Police Blotter


October 31, 2003|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Northeastern District

Shooting: A man was shot in the neck about 7 p.m. yesterday in the 5200 block of Eastbury Ave. and was reported in critical condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Details of the shooting were not available.

Central District

Theft: Two cases of liquor valued at $400 were stolen Wednesday from a delivery truck parked in the 500 block of Gold St.

Southern District

Theft: An 11-year-old boy was released to his parents' custody Wednesday after he was caught trying to steal several syringes from a health clinic in the 900 block of E. Fort Ave.

Theft: A $500 air compressor was stolen Wednesday from a house under renovation in the 1500 block of Covington St.

Western District

Robbery/shooting: Eugene Banks, 51, was walking in the 1900 block of Ridgehill Ave. early Wednesday when a gunman robbed him of $30, then shot him in the right knee. He was treated at Shock Trauma.

Southeastern District

Theft: A power nail gun valued at $781 was stolen Wednesday from a Dodge pickup truck in the 100 block of Albemarle St.

Theft: More than 270 porcelain train cabooses - valued at $27,200 - were stolen Wednesday from a trans-ocean container parked in the 4300 block of Eastern Ave.

Burglary: A combination radio/compact disc player valued at $200 was stolen Wednesday from a house in the 700 block of S. Bond St.

Baltimore County

Essex Precinct

Vandalism: Between late Tuesday and 5 a.m. Wednesday, at least 16 vehicles parked in the 12900 block of Bogby Road were vandalized by someone who slashed one tire on each vehicle, causing thousands of dollars in damage.

Parkville Precinct

Burglary: Computer equipment of unknown value were stolen Wednesday from offices in the Satyr Hill Office Building in the 8800 block of Satyr Hill Road. Walls and office equipment also were damaged.

North Point Precinct

Burglary/arrest: Fleeing an apartment in the 2900 block of Yorkway after a burglary, a man in his 40s was chased on foot and arrested Wednesday night.

Garrison Precinct

Stabbing/arrest: Two 15-year- old girls were arguing in the 4000 block of Paige View Road in Randallstown about 5 p.m. yesterday when one of them was stabbed in the stomach with a kitchen knife. The victim, whose name was not released, was flown to Johns Hopkins Hospital and admitted to its pediatric intensive care unit, said Sgt. Vickie Warehime. Her condition was not available. The other girl was arrested at the scene.

Robbery try/arrests: Two 16-year-old girls were arrested Tuesday night and charged with attempted robbery of a Domino's Pizza deliveryman in the 3800 block of Twin Lakes Court. The victim, 50, was sprayed with a chemical irritant when he resisted. The girls were traced to a nearby dwelling, arrested and later released to their parents.

Church burglary: Someone broke into Words To Life Ministries on Tollgate Road on Wednesday through a side window and stole a television, videocassette recorder, camcorder and cash.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Fifty rolls of U.S. postage stamps valued at $1,850 were stolen Wednesday from Metropolis Funding in the 200 block of Bosley Ave. by someone who entered through a door.

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