Police Blotter


November 04, 2005|By RICHARD IRWIN

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



Homicide -- An autopsy report Monday ruled the death of Davon Eady, 30, of the 8800 block of Gilly Way in Randallstown, a homicide. Eady was shot Oct. 25 in the 3400 block of Alto Road by one of two men during a robbery attempt and died Saturday. No arrest has been made.


Arrest -- David Callahan, a resident and employee of Charles Towers in the 200 block of N. Charles St., was arrested Wednesday at his apartment by members of the Regional Warrant Apprehension Task Force and was charged with first-degree murder. Callahan, 37, is charged in the death of Gregory Morrison, 35, whose body was found Sept. 9 in his home in the 1400 block of Mason St. On Monday, the death was ruled a homicide by strangulation.


Victim identified -- Police named Sherman Downing, 32, of the 4300 block of Pimlico Road, yesterday as the man fatally shot in the head and face about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday in the 2500 block of Boarman Ave. No arrest has been made.

Shooting -- Police were seeking the person who shot a man in the leg near the intersection of Pall Mall Road and Springhill Avenue about 9:15 p.m. Wednesday. The victim was treated at Sinai Hospital.


Robbery -- A 55-year-old woman was walking in the 700 block of S. Central Ave. about 11 p.m. Tuesday when a male armed with a silver handgun robbed her of her purse, which contained cash and a cell phone.

Robbery -- A gunman entered E.T. Cabinets in the 4400 block of Eastern Ave. about 5:20 a.m. Wednesday and robbed an employee of his wallet and $55.


Arrests -- Three men were arrested Wednesday at Wal-Mart in the 2700 block of Port Covington Drive and accused of using a stolen credit card to purchase items valued at nearly $400.

Theft -- Computer equipment valued at $1,500 was stolen Wednesday from a vehicle in the first block of E. Ostend St.

Stolen vehicle -- A four-door gray 2004 Hyundai Sonata with tags MKB 278 was stolen Wednesday in the 200 block of Seagull Ave.

Baltimore County


Robbery suspect sought -- Police have charged Jerome Charles Owens, 26, of no fixed address, with the Oct. 24 armed robbery of a High's store in the 2000 block of Merritt Blvd. Owens also is suspected of robbing several other convenience stores in the southeast sections of the county and in Baltimore. Owens has two teardrop tattoos under his left eye and was believed armed with a semi-automatic handgun. He has been convicted in the past of burglary, theft and a handgun violation.


Carjacking -- A 20-year-old man was fueling his 1995 Mercury Cougar at a BP station in the 6900 block of Loch Raven Blvd. about 2:15 a.m. Wednesday when a gunman stole the car. It had Chesapeake Bay tags 53142BY.


Burglary -- Someone entered a Halloween haunted house in the first block of Stabilizer Drive on Wednesday, stole decorations valued at $200 and shot out a window with a BB gun.

North Point

Burglary -- At least $2,000 in coins were stolen Tuesday from an apartment in the 3100 block of Wallford Drive.


Armed robbery -- Two armed men robbed Speedy Mart in the 7000 block of Darlington Drive of an undisclosed sum of money about 8:15 p.m. Wednesday.

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