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

POLICE BLOTTER

September 12, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Central District

Robbery: A man was in the 2100 block of Bolton St. about 5 p.m. Wednesday when a gunman robbed him of his wallet and a small amount of cash.

Theft from vehicle: Property valued at $200 was stolen Wednesday from a Ford Taurus in the 200 block of W. Read St.

Theft: Someone entered Service America in the first block of W. Pratt St. on Wednesday and stole more than $1,000. Entry was gained with a key.

Southern District

Burglary: Hand and power tools valued at nearly $200 were stolen Wednesday from a repair shop at Baltimore Yacht Basin by someone who entered through a rear door.

Burglary: Cash, a microwave oven and hand tools, all valued at more than $1,000, were stolen Wednesday from a trailer at Enterprise Electric in the 1200 block of Russell St.

Western District

Bogus bill: Police were seeking a man who tried to purchase items at a Mondawmin Mall store with a counterfeit $20 bill Wednesday, but left when the clerk became suspicious.

Northwestern District

Burglary: Jewelry valued at more than $2,000 was stolen from a house in the 3400 block of Glen Ave. Tuesday or Wednesday.

Burglary: Three televisions and a cable box, all valued at nearly $1,300, were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 4400 block of Wakefield Road by someone who entered through a rear window.

Eastern District

Assault: Police were seeking a man who struck a woman over the head with a metal pipe Wednesday in the 1300 block of N. Spring St.

Theft: Someone entered a 1995 Nissan Pathfinder in the 1000 block of Hillen St. on Wednesday after breaking a window and stole two 16-pound bowling balls, bowling shoes, a bowling bag, cellular phone and compact disc player.

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary/arrest: Police arrested one man and were seeking another in the burglary of a house in the first block of Sipple Ave. from which tools valued at $2,000 were stolen Wednesday. The burglars drove off in a stolen car that police stopped on Kenwood Avenue. One of the suspects fled, but the other was arrested.

Essex Precinct

Robbery: A man was walking across a footbridge spanning Route 702 near Mansfield Road about 1 a.m. Wednesday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of more than $100.

Parkville Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered an apartment in the 9200 block of Throgmorton Road through an access panel in the hallway Wednesday and stole computer equipment, silverware, jewelry, a videocassette recorder and a TV, all valued at $4,000.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: A bag containing $50 worth of coins was stolen Wednesday from a house in the 100 block of Tregarone Road by someone who used a ladder to enter a rear bedroom window.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered an apartment on Dowling Circle through a sliding glass door off the balcony Wednesday and stole property valued at $300.

Burglary by deception: After two women entered the home of an elderly woman in the 200 block of Ridge Ave. on Wednesday, one of them engaged her in conversation while the other went from room to room looking for money or valuables. However, no property was reported missing.

Pub Date: 9/12/97

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