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

Police Blotter

June 17, 1999|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Western District

Robbery/arrest: Officer Curt Snyder saw a man robbing a pregnant woman, 30, at Pennsylvania and West North avenues about 2: 30 p.m. yesterday and chased him on foot to the 1700 block of Westwood Ave., where the man entered a vacant house. Minutes later, officers entered the house and arrested a man on the second floor. Ronald Morris, 35, of the 3800 block of Reisterstown Road was charged with robbery, theft, assault and burglary. The woman's $300 was not recovered.

Arrest: Police entered an apartment in the 900 block of W. Lexington St. on Tuesday and arrested Keon D. Moses, 16, of no fixed address, on a warrant charging him as an adult with attempted murder in the shooting May 27 of a 36-year-old man in the 300 block of N. Schroeder St. Police said the shooting was drug-related.

Northwestern District

Shootings: Detective Frank Miller said two men were in the 4600 block of Garrison Blvd. about 8: 45 p.m. Tuesday when a gunman approached, made a threatening comment and shot one of them in the left hip and the other in the abdomen and right hip. The gunman fled and the victims were treated at Sinai Hospital.

Shooting: The driver of a 1986 Lincoln Town Car was being sought in the shooting of a man, 24, about 10 p.m. Tuesday in the 3900 block of W. Northern Parkway. The victim was treated at Sinai Hospital for a gunshot wound in the right leg.

Central District

Theft from autos: Cash, personal papers, a laptop computer, computer software, a computer printer and a camera, all valued at more than $1,600, were stolen Tuesday from a 1995 Dodge van and a 1992 Ford Ranger pickup truck while the vehicles were parked on a lot in the 400 block of Camden St.

Theft: While an employee of Imperial Half Bushel antiques in the 800 block of N. Howard St. was away from the counter about 3 p.m. Tuesday, a man stole an engraved, 14-karat gold flask valued at more than $1,000 from a display case.

Southern District

Robbery: A man, 19, was robbed of $15 about 7 p.m. Tuesday in the 1100 block of Washington Blvd. A man known as "Nuk" was being sought.

Northeastern District

Stolen vehicle: A tan 1999 Ford Windstar van with Virginia tags YUG 4906 was stolen Monday in the 3100 block of Ravenwood Road.

Eastern District

Burglary: Stereo equipment, a videocassette recorder, jewelry and a watch, all valued at nearly $1,600, were stolen Tuesday from a house in the 2000 block of E. North Ave.

Theft: A man was sleeping Tuesday in his home in the 1200 block of N. Patterson Park Ave. when someone entered and removed $160 from his pants pocket.

Baltimore County

Towson Precinct:

Church burglary: Church offerings totaling $500 in cash and $2,000 in checks were stolen Tuesday from the sacristy at Immaculate Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church in the 8500 block of Loch Raven Blvd. Police found no sign of forced entry.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: A lawn tractor valued at $3,000 was stolen Monday from a garage in the 2400 block of Caves Road.

Pub Date: 6/17/99

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