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


May 09, 2002|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Western District

Robbery: A woman, 25, was seated in her parked car in the 2300 block of W. North Ave. about 11 a.m. Tuesday when a man placed an unknown weapon to her back and robbed her of gold and diamond jewelry valued at more than $1,000.

Southeastern District

Theft from vehicle: A silver watch and a CB radio were stolen Tuesday from a 1993 Dodge pickup truck parked in the first block of N. Lakewood Ave. They were valued at $600.

Eastern District

Burglary: An exercise bicycle valued at $900 was stolen Tuesday from Matthews Auto Sales in the 3300 block of E. Monument St.

Southern District

Theft/arrest: A man, 46, was arrested yesterday and charged with stealing a 12-foot aluminum ladder he was carrying from the side of a nearby house in the 700 block of S. Hanover St.

Southwestern District

Burglary: Stereo equipment, a 27-inch television, video games, 35 DVDs and 200 compact discs -- all valued at more than $1,000 -- were stolen Tuesday from a house in the 5000 block of Westhills Road.

Robbery: Police were seeking several men who attacked a 16-year-old boy as he walked in the 200 block of S. Catherine St. on Monday evening and robbed him of $100.

Northwestern District

Burglary: Basketball jerseys, T-shirts, boots and cash -- all valued at nearly $800 -- were stolen Tuesday from Cut Masters Barber Shop in the 3800 block of Garrison Blvd.

Baltimore County

Parkville Precinct

Robbery/arrests: Two teen-age boys were arrested Monday evening shortly after they assaulted three other youths in the 8200 block of Harford Road and robbed one of them of his motor scooter. The scooter was recovered. The youths were charged as juveniles with assault and robbery, assault and theft and released into their parents' custody.

Arrest/threat: After a boy, 17, was arrested Tuesday for shoplifting, he threatened to "blow up the police station" as he was being booked. Police said a charge of threatening to destroy government property was pending.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Computer equipment, a refrigerator and an air compressor -- all valued at $2,450 -- were stolen between Saturday and Monday from Environmental Technologies Group in the 1400 block of Taylor Ave.

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