Police Blotter


October 06, 2003|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Southern District

Shooting: Vander Davis, 35, of the 2500 block of Ridgely St. was walking near Kent and Maisel streets in Westport about 1 p.m. Saturday when two men, one with a handgun, demanded money. Davis fled and was shot once in the left leg and was found by police near the Interstate 295 exit ramp. Near the shooting scene, police recovered a .380-caliber semiautomatic handgun believed used in the shooting. Davis was treated at an area hospital. No arrest had been made.

Burglary: A chandelier, front and rear outside dwelling lights, paint and a shop vacuum - all valued at nearly $400 - were stolen over the weekend from a house in the 1500 block of S. Hanover St. by someone who pried open a window with a crowbar left at the scene.

Southeastern District

Robbery try: Two male employees of Andy's Sub Shop in the first block of S. Highland Ave. were about to deliver a food order to a house in the 300 block of S. Bonsal St. on Friday night when a man armed with a handgun demanded money. When the employees realized the weapon was a BB pistol, they took it from the gunman, who fled. The employees delivered at least two more orders before calling police.

Northern District

Robbery: A man, 33, was walking in the 2000 block of N. Charles St. about 9:30 a.m. Saturday when four men knocked him to the pavement and robbed him of cash and property - all valued at nearly $500.

Baltimore County

Cockeysville Precinct

Robbery: While one man removed an undisclosed sum of money from an office at Holiday Inn in the 2000 block of Greenspring Drive about 1:30 a.m. Saturday, his armed accomplice robbed a security officer of a cellular phone and a two-way radio. No arrests had been made.

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