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


July 03, 1996|By Rafael Alvarez

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

Eastern District

Shooting: A man walking in the 1200 block of N. Bradford St. about 10: 50 a.m. yesterday was shot in the left shoulder after an unidentified man tried to rob him. No arrests were made.

Northeastern District

Stolen auto: A white 1994 Dodge Shadow -- tag number CMN 721 -- was stolen from the 5900 block of Fairwood Ave. near Gardenville between 11 p.m. Monday and 7: 30 p.m. today.

Southwestern District

Auto theft: A man parked his burgundy 1988 four-door Chrysler in the 3000 block of James St. near Caton Avenue at 9: 30 p.m. Monday. When he returned at 7: 30 a.m. yesterday, it was gone.

Wilkens Precinct

Burglary: A house in the 1900 block of Halethorpe Ave. was broken into between Monday night and yesterday morning and $600 worth of property was stolen, including a power generator. The thieves broke in through a patio door.

Auto theft: A light green 1992 Plymouth Acclaim was stolen from the parking lot of an apartment complex in the 4300 block of Alan Drive in Arbutus. The car had dealer's tag number 1A57355.

Essex Precinct

Attempted murder: A man reported to police that three men demanded money from him in Taos Circle in Middle River. Two shots were fired, entering the front window of a nearby home and lodging in a wall. The suspects fled on foot, leaving behind a stolen vehicle they had used in the robbery attempt. No one was injured.

For the Record

Arrest: A 15-year-old boy was charged as an adult yesterday in the shooting Sunday of Davon Privette, 6, who was wounded by gunfire while walking to a West Baltimore store with his grandmother. Quinta Davis of the 800 block of W. Lexington St. was arrested Monday night and charged yesterday with two counts of attempted first-degree murder, two counts of assault with intent to murder, two counts of using a handgun in the commission of a felony, one count of robbery and three counts of assault. Davon, who lives in West Baltimore, suffered a graze wound to the left side of his head and a wound to his left arm. Police said he was shot about 7: 45 p.m. while walking in the 1500 block of W. Baltimore St. Detectives said a gunman was shooting at Dontavian Hicks, 18, also of West Baltimore. After hitting Davon, police said, the gunman chased Hicks and shot him in the back. Hicks was released yesterday from Maryland Shock Trauma Center, a hospital spokeswoman said.

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: 7/03/96

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