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

Police Blotter

August 02, 1999|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Western District

Shootings: A gunman on a bicycle fired a handgun at a man he was chasing, missing him but wounding two women, ages 84 and 74, sitting on the front steps of a rowhouse in the 1100 block of N. Calhoun St. about 11: 45 p.m. Friday. The women were treated for minor graze wounds at Maryland Shock Trauma Center and released. The gunman and his intended target were being sought.

Carjacking: A motorist stopped at a traffic light in the 2300 block of N. Warwick Ave. about 12: 01 a.m. yesterday when two men, one with a handgun, ordered him and his brother out of a 1999 Honda Civic with tags GKV 758 and drove off.

Robbery: Two men, one with a handgun, entered a McDonald's restaurant in the 2500 block of W. Franklin St. about 6 a.m. Saturday and forced the manager to give them an undisclosed sum of money from an office safe.

Robbery: A man, 27, was waiting for a bus in the 1500 block of W. North Ave. yesterday when another man asked him for a cigarette. Before the victim could comply, the other man pulled a handgun and robbed him of more than $300.

Burglary: While the female occupant of a house in the 1900 block of Harlem Ave. was asleep early yesterday, someone removed a window fan, entered her bedroom and stole her purse, containing a watch, cash and an insulin injection table, all valued at more than $200.

Theft from vehicle: Someone used a rock to break a window of a Hyundai parked in the 1100 block of W. Saratoga St. on Saturday and steal more than $30 from the ashtray.

Stabbing: A man, 38, was outside Peachtree Car Wash in the rear of the 1800 block of Laurens St. about 1 a.m. Saturday when a man he knows as "Gerald" stabbed him. The victim was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center for treatment. No arrest had been made.

Northern District

Stolen car: A 1993 Dodge Caravan with tags 210023M was stolen Saturday in the 5400 block of Willomere Way.

Stolen car: Police were seeking a 1990 Chrysler Le Baron with New York tags 2NX808 that was stolen Saturday in the 400 block of Tantallion Court.

Theft from vehicle: Someone broke into a 1991 Honda Accord parked in the 2800 block of St. Paul St. on Saturday and stole two four-way stereo speakers, compact disc player, cash and cassette tapes, all valued at more than $300.

Stolen car: A 1994 Acura Legend with tags BCB 128 was stolen Saturday in the 2300 block of Nutmeg Terrace.

Stolen car: A 1987 Acura with tags CLE 544 was stolen Saturday in the 1800 block of Fairbanks Road.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: A man who implied he was armed with a handgun robbed High's dairy store in the 6300 block of Kenwood Ave. about 7: 25 p.m. Friday of an undisclosed sum of money and several state Lottery tickets.

Robbery: A man, 18, was walking on Kenwood Avenue near Dale Avenue about 10 p.m. Friday when two men got out of a white Nissan Altima with gold-colored trim, struck him in the face and robbed him of more than $20.

Essex Precinct

Burglary: A golf bag and two sets of golf clubs, all valued at nearly $3,000, were stolen Friday from a garage in the 7300 block of Chesapeake Road.

Robbery: A gunman robbed the Exxon station in the 100 block of Back River Neck Road of more than $100 about 1 a.m. Saturday.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Jewelry valued at more than $1,000 was stolen Friday from a house in the 1200 block of Longford Road.

Robbery: A man was about to enter his apartment in the first block of Springhead Court about 1: 45 a.m. Saturday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of $100 cash and a cellular phone valued at $200. The robbers drove off in a gray or brown 1986 or 1987 Nissan Maxima.

Burglary: A copying machine and calculator, all valued at more than $300, were stolen from a construction company trailer parked at Bellona Avenue and North Charles Street on Wednesday or Thursday.

Pub Date: 8/02/99

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