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


November 03, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Southeastern District

Shooting: A 17-year-old boy was shot twice in the back and once in the right arm during a robbery about 10: 30 p.m. Saturday in the 3000 block of McElderry St. by a man who robbed him of $6, a coat and a pager, all valued at $100. The victim was in stable condition at Johns Hopkins Hospital last night.

Southern District

Theft: A 41-year-old woman was standing in the 1800 block of W. Pratt St. on Saturday when a man reached into her purse and stole her wallet containing about $200.

Theft: A circular saw, ladder, screw gun and other tools, all valued at more than $900, were stolen Saturday from a house being renovated in the 1300 block of S. Charles St.

Southwestern District

Burglary: A cellular car phone and a compact disc player, all valued at more than $265, were stolen from a house in the 700 block of Wicklow Road on Friday or Saturday.

Theft/arrest: Police arrested a woman who tried to leave the Rite-Aid pharmacy in the 2900 block of Frederick Ave. on Saturday without paying for health products valued at nearly $6.

Robbery: Two men, one with a handgun, robbed a man of more than a $100 in the 2100 block of Chelsea Terrace about 9 a.m. Saturday.

Stolen car: A black two-door 1994 Honda with tags YMZ 916 was stolen in the 700 block of Bethnal Road Friday night or early Saturday.

Eastern District

Robbery: Two 18-year-old men were in the 600 block of N. Collington Ave. about 5 p.m. Saturday when they were robbed of a total of $27 by two men, one of whom held what may have been a handgun in his coat pocket.

Theft/arrest: Police arrested a 30-year-old woman who tried to leave the Super Pride market in the 1600 block of Harford Ave. on Saturday without paying for meat valued at $26.

Robbery: A woman was in the 2200 block of E. Monument St. about 6 p.m. Saturday when a man shoved her to the ground and stole the jacket she was carrying, valued at $40.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 900 block of N. Chapel St. on Saturday through a rear window and stole a videocassette recorder, telephone, telephone answering machine and gold and silver jewelry, all valued at nearly $500.

Theft from vehicle: A .22 caliber handgun and tools, all valued at $300, were stolen Saturday from a 1994 Chevrolet parked in the 400 block of N. Central Ave.

Assault: Police were seeking a woman known as "Regina" who struck a man in the head with a metal pipe during an incident Saturday in the 1600 block of Darley Ave. The man suffered a minor injury and declined medical treatment.

School burglary: Someone entered St. Frances Academy school in the 500 block of E. Chase St. on Saturday after breaking a window grate but fled when the burglar alarm went off. Police said no property was reported stolen but that the intruder caused $300 in damage.

Burglary: Stereo equipment and a television, all valued at nearly $900, were stolen Thursday from the first-floor living room of a house in the 1700 block of N. Chester St. The burglary was reported Saturday.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 1600 block of N. Washington St. through a rear first-floor window Saturday and stole a 13-inch television valued at more than $200.

North Point Precinct

Theft: A woman was walking to her car in the 7800 block of Eastern Blvd. about midnight Friday when a man stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $600.

Robbery: A gunman took more than $60 from the High's store in the 7300 block of North Point Road in Edgemere about 9 p.m. Saturday.

Robbery: A 37-year-old man was at Lange Street and Dalton Avenue about 10 a.m. Saturday when two males, one with a handgun, knocked him to the ground and robbed him of $100. Later, police arrested a 17-year-old boy and charged him as an adult with armed robbery. His name was not immediately available. The second suspect was being sought.

Garrison Precinct

Robbery/arrest: Several boys were trick-or-treating in the 3900 block of Algiers Road in Randallstown about 9 p.m. Friday when a man took candy from two of them. The man tied the 12-year-old victims to a utility pole with duct tape and fled. The victims were freed by their friends. Police soon arrested Clement Morton, 22, of the 8600 block of Lucerne Road, and charged him with assault and robbery. Police said Morton was being held in lieu of $75,000 bail pending a bail review hearing today before a District Court commissioner.

Bank robbery: A gunman robbed the Provident Bank of Maryland in the 1700 block of Reisterstown Road of cash about 11 a.m. Saturday. As he drove away in a black Buick Skylark, a dye pack hidden in the money exploded, staining the inside of the car and the money a bright orange. Near the scene, police recovered $168 in stained money. It was not immediately known if the robber kept any of the money.

Burglary: A diabetes blood-sugar monitor and medication, all valued at $60, were stolen Friday from a house in the 3200 block of Smith Ave.

Stolen car: A white 1993 Infiniti J-30 with tags 098-AWS was stolen between Friday and Saturday in the first block of Stone Hollow Court in Pikesville.

Stolen car: Police were seeking a green 1995 Mitsubishi Diamante with tags ARK 577 and valued at $23,000 that was stolen Friday or Saturday in the 3700 block of Twin Lakes Court.

Pub Date: 11/03/97

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