Police Blotter


October 18, 2004|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Southeastern District

Assault: Osita Odunze, 36, a driver for Checker Cab, and the driver of a sport utility vehicle were arguing over a parking space in the 300 block of S. Caroline St. about 4 p.m. Saturday when the SUV driver got out with a revolver and fired at least one errant shot at the cabbie before speeding away.

Robbery: Scott Eggleston, 45, was walking in the 2000 block of E. Baltimore St. about 8 p.m. Friday when a gunman robbed him of $55 and a cell phone.

Eastern District

Robbery: A warrant has been issued for the arrest of Joseph Smith Jr., 45, in the armed robbery of his grandmother early Saturday in the home they share in the 400 block of E. Biddle St. The woman, 75, told police her grandson pointed a gun at her and robbed her of money she had hidden in her sock.

Southern District

Shooting: A 12-year-old boy was playing in an alley in the 1100 block of Nanticoke St. Friday when another youth shot him in the face and neck with a paint-ball gun. The victim did not require medical treatment.

Western District

Drug arrest: Officer James Glanville was patrolling the 1300 block of N. Carey St. Saturday when he spotted a man selling something. Seized from the man were five capsules of heroin. Found nearby were four identical capsules. Charged with possession with intent to distribute heroin was Jamon Drake, 21, of the 900 block of Chauncey Ave.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Carjacking: Two men forced a woman, 81, from her car in the 7900 block of Belair Road about 1 p.m. Saturday after robbing her of $50. They left with her car, which was later found abandoned at Madison and Rose streets in East Baltimore.

Parkville Precinct

Burglary: Jewelry, a yellow 2003 Suzuki all-terrain vehicle and a sliding board - all worth $3,000 - were stolen over the weekend from a shed in the 10000 block of Nearbrook Lane.

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