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

Police Blotter

September 22, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Southwestern District

Shooting: A man, 22, was in the 1500 block of Bloomingdale Road about 11: 20 p.m. Sunday when he witnessed an armed robbery and was shot in the right side by the gunman. He was in good condition at Sinai Hospital yesterday.

Southern District

Theft: Photographic equipment valued at $8,000 was stolen from a truck parked in the 100 block of S. Arlington Ave. on Sunday.

Robbery: A woman, 32, was in the 900 block of Sterrett St. on Friday when a man robbed her of cash and property, all valued at $100. The robbery was reported Sunday.

Theft from auto: Several compact discs and a radio, all valued at more than $400, were stolen Saturday from a 1994 Mazda parked in the 1200 block of Marshall St.

Eastern District

Assault: A man, 35, was in the 1900 block of E. Madison St. on Sunday when another man struck him several times with a baseball bat. The victim was treated at Church Hospital for injuries to both knees.

Northwestern District

Robbery: A male resident of the 3500 block of Woodland Ave. was outside his house about 2: 30 p.m. Saturday when a man armed with a 9 mm handgun robbed him of a gold necklace and a gold bracelet, all valued at $2,000. The victim told police he knows the robber.

Robbery: A deliveryman for Pizza Time in the 3000 block of Liberty Heights Ave. was in the 3600 block of Eldorado Ave. about 3: 15 p.m. Sunday when two men, one with a knife, robbed him of two pizzas and cash, all valued at $50.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 4700 block of Wilern Ave. through a kitchen door Sunday and stole a videocassette recorder and a 19-inch television, all valued at more than $600.

Burglary: A television and microwave oven, all valued at $1,000, were stolen Sunday from a house in the 3900 block of Reisterstown Road. The thief entered through a front window.

Robbery: A woman, 41, was getting out of her car in the 4000 block of Dorchester Road about 8 p.m. Sunday when a man stole her purse. The purse contained cash and property, all valued at more than $200.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: A man, 21, was riding his mountain bicycle in the 5400 block of Kenwood Ave. about 4: 20 p.m. Sunday when two teen-age boys assaulted him and robbed him of the bicycle.

Essex Precinct

Theft: Someone entered the yard of a house in the 7400 block of St. Patricia Court on Sunday and stole a mountain bicycle valued at $75.

Theft from vehicle: Toll tickets for the Fort McHenry Tunnel valued at $40 were stolen from a 1992 Volvo parked in the first block of Kinship Road on Sunday.

Theft/arrest: Police arrested a man who attempted to leave Ames department store in the 7800 block of Eastern Blvd. on Sunday without paying for a videocassette recorder valued at more than $200.

Theft: Two bicycles valued at $600 were removed from the back yard of a house in the 7400 block of Old Battle Grove Road on Sunday.

Theft/arrest: A Baltimore City teen-age male was arrested Sunday when he attempted to leave Value City department store in the 7700 block of Eastern Blvd. without paying for socks and shirts, all valued at nearly $100.

Burglary: A mountain bicycle valued at more than $400 was removed from the yard of a house in the 7400 block of School Ave. on Sunday.

Robbery: A male, 15, was in the 2900 block of Cornwall Road about 10: 15 p.m. Sunday when two older males pushed him against a parked car and robbed him of $40.

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: After a man placed a soft drink on the counter at the High's dairy store in the 7400 block of Belair Road about 10 p.m. Sunday, he ordered the female clerk to give him money from the cash register. When the woman hesitated, the man struck her with his hand, pulled out a large-caliber handgun and again demanded money from the register and the Lottery receipts. The gunman escaped with about $200. The clerk was not injured.

Towson Precinct

Arson: Someone entered the lobbies of three Hillengate Apartment buildings in the 6000 block of Glenbarr Court, the 6000 block of Wycombe Way and the 6000 block of Ellsmere Place about 8 p.m. Sunday and set fire to newspapers and advertisements left for the building's occupants. Police said the fires caused a total of $4,000 damage to lobbies, including several mailboxes.

Pub Date: 9/22/98

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