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

Police Blotter

August 13, 1996|By Richard Irwin

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

Southern District

Robbery: A man forced his way into a house in the 100 block of W. Lee St., threatened a male occupant with a screwdriver and robbed him of more than $100 yesterday.

Thefts: Tools and equipment, all valued at several hundred dollars, were stolen during the weekend from two construction company trailers parked in the 1200 block of Russell St.

Northeastern District

Theft from vehicle: A purse containing cash and property, all valued at more than $200, was stolen Sunday from a 1991 Ford parked in the 2800 block of St. Lo Drive.

Southwestern District

Robbery/arrest: A 26-year-old man from the first block of N. Pulaski St. was arrested Sunday after the Wendy's restaurant in the 2300 block of Frederick Ave. was robbed. The suspect, who was armed with a knife, is accused of locking at least two employees inside a walk-in freezer and assaulting another employee. He was caught by police as he tried to escape. Money taken from the restaurant was recovered.

Theft from vehicle: A flip-phone valued at more than $100 was stolen from a 1989 Chrysler parked in the 3000 block of Baker St. on Sunday.

Robbery: A man who implied he was armed with a handgun robbed the Beauty Mart in the 4500 block of Edmondson Ave. of more than $100 Sunday.

Stolen car: A 1986 Chrysler LeBaron with tags YRK 249 was stolen Sunday in the 300 block of N. Grantley St.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: A 26-year-old man has been charged in a warrant with robbing a 7-Eleven store in the 9600 block of Philadelphia Road on Saturday night. The gunman got almost $100 in the robbery and drove off in a 1988 Plymouth. He was followed by a motorist who gave police a description of the vehicle. The suspect, a resident of the 8400 block of Morven Road, was charged with armed robbery and a weapons violation.

North Point Precinct

Robbery: A 13-year-old boy was riding his bike in the 7200 block of Eastern Blvd. on Sunday when another youth knocked him to the ground and stole the bike, valued at more than $100.

Theft: A woman stole nearly $170 worth of personal health products from Ames department store in the 7800 block of Eastern Blvd. on Sunday.

Vandalism: Someone poured motor oil into an outdoor swimming pool in the 7500 block of Westfield Road between Saturday and Sunday, causing more than $400 damage.

Parkville Precinct

Stolen truck: A 1995 Chevrolet F-10 pickup truck with tags 46C672 was stolen Sunday in the 2400 block of Ellis Road.

Theft: Police were seeking two women who stole $300 worth of clothing from the Ross clothing store at North Plaza Mall in the 8800 block of Waltham Woods Road on Sunday.

Towson Precinct

Purse snatch: A 52-year-old woman was in the 8500 block of Loch Raven Blvd. on Sunday when a man stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $20.

Burglary: Stereo equipment, money and a planter, all valued at more than $200, were stolen Sunday from a house in the first block of York Road.

Burglary: Luggage valued at more than $100 was stolen Sunday from a storage locker in an apartment building in the 6800 block of Queens Ferry Road.

Garrison Precinct

Robbery: A gunman robbed the Wendy's restaurant in the 8600 block of Liberty Road on Sunday.

Woodlawn Precinct

Vandalism: The windows of at least six cars parked on the lot at Northwest Medical Center in the 5400 block of Old Court Road were shattered between Saturday night and Sunday. The value of the windows was set at $1,300.

Robbery: A teen-age boy who implied he was armed with a handgun robbed a snowball stand in the 1000 block of Ingleside Ave. of $20 Sunday.

Wilkens Precinct

Robbery: Two men forced their way into a house in the 5100 block of South St. in Halethorpe Saturday night and robbed the female occupant of stereo equipment, compact discs and other property. They tied the woman with a telephone cord and fled.

Burglary/arrests: Three teen-age boys were arrested Sunday after they entered a house in the 4400 block of Scotia Road. No property was reported missing.

Burglary: A chain saw, sander and other power and hand tools, all valued at more than $1,200, were stolen Sunday from a shed in the 100 block of Hazel Ave.

Burglary: A videocassette recorder and a television, all valued at more than $1,000, were stolen Sunday from a house in the first block of Twin Circle Way.

Pub Date: 8/13/96

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