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

Police Blotter

January 13, 1999|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Southern District

Shooting: Two men were in the 1200 block of Ridgely St. about 1: 30 a.m. Monday when a gunman fired several shots at them. One man suffered a graze wound to the chest and the other was shot in the head, back and a hand. Both victims were treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Shooting: A man, 24, was sitting on the front steps of a house in the 300 block of S. Calhoun St. about 3: 20 a.m. Monday when a gunman demanded his money. When the victim turned to flee, the gunman shot him in the left arm. He was in stable condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center yesterday.

Burglary: A 9 mm Luger handgun, stereo equipment and a leather coat, all valued at $1,500, were stolen Monday from a house in the 1700 block of Lemmon St.

Northwestern District

Shooting: A man, 19, was in the 4700 block of Garrison Blvd. about 7 p.m. Monday when a man with whom he had an earlier dispute shot him in both legs and the upper body. He was in fair condition at Sinai Hospital yesterday.

Northern District

Burglary: A .357-caliber Smith & Wesson revolver with serial number 23098 and valued at $250 was stolen Monday from a house in the 500 block of E. 43rd St.

Central District

Theft: State lottery tickets and cash, all valued at $5,000, were stolen Monday from Lexington Deli King in the 400 block of W. Lexington St.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: A gunman robbed High's dairy store in the 8200 block of Philadelphia Road of more than $200 about 7: 35 p.m. Monday. Before fleeing, he ripped out the store's telephone.

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: A gunman robbed High's dairy store in the 7400 block of Belair Road of an undisclosed sum of money about 6: 15 p.m. Monday.

Towson Precinct

Robbery: A man, 33, was about to use an automated teller machine in the 6900 block of York Road about 1: 40 a.m. Monday when a gunman robbed him of several hundred dollars, his ATM card and credit cards, and forced him to reveal his Personal Identification Number.

For the Record

Arrest: Jerome Graham, 19, of the 1900 block of E. Lanvale St. was arrested at home about 1 p.m. yesterday on a warrant charging him with first-degree murder in the Dec. 27 shooting of James Burton, 17, near the suspect's home. Detectives John Riddick and Rich Purtell said Burton, of the 2100 block of E. Federal St., was shot during a dispute. Graham was being held without bail at the Central Booking and Intake Center.

Pub Date: 1/13/99

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