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

Police Blotter

January 26, 2000|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Northwestern District

Robbery: A gunman robbed the Food Stop, a market in the 4900 block of Liberty Heights Ave., about 8 a.m. Monday of more than $400 before demanding the clerk's car keys. After he was given the keys, the gunman drove off in a 1997 Toyota Camry with license tags GSJ 543.

Stolen vehicle: A 1993 Jeep Cherokee with license tags 889070M was stolen Monday in the 4000 block of Fairview Ave.

Eastern District

Shooting: Two men, ages 45 and 24, were walking in the 1600 block of Ashland Ave. about 2 p.m. Monday when a gunman, who was chasing another man, fired several shots that missed his intended target but struck the two men. The older man was wounded in the right thigh and walked to the emergency room at Johns Hopkins Hospital. The other man was struck in the back and was taken to Hopkins by ambulance. Their conditions were not available.

Shooting: A man was in the 2400 block of Ashland Ave. about 12: 45 a.m. Monday when an unknown assailant shot him in the back. A friend drove the victim to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was in serious condition yesterday. A motive for the shooting was not known.

Theft: A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a woman, 36, who entered her former boyfriend's home in the 800 block of N. Lakewood Ave. on Sunday with a key and stole several power tools, stereo equipment, three field glasses, three pagers and other items, all valued at more than $1,000. The woman's name was not released pending her arrest on theft charges.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 200 block of N. Duncan St. on Monday and removed stereo equipment, a 20-inch television and a videocassette recorder, all valued at nearly $400, from the living room.

Burglary: Power tools valued at $1,700 were stolen Sunday from Professional Mechanical Contractors in the 1100 block of Edison Highway by someone who entered after breaking a window.

Burglary: A generator valued at more than $400 was stolen Monday from a garage in the 1400 block of N. Wolfe St. by someone who entered through a door.

Assault: A man, 20, and a woman, 18, were arguing in her home in the 900 block of Rutland Ave. about midnight Monday when the man cut the woman's right wrist with a razor blade, shoved her across a room and then pointed a handgun at her. Police said a warrant has been issued for the arrest of Darryl Powell of the 800 block of McCabe Ave., charging him with aggravated assault and related offenses. Police said the woman refused medical treatment.

Central District

Stolen car: A rented brown 1999 Chevrolet Malibu with Virginia tags RAK 7730 was stolen Monday in the 600 block of Cathedral St.

Northern District

Shooting: A boy, 16, was walking in the 600 block of Benninghaus Road about 1: 10 p.m. Monday listening to his portable radio when he heard a gunshot, felt pain in his upper right leg and fell to the pavement. Police said the victim walked home, and a friend drove him to Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Baltimore County

Parkville Precinct

Burglary: Someone broke into a house in the first block of Fuller Ave. through a side patio window Monday and stole several pieces of jewelry valued at more than $1,000.

School burglary: Between Saturday evening and Monday morning, someone broke into Parkville High School in the 2600 block of Putty Hill Ave. through a rear window and removed more than $70 from a classroom closet.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 6400 block of Falkirk Road through a rear bedroom window between Saturday and Monday and stole a videocassette recorder of unknown value.

Woodlawn Precinct

Burglary: Police responding to a burglar alarm early Monday at a house in the 7900 block of Subet Road traced the intruder's footprints in snow to nearby Washington Avenue. A search failed to locate the burglar, but stereo equipment the man had removed from the house was recovered near the dwelling.

Burglary: Currency, coins and a television, all valued at $2,000, were stolen Sunday from a house in the 9700 block of Old Court Road by someone who entered through a basement door.

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