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

Police Blotter

May 03, 1999|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Central District

Robbery/assault: A woman, 25, was walking in the 400 block of Water St. about 12: 05 a.m. Saturday when she noticed a man following her. She entered a garage on Custom House Alley and got on the elevator, which she took to the second floor, where she was confronted by the man who had taken the stairway. He robbed her of her purse and money, sexually assaulted her and escaped. The woman was taken to Mercy Medical Center for treatment but left before being examined.

Robbery: A man was sitting on the front steps of his apartment building in the 1000 block of N. Charles St. about 4: 30 a.m. Saturday when another man pointed a handgun at his head and robbed him of his wallet and money.

Robbery: A man, 53, from Rockdale in Baltimore County, was walking in the 300 block of Light St. about 10 a.m. Saturday when another man struck him in the head with his fist and robbed him of a bag containing textbooks and medication, all valued at more than $50.

Southern District

Robbery: A gunman robbed a man of nearly $100 in the 1200 block of Sergeant St. about 2: 30 p.m. Saturday.

Burglary: Eight pieces of plywood valued at more than $100 were stolen overnight Friday from a house being renovated in the 500 block of Calendar St.

Burglary: Two mountain bicycles valued at nearly $800 were stolen from a shed in the 1400 block of William St. on Friday night or Saturday morning.

Theft from vehicle: Tools valued at $100 were stolen from a 1991 Range Rover parked Saturday in the 500 block of W. Pratt St.

Theft: Several cocktail dresses and a telephone, all valued at more than $1,500, were stolen from a car parked Saturday in the 1000 block of William St.

Burglary: A 21-speed mountain bicycle valued at nearly $500 was stolen Saturday from a house in the 1200 block of Riverside Ave.

Eastern District

Drug arrest: Officer James May 3rd was in the 900 block of N. Durham St. about 5 p.m. Saturday when he observed a man in possession of suspected drugs. May arrested the man, 26, from the 1800 block of E. Chase St., and seized at least three yellow and orange gelatin caps containing suspected heroin. The man was charged with possession of narcotics and was processed at the Central Booking and Intake Center.

Baltimore County

Towson Precinct

Robbery: Two boys, ages 6 and 8, were at Wentworth and Hillsway avenues about 7: 40 p.m. Saturday when two teen-age boys shoved them to the ground and stole their bicycles, each of unknown value. The boys were not injured.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Two guitars and several pieces of jewelry, all valued at nearly $4,000, were stolen April 18 from a house in the 19700 block of Old York Road. The burglary was reported Saturday.

Burglary: Hand and power tools, all valued at more than $5,000, were stolen Friday from a construction company trailer parked in the 100 block of Industry Lane.

Burglary: Four computers, two cellular phones, two printers, a scanner and a combination television/videocassette recorder, all valued at more than $3,000, were stolen from the office of Cinder & Concrete Block Corp. in the 10100 block of Beaver Dam Road on Friday night or Saturday morning.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: Two mountain bicycles valued at more than $1,400 were stolen from a house in the 100 block of Lancefield Road between April 17 and Saturday.

North Point Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered a garage in the 3000 block of Dunglow Road through a door Friday night or Saturday morning and stole tools valued at $500.

Burglary: Police were seeking a known male who entered the kitchen of a house in the 200 block of Baltimore Ave. on Saturday while the occupants were home and stole a wallet containing more than $200.

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