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

Police Blotter

March 28, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Central District

Robbery: A man was about to enter his apartment in the 1500 block of Pennsylvania Ave. about 5: 35 p.m. Wednesday when two men robbed him of $55 and his keys.

Burglary: A refrigerator, three security cameras and a television monitor, all valued at $900, were stolen from Club Casino in the 1500 block of Pennsylvania Ave. Wednesday or yesterday.

Robbery: An Annapolis man was walking near Rash Field in the Inner Harbor about 8: 45 p.m. Wednesday when two youths, one with a handgun, robbed him of $75.

Robbery: A man robbed another man of property valued at $200 in the 100 block of E. Eager St. about 2 a.m. yesterday.

Eastern District

Cab holdup: A Jimmy's Cab driver was stopped in the 1400 block of E. Madison St. about 4: 45 p.m. Wednesday when a passenger pressed a knife to his neck and robbed him of more than $100. The driver had picked up the fare in the 2000 block of York Road.

Arson: A fire set Wednesday in a sofa in a house in the 1400 block of N. Bethel St. spread throughout the first-floor and caused at least $10,000 damage to the building and its contents.

Western District

Robbery try/shooting: Police were seeking two men and a woman in the shooting of a 32-year-old man during an attempted robbery in the 2700 block of Pennsylvania Ave. about 2: 30 p.m. yesterday. The victim suffered a graze wound to the head and a gunshot wound to the right hand and was in good condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center yesterday.

Essex Precinct

Robbery: A gunman robbed the Royal Farm store in the 800 block of S. Marlyn Ave. about 2 a.m. Wednesday.

North Point

Vandalism: An unknown object was used to scratch the driver's side of a 1989 Nissan Maxima parked in the first block of Dunman Way on Wednesday, causing more than $200 damage.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: Jewelry, clothing and electronic equipment, all valued at more than $40,000, were stolen between Monday and Tuesday from a house in the 4500 block of Lyons Run Circle.

Robbery: A man was standing outside his 1996 Honda Accord with tags CXH 373 in the 10200 block of Reisterstown Road about 9 p.m. Wednesday when a gunman robbed him of the keys and car.

Robbery: Two men, one with a handgun, robbed the Player's Club pool hall, in the 1300 block of Bedford Road, of more than $1,000 about 2 a.m. Wednesday.

Wilkens Precinct

Robbery: Two men robbed Philadelphia Style Pizza in the 6300 block of Baltimore National Pike of hundreds of dollars about 1 a.m. Wednesday.

Arson: Police arrested four teen-age boys suspected of setting fires inside the former Catonsville Middle School in the 100 block of Bloomsbury Ave. on Wednesday.

Pub Date: 3/28/97

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