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

Police Blotter

October 09, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Central District

Burglary: A videocassette recorder and jewelry, all of unknown value, were stolen Tuesday from an apartment in the 2200 block of W. Mount Royal Ave.

Robbery attempt/accident: A 44-year-old man was in the 200 block of E. Lombard St. about 11: 20 p.m. Tuesday when an unarmed man tried to rob him. The victim resisted, and as he moved to escape, he stepped off the curb and was struck by a car. He was treated for minor injuries at Mercy Medical Center.

Southern District

Burglary: Hunting knives, several necklaces and a diamond ring were stolen Tuesday from a house in the 1400 block of S. Carey St.

Burglary: Two stereo speakers, a microwave oven, a vacuum cleaner, video games, a 24-inch bicycle, four compact disc players and other property, all valued at more than $1,000, were stolen Tuesday from a house in the 1300 block of W. Lombard St.

Western District

Assault: Police were seeking three men who attacked a 33-year-old man in the 900 block of Harlem Ave. about 6 p.m. Tuesday, striking him with pieces of wood. The victim suffered injuries to his hands, arms and back and was treated at St. Agnes Hospital, where he suffered a seizure. His condition was not known.

Northwestern District

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 4200 block of Pimlico Road through a basement door Saturday or Sunday and stole a loaded Highpoint brand 9 mm semiautomatic handgun, a videocassette recorder, a camcorder, a compact disc player and seven compact discs. The burglary was reported Tuesday.

Eastern District

Shooting: After a 17-year-old girl answered a knock at her door in the 2200 block of Jefferson St. about 5 p.m. Tuesday, a man pulled a BB pistol and fired it at her. Police said the pellet missed her but struck her 18-month-old son, whom she was carrying, in the neck. The child was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

White Marsh Precinct

Rape: After a woman accepted a ride from a man in a red Ford truck in the 6800 block of Pulaski Highway about 11: 30 p.m. Monday, the man drove past her destination to a secluded area near Armistead Gardens in Baltimore and raped her. The victim noted part of the truck's license plate -- 902.

North Point Precinct

Theft/arrests: Police arrested two boys who tried to leave the J. C. Penney department store at Eastpoint Mall on Tuesday without paying for clothing valued at more than $100.

Theft: Silverware valued at $70, clothing and neckties were stolen from the J.C. Penney department store at Eastpoint Mall on Tuesday.

Theft: Tools valued at $200 were stolen Tuesday from the hardware section of the Sears store at Eastpoint Mall.

Parkville Precinct

Burglary: A public address system, cassette tapes and a telephone, all valued at $700, were stolen Monday from St. Ursula Roman Catholic Church in the 8800 block of Harford Road.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Jewelry, computer equipment and money were stolen Tuesday from a house in the 6400 block of Blenheim Road.

Pub Date: 10/09/97

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