Police Blotter


May 02, 2006|By RICHARD IRWIN

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



Shooting -- A man was shot several times about 6:40 p.m. yesterday in the 3000 block of Grayson St. and was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center in serious condition. Details of the shooting were not available.


Arrest -- Roosevelt Drummond of the 1700 block of W. Lafayette Ave. was arrested Saturday in the 900 block of N. Gilmor St. by members of the Regional Warrant Apprehension Task Force on a warrant charging him with commercial armed robbery and assault. Drummond, 39, is accused of threatening to shoot an employee of Wal-Mart in the 2700 block of Port Covington Drive on Friday afternoon after the theft of a TV and clothing. A male who drove a getaway car was being sought.


Arrest -- Nicora Williams, 16, was arrested Thursday near her home the 2300 block of Riggs Ave. on a warrant charging her as an adult with first-degree assault. She is accused of shooting at a man March 30 in the 2300 block of Druid Hill Ave.

Burglary -- A telephone, video games and a backpack - all valued at $525 - were stolen Sunday from a house in the 1700 block of Braddish Ave.


Arrest -- Police were in the 2300 block of E. Federal St. about 8 a.m. Friday when one of several men standing in front of a liquor store displayed a semiautomatic handgun, then fled. Arrested and charged with unlawful possession of a handgun and removing the gun's serial number was Robert Lee Murphy, 19, of the 200 block of Douglas Court.


Arrest -- A police officer was patrolling in the 5300 block of Cordelia Ave. early Saturday when he observed a man placing a handgun through the mail slot of a house and detained the man. The 9 mm handgun, loaded with 15 rounds, was recovered. Charged with unlawful possession of a handgun was Earl A. Gordon, 26, whose address was not available.


Burglary -- A 9 mm handgun with serial No. 31605033 and a video camcorder were stolen Sunday from an apartment in the 1000 block of Woodson Road. They were valued at $740.

Burglary -- Kitchen cabinets, a dishwasher, stove and other property - all valued at $3,600 - were stolen from a vacant house in the 400 block of E. Lorraine Ave. between April 16 and Sunday.


Robbery -- A restaurant cook, 21, was walking in the 1900 block of Fleet St. about 2:30 a.m. Sunday when a man with a knife stepped from a car and robbed him of his wallet containing $470 and cut the victim on the chest. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

Theft -- An AM-FM stereo compact disc player valued at $600 was stolen Saturday from a 1994 Toyota Camry parked in the 2800 block of Boston St.

Stolen vehicle -- A blue 1991 Chrysler LeBaron with tags 5AV X55 was stolen Sunday in the 100 block of S. Linwood Ave.

Stolen vehicle -- Police were seeking a red two-door 1994 Dodge Shadow with tags DFC 755 that was stolen over the weekend in the 600 block of Macon St.

Theft -- Someone broke a window of a 1999 Honda truck parked over the weekend in the 3100 block of Bank St. and removed a compact disc player valued at $900.

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Robbery -- A 15-year-old boy was walking in the 1300 block of Limit Ave. about 8 p.m. Sunday when four young males stepped from a car and robbed him of his cellular telephone and a BB pistol. The cell phone was found later.


Robbery -- An employee was leaving McDonald's in the 2100 block of York Road about 11:30 p.m. Sunday on her way to make a night deposit at a nearby bank when she was assaulted by a man who stole bank bags containing an undisclosed sum.


Burglary -- Cash and credit cards were stolen Saturday from a house in the 3700 block of Croydon Road.

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