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

Police Blotter

December 22, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Southwestern District

Triple shooting: Two men and a woman were shot early yesterday evening at North Avenue and Longwood Street. Police said the men appeared to be the targets of a gunman who approached them about 4: 25 p.m. and opened fire with a semiautomatic handgun, hitting a 27-year-old man in the chest and back and a 28-year-old man in the back. A 37-year-old woman, who was walking by, suffered a graze wound to the head. Police said the victims were taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where the woman was treated and released and the men were in stable condition. No arrest had been made.

Stolen car: A 1987 Mercedes-Benz with tags EBP 022 was stolen Friday in the 2400 block of Frederick Ave.

Southern District

Burglary: A karaoke machine, several karaoke discs and coins, all valued at more than $1,600, were stolen Saturday from Ruthie's Tavern in the 2000 block of McHenry St.

Robbery: A 61-year-old man was in the 1100 block of Hollins St. about 5 p.m. Saturday when a teen-age male robbed him of $24.

Robbery try: A 17-year-old male was in the 2700 block of Berea Road about 11 p.m. Friday when two men, one with a handgun, demanded his money. The suspects searched the youth, found no money and fled.

Robbery: A man was putting gas in his Yamaha Y-280 dirt bike in the 1300 block of Slater Road about 6: 35 p.m. Friday when he was shoved aside by several men, who stole the vehicle, valued at nearly $2,000.

Theft: After a resident of the 1000 block of Light St. refused to allow a man into his home to borrow jumper cables, the man left, but not before stealing the victim's Rottweiler dog valued at more than $1,000.

Burglary: A diamond ring and a television, together valued at $600, were stolen Saturday from a house in the 1200 block of Wall St.

Eastern District

Stabbing: A woman is accused of stabbing her boyfriend in the back with a knife in a house in the 1000 block of Rutland Ave. during an argument Saturday night over another woman. An 18-year-old woman was arrested and charged with first-degree assault and possession of a deadly weapon and was being held at Central Booking and Intake Center. The man was not seriously injured.

Theft: Police were seeking a known suspect who entered a relative's home in the 1500 block of N. Ellwood Ave. on Saturday and stole a 19-inch television valued at $300.

Theft from vehicle: A 1996 Ford Taurus was parked outside a 7-Eleven store in the 1800 block of Edison Highway on Saturday when someone entered the vehicle and stole a cellular phone valued at $200.

Stolen vehicle: A white 1993 Plymouth van with tags 587982M was stolen Saturday in the 1500 block of N. Potomac St.

Burglary: Police were seeking several youths who lifted a security gate, broke a window, entered Discount Beepers in the 2300 block of E. Monument St. early Saturday and stole stereos, televisions, pager decoders, compact discs, cellular phones and least 50 beepers, all valued at $7,000.

Northern District

Stolen car: A 1995 Subaru with tags DDN 526 was stolen Saturday in the 300 block of Woodlawn Road.

Robbery: A man was in the 600 block of E. 36th St. about 8 p.m. Saturday when two men grabbed him by the neck and robbed him of $20.

Robbery: Two men, one with a handgun, robbed a woman of her purse, cash and packages containing Christmas gifts about 8 p.m. Saturday in the 5700 block of The Alameda. The property was valued at more than $800.

Woodlawn Precinct

Suspects sought: Police were seeking the occupants of a stolen car that ran a roadblock last night at eastbound Liberty Road and the Baltimore Beltway in Milford. Police said a stolen four-door Mercury with tags SXN 712 was spotted by police traveling east on the Beltway at 5: 27 p.m. A police car was in front of the car and three other police cars were behind it, forcing the driver to turn onto the ramp leading to eastbound Liberty Road. Near the end of the ramp, the driver maneuvered around the lead police car and narrowly missed several police officers, pTC who were standing near their patrol cars after using them for a roadblock. One officer shot at the Mercury as it sped past the officers. It was not immediately known whether the bullet struck the car. Police said the ramp was closed to traffic for more than three hours while police investigated.

Burglary: A telephone, chinaware, electric fan, a child's swing and knickknacks, all valued at $200, were stolen Saturday from a house in the 3500 block of Foxclift Road by someone who entered through the front door.

Stolen vehicle: A blue and white 1995 Dodge van with tags M042043 was stolen Saturday in the first block of Walden Cedar Court.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: A man who implied he was armed with a handgun robbed the High's dairy store in the 8200 block of Philadelphia Road of more than $100 about 7: 30 p.m. Saturday.

North Point Precinct

Robbery: A 42-year-old woman was at Kavanagh and Barry roads about 6 p.m. Saturday when she was assaulted by two men, who stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $50.

Parkville Precinct

Burglary: Tools valued at nearly $1,400 were stolen Saturday from a house in the 8000 block of Satyr Hill Road and from a truck parked in the garage.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Three hundred dollars in coins were stolen Saturday from the coin boxes of several washing machines and dryers in the laundry room of an apartment building in the first block of Breezy Tree Court.

Burglary: Someone entered Equipment Supply in the 300 block of Clubhouse Road in Hunt Valley on Saturday and stole tools and equipment, all valued at $500.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: A dishwasher and gas range were stolen Saturday from a model home in the 300 block of Hedgepocket Way in Reisterstown.

Pub Date: 12/22/97

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