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

Police Blotter

April 30, 2001|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Central District

Drug arrest: Police were in the 700 block of Dolphin St. about 7:20 p.m. Saturday when they observed a man allegedly selling marijuana from the porch of his home. Officers arrested the man and seized two handguns, a least a pound of marijuana and about $2,000. Hubert L. Rice, 29, was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and illegal possession of two deadly weapons.

Southeastern District

Robbery: Two male teens robbed a woman, 40, of her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $45, in the 6600 block of Bushey St. about 5 p.m. Friday.

Robbery: A man, 29, was seated in his 1994 Cadillac deVille in the 1600 block of Broening Highway on Saturday when two men, one with a knife, forced him from the car. During the incident, the victim was stabbed in the right side. The robbers drove off in the car, which has tags GMB 605.

Robbery: A man in his 20s assaulted a boy, 7, in the 100 block of S. Ann St. about 11:30 a.m. Saturday and stole the child's electric-powered scooter, valued at $800. The child was not injured.

Southern District

Theft: Hand and power tools -- all valued at nearly $400 -- were stolen Friday from a 1999 GMC van parked in the 5000 block of Curtis Ave.

Northern District

Robbery: After a girl, 16, exited a bus in the 3400 block of Greenmount Ave. about 6 p.m. Saturday, she was assaulted by at least three other girls, who stole her purse containing cash and property, valued at more than $100.

Theft: A compact disc player, 15 compact discs and clothing -- all valued at more than $600 -- were stolen Saturday from a 1991 Volvo parked in the first block of E. Bishops Road.

Burglary: A lawn mower, chain saw, weed eater and deep-fat fryer -- all valued at nearly $1,300 -- were stolen Saturday from a storage shed in the 4400 block of Wrenwood Ave.

Theft: A man at a cookout Saturday in the 3600 block of Old York Road abruptly left after someone saw him take more than $200 from the hostess' purse. The thief is known to the victim.

Theft: Several diamond rings of unknown value were stolen Saturday from Famous Pawn Shop in the 400 block of E. 33rd St.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary/assault: Warrants were expected to be issued for the arrest of a woman who assaulted a female resident of the 8500 block of Coco Road on Saturday after she broke a door window with her shoe, entered the home and tried to steal the victim's dog. The suspect, a resident of the 7700 block of Belair Road in Fullerton, fled. The victim suffered minor injuries and was treated at an area hospital.

Burglary: A red 2000 Polaris Scramble 400 cc all-terrain vehicle valued at more than $5,000 was stolen during the weekend from a storage shed in the 5700 block of Daybreak Terrace.

Woodlawn Precinct

Robbery: After two men paid for food at the drive-through window at McDonald's restaurant in the 1600 block of Belmont Ave. about 10:30 p.m. Friday, the driver of a silver-colored Lexus reached through the open window, sprayed the cashier with rubbing alcohol and grabbed the cash drawer. The men drove off with more than $100. The cashier was not injured.

Assault: Two boys, both 15, were riding their bicycles on Molton Way near Hithergreen Drive about 8 p.m. Friday when they were struck by an unknown make and model car with unknown tags and occupied by two men. Before the car sped off, the driver drove over the bicycles. The boys were not injured.

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