In Baltimore CityTwo men, two youths wounded in shooting...

City/County Digest

August 02, 1999|By From staff reports

In Baltimore City

Two men, two youths wounded in shooting outside city nightclub

Two men and two male juveniles were wounded early yesterday when another male pulled a handgun and fired several times into a crowd outside Club Trilogy in the 300 block of N. Eutaw St. downtown, police said.

The victims were among 20 to 30 people at a bus stop near the club just before 2 a.m., said Detective Gina M. Pugliano. She said "words were exchanged" between the shooter and the victims earlier inside the club.

Pugliano said a man, 19, was shot in the abdomen; a boy, 13, and a man, 20, were shot in the left calf; and a boy, 15, suffered a graze wound to the right shoulder. Three were in stable condition at University of Maryland Medical Center last night, and the other was released. Police knew of no suspect.

Md. Community Kitchen is seeking volunteers

Maryland Community Kitchen, formerly known as Moveable Feast, is seeking volunteers to prepare, package and deliver meals and groceries to people with HIV and AIDS in the city and surrounding counties.

Maryland Community Kitchen, 3401 York Road, is open from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday. It also provides meals for other nonprofit organizations and snacks for more than 1,900 disadvantaged youths at Police Athletic League centers in the city.

Volunteers are also needed to bake desserts for HIV/AIDS clients. Groups are encouraged to apply. Information: Dave Cipriani, 410-243-4604, Ext. 25.

Convicted robber accused of robbing restaurant again

A man convicted of robbing a Northwest Baltimore fast-food restaurant nearly a year ago was arrested and charged with trying to rob the same restaurant Friday night, police said.

Detective Chris Wade said a man walked up to the drive-through window of Burger King in the 6600 block of Reisterstown Road about 9: 20 p.m. and demanded money while implying he was armed with a handgun. Wade said an employee recognized him from a robbery Aug. 12 and called police.

Police arrested Mark Womack, 30, of the 6500 block of Park Heights Ave. and charged him with attempted armed robbery. Womack, who had served five months of a 10-month sentence, was being held at the Central Booking and Intake Center.

In Baltimore County

Department of Aging plans doubles tennis tournament

ESSEX -- The county Department of Aging will hold a doubles tennis tournament for people age 55 and older Aug. 12.

The tournament will be held at the Essex campus of Community College of Baltimore County. The age categories will be 55 to 59, 60 to 64, 65 to 69, and 70 and older. Partners will play in the age group of the younger player.

Cost is $10. Prizes will be awarded in each age category. In case of rain, the tournament will be held Aug. 13.

Pub Date: 8/02/99

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