Police Blotter


September 01, 2004|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Southeastern District

Arrest: Kenyette Harley, 30, was arrested early Monday at her home in the 1100 block of Webb Court by members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force on warrants charging her with first-degree murder in the Feb. 20 arson deaths of two men. She is accused of setting a fire in a house in the 1600 block of E. Baltimore St. that killed Angel Ortiz, 56, and Teofilo Ochoa, 26. Police said the fire was set after an argument.

Shooting: Police were seeking the person who shot Deandre Taylor of East Federal Street in both legs about 7:30 a.m. Monday as he stood in the 5900 block of Boston St. Taylor was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Western District

Carjacking: A 53-year-old man was stopped in the 2200 block of Presstman St. about 3 a.m. Monday when a gunman forced him from his white 1988 Buick Royal and drove off. The car had handicap tags 35456.

Southern District

Robbery: A man who implied he had a handgun robbed an employee of Rent-A-Center at Mount Clare Junction in the 2400 block of W. Pratt St. of an undisclosed sum about 1 p.m. Monday as she was about to make a deposit at a nearby bank.

Central District

Robbery: A man, 26, was walking in the 900 block of St. Paul St. about 5 a.m. yesterday when a man with a knife robbed him of his wallet containing personal papers and $3.

Baltimore County

Cockeysville Precinct

Church burglary: Police were seeking two men and a woman who broke into Greater Bethlehem Temple Church in the 8300 block of Liberty Road on Monday through a door and stole a copier and two fax machines.

Woodlawn Precinct

Burglary: DVDs, compact discs, video games, clothing and shoes -- all valued at $5,370 -- were stolen from a house in the first block of Walden Poplar Court between Friday and Monday.

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary: Someone broke into two parked cars in the driveway of a house in the 7900 block of Roseland Ave. on Monday and stole $262 worth of tools and coins.

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