Police Blotter


March 26, 2004|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 3100 block of Lyndale Ave. about 5 p.m. yesterday, and managed to flee to a nearby Food Depot in the 2400 block of Belair Road. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Details of the incident were not available.

Southeastern District

Arrest: Jerod Reaves, 17, was arrested yesterday morning at his home in the 1800 block of Gertrude St. by members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force, and charged in a warrant as an adult with attempted murder in a Feb. 7 shooting. The victim, Elliott McClain, was wounded in an arm, the left leg and back in the first block of N. Highland Ave.

FOR THE RECORD - A police blotter item in yesterday's editions of The Sun incorrectly stated injuries sustained by shooting victim Elliott McClain. McClain, 22, was hit in the eye, arm and back during a shooting Feb. 7 in the first block of N. Highland Ave. A separate item incorrectly reported the gender of two people stabbed in the 4200 block of Pennington Ave. The two victims were women. Both are in serious but stable condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center, police said. The Sun regrets the errors.

Burglary: Four cases of beer valued at $48 were stolen Wednesday from San Luis Restaurant in the 200 block of S. Broadway.

Northern District

Shooting: Police were seeking a gunman who shot an 18-year-old man in the leg about 9 p.m. Wednesday as the victim sat on the porch of a house in the 700 block of E. 35th St. The victim was reported in fair condition at Union Memorial Hospital.

Southern District

Stabbings: Two men were stabbed in the back about 6:15 p.m. yesterday during an altercation with two other men in the 4200 block of Pennington Ave. in Curtis Bay. Both were treated at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Police reported one arrest in the incident.

Baltimore County

Woodlawn Precinct

Bomb scare/arrest: A 13-year-old boy enrolled at Southwest Academy in the 6100 block of Johnnycake Road was arrested Tuesday and charged as a juvenile with making a bomb threat that afternoon against the school. About 2 p.m., someone using a cellular phone called 911 and said a bomb had been placed in a school locker. The school was evacuated and every locker searched. No explosive device was found. Police traced the call to the suspect's home, where he was arrested. He was subsequently released into his parents' custody.

Franklin Precinct

Murder try/arrest: A 39-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday and charged with attempting to kill her ex-boyfriend. The two had been arguing on Tufton Avenue near Mantua Mill Road about 4 p.m. when the woman pointed a handgun at the man. The woman then tried to run the man down with her car, but lost control of the vehicle and struck a tree. She was treated for injuries at Greater Baltimore Medical Center and then arrested. Charged with attempted murder was Leah Reeves of the first block of W. 20th St., Baltimore. Police said the gun was a pellet pistol.

Burglary: Someone broke into a house in the 12000 block of Ridge Valley Drive Wednesday and removed $6,000 from a file cabinet.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Seventy-five DVDs and 10 video games were stolen Wednesday from a house in the first block of Willow Ave.

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