Police Blotter


October 14, 2003|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Central District

Assault/arrest: Three males in their 20s were stabbed shortly after 1 a.m. Saturday during an altercation inside Hammerjacks in the 300 block of Guilford Ave. After one man was stabbed in the back, two friends went to his aid and also were stabbed - one in a hand and the other in the side. One victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital and two were taken to Mercy Medical Center. Charged with first-degree assault and a deadly weapon offense was Anthony W. Taylor, 23, whose address was not available. A knife believed used in the stabbings was recovered.

Northern District

Shooting: Police were seeking two men in the shooting of a male, 19, in the 600 block of E. 36th St. about 8:15 p.m. Sunday. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital for wounds to his chest and left wrist.

Arrest: Kelly Ryder, 26, was arrested Friday at her home in the 2900 block of Huntingdon Ave. by members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force on a charge of attempted murder. She is accused in the shooting of Julius Chase, 49, of the 1900 block of Riggs Ave. in her home Thursday.

Robbery: Police were seeking two males who stepped from a car in the 600 block of Cedarcroft Road about 9 p.m. Sunday and robbed the driver of another car stopped nearby of $60 and keys at gunpoint.

Eastern District

Carjacking/arrest: A 16-year-old boy was arrested Saturday afternoon and charged as a juvenile in a carjacking several hours earlier of a 2000 Mercury in the 2100 block of E. Fairmount Ave. He was arrested after a foot chase that began when the car struck a utility pole in the 1800 block of N. Broadway.

Southeastern District

Theft: A man posing as a Pepsi employee entered a High's store in the 6700 block of Brentwood Ave. about 7 a.m. Sunday and stole $40 from the cash register and money from the clerk's purse after distracting her. The impostor drove off in a maroon Dodge Neon with dealer tag 1A88967, police were told.

Baltimore County

Cockeysville Precinct

Arrests: Two Baltimore men, Kevin James, 32, of the 400 block of Swale Ave., and Anwar Robinson, 24, of the 5300 block of Eastbury Ave., were arrested outside Holiday Inn Express in the 2000 block of Greenspring Drive about 3:30 a.m. Sunday and charged with robbing the motel of $1,840 at gunpoint. The money was recovered.

Garrison Precinct

Robbery: Two female employees of Wet Seal, a clothing store at Owings Mill Mall, said they were riding in a car to a nearby bank for a night deposit about 6:30 p.m. Sunday when a gunman forced them to stop. The man entered the car and, after being driven a short distance, took a bank bag containing an undisclosed sum and fled.

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