Police Blotter


August 11, 2008|By Richard Irwin

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



Theft : A GPS device valued at $320 was stolen Saturday from a 2003 Ford Explorer parked in the 1700 block of E. Baltimore St.

Theft: Someone broke into a 2004 Volkswagen van parked in the 2000 block of Fountain St. on Saturday and removed a GPS device valued at $300.

Burglary : A 37-foot Trojan cabin cruiser was tied up at a dock in the 2800 block of Boston St. between July 31 and Friday when someone broke into the vessel and slept there. Police said the owner found dirty dishes in the sink when he arrived at the boat Friday. It was not known whether any property was missing.

Burglary : A computer, a TV, a DVD player, DVDs and a cell phone were stolen between Aug. 2 and Saturday from a house in the first block of N. Chester St. by someone who entered through a window after removing an air conditioner. The property was valued at $3,100.

Burglary: A computer valued at $2,000 was stolen over the weekend from a house in the 2300 block of Cambridge St. by someone who entered through a window after cutting a screen.

Theft : Someone broke into a 1989 Nissan parked in the 300 block of S. Chester St. on Saturday and stole stereo equipment valued at $250.

Stolen vehicle : Police were seeking a white 1999 Dodge Grand Caravan with tags 03553M0 that was stolen over the weekend in the 6300 block of Bank St.


Theft: A GPS device and other communications equipment was stolen over the weekend from a 2004 Ford pickup owned by Comcast Cable TV while the vehicle was parked in the 1900 block of Griffis Ave. Total value of the property was $8,250.

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Burglary : A silver bike valued at $200 was stolen over the weekend from a house in the 9200 block of Throgmorton Road.


Burglary: A guest at Marriott Hotel in the 200 block of Shawan Road told police that while he was out of his room Saturday someone broke in and stole a pair of shoes valued at $120.

Burglary: An electric drill valued at $250 was stolen from a shed in the 1000 block of High Country Road between July 24 and Saturday.

Robbery: A man, 28, was walking along Hampton Lane near Gypsy Lane about 3:15 a.m. Saturday when he was assaulted by two men who robbed him of a carrying bag containing a cell phone and other property.

Robbery try/arrest : A man, 29, was arrested late Friday and charged with the attempted armed robbery of another man in the victim's apartment in the first block of St. Elmo Court about 11:40 p.m. that night. Shortly after the victim, 56, reported the incident, police observed a red Toyota wanted in the incident not far from the scene and arrested the driver. Charged with armed attempted robbery was Julio Linares-Amaya of the 100 block of Penny Lane in Cockeysville. Police said a knife was used in the attempted robbery.


Vandalism : Police were seeking whoever broke into a vacant apartment in the 100 block of Carraway Road between Friday and Saturday and destroyed several walls.


Burglary: Two bicycles were stolen between Friday and Saturday from the rear patio of a house in the 3900 block of Princely Lane. The bikes had a combined value of $255.


Burglary: Someone entered a house in the first block of Temons Court on Thursday and stole video games, their accessories, a gold watch and a gold ring. Total value of the property was nearly $2,000.

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