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

Police Blotter

August 06, 1999|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Southeastern District

Burglary/arrest: Police entered the Matilda Koval Medical Center in the 2300 block of Orleans St. on Tuesday after a burglar alarm sounded and arrested a man found hiding in a ceiling crawl space. No property appeared to be missing.

Central District

Theft: A briefcase and its contents, all valued at $500, were stolen Wednesday from the Baltimore Convention Center in the first block of W. Pratt St. The owner was attending a convention and left the briefcase unattended.

Bank robbery: A man who gave a teller a note saying he was armed with a bomb robbed First Union Bank in the first block of St. Paul St. of an undisclosed sum of money about 11: 30 a.m. Tuesday. There was no evidence the man had a bomb.

Southern District

Theft from auto: A generator valued at $1,000 was stolen from a truck parked in the 1300 block of W. Hamburg St. between July 23 and July 28. The theft was reported Tuesday.

Eastern District

Carjacking: A woman, 36, had stopped her car Wednesday afternoon in the 1200 block of Bonaparte Ave. when a gunman ordered her out of the 1986 Chevrolet Cavalier with Pennsylvania tags and drove away.

Shooting: Police were seeking a man who shot another man, 24, in the right shoulder and right hand Tuesday in the 1500 block of Rutland Ave. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Burglary: More than $1,000 was stolen Wednesday from Henry's Bar in the 2000 block of Harford Road. The thief entered through the roof.

Southwestern District

Theft: A wallet containing $200 that was left on a living room sofa was stolen Tuesday from a house in the 700 block of Linnard St.

Theft: Cassette tapes, a cellular telephone and a cellular telephone power adapter were stolen Wednesday from a 1995 Honda Civic parked in the 600 block of Stanford Road.

Burglary: Lawn-care equipment, two bicycles and swimming pool supplies, all valued at more than $900, were stolen Wednesday from a shed in the 1700 block of Wicks Ave.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary: Several days after the death of the male occupant of a house in the 11000 block of Franklinville Road in Kingsville, someone entered the house and stole a television and hand and power tools, all valued at more than $1,000. The burglary was discovered by the deceased's daughter.

Theft/arrest: A woman, 21, of Rosedale was arrested Wednesday when she tried to leave the Montgomery Ward department store at Golden Ring Mall without paying for clothing valued at $800.

Essex Precinct

Theft: Several pieces of wicker furniture were stolen Wednesday from the front porch of a house in the 1000 block of Bayner Road.

Parkville Precinct

Burglary: Police were seeking three teen-agers -- two boys and a girl -- who broke into a house in the 3500 block of Saluda Road on Tuesday by breaking a door. Nothing was reported missing. Damage to the door was estimated at $300.

Towson Precinct

Robbery/arrest: A man armed with a knife robbed The Loved Ones, a clothing store in the 400 block of York Road, of nearly $40 about 3: 40 p.m. Wednesday. He was seen going into Hudson Trail Outfitters across the street and apparently changed into other clothing. Police saw a man identified as the robber at a bus stop across the street from Hudson Trail and arrested him. Mohandis Davis, 25, whose address was not available, was charged with armed robbery. Police said money believed taken in the robbery was recovered, but not the knife.

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