Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes from police...


April 24, 2001|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Southeastern District

Shooting: A man, 28, was shot in the upper right leg about 2:15 a.m. Sunday outside Steelworkers Hall in the 500 block of Dundalk Ave. and treated at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Police said the shooting may be related to the assault of a man, 19, minutes earlier outside the hall. That man was struck several times with a baseball bat and also was treated at Bayview. No arrests had been made.

Robbery: Two men - one with a handgun - robbed a man, 31, of more than $100 about 4:30 a.m. Sunday in the 1500 block of E. Pratt St.

Southern District

Stolen vehicle: A 1994 Dodge van with handicap tags 86983 was stolen Saturday from the parking lot of Club Paradox in the 1300 block of Russell St.

Western District

Shooting: A man, 23, of the 800 block of W. Saratoga St., was riding a bicycle in the 800 block of W. Lexington St. about 5:30 p.m. Sunday when he heard several gunshots. After dropping the bicycle and running, he realized he had been shot in the right knee. He was reported in stable condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Shooting: During a pick-up basketball game Sunday at Evergreen Park in the 600 block of Braddish Ave., two players got into an argument. One of them got a handgun from a duffel bag and fired several shots at the other, hitting him once in the left buttock. The victim was in stable condition yesterday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. No arrest had been made.

Robbery: A gunman robbed Kentucky Fried Chicken in the 1600 block of W. North Ave. of an undisclosed sum of money about 11 p.m. Saturday.

Baltimore County

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: After a man and woman gave a man, 42, a ride from Hillen Road in Baltimore to the 1900 block of E. Joppa Road about 7 p.m. Sunday, the couple robbed him of more than $180.

Robbery: A gunman robbed Payless Shoes in the 2400 block of Cleanleigh Drive of an undisclosed sum of money about 4 p.m. Sunday.

Burglary: After breaking a door with a chunk of concrete, three men entered the Royal Farms store in the 2700 block of Taylor Ave. about 2:45 a.m. Sunday and stole cigarettes valued at more than $900.

Burglary: White cast-iron lawn furniture valued at $800 was stolen during the weekend from the rear yard of a house in the 9000 block of Harford Road.

Essex Precinct

Burglary: A chain saw, cordless electric drill and hand tools were stolen during the weekend from a shed in the 500 block of S. Marlyn Ave. Police said at least two people lifted the shed off its foundation and removed the items.

Burglary: A clothes washer and clothes dryer were stolen Saturday from a house in the 800 block of Bowleys Quarters Road.

Burglary: A videocassette recorder was stolen from a house in the 100 block of Bladen Road overnight Saturday.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: Two bicycles, hand tools, a yellow auto ramp and bicycle helmets were stolen between April 12 and Sunday from a storage locker in the basement of an apartment building in the first block of Brookebury Drive in Reisterstown.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered a doctor's office in the 1600 block of Bellona Ave. through the front door during the weekend and stole $50.

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