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

Police Blotter

December 31, 1996|By Richard Irwin ZTC

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

Southern District

Robbery: Two men, one wearing a ski mask and the other a hockey mask, robbed the Roy Rogers restaurant in the 2000 block of W. Patapsco Ave. Sunday. The pair escaped in a four-door, silver-colored Chevrolet driven by a third man.

Northwestern District

Accidental shooting: A 21-year-old man was walking in the 4600 block of Pimlico Road yesterday when a .38-caliber revolver he was holding in his right hand discharged, striking him in the left hand. The man was treated at Sinai Hospital. Charges were pending.

Robbery try: Police were seeking a man who poured gasoline outside the pay booth Sunday at the Plaza Exxon station in the 6800 block of Reisterstown Road and threatened to ignite it if the attendant didn't give him money. The attendant refused and the man fled.

Stolen car: A 1983 Cadillac with tags DST 010 was stolen Sunday in the 2500 block of Violet Ave.

Stolen car: A 1991 Cadillac with tags ADE 926 was stolen Sunday in the 4100 block of Elderon Ave.

Northern District

Shooting: A 16-year-old boy was near his home Sunday in the 1100 block of Homestead St. when he was approached by three men and shot in the left shoulder. The teen was treated at Union Memorial Hospital.

Burglary: Two chain saws and two electric hedge and lawn trimmers, all valued at nearly $1,000, were stolen Sunday from a garage in the first block of Blythewood Place.

Robbery: A man was in the 5700 block of Pimlico Road on Sunday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of $107 in U.S. currency and more than $1,000 in Russian and Thai currency.

Robbery: A gunman robbed a woman of $200 in the 2500 block of Edgecombe Circle North on Sunday.

Robbery: Two men, one with a straight razor, robbed a woman Sunday of cash and property, all valued at $300, in the 5600 block of The Alameda.

Burglary: Computer equipment valued at nearly $4,000 was stolen Sunday from an apartment in the 300 block of E. University Parkway.

Southeastern District

Shooting: A man was waiting for his wife Sunday in the 1100 block of Travers Way in O'Donnell Heights when a gunman shot him in the upper left leg for no apparent reason. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

Western District

Shooting: An 18-year-old man was in the 1200 block of W. North Ave. Sunday when a gunman shot him in the left buttock. He was in good condition at Johns Hopkins Hospital yesterday.

Southwestern District

Robbery: A woman was getting out of her car Sunday in the 3000 block of Poplar Terrace when a man wearing a ski mask sprayed her in the face with a chemical irritant and robbed her of her purse containing cash and property, all valued at more than $100.

Theft: A Coca-Cola sign was stolen Sunday from the front of a grocery store in the 100 block of S. Kossuth St.

Burglary/arrest: Police arrested a gunman who forced his way into a house Sunday in the 3000 block of Frederick Ave. by breaking down a door and threatening to shoot the occupants. No injuries were reported.

Robbery: A woman was in the 2700 block of Washington Blvd. on Sunday when she was robbed of $18 by a man armed with a knife.

Stolen car: A teal-colored 1994 Chevrolet with tags BSF 502 was stolen Sunday in the 700 block of Edgewood St.

Robbery: A gunman was in the 2600 block of St. Benedict St. on Sunday when he knocked a man to the ground and robbed him of his jacket and shoes.

Parkville Precinct

Burglary: A videocassette recorder and stereo equipment, all valued at $600, were stolen Sunday from a house in the 9600 block of Harford Road.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Jewelry, a videocassette recorder, money and a leather coat, all valued at more than $7,000, were stolen Sunday from an apartment in the 10200 block of Sunnylake Place.

Garrison Precinct

Bank robbery: A gunman robbed the NationsBank in the first block of Slade Ave. in Pikesville yesterday.

Robbery: A man who implied he was armed with a handgun robbed the Wawa store Sunday in the 5100 block of Old Court Road.

Robbery: A gunman robbed the Carvel ice cream store in the 100 block of Reisterstown Road on Sunday.

Robbery: A motorist was about to enter his car Sunday in the first block of S. Ritters Lane in Owings Mills when a gunman robbed him of his keys and drove off in the victim's 1988 Dodge with tags BZR 631.

Woodlawn Precinct

Burglary: A clothes washer and dryer were stolen from a house under construction in the 7400 block of Maury Road between Saturday and Sunday.

Pub Date: 12/31/96

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