 sticks of deodorant valued at nearly $29. The items were found hidden in the man's pants.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery:Burglary: Someone entered Bossalina Carpets in the 7100 block of Golden Ring Road Sunday and stole carpet installation tools of undetermined value.

Burglary: Someone broke into the Luskin's appliance store in the 8600 block of Pulaski Highway Sunday after breaking a window. It was not immediately known whether property was taken.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: A portable cot valued at $25 was stolen Sunday by someone who broke into Sunny's Surplus in the first block of W. Chesapeake Ave.

Woodlawn Precinct

Burglary/arrest: A 35-year-old Woodlawn man was arrested Sunday in connection with a break-in at Monahan's Tavern and Restaurant in the 2100 block of Gwynn Oak Ave. A pane of glass was smashed from a front door and nine cartons and eight packs of assorted brands of cigarettes, and an undetermined quantity of liquor were taken. Damage to the door was estimated at $400, police said. The suspect, a resident of the 2100 block of Gwynn Oak, was arrested shortly after the break-in and was being held at the precinct pending burglary charges.

Wilkens Precinct

Robbery: A Baltimore couple were walking across the parking lot of the Giant Food supermarket in the 4600 block of Wilkens Ave. Saturday night when a man knocked the woman down and stole her purse. The husband gave chase, and the thief dropped the purse.

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