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

Police Blotter

June 24, 1996|By Caitlin Francke

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

Northern District:

Stolen auto: A 1991 Dodge Spirit was stolen from outside a house in the 4900 block of Powell Ave. on Saturday night or yesterday morning. The car's owners parked it outside at 8 p.m. Saturday and discovered that it was missing at 9: 45 a.m. yesterday. Police know of no suspects.

Northwestern District:

Rape: A 28-year-old woman was raped early Saturday in the 2000 block of Oakley Ave. A man believed to be about 30 years old approached the woman around 3 a.m. and told her to walk along the street with him. Then he pulled her into a lot near a school and raped her.

Burglary: Someone broke into a shed in the 3800 block of Menlo Drive over the weekend and stole tools valued at $500.

Western District:

Armed robbery: A 48-year-old man was robbed at knifepoint in the 2800 block of Edmondson Ave. on Saturday evening. The victim had $1.70 in his possession. The robber told the man "If you call the police, I'll have my cousins beat you up," according to police reports.

Woodlawn District:

Burglary: Someone broke down the door of the Decision One Co. in the 2600 block of Lord Baltimore Drive on Saturday night. Stolen was an empty cash register and some 3-by-5 inch cards with red flowers on them. The cards were valued at $2.

Armed street robbery: Police were searching for two men, ages approximately 19 and 22, in connection with a robbery in the 7100 block of Security Boulevard on Saturday at 6: 15 p.m. The men approached a man walking down the street, pulled out a small revolver and stole $2,650 in cash from him.

Cockeysville District:

Robbery: A 57-year-old woman walking home from Michael's restaurant on York Road on Friday night had her purse and keys stolen. A man came running at her around 11: 18 p.m. while she was walking in the 10500 block of Gateridge Road and grabbed her belongings from her hands.

White Marsh District:

Break-in: Three juveniles are suspected of breaking into a vacant apartment in the 8700 block of Philadelphia Road over the weekend. They vandalized the apartment, causing $100 worth of damage.

Dundalk District:

Rape: Two teen-age males were arrested in connection with the rape of a 14-year-old girl Friday night in a wooded area near the intersection of Hintzewater and Willow roads. Police said William Johnson, 17, and Antwan Royster, 16, who were charged as adults, and the victim had been drinking together Friday night. The victim began to feel sick and started walking away from the teens. When she fell down because of her inebriation, she was raped, according to a police report. She lost consciousness and when she awoke, she was lying on her stomach on the hood of a car and was raped again, the police report said. The girl later was dropped off near her home. Johnson lives in the 2600 block of Plainfield Road and Royster lives in the 100 block of Main St.

Metro Crime Stoppers

Call in tips: Readers with information on these or other crimes can call Metro Crime Stoppers' confidential 24-hour hot line, 276-8888. Names are not taken, calls are not recorded and rewards of up to $2,000 may be paid for information.

Pub Date: 6/24/96

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