Police Blotter


April 11, 2006

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



Victim identified -- Police identified yesterday Shelton Turner, 21, of the 4500 block of Northwood Drive as the man who died Saturday at Johns Hopkins Hospital after he was shot about 6 a.m. Thursday while he and another man sat in a car parked in the 500 block of Sheridan Ave. The other man, Noble Johnson, 26, of the 5600 block of Alhambra Ave., died about an hour after the shootings. There was no arrest and police knew of no motive.


Victim named -- Andre Brantley, 21, of the 3900 block of Chatham Road was identified yesterday as the man shot about 8:30 p.m. Saturday in the 1800 block of Braddish Ave. Police said Brantley was pronounced dead at the scene and that no arrest had been made.


Shooting -- A 21-year-old man was reported in good condition at Johns Hopkins Hospital yesterday after someone shot him in the right leg about 11:45 p.m. Sunday in the 2900 block of E. Madison St. Police responding to a shooting report found the man sitting on the front steps of a house near the shooting scene.


Abduction/rape -- A teenage girl told police she was walking on North Curley St. about 10 p.m. Saturday when a man forced her into his car at knifepoint, drove her to an unknown location and raped her in the car. After the attack, police said, the girl walked to a relative's house, where she showered before the relative called police. The girl was treated at Mercy Medical Center and released. Anyone with information is urged to call the district at 410-396-2422.

Theft -- A camera, jacket and jewelry - all valued at more than $1,000 - were stolen Sunday night from a 2005 Chevrolet Impala parked in the 100 block of Albemarle St.


Robbery -- Police were seeking a man who exited a car in the 600 block of Montpelier St. about 5 p.m. Saturday and robbed a man, 22, of $125 and a pack of cigarettes while implying he was armed with a handgun.

Baltimore County

White Marsh

Burglaries -- Police were seeking a teenage male who broke into five kiosks at White Marsh Mall between 10 p.m. Friday and 2 a.m. Saturday and stole property of unknown value. A security camera caught the intruder using a pry tool to enter Dead Sea Secrets, Soho Fashions, UR Styles Silver, Chantik Handbags and Video Button. Anyone knowing the intruder is asked to call the precinct at 410-887-5000.


Burglary -- Someone broke into A&M Convenience in the 7400 block of Belair Road about 2 a.m. Sunday by breaking the front glass door with a car jack and stole two cash registers. The jack was left in the store.


Robbery try -- A man entered 7-Eleven in the 1600 block of Edmondson Ave. about 5:15 a.m. Sunday and ordered a clerk to give him the contents of a cash register, implying he was armed with a handgun. When the clerk said police were in the store, the man fled without taking any money.


Burglary -- At least two people broke into a house in the 3400 block of Washington Blvd. Sunday and stole a DVD player. Once outside, the intruders removed three dirt bikes from the back yard. Total value of the property was $1,500.


Arson -- A utility trailer valued at $1,250 was set ablaze Sunday afternoon behind a building in the 4300 block of Windsor Mill Road.

Richard Irwin

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