Police Blotter


March 05, 2004|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Southern District

Assault: Police were seeking a man who entered a house in the 100 block of W. Heath St. about 4 p.m. Wednesday and threatened a man and a woman with a knife. Before fleeing, the intruder damaged a door and a 32-inch television.

Central District

Theft: A woman, 40, was crossing the 1400 block of Mount Royal Ave. Tuesday afternoon when she dropped her purse. Before she could retrieve it, an unknown female motorist stopped her car, got out, picked up the purse and sped away. The purse contained a passport, credit cards and personal items.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary: While a man talked to a woman in the back yard of her house in the 6600 block of Kenwood Ave. Wednesday afternoon about doing some repair work, a second man entered the dwelling and stole a camera, cash and jewelry - all valued at $2,400. Both rode off in a black truck.

Drug arrest: Ticketing a woman for speeding on northbound Interstate 95 near the Beltway split yesterday, Cpl. John Irwin of the Maryland Transportation Authority Police noticed several air-fresheners inside the vehicle. Suspecting the vehicle contained drug contraband, the officer searched the woman's 1991 Cadillac with her consent and found a small quantity of marijuana. Charged with possession of the drug was Geneva L. Hurley, 36, of Hope Mills, N.C.

Essex Precinct

Arrests: - Officer Pearin Holt was patrolling the 6000 block of Rossville Blvd. about 2:30 a.m. Wednesday when he spotted two men with pry tools kneeling behind a medical building. The men, ages 32 and 23, were arrested and charged with attempted burglary. Their names were not available.

Parkville Precinct

Stabbing: A teen-ager told police he was walking in the rear of Parkville Middle School in the 8700 block of Avondale Road about 1:40 a.m. Wednesday when he was attacked by another male and stabbed. The victim was treated at Franklin Square Hospital Center.

Franklin Precinct

Burglary: An undisclosed sum of money was stolen Wednesday from Video World in the 11700 block of Reisterstown Road.

Burglary: Someone broke into Franklin High School in the 12000 block of Reisterstown Road between Monday and Wednesday and stole $30 from an office desk drawer.

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