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

Police Blotter

January 24, 2000|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Northwestern District

Shooting: Two teen-age males were leaving a house in the 3300 block of Elgin Ave. about 9: 15 p.m. Saturday when a gunman announced a holdup, shot one of them in the groin and fled. The victim, 17, was in stable condition yesterday at Sinai Hospital.

Southwestern District

Robbery: An employee of Sicily's Pizza in the 3100 block of Wilkens Ave. was making a delivery in the 500 block of Wicklow Road about 7: 40 p.m. Saturday when four masked men, one with a knife, robbed him of an order of chicken wings, a pizza and cash, all valued at $155.

Robbery: A man, 48, was walking in the 1300 block of Bloomingdale Road about 11 p.m. Saturday when another man asked him for change. When the victim took out his wallet, the man pulled a handgun and robbed him of the wallet, which contained $80.

Robbery: A man, 29, came upon two men, one with a handgun, robbing another man about 5 p.m. Saturday in the 3100 block of Grayson St. Before he could walk away, the gunman robbed him of nearly $200. Police said the first victim did not report being robbed.

Eastern District

Burglary: A microwave oven, 40 compact discs, a compact disc player and a television, all valued at nearly $1,300, were stolen Saturday from an apartment in the 2000 block of E. North Ave.

Robbery: A man robbed a woman, 28, of her leather coat, valued at $300, about 9: 15 p.m. Friday during an argument in the 500 block of McElderry St. Police spotted the man walking along the street and arrested him. Julius Clank, 30, of the 1100 block of Greenmount Ave. was charged with robbery and possession of suspected cocaine.

Baltimore County

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: Two men, one with a handgun, entered Wendy's restaurant in the 3000 block of E. Joppa Road through the drive-through window about 3 a.m. Thursday and ordered an employee to give them money from the office safe. After being given an undisclosed sum, the men forced the employee and a co-worker into a freezer. Minutes later, the employees left the freezer and called police.

Burglary: An intruder stole $600 from a dwelling in the 3000 block of Putty Hill Ave. and drove off in a maroon van with unknown tags.

Woodlawn Precinct

Burglary: Three hundred compact discs, valued at $3,000, were stolen Saturday from an apartment in the 1000 block of Coleridge Court.

North Point Precinct

Burglary: Tools valued at more than $700 were stolen Saturday from a shed in the 7700 block of Gough St.

Theft from truck: A sheet metal break, a device used to measure and cut sheet metal and valued at $900, was stolen Friday or Saturday from a truck parked in the 7900 block of Wynbrook Road.

For the record

Victim named: Andre Leon Brooks, 23, of the 4700 block of Schaub Ave. in Northeast Baltimore was identified by police yesterday as the man found shot in a car parked in the 1100 block of Ashburton St. about 8 p.m. Saturday. Brooks died at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. No arrest has been made and police know of no motive.

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