Police Blotter


August 24, 2005|By RICHARD IRWIN

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

Baltimore City

Northeastern District

Victim identified: A shooting victim whose decomposed body was found in an apartment in the 2400 block of Bridgehampton Drive at the Wellington Gate Apartments on July 31 has been identified as Derrell Mark Stanley, 46, a self-employed sports ticket broker who lived there. An autopsy determined that he had been dead several days before his body was found, said homicide Detective Arthur Brummer. Positive identification was made last week at the FBI's forensic lab at Quantico, Va. No arrest had been made.

Shooting: A 27-year-old man was talking with a male acquaintance on the front porch of his home in the 5500 block of The Alameda about 9 p.m. Monday when the man shot him in the left shoulder and left elbow. The victim was treated at Sinai Hospital and released. A warrant has been issued for the unnamed gunman's arrest.

Eastern District

Robbery/arrests: A man was standing outside a liquor store in the 1600 block of E. Preston St. about 2 a.m. Monday when he was robbed of $145 by two women, one of whom grabbed him around the neck. Arrested and charged with unarmed robbery were Nika Harris, 26, of the 1700 block of Homestead St. and Melissa Scroggs, 26, of the 1300 block of block of N. Eden St.

Southeastern District

Armed robbery: A 26-year-old dancer at Larry Flynt's Hustler Club was walking in the 2900 block of Boston St. about 1 a.m. Monday when a gunman robbed her of a cell phone.

Theft: An 18-volt drill and other tools - all valued at $550 - were stolen Monday from a 1996 Chevrolet van parked in the 900 block of Dundalk Ave. The tools and truck were the property of the Enoch Pratt Free Library.

Baltimore County

Towson Precinct

Burglary: Copper piping valued at $2,000 was stolen from the basement of Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church in the 200 block of Ware Ave. between Friday and Monday.

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