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

Police Blotter

October 19, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Southern District

Shooting: A male, 17, was walking in the 1600 block of Cereal St. about 2: 30 a.m. Saturday when a passenger in one of two cars that stopped nearby shot him in the right side of the neck. Both cars sped off. The victim was treated at Harbor Hospital Center and transferred to the University of Maryland Medical Center, where he was in fair condition yesterday.

Eastern District

Shooting: A man, 18, was trying to prevent two men from entering a house in the 1600 block of Normal Ave. about 11 p.m. Friday when one of them shot him in the left side. Both men fled. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Western District

Shooting: A man, 29, was in the 1100 block of N. Stricker St. about 7: 15 p.m. Saturday when a passenger in a car fired more than a dozen shots, hitting the victim in the right hand. He was driven by a friend to University of Maryland Medical Center, where he was treated and released.

Shooting: A woman, 28, was shot in the face and upper chest by a man she knows in the first block of N. Pulaski St. about 3 a.m. yesterday. She was in serious condition at Bon Secours Hospital.

Northeastern District

Shootings: Two brothers were leaving a bar in the 7200 block of Harford Road about 2: 15 a.m. yesterday when a gunman shot one of them in the right arm and stomach and the other in the left leg, buttock and left thigh. Both victims were treated at Johns Hop- kins Bayview Medical Center. Their conditions were not available. Police arrested a suspect. A female witness reported the incident on her cellular phone. Police knew of no motive for the shootings.

Central District

Theft from vehicle: Stereo speakers, gloves, clothing, boots and a duffel bag, all valued at more than $1,000, were stolen from a 1991 Ford truck parked Saturday in the 1800 block of Maryland Ave.

Robbery: A man who may have been armed with a sawed-off shotgun robbed the Hanover Shoe Store in the first block of E. Baltimore St. of several hundred dollars and a pair of size 11 boots about 4 p.m. Saturday.

Robbery: Three men, one with a handgun, robbed the McDonald's restaurant in the first block of W. North Ave. of an undisclosed sum of money about 6 p.m. Saturday. The robbers then forced a female motorist to drive them to North and Greenmount avenues, where they got out.

Garrison Precinct

Shooting: A man, 19, was in the 3800 block of Bayfield Road near Alter Street in Lochearn about 10: 30 p.m. Saturday when an unknown man shot him. The victim was treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

North Point Precinct

Theft: Police were seeking two youths who stole a Beanie Baby and teddy bear, all valued at more than $100, from a stand at Plaza Flea Market in the 2400 block of North Point Blvd. on Saturday.

Burglary: An 18-speed mountain bicycle valued at $500 was stolen from the back yard of a house in the first block of Shipway on Saturday.

Pub Date: 10/19/98

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