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

Police Blotter

January 05, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Eastern District

Shooting: A 12-year-old East Baltimore girl was riding her bicycle in the 2100 block of E. North Ave. about midnight Saturday when she was shot in the upper right leg by one of two gunmen shooting at each other during a drug dispute. The girl, who was with several other children on bikes, was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital and released. A warrant was issued charging one of the gunmen with attempted murder, reckless endangerment and a handgun violation. Police declined to name him.

Shooting: An unidentified man, who had been beaten with a brick and shot in both legs and the chest, was found about 1 a.m. yesterday in the 2600 block of E. Lafayette Ave. He was in critical but stable condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. No arrest had been made and police knew of no motive for the incident.

Robbery: A man armed with a knife pressed the weapon in the side of a 25-year-old woman and robbed her of $10 about 2 a.m. Saturday in the 1800 block of N. Broadway.

Stolen car: A brown four-door 1989 Buick with handicap tags 58069 was stolen Saturday in the 1800 block of N. Rutland Ave.

Theft: Police were seeking a woman who stole a cash box containing about $2,000 from a cedar chest in the bedroom of a man's home in the 2100 block of E. Fayette St. on Saturday.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 1700 block of N. Broadway through a door Saturday and stole several carpentry tools, all valued at more than $400, from a second-floor hallway.

Shooting: A 28-year-old man was seated in a 1998 Jeep Cherokee parked in the 1600 block of Ashland Ave. about 8: 30 p.m. Saturday when a gunman fired several shots that pierced the driver's side window and struck the passenger in the face and stomach. A friend drove the victim to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was in critical condition yesterday. No arrest had been made and police knew of no motive for the shooting.

Northeastern District

Stolen car: Police were seeking a 40-year-old woman known as )) "Angel" who allegedly stole a black four-door 1987 Chevrolet Caprice in the 2100 block of Longview Ave. on Saturday.

Northern District

Theft: An unknown number of movie tapes were stolen Saturday from Blockbuster Video in the 400 block of E. 33rd St.

Robbery: A gunman robbed a 47-year-old woman of $20 and a Mass Transit Administration bus pass about 7: 30 p.m. Saturday in the 1800 block of W. Cold Spring Lane.

Southern District

Theft from vehicle: Someone entered a 1991 Ford parked in the 100 block of W. Montgomery St. Friday night or Saturday morning after breaking a vent window and stole a Johns Hopkins University megaphone and other property, valued at more than $200.

Burglary: A videocassette recorder with a remote control, both valued at about $100, were stolen Saturday from an apartment in the 200 block of Light St. Police found no signs of forced entry.

Theft from vehicle: A flip-phone valued at $100 was stolen Saturday from a 1988 Chevrolet parked in the 700 block of S. Charles St.

Northwestern District

Stolen car: A blue 1987 Acura with tags 671 ADZ was stolen Saturday in the 7300 block of Park Heights Ave.

Robbery: A woman was walking to a store in the 2900 block of Garrison Blvd. to purchase a money order for more than $800 about 6 p.m. Saturday when she was assaulted by another woman who robbed her of the money.

Stolen car: A 1992 Buick Century with tags DAV 4600 was stolen Saturday in the 4700 block of Gwynn Oak Ave.

BTC Stolen vehicle: A 1978 Chevrolet van with tags DKN 941 was stolen Saturday in the 4500 block of Reisterstown Road.

North Point Precinct

Theft: Stereo equipment valued at nearly $600 was stolen Saturday from a 1984 Chevrolet Chevette parked in the 1500 block of Vesper Ave.

Theft/arrest: A 21-year-old man was arrested Saturday when he tried to leave Value City department store in the 7700 block of Eastern Ave. without paying for two pairs of shoes and four pairs of jeans, all valued at nearly $170.

Theft: While friends of a handicapped woman were helping her into a car at Eastpoint Mall on Saturday, someone stole her wheelchair, valued at $200, that was left unattended nearby.

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: A man who implied he had a handgun robbed Usha Beauty Salon in the 7700 block of Harford Road of an undisclosed amount of money about 6: 20 p.m. Saturday.

Pub Date: 1/05/98

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