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


November 06, 1998|By Richard Irwin

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

Southern District

Shooting: Police were seeking a gunman in the drug-related shooting of a man, 43, about 11 p.m. Wednesday in the 100 block of S. Monroe St. The victim was walking away from the gunman after refusing to sell drugs for him or pay him money owed when he was shot in the right leg. He was treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center and released. The gunman is known to the victim.

Theft: Someone entered a 1996 Chevrolet truck parked in the 1800 block of Jackson St. on Tuesday and stole stereo radio equipment valued at nearly $1,800.

Burglary: A 27-inch television and 90 classical music compact discs, all valued at more than $1,000, were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 1800 block of Ramsay St.

Garrison Precinct

Murder attempt/arrests: Two teen-age males are being held on a combined $650,000 bond at the county Detention Center after they were charged with the attempted murder and attempted armed robbery of a man who was standing in the doorway of his home in the 3700 block of Brenbrook Drive about 8: 35 p.m. Tuesday. Police said that after demanding the man's money, a youth pointed a .380-caliber handgun at him and pulled the trigger, but the gun misfired. Two youths were arrested a short time later by officers of the Community Action Team, who recovered a handgun and a sawed-off shotgun. Charged as adults are Mustafa Bates, 16, of the 2900 block of Vermont Ave., Baltimore Highlands, and Terrill McKoy, 15, of the 2500 block of W. Fayette St., Baltimore.

Burglary: At least two people entered a house under construction in the first block of Wind Flower Court overnight Tuesday and removed a refrigerator valued at more than $1,000. While dragging the appliance out the rear of the house, the intruders caused $600 damage to the hardwood flooring.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered 12 lockers at Homeland Racquet Club at St. Paul's School in the 11100 block of Falls Road between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. Wednesday. It was not known if any property was missing.

Pub Date: 11/06/98

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