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


September 23, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Central District

Arrest: A male, 17, suspected of stealing a minivan, was arrested after striking a second stolen car suspect with the vehicle in the 2500 block of Madison Ave. about 4 a.m. yesterday. One suspect was playing in the street about 4 a.m. when his friend accidently struck him with a Plymouth minivan stolen earlier in West Baltimore. The injured youth was in critical condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. The youth who struck him was charged with auto theft and assault. Charges against the injured youth were pending.

Southern District

Burglary: A 19-inch television, compact disc player and a radio, all valued at $600, were stolen Monday from a house in the 1400 block of W. Lombard St.

Burglary: A videocassette recorder, 12-gauge shotgun, coins and cash, all valued at more than $200, were stolen Monday from a house in the 3700 block of Pennington Ave.

Southwestern District

Shooting: A man, 22, was in the 2000 block of Hollins St. about 2 p.m. Monday when he heard gunshots and felt pain in his left arm and right leg. The man was treated at Bon Secours Hospital for bullet wounds to the left arm and right ankle.

Robbery: A male, 14, was in the 1200 block of DeSoto Road about 5: 30 p.m. Monday when a man shoved him to the ground and stole his 20-inch bicycle, valued at $500.

Eastern District

Burglary: Jewelry and cash, all valued at more than $1,500, were stolen Monday from a house in the 900 block of N. Kresson St.

Burglary: Several pieces of antique furniture valued at nearly $2,000 were stolen Monday from a house in the 1500 block of E. North Ave.

Western District

Stolen car: When the owner of a 1993 Dodge Spirit with tags EDB 721 left his car parked in the 1300 block of W. North Ave. on Monday with the keys in the ignition, two male hitchhikers he picked up earlier stole the car.

Garrison Precinct

Arrests: A man wanted on a warrant for failing to appear for an unspecified crime and a female friend were arrested Monday after they allegedly broke into an apartment in the 12000 block of Tarragon Road in Reisterstown and threatened two female occupants at knifepoint. Charged with burglary, assault and related offenses and held at the county Detention Center on $2 million bail is Craig Harris, 26, a resident of Tarragon Road. Sarah Ingram, 21, of the 200 block of Caraway Road, Reisterstown, was charged with unspecified crimes and released on her own recognizance.

Robbery: A woman, 82, was exiting a car in the first block of Slade Ave. about 7: 30 p.m. Monday when a man struck her and stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at more than $100. She was not seriously injured.

For the Record

Suspect arrested: Courtney "Country" Noakes, 18, of the 2300 block of Bryant Ave. was arrested at home yesterday on a warrant charging him with first-degree murder in the July 17 shooting of Stephen Gabriel, 36, in the 2200 block of Whittier Ave. Noakes was being held without bail at Central Booking and Intake Center.

Suspect sought: Police have charged Wendell Rucker, 30, of the block of W. North Ave., in a warrant with robbing a parking garage in the 300 block of W. Lombard St. on Aug. 31. He is suspected of robbing 15 other downtown garages.

Pub Date: 9/23/98

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