Police Blotter


August 18, 2004|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Southern District

Arrest: Avery Kelly Jr., 18, of the 1100 block of W. Ostend St. was arrested about 4:30 p.m. Monday in South Baltimore by members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force on a warrant charging him with attempted murder and a handgun violation. Kelly is charged with shooting Odell Wagner, 33, in the 1300 block of W. Pratt St. on Thursday. Wagner was treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Northern District

Victim identified: Leroy Roberts, 36, of the 1800 block of E. Biddle St. was identified yesterday as the man fatally shot Thursday in the 4700 block of Alhambra Ave. No arrest had been made. Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Ray Laslett at 410-396-2100.

Northeastern District

Carjacking: Police were seeking a blue 2003 Kia with tags KVB 959 that was stolen early Sunday in the 5100 block of Lodestone Way by three men, one with a handgun, who assaulted the owner as he stood outside the vehicle.

Southeastern District

Burglary: Several pieces of jewelry, a screw gun and a camcorder --valued at nearly $2,400 -- and $1,000 cash were stolen over the weekend from a house in the 600 block of Umbra St.

Eastern District

Shooting: A male, 17, was reported in good condition at Johns Hopkins Hospital after he was shot in the right buttock about 3 a.m. Sunday by one of two men who tried to rob him in the 700 block of N. Port St.

Baltimore County

North Point Precinct

Burglary: A 250-pound safe containing cash and several pieces of jewelry and a watch -- valued at nearly $14,000 -- was stolen Monday from a house in the 1900 block of Haselmere Road.

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: A 16-year-old boy was riding a motorized scooter valued at $400 in the first block of Rockingham Court on Sunday night when two men stole the vehicle after one of them threatened him with a baseball bat.

Franklin Precinct

Robbery: Police were seeking two men who robbed a couple of their wallets about 11 p.m. Sunday while the victims walked in the first block of Richmar Road.

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