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


September 18, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Northern District

Robbery: Three men, one armed with a handgun, robbed the Super Fresh food market in the 6300 block of York Road about 11 a.m. yesterday and escaped in a brown car with an undisclosed amount of money. During the robbery, the store manager grappled with one of the robbers but was unable to detain him. Outside the store, the manager and another employee pursued the trio on foot before losing them in the 200 block of Cedarcroft Road.

Southern District

Theft/arrests: Police arrested two men after they allegedly entered a 1995 Dodge pickup truck parked on a lot in the 700 block of W. Ostend St. on Monday and stole tools valued at $300. Charged in the theft are James Vickus, 24, of the 1200 block of James St. and John Stallings, 40, of the 1300 block of James St.

Western District

Burglary: Jewelry, cash and a videocassette recorder were stolen Tuesday from the third-floor bedroom of a house in the 1100 block of W. Franklin St.

Northwestern District

Burglary: A television, compact disc player and an electronic game, all valued at more than $700, were stolen from a house in the 1100 block of Braddish Ave. on Monday or Tuesday.

Eastern District

Burglary: A water heater, kitchen sink, cabinets and copper tubing, all valued at nearly $1,000, were stolen from a vacant house in the 2700 block of E. Madison St. between July 1 and Sept. 15.

North Point Precinct

Burglary: Two generators valued at $6,000 were stolen Tuesday from the Vastec Corp. warehouse in the 7000 block of Quad Ave.

Theft: Three brass ring gears valued at nearly $15,000 were stolen Monday from Bethlehem Steel Corp. in the 5100 block of North Point Blvd.

Towson Precinct

Theft: Someone left a bike behind after stealing a 10-speed bike from the front porch of a house in the 300 block of Old Trail in Rodgers Forge on Tuesday.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Two boys who rode the light rail were arrested after they stole two bikes from outside two homes in the first block of Cinder Road in Timonium on Tuesday. The boys were arrested when police spotted them riding the bikes near Cinder Road. Both were released to the custody of their parents.

For the Record

Arrest: Homicide charges were pending against a woman who allegedly shot Ricky Kaintuck, 44, in the head with a .22 Magnum rifle about 1 a.m. Tuesday in the home the couple shared in the 1200 block of Treeleaf Court. Homicide Detective Chris Bieling said Bernadine Cooper, 43, was originally charged with attempted murder but that first-degree murder charges were to be placed against the woman after Kaintuck's death about 12: 20 p.m. yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Bieling said that he knew of no motive for the shooting and that Cooper was being held without bail at the Central Booking and Intake Center.

Pub Date: 9/18/97

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