Police Blotter


October 25, 2005|By RICHARD IRWIN

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



Arrest -- Tavonte Briggs, 20, was arrested yesterday in the 3600 block of Cottage Ave. by members of the Regional Warrant Apprehension Task Force on a warrant charging him with attempted murder. Briggs, of the 2500 block of W. Pratt St., is charged with shooting his neighbor, Jule Perry, on April 27 in the 100 block of S. Catherine St.


Robbery/arrest -- Police arrested a male teenager and were seeking a second in the armed robbery Sunday night of a man in the 200 block of N. Howard St. The victim was walking there about 11:30 p.m. when two males, one with a handgun, robbed him of a book bag containing a cell phone. Later, while being driven around the area by Officer Steven Baublitz, the victim pointed out two people. After a brief chase, Baublitz arrested one suspect and recovered a .380-caliber handgun. Charged as an adult with armed robbery and held at Central Booking and Intake Center was Germaine Washington, 17, of the 300 block of S. Stricker St.


Robbery -- Police were seeking three males who assaulted a 36-year-old man in the 3800 block of S. Hanover St. about 9 p.m. Sunday and robbed him of his wallet.


Theft -- Someone entered a house in the 1600 block of Bruce Court on Sunday and stole a purse.

Baltimore County


Burglary -- Someone broke into Towson United Methodist Church in the 500 block of Hampton Lane early Sunday, but fled without taking any property when police arrived in response to a burglar alarm.

North Point

Robbery try -- A woman was about to enter her car after withdrawing money from an ATM in the 1600 block of Merritt Blvd. about 6:30 p.m. Sunday when a man on a bike demanded the cash. But he rode away without robbing the woman after telling her he thought she was someone else.

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