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


October 06, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Southwestern District

Robbery: Two teen-age boys were in the 1500 block of Greenwich Ave. about 4 p.m. Sunday when a gunman robbed one of them of $25 and the other of his mountain bicycle, watch and $27.

Stolen car: A silver-colored 1994 Dodge van with unknown temporary tags was stolen Sunday in the 500 block of Yale Ave.

Stolen car: A gold-colored 1994 Honda with tags DVH 940 was stolen in the 900 block of Wildwood Parkway on Sunday.

Eastern District

Suspicious fire: A two-alarm fire that started Sunday night in a vacant house in the 500 block of N. Chester St. and spread to two adjacent vacant dwellings was ruled suspicious. No injuries were reported. The fire was reported at 9: 15 p.m.

Robbery: A male, 17, was in the 500 block of Old Town Mall about 12: 30 p.m. Sunday when two other teens, one with a handgun, robbed him of $104.

Northwestern District

Burglary: A videocassette recorder and a boom-box radio, all valued at more than $300, were stolen from a house in the 3500 block of Greenspring Ave. on Sept. 30. The burglary was reported Sunday.

Burglary: A 26-inch television and an 8-mm camcorder, all valued at more than $1,000, were stolen Sunday from a house in the 5600 block of Fernpark Ave.

Northern District

Theft: A 21-speed mountain bicycle was stolen in the 2100 block of N. Howard St. over the weekend.

Theft: Someone stole more than $400 from the safe at Sam's Bagels in the 3100 block of St. Paul St. overnight Saturday. The shop showed no signs of forced entry.

Burglary: Someone entered Corky's Liquors in the 5400 block of York Road on Sunday and removed $400 from a cash register.

Parkville Precinct

Burglary: A jacket and several compact discs, all valued at nearly $150, were stolen Sunday from a house in the 8100 block of Ridgetown Drive.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: An Indiana University ring, 24-inch necklace and a 35 mm camera, all valued at more than $1,500, were stolen from a house in the 100 block of E. Timonium Drive on Sunday.

For the Record

Suspect charged: A man arrested on a warrant charging him with robbing a downtown Baltimore parking garage has been charged with robbing four other downtown garages and is suspected of robbing at least 15 others over a period of several weeks. Detective Shelia Savalisky said Windell Rucker, 31, of the 2100 block of Christian St., surrendered at the Central Booking and Intake Center Sept. 26 and is being held without bail.

Pub Date: 10/06/98

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