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

Police Blotter

May 17, 2000|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Western District

Shooting: A man, 28, was with his son in the 1200 block of Harlem Ave. about 3: 25 p.m. yesterday when three men, one with a sawed-off shotgun and another with a large-caliber handgun, came out of a nearby alley. The father turned to flee and the man with the handgun fired several shots, hitting him in the upper right leg. The child was not hurt. The victim was in stable condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Eastern District

Shooting: Two men in their early 20s were wounded when several gunshots were fired from a vehicle about 9: 15 p.m. Monday in the 1700 block of E. Chase St. One was shot in the back and the other in the left shoulder and right leg. Both were treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Robbery: After delivering goods to a carryout restaurant, a driver for Holly Farms Poultry was sitting in his truck in the 1300 block of E. North Ave. about 4 p.m. Monday when a gunman robbed him of nearly $500.

Robbery: A man with a knife robbed a woman, 35, of $100 about 7 p.m. Monday in the 2500 block of Madison St.

Burglary: A coffee table and two end tables, all valued at more than $300, were stolen Monday from a house in the 2300 block of Madison St.

Purse snatch: A woman, 28, was in the 700 block of Glover St. about 6 p.m. Monday when a man stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $30.

Central District

Robbery: A gunman robbed America's Cash Express, a check-cashing business in the first block of E. North Ave., of more than $2,000 about 5: 30 p.m. Monday.

Theft: A 9 mm Smith & Wesson Model 915 semiautomatic handgun and tools, all valued at more than $300, were stolen Saturday from a 1999 Toyota pickup truck parked in the 200 block of N. Eutaw St. The theft was reported Monday.

Theft: An empty cash register valued at $400 was stolen from a 1990 Nissan Pathfinder parked in the first block of Clay St. on Monday by someone who broke a window to gain entry.

Southeastern District

Burglary: Jewelry and Beanie Babies, all valued at nearly $100, were stolen Monday from a house in the 100 block of S. Wolfe St.

Southern District

Robbery: A boy, 15, was in the 2800 block of Denham Circle about 8 a.m. Monday when a gunman known as "Damon" robbed him of a silver bracelet valued at nearly $140.

Theft: A videocassette recorder and a 35 mm camera, all valued at more than $700, were stolen Monday from a basement apartment in the 1200 block of Ostend St.

Truck stolen: After the owner left the keys in the ignition, a 1995 International truck -- with tags 201 E72 -- was stolen Monday in the 1600 block of Wicomico St.

Theft: A generator, floor jack and drywall stilts -- all valued at more than $3,700 -- were stolen Saturday from a Ford F-250 pickup truck parked in the 3000 block of S. Hanover St. The theft was reported Monday.

Burglary: A 19-inch television, telephone and a cable-television control box, all valued at more than $200, were stolen Monday from a house in the 2600 block of Ridgely St.

Theft: Computer equipment and television video games, all valued at more than $4,000, were stolen from a house in the 2400 block of Wilgray Court between May 5 and Monday.

Burglary: Compact discs, video games and a telephone, all valued at more than $400, were stolen Monday from a house in the 1300 block of Shellbanks Road.

Baltimore County

Towson Precinct

Robbery: A woman, 24, was walking in woods behind the first block of Debonair Court about 11: 30 a.m. Monday when a man, who implied he was armed with a handgun, took her purse containing cash and property, all valued at more than $200.

Essex Precinct

Theft: A boy, 13, was arrested Monday and charged with entering a relative's home in the 4000 block of Chestnut Ave. during the weekend and stealing a cellular phone, pager, BB gun and jewelry, all valued at nearly $400.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: A burglar broke into a house in the 8000 block of McDonogh Road between 3 p.m. and 9 p.m. Monday, drank some beer and slept in the occupant's bed.

School burglary: A radio, adding machine and cash were stolen Monday from an office at Franklin High School in the 12000 block of Reisterstown Road.

Burglary: An undisclosed sum of money was stolen Sunday from Jennifer Convertibles in the 1800 block of Reisterstown Road.

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