Police Blotter


January 16, 2003|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Southern District

Escapee caught: Convicted killer David J. Jensen, 31, who walked off a pre-release center work detail in November, was arrested Tuesday at his mother's home in the 1100 block of Wicomico St. by members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force. An anonymous tip led to Jensen's arrest. Also arrested, and charged with harboring a fugitive, were Jensen's mother, Virginia Jensen, 47, and her boyfriend, Robert D. Bunn, 30. David Jensen was convicted of second-degree murder in 1989 and sentenced to 25 years in prison.

Theft: Construction equipment valued at $2,600 was stolen Tuesday from a building site in the 600 block of W. Patapsco Ave.

Eastern District

Shooting: A man, 42, was walking in the 2400 block of Homewood Ave. about 7 p.m. Tuesday when an unknown assailant shot him in the back. He was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Southeastern District

Robbery: Three men, one with a handgun, robbed Pat's Meat Market in the 300 block of Cornwall St. of $145 about 11 p.m. Tuesday and fled in a Dodge pickup truck with tags A022696.

Northern District

Stolen vehicle: A white four-door 1994 Toyota with tags BCH 619 was stolen Tuesday in the 2800 block of St. Paul St.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Carjacking: A 20-year-old man was forced out of his car at knifepoint by two teen-age males he had picked up on Hazelwood Avenue shortly after 8 p.m. Tuesday. He was ordered to stop and get out on Flintshire Road, and the youths rode off in his black 1990 Honda Accord with tags HTT 122.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary/assault: When the live-in manager of Deer Tree Apartments in the 200 block of Lord Byron Lane told two men arguing outside her apartment about 6 p.m. Tuesday to be quiet and move or she would call the police, one of the men broke into her apartment, struck her in the face and broke her telephone. Arrested at the scene and charged with burglary and assault was David Tyler, 22, of the first block of S. Ellwood Ave. in Baltimore.

Essex Precinct

Robbery: A woman, 22, was standing at a bus stop in the first block of Stemmers Run Road about 6:15 p.m. Tuesday when two males robbed her of her purse.

North Point Precinct

Theft/arrest: A man, 26, of the 7500 block of Holabird Ave. was charged Tuesday with stealing DVDs valued at $129 from Sears at Eastpoint Mall.

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: A woman, 70, was stepping from her car at Beltway Plaza Shopping Center about 10 a.m. Tuesday when a man stole her purse containing nearly $100.

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