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

Police Blotter

June 29, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Southwestern District

Stolen car: A maroon 1992 Nissan with tags AFE 334 was stolen Saturday in the 600 block of Edgewood St.

Rape: Police were seeking a suspect who raped a 15-year-old girl in a house in the 5400 block of Jamestown Court early Saturday. The girl was treated at St. Agnes Hospital before being transferred to the rape crisis center at Greater Baltimore Medical Center.

Southern District

Robbery: A 49-year-old woman was in the first block of S. Carrollton Ave. about 2 p.m. Saturday when a man who implied he had a handgun robbed her of her purse containing an unknown amount of money and personal papers.

Theft from vehicle: A laptop computer and digital camera, all valued at more than $7,000, were stolen Friday from a car in the 3100 block of Nieman Ave.

Robbery: A gunman robbed Camdens Cafe in the 500 block of Washington Blvd. of an undisclosed sum of money about 10: 30 p.m. Friday.

Northwestern District

Burglary: Someone entered an apartment in the 5500 block of Kennison Ave. with a key Saturday and stole a microwave oven, television and videocassette recorder.

Stolen car: A 1991 Volkswagen Cabriolet with tags ZBZ 070 was stolen Saturday in the 3300 block of Bateman Ave.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery/arrests: Two men entered the office of the Crown mini-mart and service station in the 7500 block of Belair Road about 2 a.m. Saturday after using a metal cutting saw to remove bars from a rear storeroom window. The men, one with a handgun, threatened an employee before taking money from a cash register and several packs of cigarettes. The robbers drove off in a Saturn car that was seen about a mile away on Alberta Avenue, where Cpl. Todd Walker arrested a man. A short distance away, Officer Christine Bayne apprehended a second man. Charged with armed robbery, assault and using a handgun in the commission of a felony and held at the county Detention Center on $250,000 bail each are Thomas Wood, 35, and Jerome Johnson, 33, whose Baltimore addresses were not available. In the Saturn, which was registered to one of the men, police said they recovered a 9 mm Beretta handgun and a hacksaw.

Vandalism/theft: At least eight vehicles parked in the 9000 block of Deviation Road and the nearby 9100 block of Bowline Road were entered between Friday and Saturday by someone who broke the vehicles' windows and stole property of unknown value.

Burglary: Someone entered a garage in the 9100 block of Bowline Road between Friday and Saturday and stole a compact disc player and lawn-care equipment and tools.

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: A gunman wearing a New York Yankees baseball cap robbed Super Star Sports Cards in the 3200 block of E. Joppa Road of at least $100 about 5 p.m. Friday. As the gunman ran out of the door, he was heard yelling, "New York is No. 1!"

Burglary/stolen car: After entering a house in the 3000 block of California Ave. on Friday and stealing computer equipment and a scanner, an intruder stole a set of keys and drove off in the victim's 1987 Corvette.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 11900 block of Stoney Batter Road on Friday and stole $200 from a bedroom dresser.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: A 20-inch bicycle was stolen from a garage in the 300 block of Dunkirk Road between June 13 and 24.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: Baseball cards and tools were stolen June 20 from a storage locker in the basement of an apartment building in the 400 block of Valley Meadow Circle. The burglary was reported Saturday.

Burglary: A former employee of Pikesville Automotive in the 7000 block of Reisterstown Road was being sought in the theft of tools and a scanner, all valued at $3,000, that were taken from the business Saturday.

Woodlawn Precinct

Burglary: An undisclosed sum of money was taken Saturday from Charing Cross Discount Liquors in the 5200 block of Baltimore National Pike.

Burglary: A golf cart of unknown value was stolen from a locker at Beltway Mini Storage in the 1700 block of Belmont Ave. over the weekend.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the first block of Janper Court over the weekend and stole stereo equipment of unknown value.

Pub Date: 6/29/98

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