Police Blotter


April 13, 2004|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Southern District

Drug arrest: Detectives Deryl Turner and Joseph Green observed a known drug dealer give a clear plastic bag holding suspected narcotics to a teen-age girl about 1 p.m. Sunday in the first block of S. Gilmor St., and saw her place it into a potato chip bag. When the officers approached, the man fled but the girl was arrested. Recovered from the potato chip bag were 45 gel caps of heroin having a street value of $450. Charged as a juvenile with possession of heroin with intent to distribute was a 15-year-old from Cherry Hill, who was released into the custody of her parents. Police said a warrant has been obtained charging the man with possession and possession with intent to distribute heroin.

Theft from boat: Someone broke into a 24-foot cabin cruiser in dry dock at a marina in the 2600 block of Insulator Drive on Sunday night and removed several power tools, a depth finder and fishing equipment - all valued at $1,160.

Central District

Theft from vehicle: Fifteen compact discs valued at $240 were stolen Sunday from a 1998 Toyota Camry parked in the 1100 block of Pennsylvania Ave.

Burglary: A combination DVD player/TV, a 35 mm camera, rings and watches were stolen Sunday from a house in the 1700 block of McCulloh St.

Southeastern District

Carjacking: A male motorist was stopped in the 3700 block of Eastern Ave. about 4 a.m. Sunday when a man wielding a knife forced him from his green four-door 1996 Toyota Corolla with tags 223 NMN and drove it away.

Burglary: A 35 mm camera and house and car keys were stolen during the weekend from a house in the 2700 block of Hudson St.

Burglary: Someone entered Moby's Bar in the first block of S. Broadway through a second-floor rear window early Sunday and stole a checkbook and $1,500 in currency and coins.

Eastern District

Theft: Video games and CDs - all worth $360 - were stolen during the weekend from a 1997 Mitsubishi Galant parked in the 400 block of N. Collington Ave.

Baltimore County

North Point Precinct

Stabbing: Police were seeking a teen-age boy who attacked a 16-year-old outside a movie theater in the 7900 block of Eastern Ave. about 8:35 p.m. Sunday and stabbed him in the chest. The victim was reported in good condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

Essex Precinct

Burglary: Two DVD players and 10 video games - all valued at $500 - were stolen early yesterday from a house in the first block of Ambo Circle in Dundee Village. Entry was gained through a sliding patio door.

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