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

Police Blotter

August 23, 1999|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Eastern District

Shootings: A man, 21, and a boy, 16, were in the 800 block of N. Rose St. about 1 p.m. yesterday when someone fired several shots, hitting the man several times in the upper body and the youth in the left arm and head. Their assailant fled. Detective Michael Hammel said the youth ran to a store in the 2400 block of E. Monument St., where police found him lying on the floor. The man was found at the scene. Hammel said the victims were taken by ambulance to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where they were in stable condition.

Assault: A boy, 14, was in an alley behind the 6100 block of Cardiff Ave. about 6 p.m. Friday when another boy pointed a handgun at him and said, "You're messing with my sales." Police said a relative of the victim witnessed the incident and recognized the armed youth. A short time later, police arrested Malick Deltron Green, 16, of the 1800 block of N. Rosedale St. and charged him as an adult with assault by pointing a deadly weapon and other related charges.

Southwestern District

Theft: While people were celebrating a wedding at John Wesley United Methodist Church in the 3200 block of W. North Ave. Saturday afternoon, a Nikon model 6006 35-70 mm camera and other photo equipment, all valued at $1,000, were stolen from the church.

Eastern District

Robbery: A man armed with a silver-colored handgun ordered employees at the Burger King restaurant in the 1200 block of Orleans St. into a walk-in freezer about 1 a.m. Saturday and fled with an undisclosed sum of money from a safe and at least one cash register. The employees freed themselves and called police.

Baltimore County

Cockeysville Precinct

Escape/capture: A man who escaped from police custody Saturday night was captured early yesterday. The man, who was charged with several burglaries in the Cockeysville area, was being driven through the area by police and asked to point out his targets when he complained of nausea about 10 p.m. at Interstate 83 near Beaver Dam Road. When he was let out of the car, he slipped from his handcuffs and fled into a wooded area. During a search that included police dogs and a helicopter, the man, who had spent several hours in a trash container, was found not far from where he fled. In one of his pockets, police found a nonpolice issue handcuff key, said Lt. John Majka. Robert Nicholas Ross, 33, of no fixed address, was charged with four counts of first-degree burglary, resisting arrest, auto theft and attempted auto theft. He was being held in lieu of $250,000 bond at the Woodlawn Precinct.

Garrison Precinct

Robbery: Two men, one armed with a handgun, entered Bee Casuals LLC in the 1400 block of Reisterstown Road in Pikesville about 3 p.m. and forced at least two employees into a rear room and bound their hands and feet with rope. The men stole jewelry, cash and other items, all of unknown value, and were seen driving away in an red four-door car of unknown make.

Garrison Precinct

Attempted murder: A boy, 17, was at North Green and South Green roads about 3 p.m. Friday when a boy, 16, whom he had argued with earlier, stabbed him several times in the back with a knife and fled. A suspect was arrested a short time later. His identity was not available. The victim was in fair condition at Sinai Hospital yesterday.

Wilkens Precinct

Robbery: Police were seeking two men, one with a handgun, who took cash, state lottery receipts and petty change from the Royal Farm store in the 4300 block of Washington Blvd. about 11: 30 p.m. Saturday. The loss was valued at more than $400.

Pub Date: 8/23/99

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