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 on Sunday have been arrested by members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force. Arrested about 4 a.m. yesterday on Dunbrook Court in Dundalk was Darren Johnson, age unknown, 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 on Newkirk Street in Baltimore. The victim, Robert Howard Jenkins, 29, of Lansdowne, died of multiple gunshot wounds about 5 a.m. Sunday in the 1800 block of Dover. Johnson and McCrea were being held without bail last night at Central Booking and Intake Center.

Theft: An Eddie Murray Baltimore Orioles jersey emblazoned with his No. 33 was stolen Wednesday from its wooden display frame at the club level of Oriole Park at Camden Yards after the game Wednesday night between the Orioles and Boston Red Sox. Bill Stetka, director of public relations for the Orioles, said the jersey was reported missing about 11 p.m.. by stadium security personnel. Police said the jersey is valued at $100 and the frame, which was damaged, was valued at $400. Anyone with information was urged to call the Southern District at 410-396-2499 or the Maryland Stadium Authority at 410-576-0300.

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

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 at least one of three males fired shots that struck each in the right leg. One victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital, the other at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

Baltimore County

Essex Precinct

Burglary A 19-inch television, a DVD player and telephone all valued at $440 were stolen Tuesday from a house in the 200 block of Stemmers Run Road.

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