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

Police Blotter

March 24, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Southern District

Robberies: Police were seeking two men who they believe robbed an elderly woman and a young man Saturday at different locations on Warner Street. About 2: 30 a.m., a 22-year-old man was in the 400 block when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of nearly $100. About 8 p.m. in the 200 block, two men, one with a weapon, robbed a 71-year-old woman of her purse containing $55, traveler's checks valued at $300 and other property.

Theft from vehicle: Clothing and other property, all valued at more than $200, were stolen Saturday from a 1984 Honda Prelude parked in the 400 block of S. Charles St.

Theft: A small sum of money was stolen yesterday from a 1994 Ford Explorer parked in the 200 block of S. Emory St.

Northeastern District

Arson: A fire that was set in a garage in the 2600 block of Aisquith St. about 6 a.m. yesterday destroyed a 1979 Chevrolet and a 1984 Chevrolet Camaro.

Robbery: A 14-year-old boy was in the 3900 block of Erdman Ave. on Saturday when two older boys robbed him of his bike, valued at nearly $200, and $8.

Burglary: Two mountain bikes valued at $200 were stolen Friday or Saturday from a garage in the 3700 block of Ednor Road.

Northern District

Burglary: More than $200 was stolen from an apartment in the 2800 block of Edgecombe Circle North on Saturday.

Stolen car: A 1991 Honda with tags CBZ 516 was stolen Saturday in the 2600 block of Greenmount Ave.

Stolen car: A 1993 Plymouth Sundance with tags CPE 352 was stolen in the 5800 block of York Road on Friday or Saturday.

Northwestern District

Robbery: A couple were walking in the 3600 block of Columbus Drive about 10 p.m. Saturday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed the pair of cash and jewelry, all valued at more than $500.

Southwestern District

Shooting: A 16-year-old boy was shot in the 100 block of N. Monastery Ave. about 3 p.m. yesterday in a dispute with a 67-year-old man over money. The man, an unlicensed cabbie, had driven the youth home, and the youth would not or could not pay him. The victim was shot in the upper left arm and was in good condition yesterday at St. Agnes Hospital. The man was arrested and faces multiple assault and deadly weapon charges. The incident is being investigated.

Stolen car: A 1988 Chevrolet van with tags DKB 356 was stolen Saturday in the 100 block of S. Culver St.

Western District

Robbery: An 18-year-old woman was in the 2700 block of Mosher St. about 6: 20 p.m. Saturday when a gunman shoved the weapon into her face and robbed her of $10 and a check for $70.

Burglary: A 46-inch television valued at more than $2,000 and a videocassette recorder valued at more than $400 were stolen Saturday from a house in the 1800 block of N. Fulton Ave.

Burglary/arrest: Officer Donna Brown was responding to a burglary-in-progress in the 900 block of Bennett Place on Saturday when she spotted two men carrying a bedroom dresser out of the front door. The men, one 55 and the other 52, were arrested and each was charged with burglary.

Church burglary: A telephone and a telephone answering machine were stolen Saturday or yesterday from the Lord's House Apostolic Faith Church in the 1400 block of W. Lafayette Ave.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: Clothing valued at nearly $180 was stolen Friday from an apartment in the first block of Woodstream Court in Owings Mills.

Stand-off/arrest: A Randallstown man was arrested yesterday morning after a four-hour standoff with police when he refused to leave his house after allegedly assaulting his wife. After the wife fled the house in the 8400 block of Downey Dale Drive about 10 p.m. Saturday, the husband threatened to kill himself and refused to surrender to police. After the wife obtained a warrant charging her husband with assault, police entered the house about 2: 30 a.m. and arrested David Johnson, 44, who was released after posting bail yesterday.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: A 32-year-old Dundalk-area man was at an unknown location on Golden Ring Road about 10: 30 p.m. Saturday when he was stopped by a man who asked for change. The victim reported that before he could comply, he was grabbed from behind by another man, who choked him, while the first man removed more than $100 from a pocket. The victim reported the incident about 11 a.m. yesterday.

Pub Date: 3/24/97

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