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


November 21, 2001|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Eastern District

Shooting: Two men in their 20s were standing in the 100 block of S. Wolfe St. about 7:30 last night when a man carrying a large-caliber, semiautomatic handgun shot one in the upper left chest and the other in the left foot and right leg. The man shot in the chest managed to run to the 100 block of S. Broadway before collapsing against a police car, and getting help from officers. The shooting victims were being treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Robbery: An employee of Wendy's in the 2000 block of Harford Road was opening the restaurant about 9 a.m. Monday when two gunmen forced him inside. Moments later, three other employees arrived and all four were robbed of their money, along with an undisclosed sum belonging to the business. Before fleeing, the gunmen robbed one employee of his keys and drove off in his silver 1998 Ford Taurus with tags JFG 505.

Theft: Jewelry, clothing and video tapes - all valued at $2,200 - were stolen Monday from a house in the 1900 block of E. 20th St. A female suspect known to the victim was being sought.

Burglary: Someone entered a city Health Department office in the 600 block of N. Caroline St. between Friday and Monday and stole a computer and videocassette recorder.

Southeastern District

Burglary: A laptop computer, video equipment, luggage, speakers, and electronics - all valued at nearly $8,000 - were stolen overnight Sunday from Alexander & Tom in the Can Company building in the 2400 block of Boston St.

Theft: A laptop computer valued at $2,200 was stolen Monday from a Toyota Corolla parked in the 700 block of Aliceanna St.

Baltimore County

Parkville Precinct

Robbery/arrests: Two men, one with a handgun, robbed High's dairy store in the 8700 block of Satyr Hill Road of cash and cigarettes about 11 a.m. Monday. After the robbery, Officer Brian Hauer spotted the suspected getaway car occupied by two men, seen leaving the store's parking lot, and pursued it. It was involved in two accidents before being stopped on Northern Parkway by Hauer and city police. In the car, police recovered cash and cigarettes believed taken in the robbery, and a handgun. Charged with armed robbery and a handgun violation were Torrence Brown, 31, of the 2500 block of E. Biddle St., and Charles Harris, 35, of the 1600 block of Ingram Road.

Burglary: Someone broke into Carney Village Nails in the 9600 block of Harford Road overnight Sunday and stole more than $500 and checkbooks.

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: A 23-year-old woman was walking along Fontana Lane near Philadelphia Road about 10 a.m. Sunday when a man armed with an unknown weapon stole her purse containing a $72 money order, credit cards and personal items.

Cockeysville Precinct

Theft: A Browning 12-gauge shotgun with serial number 01243PT151 was stolen between April and Nov. 16 from a house in the 2000 block of Corbett Road.

Burglary: Someone entered Gibby's Seafood in the 2300 block of York Road through a roof vent early Monday and stole a cash register containing $300.

Garrison Precinct

Burglary: An undetermined sum of cash was stolen from the Moose Lodge in the 1100 block of Westminster Pike over the weekend by someone who entered through a rear door.

Woodlawn Precinct

Burglary: Jewelry, music tapes and a DVD player were stolen Monday from an apartment in the 3100 block of Woodford Place by someone who entered through a door.

Burglary: A diamond ring of unknown value was stolen Monday from a house in the 10000 block of Craftswood Road.

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