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


March 22, 1996|By Richard Irwin

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

Central District

Theft from auto: A cellular phone valued at more than $100 was stolen Wednesday from City Council President Lawrence A. Bell III's official car, which was parked in the 100 block of Holliday St.

Burglary/arrest: After responding to a burglar alarm yesterday morning at Eddie Jacobs Ltd., a clothing store in the first block of Light St., Officer Larry Martin arrested a 48-year-old man who had broken in through a window and was stealing clothing. Burglary, theft and destruction of property charges were pending.

Northern District

Stolen car: A 1986 Cadillac with tags CYX 154 was stolen Wednesday in the 100 block of Longwood Road.

Stolen car: A 1988 Buick Century with tags PGL 978 was stolen Wednesday in the 2300 block of Mace St.

Burglary: A dishwasher valued at $200 was stolen Wednesday from a house in the 2900 block of Keswick Road.

Northwestern District

Stolen car: A green 1993 Jeep with tags 797850M was stolen Wednesday in the 3200 block of Powhatan Ave.

Stolen car: Stolen car: A cream-colored 1992 Nissan Maxima with vanity tags BEARMAX was stolen Wednesday in the 3000 block of Piedmont Ave.

Parkville Precinct

Officer assaulted: Officer William Koenig of the Traffic Division stopped a car Wednesday at Belair Road and Fleetwood Avenue because the vehicle's operator was driving erratically. When the officer reached into the car's open window to remove the keys, the driver sped off, dragging the officer at least 50 feet. Officer Koenig was treated for minor injuries at Franklin Square Hospital. The motorist was being sought.

Theft from auto: Stereo equipment valued at more than $2,000 was stolen Wednesday from a 1987 Toyota 4-Runner parked in the 2600 block of Putty Hill Ave.

North Point Precinct

Theft/arrests: Police arrested two teen-age boys Wednesday who attempted to flee Ollie's Bargain Outlet in the 1400 block of Merritt Blvd. without paying for 12 baseball caps valued at more than $100.

Robbery: An 18-year-old man was examining a handgun while seated in his car in the 100 block of Walnut Ave. on Wednesday when several youths robbed him of the gun and a gold necklace, all valued at $700.

Theft/arrest: Police arrested a man who stole a bike valued at more than $200 from a resident of the 1900 block of Crafton Ave. in August. The theft was witnessed by a woman who saw the suspect near her home Wednesday and called police.

Theft/arrests: Two boys from South Chester Street in East Baltimore were arrested Wednesday when they attempted to leave the Sears at Eastpoint Mall in the 7800 block of Eastern Blvd. without paying for shirts. When stopped by security officers, the boys were wearing shirts they hadn't paid for, police said.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Nearly $300 were stolen Wednesday from a bedroom dresser drawer in an apartment in the 8800 block of Loch Raven Blvd.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered the Kiddie Academy in the 3600 block of Milford Mill Road on Tuesday or Wednesday after prying a door lock and stole $57.

For the Record

Body identified: A man found dead in the back yard of a house in the 3800 block of Norfolk Ave. in the Forest Park section yesterday morning was identified as Darryl Lavon Butler, 31, of no fixed address. Mr. Butler appeared to have wounds in his back. Homicide Detective Joseph Dugan said an autopsy was set for today

Pub Date: 3/22/96

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