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

Police Blotter

October 30, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Northern District

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 700 block of W. Lake Ave. through a window Wednesday and stole several sets of sterling silver dinner settings with historical patterns, valued at an undisclosed sum.

Southern District

Shooting/arrests: Two men were to be charged today with shooting a man, 50, in the back during an attempted robbery yesterday in the 1600 block of Wicomico St. A third man was being sought. The victim was walking across a parking lot about 3 p.m. when the men demanded his money. When he refused, one of the men shot him in the back. The victim was treated for a minor bullet wound at Maryland Shock Trauma Center and released.

Robbery: A woman, 37, was in the 3600 block of S. Hanover St. about 9 p.m. Wednesday when a male passenger in a parked car got out of the car, hit her in the face and stole her purse containing $300.

Eastern District

Shooting: A man, 31, was in the 200 block of N. Madeira St. about 10 p.m. Wednesday when a gunman called to him and shot him in the left shoulder. He was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Cockeysville Precinct

Robbery/arrest: Two men were arrested and charged with robbing the 7-Eleven store in the 10000 block of York Road of an undisclosed sum of money about 3 a.m. Wednesday. After placing a carton of cigarettes on the counter, a man took money from the cash register when the clerk rang up the sale. The man and a second man drove off in a 1991 Chevrolet Cavalier. Minutes later at York and Ridgely roads, Cpl. Frank Harden spotted the vehicle, pulled it over and arrested the occupants without incident. Charged with robbery and held at the county Detention Center were William J. Riggin, 34, of the 3600 block of Keystone Ave. and Robert J. Moors, 41, of the 400 block of W. 28th St., both in Baltimore City.

North Point Precinct

Theft/arrest: An East Baltimore woman was arrested Wednesday when she tried to leave Ames department store in the 7800 block of Eastern Blvd. without paying for clothing, watches, purses and bedding, all valued at more than $500.

Parkville Precinct

Burglaries: A refrigerator, kitchen ranges, cabinets, faucet fixtures and other items, all valued at nearly $2,000, were stolen Wednesday from two houses being built in the 9500 block of Midaro Court.

Towson Precinct

Robbery: Two men, one with a handgun, entered an apartment in the 6600 block of Collinsdale Road about 2 a.m. Wednesday and robbed the two male occupants of a cell phone, clothing, keys and money.

Pub Date: 10/30/98

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