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


March 20, 2002|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Southeastern District

Shooting: Two men were arguing over drugs in the 100 block of N. Curley St. about 3 p.m. Monday when one shot the other three times in the back. The victim, 22, was in serious but stable condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Vandalism: Police were seeking the person who spray-painted an obscene message on the window of a 1990 Honda Accord parked in the 100 block of S. Curley St. between Sunday night and Monday.

Burglary: Two laptop computers were stolen from a U.S. Army recruiting office in the 500 block of S. Conkling St. overnight Sunday.

Southwestern District

Robbery: A gunman robbed Dana's tire shop in the 400 block of N. Warwick Ave. of more than $200 about 4 p.m. Monday.

Theft: A male resident of the 900 block of N. Rosedale St. awakened about 9 p.m. Monday to see his brother stealing his 19-inch-screen television. No arrest had been made.

Southern District

Theft/arrest: Officer Bernadette Mosher was walking on patrol in the 1000 block of E. Patapsco Ave. on Monday when a man carrying a briefcase suddenly turned and began walking away. Suspicious, Mosher stopped and questioned the man, who said he owned the briefcase. However, a photo inside it did not match the man. An investigation revealed the briefcase was stolen from the man's employer, Bob's Automotive in the 1000 block of E. Patapsco Ave. The man, 34, was charged with theft.

Baltimore County

Woodlawn Precinct

Injured officer/arrests: Pursuing two of three youths who jumped from a stolen Lexus automobile at an apartment complex near Rolling Road, Officer Ivory Bing stepped into a depression and broke his right foot. Other officers caught the youths, who were charged with auto theft. Bing was treated at Northwest Hospital Center and relieved of duty.

Garrison Precinct

Robbery: About 8:30 p.m. Monday, a gunman ordered the cashier at Loews Theater at Valley Center in the 9600 block of Reisterstown Road, Owings Mills, to give up the contents of the cash register. The robber fled with more than $300.

North Point Precinct

Theft: A folder containing more than $400 was stolen Monday night from a dentist's office in the 2500 block of North Point Road.

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