Police Blotter


August 09, 2004|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Southwestern District

Assault/arrests: After a 43-year-old woman complained to two teenage boys about their loitering outside her home in the 2800 block of Maudlin Ave. late Friday, the boys forced the woman into a car and threatened to kill her. Police came upon the incident and arrested the youths after a brief chase and charged each with aggravated assault. The woman was not injured.

Southeastern District

Robberies: Police were seeking a lone gunman who robbed five men over the weekend in an East Baltimore laundry. The men were in Gough Street Laundry in the 1900 block of Gough St. about 2:40 p.m. Saturday when the gunman entered and demanded their money. The gunman fled after robbing the victims of a total of $285.

Eastern District

Theft from vehicle: A portable CD player, headphones, CDs and a watch, together valued at $187, were stolen Saturday from a 1998 Lincoln Navigator parked in the 200 block of Kirk Ave.

Southern District

Assault/arrest: Two brothers were arguing in their apartment in the 1400 block of Cypress St. on Saturday night when one struck the other with a vase, causing a laceration to his right hand. Arrested and charged with assault was Allen Milton, 29. His brother, Dewayne Milton, 30, was not seriously hurt.

Western District

Shootings: Two men were in the 2000 block of Pennsylvania Ave. shortly after 10 a.m. yesterday when one was shot in the back and the other in the upper right leg. Both were treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. No arrest had been made.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Kidnapping/robbery: A man, 23, was walking in the 6300 block of Kenwood Ave. about 1 a.m. Saturday when he was forced into a car by two men, one armed with a handgun, who demanded his money. When the victim told them he only had $10, he was driven to an ATM in the 5000 block of Sinclair Lane in the city, where he was forced to withdraw $300, the maximum. The man was then driven to Daywalt Avenue and released unharmed.

Burglary: Power and hand tools, valued at $30,000 and owned by Iacoboni Site Specialists Inc., were stolen over the weekend from a company-owned garage in the 9300 block of Philadelphia Road.

Franklin Precinct

Burglary by trick: Police were seeking two men who stole thousands of dollars in cash, jewelry and other items from a house in the first block of Greenlea Court on Friday. While one man talked to the occupants outside their house about trimming trees on their property, the second man entered the house and stole nearly $24,000 in cash and valuables from various rooms.

Burglary: Two stereo speakers, two pairs of tennis shoes and a DVD player were stolen from a house in the 4100 block of Balmoral Court between July 30 and Saturday.

North Point Precinct

Robbery: A 62-year-old woman was walking toward her car parked at Eastpoint Mall about 8:30 p.m. Saturday when two young males stole her purse containing cash and property valued at $135.

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