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

Police Blotter

April 16, 1999|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Eastern District

Shooting: A man, 21, was sitting on the front steps of a house in the 2500 block of E. Biddle St. about midnight Tuesday when a passenger in a passing car fired at least four shots from a 9 mm handgun, hitting him and his dog. The man was treated for a wound to the left ankle at Johns Hopkins Hospital, and the dog was put to sleep at the city animal shelter. No arrest had been made.

Shooting/arrest: A woman was shot in the abdomen with a .38-caliber handgun about 3 a.m. Wednesday during an argument with a man in their apartment in the 2000 block of E. North Ave. The woman was in fair condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The man, 22, was arrested.

Shooting: A man, 28, was in the 800 block of N. Washington St. about 1: 30 a.m. Wednesday when an occupant of a passing van shot him in the lower back with a shotgun. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital. No arrest had been made.

Central District

Robbery: Two men, one with a box cutter, entered a man's apartment in the 800 block of George St. on Tuesday and robbed him of a 13-inch television, electric iron, telephone and clothing, all valued at nearly $700.

Robbery: A gunman robbed a man, 53, of his sunglasses, valued at $20, Wednesday in the 700 block of Pennsylvania Ave.

Burglary: Jewelry was stolen Tuesday from an apartment in the 1000 block of Park Ave. The victim told police Wednesday that rings, necklaces and bracelets, all valued at nearly $1,800, were taken.

Southern District

Robbery: A gunman robbed a man, 29, of more than $200 Wednesday in the 1200 block of Hollins St.

Northern District

Theft: Two dozen compact discs valued at nearly $300 were stolen Wednesday from a 1997 Chevrolet Cavalier parked in the 2700 block of N. Charles St.

Burglary: Computer equipment, a telephone, an answering machine, a fax machine, $50 and a postage stamp meter, all valued at more than $3,000, were stolen Wednesday from Episcopal Church of the Nativity in the 400 block of Cedarcroft Road.

Baltimore County

Woodlawn Precinct

Bank robbery: A man robbed First Union Bank in the 1700 block of N. Rolling Road of an undisclosed sum of money about 12: 15 p.m. yesterday after giving a teller a holdup note.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: A woman, 52, was in the 4900 block of Hazelwood Ave. about 9 p.m. Wednesday when a man stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at more than $50.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: An undisclosed sum of cash was stolen Tuesday from a room at Days Inn in the 8800 block of Loch Raven Blvd.

North Point Precinct

Theft from vehicle: Property valued at more than $300 was stolen Wednesday from a car in the 8100 block of Wise Ave.

Pub Date: 4/16/99

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