Police Blotter


March 02, 2004|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Northwestern District

Victim named: A man fatally shot Wednesday in the 3000 block of Hanlon Ave. while seated at the wheel of a parked Lexus automobile was identified by city police yesterday as Wayne O'Neil Ellis, 29, of the 200 block of Melvin Ave. in Catonsville. No arrest had been made. Anyone with information is urged to call Detective Sean Jones at 410-396-2100.

Central District

Burglary/assault: A man, 34, was unloading his car in the alley behind his house in the 100 block of W. Lafayette Ave. about 7 p.m. Sunday when he noticed a man leaving the house carrying two cameras, a DVD player and video games. When the occupant approached, he was assaulted and knocked to the pavement. The attacker dropped the property while fleeing. Police said entry into the house was from a fire escape.

Northern District

Burglary: Gold jewelry, a digital camera and watch -- all valued at $32,000 -- were stolen over the weekend from a house in the 3600 block of Glengyle Ave.

Southwestern District

Burglary: Over the weekend, someone broke into Hunting Hill Swim Club on Nottingham Road and destroyed video games and pool equipment valued at $3,000. A change machine containing an unknown amount in coins was stolen.

Baltimore County

Woodlawn Precinct

Robbery/arrests: Two Baltimore men were arrested about 3:30 a.m. Saturday and charged with the armed robbery of a man, 30, of his cash and a cellular phone as he left AMF Bowling Center in the 6400 block of Security Blvd. about 30 minutes earlier. The victim and a witness rode after the robbers' car into the city, using a cell phone to tell police the location. At Reisterstown Road and Northern Parkway, city and county police arrested Ricky Weathersbee, 22, of the 2300 block of Seamon Ave. and Judge Johnson, 27, of the 5600 block of Purdue Ave.

Franklin Precinct

Robbery: A male, 19, was seated in his car in the 10300 block of Reisterstown Road about 9 p.m. Sunday when a robber struck him with a gun and took $60.

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