Police Blotter


April 09, 2004|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Southern District

Arrests: Two men charged in warrants with first-degree murder in a slaying Sunday have been arrested by members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force. Arrested about 4 a.m. yesterday was Darren Johnson, 22, of the 2800 block of Plainfield Road in Dundalk. The other suspect, Calvin McCrea, 20, of the 1800 block of Dover St., was arrested Wednesday. The victim, Robert Howard Jenkins, 29, of Lansdowne, died of multiple gunshot wounds early Sunday in the 1800 block of Dover.

Theft: An Eddie Murray Baltimore Orioles jersey was stolen from its wooden display frame at the club level of Oriole Park at Camden Yards after the game Wednesday night. Orioles spokesman Bill Stetka said it was reported missing about 11 p.m. by stadium security. Anyone with information is asked to call the Maryland Stadium Authority at 410-576-0300, or police at 410-396-2499.

Theft: Four 17-inch chrome rims valued at $1,200 were stolen Wednesday from the trunk of a 2003 Mitsubishi Galant in the 2100 block of W. Patapsco Ave.

Burglary: Two bicycles, valued at $218, were stolen Wednesday from the back yard of a house in the 2400 block of S. Paca St.

Southwestern District

Stolen vehicle: A 2003 Dodge Stratus with temporary tag 73265J was taken Wednesday in the 3600 block of W. Lexington St.

Southeastern District

Shootings: Police were seeking three males in their late teens or early 20s in the shootings Wednesday night of two men in the 6400 block of Holabird Ave. The victims, ages 21 and 22, were standing outside a Little Tavern restaurant about 7:30 p.m. when they each were shot in the right leg. They were treated at area hospitals.

Bank robbery: A gunman wearing a wool cap, black coat and blue jeans robbed the Carrollton Bank in the 500 block of S. Collington Ave. of an undisclosed sum about 1:50 p.m. Wednesday.

Burglary: Someone entered Mango's Bar in the 600 block of S. Clinton St. through a side door Wednesday and removed $270 from a cash register.

Stolen vehicle: A black 2001 Toyota Camry without tags was stolen Wednesday from the Schaefer & Strohminger dealership lot in the 500 block of Dundalk Ave.

Western District

Shooting: A boy, 16, was walking in the 2800 block of W. Lafayette Ave. about 8 p.m. Wednesday when the occupant of a nearby parked car, who was talking to another person, fired several shots. Although wounded in the right knee, the boy ran to his home in the 2800 block of Riggs Ave., and then was taken by ambulance to Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Yesterday, he was reported in good condition.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Robbery: Police were seeking a man known as "Dre" who they say robbed a male friend, 20, of $240 at knifepoint at Kenwood Avenue and Elmwood Road about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Essex Precinct

Burglary: Someone broke into a house in the 1600 block of Gail Road through a bedroom window Wednesday and stole baby supplies, a 20-inch television, a radio and cash -- all valued at more than $700.

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