Police Blotter


August 18, 2005|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Northern District

Arrest: Kenneth George, 24, charged in a warrant with attempted murder, surrendered yesterday to the Warrant Apprehension Task Force on West 29th Street. George, of no fixed address, is charged with shooting Page Boyd, 21, in the 2600 block of Miles Ave. on June 26.

Drug arrests: Receiving a tip about marijuana growing in the backyard of a house in the 3400 block of Ash St. in Hampden, members of the district's drug enforcement unit obtained a warrant, entered the home yesterday and seized a quantity of marijuana. They also uprooted a mature marijuana plant in the yard. A woman, her daughter and a man were arrested and face charges of possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, and possession with intent to distribute the illegal weed, said Sgt. Donald Kramer of the drug unit.

Southern District

Shooting: Two youths were sitting on the front steps of a house in the 1000 block of Bethune Road about 10:20 p.m. Tuesday when they became involved in an argument with two older males - one of whom drew a handgun and shot Cornett Robinson, 15, in the back. Robinson was reported in fair condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Theft: Someone jacked up a parked 2001 Mitsubishi Galant on Tuesday in the 2400 block of Maisel St., placed cinderblocks under the vehicle and removed three tires valued at $300.

Baltimore County

Parkville Precinct

Burglary/arrests: Investigating a report of two youths acting suspiciously outside Fullerton Auto Service Center in the 7900 block of Belair Road about 1 a.m. Tuesday, officers spotted two boys fleeing. Moments later and a few blocks away, they arrested two males, one 13 and the other 17, and charged them as juveniles with burglary and theft. Property taken from a car was recovered.

North Point Precinct

Armed robbery: A 27-year-old woman was walking in the 7000 block of Mornington Road about 2 p.m. Tuesday when a man placed an unknown weapon at her back and robbed her of $30.

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