Police Blotter


April 22, 2004|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Northern District

Shooting: A driver for Diamond Cab was stopped in the 5100 block of Pimlico Road about 12:30 a.m. Tuesday when he became involved in a fare dispute with a man he had picked up at Sinai Hospital. After the passenger stepped out, he pulled a handgun and shot the cabbie, Tubosun T. Olakunle, 33, in the left shoulder. Olakunle drove back to Sinai for treatment.

Northeastern District

Shooting: Louis L. Wilson, 21, was talking to a female friend in the 3200 block of Elmora Ave. about 1:50 a.m. Tuesday when a gunman stepped from a nearby car and shot him in the left foot. A motorist drove Wilson to Union Memorial Hospital.

Western District

Robbery: Three men robbed M & D Liquors in the 2100 block of Pennsylvania Ave. about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday. One assaulted the owner, Doo Suh, 68, while another stood guard at the door and the third used bolt cutters to break open a vending machine and remove an unknown sum of money.

Southeastern District

Bank robbery: A man who implied having a handgun robbed the SunTrust Bank branch in the 2400 block of Boston St. of an undisclosed sum about 9:15 a.m. Monday.

Southern District

Theft: A laptop computer, briefcase and 60 compact discs - all valued at $1,590 - were stolen Tuesday from a 1995 Honda Civic parked in the 800 block of Key Highway.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Assault/arrest: A boy, 16, was charged Tuesday as a juvenile with aggravated assault after his mother drank a cup of coffee laced with liquid bleach at their home in White Marsh. The boy was arrested at school and given a psychiatric evaluation at Franklin Square Hospital Center. The mother was not injured.

Towson Precinct

Robbery: A 30-year-old man was robbed of $60 by two men who accosted him about 9 p.m. Tuesday as he walked behind Loch Raven Elementary School.

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