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

Police Blotter

July 06, 1999|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Central District

Stolen car: A black 1994 Toyota 4 Runner with Delaware tags PC88652 was stolen Saturday in the 200 block of E. Pratt St.

Burglary/robbery: A man, 70, was walking down the second-floor hallway of his home in the 1600 block of Pennsylvania Ave. about 5 p.m. Saturday when a man who entered through a skylight robbed him of a money order for more than $300 at knifepoint.

Theft from vehicle: Someone entered a 1994 Pontiac Bonneville parked in the 1300 block of Guilford Ave. Sunday after breaking a window with a rock and stole several Tiger Woods brand golf clubs and brand-name clothing, all valued at more than $2,600.

Burglary: A 27-inch TV and 40 compact discs, all valued at $1,000, were stolen from an apartment in the 500 block of St. Mary St. between Friday and Sunday by someone who entered through the front door.

Robbery: A motorist, 38, was stopped for a traffic signal in the 400 block of N. Eutaw St. about 1: 45 a.m. Sunday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of more than $150.

Eastern District

Robbery: A woman, 33, was walking in the 1200 block of Harford Ave. about 8 a.m. Sunday when a gunman robbed her of cash and property, all valued at nearly $400.

Southwestern District

Burglary/arrest: A man was arrested at his home and charged with breaking into the Ritz Cabaret in the 500 block of Broadway about 4 a.m. Sunday by breaking a window and stealing a 6-pack of beer and nearly $150. A 40-year-old man was charged with burglary and processed at the Central Booking and Intake Center. The man lives in an apartment above the nightclub.

Cutting: Two men were arguing in Sherry's Bar in the 200 block of Broadway when one of them stabbed the other in the chest with a knife. Police said a man, 29, was arrested and charged with aggravated assault and was processed at Central Booking and Intake Center. The victim, police said, was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center for treatment but walked out of the center against the advice of physicians.

Southern District

Burglaries: Someone entered three rowhouses in the first block of S. Arlington Ave. Sunday and stole nearly $200 from two houses and nothing from the third. Entry into one of the dwellings was through a third-floor window. There were no signs of forced entry in the others.

Southwestern District

Cutting: A woman, 23, was walking outside the back of her home in the 500 block of S. Bentalou St. about 7 a.m. Sunday looking for her boyfriend when a man grabbed her, forced her into an alley and stabbed her in the head with a knife. The man fled and the woman was treated at Bon Secours Hospital.

Eastern District

Stolen car: A 1989 Honda Civic with tags GBB 377 was stolen in the 200 of N. Patterson Park Ave. Sunday. Police said the owner was subject to a $45 fine for leaving the keys in the ignition and the car unlocked.

Burglary: Someone entered a storage locker at U-Haul in the 4300 block of Pulaski Highway and stole two stereo speakers, microwave oven, videocassette recorder, cellular phone, two pairs of boots and two TVs, all valued at nearly $2,300.

Burglary: A combination radio/compact disc player valued at $70 was stolen from a house in the 1700 block of Normal Ave. Saturday by someone who entered through a basement window. A known suspect was being sought.

Assault: A man, 44, was in the 1900 block of E. Chase St. about 2 p.m. Sunday when a man he knew got out of a tan Toyota and struck him with a police night stick. The man drove away and the victim was treated for a cut on his head at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary: A large quantity of cigarettes and state Lottery tickets were stolen from Cigarette Depot in the 4300 block of Ebenezer Road Friday by someone who broke a window with a rock. Police said at least two large trash cans were used to carry the property away.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the first block of Fernsell Court through a patio door Friday and stole $300.

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