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


January 23, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Central District

Suspects sought: Warrants were issued yesterday charging Robert Lane, 32, of the 2900 block of The Alameda and Janet Hope King, 24, of the 2900 block of Hillen Road with armed carjackings in the midtown area. Both are charged in a carjacking Dec. 28, 1997, in the first block of E. Madison St. during which a male motorist was locked in the trunk of his car and dropped off unharmed in East Baltimore. Lane is charged with a carjacking Jan. 6 in the 1200 block of Christ Church Alley in Mount Vernon.

Northern District

Burglary: A videocassette recorder, leather coat, 10 compact discs and videotapes, all valued at nearly $1,000, were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 2700 block of N. Charles St.

Robbery: A 14-year-old boy was in the 1000 block of Bethune Road on Wednesday when a man who implied he had a handgun robbed him of his boots valued at $100.

Eastern District

Shooting: A 32-year-old man was in the 2300 block of E. Lafayette Ave. about 7: 45 p.m. Wednesday when a gunman shot him in the shoulder. He was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital and released.

Robbery: A man was in the 1500 block of N. Regester St. about 9 p.m. Wednesday when a gunman robbed him of his wallet containing personal papers.

North Point Precinct

Theft/assault: Kevin Hampton, a security officer at Value City department store in the 7700 block of Eastern Ave., was trying to arrest a suspected shoplifter outside the store Wednesday when the man tried to stab him with a screwdriver. Charged with first-degree assault and theft of clothing valued at nearly $200 was Clarence Coleman, 23, of the 500 block of W. Hoffman St., Baltimore.

Robbery: A deliveryman for Tony's Pizza in the 6900 block of Holabird Ave. was about to enter his car after making a delivery about 8 p.m. Wednesday in the 2900 block of Yorkway when a gunman robbed him of nearly $300.

For the Record

Suspect arrested: The U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force arrested Derek Bell, 16, of the 5100 block of Pembridge Ave., in the 3900 block of Colborne Road yesterday on a first-degree-murder warrant in the July 14, 1997, fatal beating of Jessie Stuckey, a 61-year-old homeless man, in the 5200 block of Park Heights Ave. Police knew of no motive for the slaying. Bell, charged as an adult, is being held without bail at the Central Booking and Intake Center.

Pub Date: 1/23/98

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