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

Police Blotter

June 03, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Northern District

Arrest: A woman who police allege left her 15-month-old son at a friend's home Sunday has been charged with child abandonment. Police said she dropped off the boy when she went to his father's house to get money but did not return. The friend called police Monday. After police took the boy to a hospital for an examination, he was turned over to the city's Child Protective Services, pending a hearing. Arrested yesterday at her home in the 800 block of Cedarcroft Road was Anglea Liberto, 25.

Western District

Robbery/arrest: Two gunmen robbed a man of $10 about 2: 20 a.m. yesterday in the 1900 block of W. Lanvale St. Police later arrested a 24-year-old suspect and seized a loaded .22-caliber revolver. The second gunman was being sought.

Theft from vehicle: A small cooler containing $5,000 in U.S. savings bonds was stolen Monday from the cab of a tractor-trailer parked in the 400 block of N. Pulaski St.

Southern District

Theft: A camcorder, a battery charger and a telephone, all valued at more than $1,600, were stolen between May 28 and May 29 from an office in the gym at Southern High School in the 1100 block of Covington St.

Eastern District

Burglary: More than $400, clothing, tennis shoes, a radio and a videocassette recorder, all valued at more than $1,200, were stolen Monday from a house in the 1300 block of Ashland Ave.

Burglary: Copper tubing valued at nearly $3,000 was stolen Monday from Ferguson Enterprises in the 4000 block of E. Monument St.

Robbery: Police were seeking two men, one known as "Dallas" and the other "Frank," who robbed a woman of $75 at gunpoint as she was entering her home in the 2400 block of Lakeview Ave. about 10 a.m. Monday.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery/arrests: Two teen-age males were in the 6300 block of Kenwood Ave. about 4: 15 p.m. Monday when a man who implied he had a handgun robbed them of more than $100 and escaped in a gold-colored Ford Explorer with New York tags. A short time later, the vehicle was spotted near the robbery scene, and two of its occupants were arrested. A third occupant escaped and was being sought.

Woodlawn Precinct

Robbery: Two male customers were leaving the County Market in the 8600 block of Liberty Road about 2 p.m. Monday when three men, one with a handgun, robbed them of more than $100, a necklace and a bracelet.

Burglary: A videocassette recorder, stereo speakers, telephone, TV, computer equipment, 43 VCR tapes and 50 compact discs were stolen Monday from a house in the 3400 block of Carriage Hill Circle.

For the Record

Suspect arrested: Members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force arrested Michael Crawford, 19, yesterday at his home in the 1100 block of N. Calhoun St., on first-degree murder warrants. Crawford is charged in the fatal shootings of Aaron Tracy Fair, 23, and Terrence Anderson, 25, outside a nightclub in the 900 block of N. Calhoun St. on Jan. 1. Crawford also is charged with the attempted murder of Terry Barbour, 23, who survived the shootings. Crawford was held without bail at the Central Booking and Intake Center.

Pub Date: 6/03/98

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