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

Police Blotter

March 17, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Western District

Shooting: A man was in the 200 block of N. Payson St. about midnight Sunday when a gunman on a bicycle rode by and shot him in the back. The victim was treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Drug arrests: In separate incidents Sunday, police arrested three men on drug charges and seized more than $600. In the 700 block of Appleton St., police arrested a man in possession of six small plastic bags of suspected marijuana. In the 600 block of N. Franklintown Road, a man was arrested while possessing nearly 50 gelatin caps of suspected cocaine. In the 500 block of N. Brice St., police arrested a man with 22 vials of suspected cocaine.

Southwestern District

Robbery: Two men, one with a handgun, entered the 5 Brothers Club in the 3000 block of Edmondson Ave. through a rear door about 8 p.m. Sunday and robbed the business of more than $60.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 100 block of N. Culver St. on Sunday after removing a security bar in a dining room window and stole an apple pie valued at $3.49.

Robbery: A man was in the 2000 block of Frederick Ave. about 4 p.m. Sunday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of nearly $100.

Eastern District

Shooting: A man was in the 1600 block of Eareckson Place about 7: 30 p.m. Sunday when one of three men who approached shot him in the left chest and both legs. The victim was in stable condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Police said the shooting was drug-related.

Robbery: A man threatened an 11-year-old boy and robbed him of his 24-inch bicycle Saturday afternoon in the 1900 block of Belair Road.

Parkville Precinct

Vandalism: Someone entered the parking lot at the Parkville Precinct on Thursday morning and flattened nine tires on eight marked police cars, causing nearly $1,300 in damage.

Burglaries/arrest: A 16-year-old boy was arrested Sunday and charged with breaking into two storage sheds in the 3000 block of Old Forest Drive and stealing two bicycles valued at more than $600. The youth was released to the custody of his parents.

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary/assault: The occupant of a house in the 7200 block of Beech Ave. was assaulted Sunday by an intruder who entered through a rear door. The intruder fled when the occupant threw him down a flight of steps. No property was reported missing.

Garrison Precinct

Robbery: After ordering a hot dog at the 7-Eleven store in the 600 block of Reisterstown Road in Pikesville about 9 p.m. Sunday, a man ordered an employee to give him money from the cash register while implying he had a handgun. The man escaped with an undisclosed amount.

Pub Date: 3/17/98

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