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

Police Blotter

September 19, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Northeastern District

Bank robbery: A man gave a teller at the Heritage Savings Bank in the 4200 block of Harford Road a holdup note about 1: 20 p.m. yesterday and escaped with an undisclosed sum of cash. No weapon was displayed.

Southern District

Stolen car: A 4-door 1987 Chevrolet with tags DTK 186 was stolen Wednesday in the 3000 block of Ascension St.

Stolen car: A 1986 Pontiac Fiero with tags CKV 011 was stolen Wednesday in the 1600 block of Plum St.

Burglary: Cash, a TV, videocassette recorder, answering machine and a clock-radio, all valued at nearly $600, were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 300 block of S. Calhoun St.

Theft: A mountain bike valued at $300 was stolen Wednesday in the 100 block of E. Fort Ave.

Northwestern District

Theft: A man stole jewelry valued at more than $400 from display shelves at M & G Jewelry in the 6500 block of Reisterstown Road shortly before closing Wednesday night.

Burglary: Fifty TV games and 40 compact discs, all valued at more than $1,300, were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 4000 block of W. Garrison Ave. Entry was gained with a key.

Western District

Shooting/theft: A 19-year-old man shot himself in the left leg below the knee while handling a semiautomatic handgun about 3: 40 a.m. yesterday in the 900 block of N. Dukeland St. Someone stole the weapon while the victim was awaiting an ambulance to take him to Bon Secours Hospital, where the resident of the 2600 block of W. Lexington St. was in stable condition. No charges were placed against him.

Burglary: Stolen car: A 1995 Toyota Corolla with tags CBN 691 was stolen Tuesday or Wednesday in the 1600 block of W. Lexington St.

Theft: Checkbooks, credit cards and other property were stolen Wednesday from a 1997 Ford Escort parked in the 1700 block of Warwick Ave.

Central District

Theft: After a man helped a woman replace a flat tire on her car in the 1900 block of Eutaw Place Wednesday, the woman withdrew money from a nearby ATM and gave him $20. As they walked back to the car, he grabbed her bank card and fled. Police said the woman immediately used her cellular phone to notify the bank of the theft.

Robbery: A man struck another man in the face and robbed him of keys and $10 in the 800 block of Cathedral St. Wednesday night.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: Forty-three windows, valued at $8,000 to $10,000, a French door and a screen door were stolen between Sept. 10 and Wednesday from a house being built in the 5000 block of Mount Wilson Lane. The walls inside were spray-painted.

Wilkens Precinct

Burglary: Packs of cigarettes of unknown value were stolen from High's dairy store in the 1000 block of Maiden Choice Lane about 3: 30 a.m. Wednesday. Entry was gained by breaking the glass front door with a cinder block.

Burglary: Jewelry and a can containing coins were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 2700 block of Virginia Ave.

For the Record

Fugitive arrested: A man wanted by New York City authorities for narcotics violations was arrested Wednesday by members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force after a brief foot chase in the 200 block of W. Monument St. Police recovered an undisclosed large sum of money, three cellular telephones and two pagers from the man. David Werner Jones, 26, of no fixed address, was being held at the Central Booking and Intake Center.

Pub Date: 9/19/97

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