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

Police Blotter

February 21, 2000|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Central District

Shooting: A man, 22, was shot several times in the upper body late Saturday and was in critical condition yesterday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Charles Thomas Braxton, whose address was not available, was found by a police officer about 10 p.m. in an alley in the 2400 block of Lakeview Ave. in Reservoir Hill. Police had no suspect and knew of no motive.

Southeastern District

Robberies/arrests: Two teen-age males were arrested Friday and charged with robbing and assaulting two youths. The victims, 18 and 17, were robbed at gunpoint of $27 and other property about 9 p.m. Friday in the 3200 block of Dillon St. Officer Danielle Riley drove the victims around the area and they spotted the robbers in Patterson Park. The robbers were identified and charged, and Riley recovered a handgun believed used in the robbery. A 17-year-old resident of the first block of N. Port St. and a boy, 15, were processed at Central Booking and Intake Center.

Rape: Police were seeking a man the victim knows in the rape Wednesday night of a woman, 19, in the 3200 block of E. Baltimore St. She was treated at Mercy Medical Center.

Northern District

Burglary: A 32-inch screen television and a videocassette recorder, all valued at $800, were stolen Saturday from a house in the 3000 block of Oakford Ave.

Theft from vehicle: A compact disc player and 30 compact discs, all valued at $700, were stolen Saturday from a 1995 Dodge Neon parked in the first block of E. 21st St. A passenger-side window, valued at $125, was broken to gain entry.

Northwestern District

Stolen car: A silver-colored 1998 Chevrolet Camaro with tags CMP 385 was stolen Saturday in the 5100 block of Nelson Ave.

Baltimore County

Woodlawn Precinct

Robbery: Claiming to be a patient in need of medicine, a man gained entry to a doctor's office in the 7100 block of Liberty Road about 11: 15 a.m. Wednesday, assaulted a female employee, 45, and robbed her of more than $100, a gold ring with diamonds and a gold chain.

Theft/arrests: Four boys between 10 and 13 were arrested Saturday and charged as juveniles with stealing more than $60 worth of clothing from the Value City outlet in the 5700 block of Baltimore National Pike. They were detained by a store security officer who turned them over to county police. The boys were released in the custody of their parents.

Theft/arrests: Two girls, 14 and 16, were arrested Saturday when they tried to leave the Montgomery Ward store at Security Square Mall, in the 6900 block of Security Blvd., without paying for more than $260 worth of clothing.

Theft: A resident of the first block of Kimball Ridge Court reported Saturday that between Jan. 18 and Jan. 30, while a roommate was moving out of his apartment, someone stole a camcorder, jewelry and a camera, all valued at more than $1,400.

Towson Precinct

Robbery: A woman, 19, was walking in the 100 block of York Road about 1: 15 a.m. Saturday when a man, who implied he was armed with a handgun, forced her to the rear of the Jiffy Lube outlet and ordered her to remove her clothing. She resisted and the man robbed her of a set of keys, a duffel bag and a wallet containing more than $20. The victim ran home and called police.

North Point Precinct

Robbery: A man with a knife robbed the 7-Eleven store in the 7200 block of E. Baltimore St. of $55 and cigarettes valued at more than $150 about 3 a.m. Saturday. Police said the same man robbed the store of money Tuesday.

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