Police Blotter


November 04, 2008|By RICHARD IRWIN

Police reports in Baltimore city and county:

Southeastern Baltimore

Robbery The 84-year-old minister of Second Antioch Baptist Church in the 2000 block of E. Baltimore St. was about to enter his parked car near the church about 7:30 p.m. Saturday when a teenager, about 14, demanded the minister's keys while implying he was armed with a handgun. After the minister gave up his keys, the youth drove off in a gray 2007 Ford Taurus with tags 4DY R58. Anyone with information is asked to call the district's detective unit at 410-396-2422.

Robbery Moments after a woman, 19, got out of a cab in the 1700 block of Thames St. about noon Saturday, the cab driver demanded that she pay him more money. During a verbal exchange, the cab driver removed more money from the woman's purse before driving off. As the woman stood in the street, she was assaulted by three or four men standing nearby who robbed her of additional money and a bank card. No arrests had been made.

Northeastern Baltimore

Shooting Police were seeking the person who shot a man in the upper left leg outside an apartment building in the 5200 block of Frankford Ave. about 7 p.m. yesterday. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Eastern Baltimore

Burglary Carpeting, a mirror and power tools were stolen Sunday from a vacant house in the 1600 block of Rutland Ave.

Theft A 2000 Lexus with tags 3DA P48 was parked in the 1000 block of E. Biddle St. on Sunday when someone stole both tags.

Theft A 2001 Chevrolet van was parked in the 2800 block of E. Chase St. over the weekend when someone entered the vehicle and stole a set of keys.

Northern Baltimore

Robbery Two men, one armed with a shotgun and another with a rifle, robbed Royal Farms in the 1100 block of W. 41st St. of an undisclosed sum of money about 10:30 p.m. Sunday.

Baltimore Co. -- Parkville

Theft Someone broke into a county vehicle parked in the 7700 block of Belair Road between Saturday and Monday and stole a clipboard, a first-aid kit and keys to a building at Honeygo Park.

Vandalism Police were seeking the person who painted a swastika in the roadway of the first block of Leafy Dale Court on Saturday or Sunday. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-887-1279.

Robbery try A man, 44, was walking in the 7000 block of Liberty Road about 10:15 p.m. Saturday when he was stopped by a youth who demanded his money while implying he was armed. When the victim told the youth he also had a gun, the youth fled with taking any money or property.

Baltimore Co. -- White Marsh

Burglary Several power tools and a battery charger were stolen Saturday or Sunday from a vehicle parked in the driveway of a house in the 100 block of S. Elm Ave.. The property was valued at $1,610.

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