Police Blotter


December 10, 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: Anthony Bowers, 19, was arrested yesterday morning at his home in the 600 block of Bridgeview Road by members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force on a warrant charging him with attempted murder. He is charged with shooting Tatarian Jessup, also 19, on Nov. 27 in the 2700 block of Norland Road.

Assault/arrest: Santo Grasso, 33, of the 1300 block of Hull St. was chased down his street about 1 p.m. Wednesday by a man to whom he allegedly owed $300 and was struck several times with a baseball bat. Arrested and charged with aggravated assault was Jose Claros, 36, of the 100 block of N. Curley St.

Stolen vehicle: A 1988 Mazda 626 with tags MTK 108 was parked at Cherry Hill Auto Works in the 600 block of Cherry Hill Road for repairs Wednesday when it was stolen.

Central District

Theft: While a 27-year-old woman left her seat at St. Jude's Shrine in the 300 block of N. Paca St. to take communion about 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, a man stole her purse, which she had left on the pew. Moments later, the purse was found nearby missing $15.

Southeastern District

Shooting: William Dixon, 24, was shot in the left shoulder by an unknown person Tuesday night in the 3100 block of E. Baltimore St. He was released after treatment at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Burglary: A burly male intruder who broke into a house in the 2400 block of Fait Ave. about 3 a.m. Wednesday and stole a wallet was attacked by an occupant, a much smaller woman who shoved him through the front door and beat him on the porch until he fled.

Burglary: Someone broke into a house in the 900 block of Fell St. through a front window Wednesday and stole a 27-inch flat-screen television.

Southwestern District

Church burglary: The Rev. Charles L. Wilder Jr., pastor of St. Thomas Lutheran Church in the 300 block of S. Pulaski St., reported that someone broke into the church Tuesday and stole food and cleaning supplies.

Baltimore County

Cockeysville Precinct

Bank robbery: A man who implied that he was armed with a handgun gave a holdup note to a teller at 1st Mariner Bank in the 1700 block of York Road about 1:15 p.m. Wednesday and fled with an undisclosed sum.

Essex Precinct

Burglary: A television, VCR, cable TV box, guitar and clock radio - all valued at $1,180 - were stolen Wednesday from a house in the first block of Shaffer's Road.

Franklin Precinct

Purse snatch: A woman, 45, was standing at a bus stop at Liberty and Old Court roads about 3:20 p.m. Wednesday when a man stole her purse containing $90 in property and cash.

Burglary: A DVD player, laptop computer and cell phone - all valued at $2,700 - were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 700 block of Berrryman's Lane.

Woodlawn Precinct

Robbery: A man, 53, was walking on the grounds of Motel 6 in the 1600 block of Whitehead Court about 10:30 p.m. Tuesday when an apparently unarmed man robbed him of his wallet.

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Someone entered a house in the 600 block of Regester Ave. through an unlocked rear door Wednesday and removed a wallet containing $100 from a purse in the dining room.

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