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

Police Blotter

August 12, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Eastern District

Shooting: A man, 26, was walking in the 800 block of N. Port St. about 11 p.m. Monday when he heard several gunshots. After running to the nearby house of a friend, he realized he had been shot in the left leg and was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital for treatment.

Robbery try/shooting: After a man refused to give up his money to a gunman in the 1600 block of Spring St. about 9 p.m. Monday, the gunman shot him in the right shoulder. The victim was in stable condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Southern District

Theft: An electric grinder and a cordless drill, all valued at more than $400, were stolen from a 1995 Dodge truck parked in the 1600 block of Johnson St. on Monday.

Stolen car: A black 4-door 1997 Acura with tags EFD 842 was stolen Monday in the 2000 block of Annapolis Road.

Northwestern District

Stolen car: A green 1993 Honda Accord with tags CPL 139 was stolen Monday in the 6300 block of Wabash Ave.

Robbery: A gunman robbed McDonald's restaurant in the 4200 block of Mortimer Ave. of more than $100 about 6 a.m. Monday.

Northern District

Theft: A 10-speed mountain bicy- cle valued at more than $200 was stolen Monday from inside a house in the 500 block of Beaumont Ave.

Theft: An air-conditioner valued at more than $300 was stolen Monday from a house in the 2700 block of Guilford Ave.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 3600 block of Keswick Road through a rear door Monday and stole more than $300.

Assault: A man, 21, was in the 5900 block of York Road on Monday when he was attacked by two men who struck him with beer bottles. The victim refused medical treatment.

Theft: A radio valued at $300 was stolen Monday from a Honda parked in the 1700 block of St. Paul St.

Woodlawn Precinct

School burglary/arrests: Two teen-age boys, one from Woodlawn and the other from Baltimore, were arrested about 7 p.m. Monday after they attempted to break into Woodmoor Elementary School in the 3200 block of Elba Drive through a window. Police saw the teens and arrested them after a brief foot chase. The boys were charged as juveniles and released in the custody of relatives.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Silverware of unknown value was stolen from a house in the 1800 block of Circle Road overnight Sunday by someone who entered through a rear window. Police said the silverware was recovered on the patio.

Pub Date: 8/12/98

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