Police Blotter


November 11, 2003|By Richard Irwin

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

Baltimore City

Northeastern District

Arrests: Charles Townes, 32, of the 5900 block of St. Regis Road and Harolyn Goode, 43, of the 5400 block of Radecke Ave. were arrested Saturday at separate locations by members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force on charges of first-degree murder in the beating death of Derrick A. Hester, 44, of the 4200 block of Seidel Ave. Hester was attacked with a pool stick Oct. 20 in a bar in the 4300 block of Belair Road and died Oct. 26.

Northern District

Carjacking: Police were seeking two men who forced a woman, 34, out of her silver-colored 2002 Pontiac Grand Am in the 2600 block of Greenmount Ave. at 8 a.m. Saturday and drove away. The car had tags LLN 128.

Carjacking: A man was stopped about 8 p.m. Saturday at a traffic signal in the 4400 block of Greenspring Ave. when two men, one with a handgun, forced him out of his 1997 Ford Explorer with tags M699100 and drove away.

Southeastern District

Shooting: An unidentified man remained in critical condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital after being shot in the head by an unknown assailant about 7:40 p.m. Sunday in the 3100 block of McElderry St.

Central District

Robbery: A woman, 20, was stepping from her car in the first block of W. Biddle St. late Sunday when a man grabbed her arm and robbed her of $25.

Southern District

Robbery: A deliveryman for Pizza Time was trying to find a house in the 2400 block of Hollins Ferry Road about 3:20 p.m. Sunday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of four pizzas valued at $30.30.

Eastern District

Shooting: Brandon Divers, 21, was reported in good condition at Johns Hopkins Hospital yesterday after an unknown man shot him in the shoulder about 7:10 p.m. Saturday as he walked in an alley in the 1600 block of Latrobe St.

Southwestern District

Burglary: Four mountain bicycles -- all valued at $375 -- were stolen Sunday from a garage in the 600 block of Winans Way.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Arrest: During an argument with his girlfriend in their house in the 6000 block of Marquette Ave. early Sunday, a man retrieved a shotgun and fired it at her and two other women as the three fled the house. No one was injured. Arrested and charged with attempted murder was Donald Johnson, 33.

Essex Precinct

Vandalism: Fifty vehicles parked on Choctaw Court and Pawnee Road in Middle River had at least one tire punctured between 7:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. Sunday.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: A 2003 Suzuki motorcycle valued at $7,000, and with unknown temporary tags, was stolen from a shed in the 3100 block of Paper Mill Road between Nov. 1 and Sunday.

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