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

Police Blotter

December 03, 1996|By Richard Irwin

Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore and Baltimore County.

Southern District

Burglary: A paint sprayer valued at $200 was stolen from a house in the 200 block of Pontiac Ave. yesterday.

Robbery try: A man with a tattoo of a teardrop under his right eye gave a clerk at Federal Hill Liquors in the 900 block of S. Charles St. a note demanding money yesterday. The clerk refused to comply and the man fled.

Stolen car: A gold-colored 1996 Jeep with tags 836343M was stolen yesterday in the 700 block of S. Sharp St.

Northeastern District

Robbery: A deliveryman for Tasty Pizza in the 5900 block of York Road was delivering two pizzas in the 1200 block of Rossiter Ave. on Sunday when three men, one with a handgun, robbed him of $40 and the pizzas.

Northern District

Arson: Paper was set on fire in the third-floor sitting room of Wyman Park Apartments in the 3900 block of Beech Ave. Sunday night, causing minor damage to a windowsill. No injuries were reported.

Stolen car: A 1993 Dodge van with tags 592142M was stolen Sunday in the 1200 block of Dellwood Ave.

Burglary: A videocassette recorder, compact discs, luggage and compact disc player, all valued at more than $600, were stolen Sunday from a house in the 600 block of Homestead St. Entry was gained with a key.

Theft from truck: Tools valued at $800 were stolen Saturday from a truck owned by FBN Cable Services while the vehicle was parked in the 3500 block of Elm Ave.

Theft: A man was arrested Saturday when he allegedly tried to use a stolen credit card to pay for meat and seafood, all valued at nearly $150, at the Super Fresh food market in the 1000 block of W. 41st St. Wayne Lopez, 35, of the 800 block of Union Ave., was charged with theft.

Theft: A former tenant of a house in the 1700 block of Sulgrave Ave. stole an antique cabinet valued at $800 when she moved out over the weekend.

Carjacking: A motorist was stopped at a traffic light in the 1900 block of Greenmount Ave. on Sunday when two youths, one armed with a handgun, entered his car and forced him to drive to the 4700 block of Wrenwood Ave. The motorist was ordered from the car, a 1989 Chevrolet Cavalier with tags DGM 014.

Burglary: Two dormitory rooms at the Johns Hopkins University in the 3400 block of N. Charles St. were broken into between Nov. 21 and Dec. 1. while the occupants were away. Taken were 65 compact discs valued at more than $600.

Robbery: A woman was in the 1000 block of Richwood Ave. on Sunday when a gunman robbed her of her purse, cash and other property, all valued at nearly $100.

Northwestern District

Burglary: Furniture valued at more than $1,000 was stolen Sunday from a house in the 3900 block of N. Hilton St.

Robberies: Two men, one armed with a handgun, robbed two couples of cash and property, all valued at more than $50, in the 4400 and 4600 blocks of Garrison Blvd. on Sunday.

Western District

Drug arrest: A 27-year-old man was arrested Sunday when he appeared to be passing a quantity of suspected heroin to another man in the 2100 block of Pennsylvania Ave.

Stolen car: A 1991 Plymouth with unknown temporary tags was stolen Sunday in the 1800 block of Mosher St.

Southwestern District

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 4500 block of Edmondson Ave. through the roof Sunday and stole jewelry and furs, all valued at an undisclosed large sum of money.

White Marsh Precinct

Theft from vehicle: Stereo equipment and compact discs, all valued at more than $500, were stolen Sunday from a 1990 Mitsubishi parked at White Marsh Mall in the 8200 block of Perry Hall Blvd.

North Point Precinct

Theft/arrests: Three women, one an employee of Value City at Eastpoint Mall, were arrested Sunday and charged with stealing clothing valued at more than $300 from the store.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Computer equipment valued at more than $1,000 was stolen Saturday from Pleasant Plains Elementary School in the 8300 block of Pleasant Plains Road. Entry was gained by breaking a window.

Pub Date: 12/03/96

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