Police Blotter


December 30, 2003|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Central District

Robbery: Police were seeking a gunman who robbed a woman, 30, of $100, a cellular phone valued at $150 and her Israeli passport as she walked in the 100 block of W. Saratoga St. about 10:20 p.m. Saturday.

Carjacking: A female motorist, 29, was stopped for a traffic signal at Druid Hill Avenue and Laurens Street about 10 p.m. Saturday when two unarmed men entered her rented 2003 Chevrolet Cavalier with unknown tags. During a struggle, one of the men struck the woman in the mouth before forcing her from the vehicle and driving away.

Purse snatch: A 29-year-old woman was walking in the 600 block of Mosher St. about 11 p.m. Sunday when a male riding a bicycle stole her purse containing personal property. The woman reported the incident at 8 a.m. yesterday.

Theft from vehicle: Clothing valued at $200 was stolen during the weekend from a 1993 Lincoln Continental parked in the 300 block of Jasper St.

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 500 block of Brune St. through the rear door Sunday and stole $180 from a bedroom dresser.

Southeastern District

Robbery: A man entered Little Tavern Shops in the 3500 block of Eastern Ave. about 10 p.m. Sunday, threatened a cook with a syringe and ordered the employee to give him the contents of the cash register. The man fled with an undisclosed sum. The employee was not injured.

Theft from vehicle: A compact disc stereo valued at $200 was stolen Sunday from a 1998 Ford Explorer parked in the 100 block of N. Chester St.

Theft from vehicle: A laptop computer valued at $1,700 was stolen Sunday from a 1994 Hyundai parked in the 700 block of Aliceanna St.

Northern District

Stolen vehicle: A 2000 four-door Mitsubishi with tags GSE 335 was stolen Sunday in the 3600 block of' Frisby St.

Northwestern District

Burglary: Someone entered a building that contains several businesses in the 4800 block of Seton Drive during the weekend and stole a 21-inch television.

Southern District

Burglary: Two televisions and crystal glassware - all valued at more than $400 - were stolen Sunday from a house in the 100 block of W. Fort Ave.

Burglary: A laptop computer, stereo speakers, power and hand tools -all valued at $3,400 - were stolen Sunday from a house in the 400 block of E. Randall St. by someone who entered after breaking a window.

Baltimore County

Essex Precinct

Burglary: Two dirt bikes - valued at $1,700 - were stolen during the weekend from a shed in the 400 block of Dorsey Road.

Parkville Precinct

Stolen vehicle: A 1992 Dodge van with tags M685297 was stolen Sunday from the driveway of a house in the 7000 block of Connection Road.

Franklin Precinct

Burglary: A gas-powered scooter was stolen Saturday from the storage locker of an apartment building in the first block of Straw Hat Road.

Robbery: A deliveryman for Oriole Pizza was making a delivery in the 8200 block of Vosges Road about 11:50 p.m. Saturday when three men, one with a handgun, knocked him down and robbed him of more than $100, a cellular phone and the food order. The employee was not injured.

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