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

Police Blotter

January 19, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Eastern District

Robbery: A gunman robbed Payless shoes in the 4000 block of Erdman Ave. of an undisclosed sum of money about 9: 30 a.m. Saturday. Before fleeing, the gunman bound and gagged an employee. No customers were in the store.

Northern District

Burglary: Two mountain bikes, an 18-inch chain saw, a leaf blower, a sander and a cordless drill, all valued at more than $1,400, were stolen from a garage in the 6000 block of Charlesmead Road between Thursday and Saturday.

Burglary: Two 19-inch televisions and a coat, all valued at more than a $500, were stolen Saturday from a house in the 2000 block of N. Calvert St.

Northwestern District

Robbery: A woman was walking in the 3200 block of W. Belvedere Ave. about 4 p.m. Saturday when she was assaulted by a man who robbed her of a cellular phone, jewelry and wallet that contained $40 and credit cards.

Robbery: Police were seeking two men who attacked another man in the 3300 block of Woodland Ave. about 10 p.m. Saturday and robbed him of a videocassette recorder and several videotapes, all valued at $300. During the robbery one of the assailants struck the victim with a baseball bat, injuring his face and arms.

Stolen car: A 1996 Honda Accord with tags 144 AFT was stolen Saturday in the 6700 block of Reisterstown Road.

Southern District

Robbery: Two men, one with an unknown weapon, robbed a 47-year-old man of $2 in the 900 block of Cherryland Road about 9 p.m. Saturday.

Southwestern District

Theft: Someone entered a house in the 3200 block of Massachusetts Ave. Saturday and stole a $500 money order.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery/arrest: Officer John Kalinski was on patrol in the 8200 block of Philadelphia Road about 9 p.m. Saturday when he saw a gunman in the process of robbing a High's dairy store. When the gunman, who also carried a can of chemical irritant, left the store with less than $90, Kalinski arrested him without incident. The suspect, whose name was not available, was being held at the county Detention Center in Towson in lieu of $100,000 bond.

Robbery: An off-duty Harford County sheriff's deputy was walking across the White Marsh Mall parking lot about 9 p.m. Friday when he was attacked by three men who struck him with their fists and robbed him of his wallet containing an undisclosed sum of money and identification. When the trio realized the man was a police officer, one yelled "Cop!" No arrests have been made.

North Point Precinct

Robbery/arrest: A man who implied he was armed with a handgun robbed the Citgo service station in the 200 block of Wise Ave. in Dundalk of an undisclosed sum of money about 8: 15 a.m. Saturday. After the suspect fled the station, the station mechanic pursued the man on foot, catching him a short distance away. Arrested and charged with armed robbery and grand theft and held at the county Detention Center in Towson in lieu of $75,000 bail is Michael Andrew Calvert, 35, of the 2100 block of Jasmine Road, Dundalk.

Pub Date: 1/19/98

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