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

Police Blotter

February 27, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Southeastern District

Arrests: The district's Warrant Team put "Operation Early Bird" into effect about 7 a.m. yesterday, arresting 21 people at their homes on outstanding felony and misdemeanor warrants. All were being held at the Central Booking and Intake Center pending bail hearings. The felony warrants were for robbery, theft and aggravated assault.

Northeastern District

Shooting: A resident of the 5000 block of Goodnow Road was walking near his home Tuesday night when he was stopped by a man who fired four shots, hitting the victim once on the left hand. The victim was treated at the Raymond Curtis Hand Center at Union Memorial Hospital.

Eastern District

Shooting: A 19-year-old man was walking in an alley behind the 1500 block of Port St. on Tuesday night when a gunman shot him in the back. The victim was in critical condition yesterday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Cash and jewelry valued at $700 were stolen Tuesday from a house in the 1300 block of Dulaney Valley Road.

For the Record

Arrests: Two men were arrested yesterday in connection with the Feb. 19 slaying of a man, 18, in a house in the 100 block of S. Catherine St. Anthony M. Finney, 34, of the 1200 block of N. Augusta Ave. and Kevin R. Valentine, 19, of the 900 block of N. Ashburton St., were arrested at Finney's residence. They had been charged in warrants with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Henry Washington Jr., of the 2500 block of McHenry St.

Suspect charged: Vashawn Irvin, 21, of the 1300 block of N. Luzerne St., who allegedly shot a man and a woman on Milton Avenue on Tuesday, has been charged in warrants with two counts of attempted murder. Irvin, who was shot in the leg by police, was in stable condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Mary Ball, 44, of East Preston Street, shot at a bus stop, was in fair condition at Hopkins. Anthony Brooks, 22, of East Chase Street, also shot, was released from Hopkins.

Pub Date: 2/27/97

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