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

Police Blotter

March 06, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Southeastern District

Vandalism: Someone used a BB gun to shoot out at least one window at Bea Gaddy's Women and Children Center in the 100 block of N. Collington Ave. on Wednesday night. No injuries were reported. Police said the center has been the target of vandals in the past.

Western District

Drug arrests: In separate incidents Wednesday, police arrested four men on drug charges and seized quantities of suspected heroin and marijuana and about $300. The arrests occurred in the 1000 block of N. Monroe St.; 1300 block of Harlem Ave.; 500 block of N. Calhoun St.; and 700 block of N. Payson St.

Eastern District

Arson: Someone set fire to the interior of a city-owned vacant house in the 1100 block of Forrest St. about 2 a.m. Wednesday, causing at least $1,000 in damage. Trash was used to start the blaze, said a fire investigator.

Northern District

Burglary: Jewelry valued at more than $400, several automated teller machine cards, a purse and $20 were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 4700 block of N. Charles St.

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 3900 block of Beowulf Circle through a window Wednesday and stole more than $3,000.

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: A gunman robbed Lee's Cheers Liquors in the 9200 block of Harford Road of an undisclosed sum of money about 9 p.m. Wednesday. Before he fled, the gunman struck an employee on the head. The employee was not seriously injured.

Cockeysville Precinct

Theft: A 1998 Honda four-wheel all-terrain vehicle of unknown value was stolen from the back yard of a house in the 15300 block of Manor Road on Tuesday or Wednesday.

For the Record

Accident victim identified: Maryland Transportation Authority Police identified the man struck and killed by a car Monday night while walking on southbound Interstate 95 near Caton Avenue as Herbert Diggs, 39, of the 4800 block of Gwynn Oak Ave.

Pub Date: 3/06/98

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