Police Blotter

Police Blotter

November 17, 2006|By Richard Irwin

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



Arrest -- Police say that a man shot himself in the groin after robbing a cab driver of an undisclosed sum of money and a cell phone about 5 a.m. Wednesday in the 2200 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway. Police said the man was leaving the cab when a handgun he had placed in his waistband discharged. Police said the bullet pierced his scrotum and lodged in a thigh. He was found several blocks from the robbery scene. Charged with armed robbery and handgun possession was Evando Minor, 19, whose address was not available.


Shooting -- A man was shot in the face in the 6600 block of Touchstone Court shortly before 6 p.m. yesterday and taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital. Details of the shooting and the man's condition were not available.


Arrest -- Keith Ray, 16, of the 300 block of Mount Holly St., who was being held at the city juvenile detention center on an unrelated charge, was served with a detainer Wednesday charging him as an adult with robbing two people in the 4100 block of Ardley Ave. on Aug. 15.


Theft -- A cell phone of unknown value was reported stolen Wednesday from a 2002 Ford truck parked in the 100 block of S. Gay St.


Robbery -- A 46-year-old woman was walking in the 600 block of N. Warwick Ave. about 6 a.m. Wednesday when a gunman robbed her of an undisclosed sum of money.

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Shooting -- Police were searching yesterday for a gunman who shot two men early Wednesday as they stood with another man at Winters Lane and Booker Road. Police said the gunman stepped from a car just past midnight and fired nearly a dozen shots at the men, hitting two of them. The victims were treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.

Robberies -- Police were seeking three or four men believed to have robbed two 7-Eleven stores Tuesday. At 2:27 a.m., three men, one with a handgun, robbed a 7-Eleven in the 1600 block of Edmondson Ave. of money and cigarettes. During the robbery, the gunman pressed his weapon to the clerk's head. About a mile away and a few minutes later, three men, one with a handgun and another with a knife, robbed a 7-Eleven in the 400 block of Frederick Road of more than $100 and a cell phone.

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