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

Police Blotter

December 23, 1997|By Richard Irwin

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

Western District

Shooting: An 11-year-old boy was shot in the left arm about 6: 30 p.m. yesterday while playing with toys at the kitchen table of his home in the 900 block of W. Saratoga St. He was treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Police said the bullet was fired from outside the rear of the house and that no arrest had been made.

Southern District

Burglary: A 27-inch television valued at $400 was stolen Sunday from a house in the 1900 block of Lorman St.

Robbery: A woman assaulted another woman with her fists and robbed her of $40 about 1 p.m. Sunday in the first block of E. Cross St.

Robbery/abduction: A man was leaving a grocery store in the 2300 block of W. Patapsco Ave. about 7 p.m. Sunday when three men, one with a handgun, robbed him of $20 and forced him into a car. The victim escaped in the 800 block of Bridgeview Road and called police. No arrests have been made.

Robbery: About 8 p.m. Sunday, a gunman robbed the Citgo service station in the 900 block of E. Patapsco Ave. of more than $200 and several cartons of cigarettes valued at nearly $80.

Southwestern District

Robbery: A man with a knife robbed a pizza deliveryman of $90 and two chicken sandwiches valued at nearly $12 about 8 p.m. Sunday in the 3900 block of Edmondson Ave.

Burglary: A telephone, answering machine, tools, light fixtures, staple gun and a clock, all valued at nearly $500, were stolen Sunday from a house in the 1000 block of Wicklow Road.

Theft/theft: A 30-year-old man was arrested Sunday when he tried to steal clothing and candy, all valued at nearly $30, from the G. C. Murphy store in the 2900 block of Frederick Ave.

Northwestern District

Burglary: Stereo equipment, turntables and other property, all valued at more than $5,000, were stolen Sunday from Radio One in the 4300 block of Park Heights Ave.

Robbery: A woman with a knife robbed another woman of a coat valued at $50 about 10: 30 p.m. Sunday in the 4100 block of W. Belvedere Ave.

Northern District

Theft: Television video game equipment, compact disc player, toys, 15 compact discs and a purse containing cash and other property, all valued at $800, were stolen Sunday from a 1994 Mitsubishi car parked in the 900 block of Homestead St.

Eastern District

Robbery: A woman was about to deposit $800 at an automated teller machine outside First National Bank in the 700 block of E. 25th St. about 7 a.m. Sunday when a man armed with an unknown weapon robbed her.

Northeastern District

Robbery: A 15-year-old girl was waiting for a bus in the 5500 block of Moravia Road about 11 p.m. Saturday when three teen-age males robbed her of two gold rings and a gold bracelet, all valued at nearly $180.

White Marsh Precinct

Theft/arrests: Two men were arrested Sunday when they tried to leave Macy's department store at White Marsh Mall without paying for three pairs of blue jeans and a pair of boots, all valued at more than $300.

Wilkens Precinct

Robbery: A gunman robbed a 32-year-old woman of more than $200 she withdrew about 7 p.m. Sunday from an automated teller machine in the 5300 block of Baltimore National Pike. He tried to steal her car but fled when she cried out.

Pub Date: 12/23/97

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