Police Blotter


December 06, 2004|By - Alec MacGillis, William Wan and Frank D. Roylance

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

Baltimore City

Central District

Drug arrests: District Officer Taras Hnatyshyn spotted and stopped two men in a car with fake temporary tags about 7 p.m. Saturday on Cathedral Street, noticed an odor of marijuana and got an admission they had been smoking the weed. A search of the car turned up a small quantity of pot and 200 capsules of heroin; a subsequent search of the passenger's home in the 800 block of Cathedral turned up 344 more heroin capsules, ammunition, three empty handgun boxes and $1,800 in cash. Arrested were Darrell Gilliam, 34, of Cathedral Street, and Dyrell Garrett, 26, of the 3500 block of Erdman Ave.

Baltimore County

Woodlawn Precinct

Robbery: A jewelry store employee making a night deposit at a bank in the 1700 block of Rolling Road was robbed of $1,625 about 10:50 p.m. Saturday.

Woodlawn Precinct

Burglary: Someone broke into a home in the first block of Turk Garth through a rear basement window between 10:30 a.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday and took $10,000 in $100 bills and about $2,400 in property. The goods included a Winchester replica John Wayne collectible rifle, a John Wayne collectible Bowie knife, a digital cable television box, DVD player, 50 DVDs, a Game Boy and three cartridges.

Parkville Precinct

Robbery: A Royal Farms store in the 2400 block of E. Joppa Road was robbed about 2:35 a.m. yesterday. The bandit, reportedly unarmed, ordered one cashier to get down behind the counter, and then told the other on duty to give him money from the register. Taken were $204 and six cartons of cigarettes.

White Marsh Precinct

Burglary: Several homes under construction in a new subdivision were broken into sometime Friday night or Saturday morning. Taken from the homes on Braeburn Way, Harcrest Way and Autumn Glow Court were appliances of unknown value.

Essex Precinct

Burglary: An unarmed man about 20 years old broke into a home in the 300 block of Homberg Ave. through a rear window about 2:15 a.m. Saturday, and was confronted by an elderly male resident. The intruder ordered the resident to sit and removed $200 from his wallet before fleeing out the rear door.- Alec MacGillis, William Wan and Frank D. Roylance

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