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


February 02, 1996|By Richard Irwin

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

Central District

Robbery/abduction: A 38-year-old man was driving a cab without a license in the 400 block of W. Lexington St. on Wednesday when he stopped for a man who pulled a handgun as he entered the car. Two other men also got into the car. At Bond and Gough streets, the men robbed the cabbie of $53 and fled. As they ran, the gunman fired several shots that hit the car but missed the driver.

Southeastern District

Robbery: A delivery man for Lance Corp. was seated in his truck in the 1600 block of Gough St. yesterday afternoon when a gunman entered the vehicle and robbed him of cash and food, all valued at more than $100.

Northeastern District

Robbery: A resident of the 2200 block of E. Lake Ave. was in the driveway of her home Wednesday when a man who implied he was armed with a handgun robbed her of $3.

Robbery: A gunman robbed a 66-year-old man of more than $30 Wednesday in the 4400 block of Bowleys Lane.

Robbery: A man was in the 3700 block of Brendan Ave. on Wednesday when he was struck in the face by another man who robbed him of $8.

Western District

Stolen car/arrests: Police stopped a stolen 1990 Plymouth Acclaim in the 300 block of Robert St. on Wednesday and arrested two teen-age boys and charged them with auto theft. It was not immediately known from where the car was stolen.

Eastern District

Stolen car: A 1991 two-door Dodge with tags 096 AGT was stolen Wednesday in the 500 block of Colvin St.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: A man who implied he was armed with a handgun robbed the 7-Eleven store in the 9600 block of Philadelphia Road on Wednesday.

North Point Precinct

Theft: Storm doors valued at $300 were stolen Wednesday from the rear yard of a house in the 7000 block of E. Baltimore St.

Robbery: A teen-age boy was at the intersection of Mid Haven and Melbourne roads Wednesday when he was assaulted by two other boys who robbed him of a pager, valued at more than $100.

Burglary: A videocassette recorder was stolen Wednesday from an apartment in the 3100 block of Baybriar Road.

Theft: On Wednesday, two employees of Payless Shoes at Eastpoint Mall in the 7800 block of Eastern Ave. were taking money to a night deposit in the mall when a woman ran up, snatched the money bag and escaped.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: An undisclosed sum of money was removed from several video games Wednesday at Four Corners Games in the 400 block of York Road.

Robbery: A man robbed Lord Baltimore Cleaners in the 6800 block of York Road of more than $100 Wednesday night. After asking about clothes to be cleaned, the man walked behind the counter and removed money from the cash register.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: Jewelry, a VCR and a radio, all valued at nearly $300, were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 2800 block of Lightfoot Drive.

Burglary: Jewelry valued at $600 was stolen Wednesday from an apartment in the 9900 block of Cervidae Lane.

Woodlawn Precinct

Burglary: A television, VCR and stereo equipment were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 5000 block of Prince George St.

Wilkens Precinct

Robbery: A woman was in the driveway of her home in the first block of Ridge Road in Catonsville on Wednesday night when two men stole her purse containing cash and property, all of unknown value.

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