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

Police Blotter

July 29, 1999|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Southeastern District

Theft from auto: A video camera and a 35 mm camera, all valued at $1,700, were stolen Monday from a 1998 Pontiac parked in the 1700 block of E. Pratt St.

Southern District

Burglary: Power tools valued at more than $1,000 were stolen Tuesday from Bollinger Roofing in the 1300 block of Ridgely St.

Theft: Shrimp and crab meat, all valued at nearly $270, were stolen Tuesday from Cross Street Seafood at the Cross Street Market in the 1000 block of S. Charles St.

Burglary: A thief climbed onto the roof and through a window and stole $35 from a house in the 1700 block of Marshall St. overnight Monday.

Theft from vehicle: A cellular phone valued at nearly $200 was stolen from a 1997 Acura parked Tuesday in the 800 block of S. Paca St.

Burglary: A 19-inch television and microwave oven, all valued at $400, were stolen from a house in the 800 block of W. Lombard St. overnight Monday.

Southwestern District

Burglary: A stained-glass window valued at $500 was stolen from Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity in the 3200 block of Clifton Ave. overnight Monday.

Burglary: A videocassette recorder, video games, a set of headphones and food from a refrigerator were stolen Tuesday from a house in the 400 block of Edsdale Road.

Eastern District

Burglary: A hundred VCR tapes, a computer, two lamps, a 37-inch TV, a TV cable box and a china closet, all valued at more than $7,000, were stolen from a house in the 2200 block of E. Biddle St. between Sunday and Tuesday. The intruders spray-painted C. M. B. on the walls. Police said the letters stand for the Collington-Mura-Biddle gang. Suspects were being sought.

Burglary/arrest: Officers Willie Craft and Dan Lioi arrested a man who was carrying burglary tools as he came out of the back door of the Elks Lodge in the 2000 block of Harford Road on Tuesday. No property was reported missing. Richard Anderson, 24, of the 1600 block of Abbotston St. was charged with burglary.

Shooting: A man was in the 2100 block of Greenmount Ave. about 2: 30 a.m. Tuesday when he heard a gunshot and felt pain in his right shoulder. He was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Burglary: Several pieces of jewelry, watches and cash, all valued at $2,000, were stolen Tuesday from the bedroom of a house in the 2700 block of Beryl Ave.

Burglary: Kitchen cabinets, a sink, a door and lighting fixtures, all valued at more than $3,000, were stolen Tuesday from a house being renovated in the 2000 block of E. North Ave.

Baltimore County

Parkville Precinct

Car theft/arrests: Two Eastern Shore males, both 17, were arrested separately Tuesday morning and charged with stealing a 1994 Dodge Intrepid from an auto dealer in Pittsville, Wicomico County, hours earlier. When county police stopped the car at Harford Road and Putty Hill Avenue about 3: 30 a.m., both occupants fled, and one was caught nearby. The other was captured about 10 a.m. near the 3000 block of Moreland Ave. after breaking into a garage and stealing clothing. In the stolen car was a loaded assault rifle. The teens were each charged with auto theft and possession of a deadly weapon and were released in the custody of their parents.

Pub Date: 7/29/99

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