Police Blotter


November 05, 2008|By RICHARD IRWIN

Police reports in Baltimore city and county:

Northwestern Baltimore

Shooting A man, 27, was leaving O-Tel Wireless in the 3500 block of Dolfield Ave. about 11:10 a.m. yesterday when a gunman shot him multiple times with a .45-caliber semiautomatic handgun before driving off in a black car with unknown tags. The victim was reported in critical condition at Sinai Hospital.

Central Baltimore

Theft of service Police are investigating the theft of electrical service that occurred between Oct. 22 and Oct. 27 in the 2500 block of Madison Ave. Police said a resident of the street spliced his electrical wires into those of a nearby vacant dwelling and was using the other dwelling's electrical power to furnish electricity to his home without cost. Police said the theft amounted to $100 and that BGE was also investigating. No arrest had been made.

Eastern Baltimore

Burglary At least $2,000 worth of cigarettes and cash were stolen between Saturday and Sunday from J.B. Light Carryout in the 1300 block of Greenmount Ave. by someone who entered through a rear window.

Southeastern Baltimore

Rape A woman, 21, was standing in the 100 block of N. Conkling St. on Sunday evening when a man driving a silver Honda van stopped, said he was a police officer and said he was arresting the woman for prostitution. He said was conducting a sting operation against prostitutes. After driving the woman to a secluded area on Kresson Street, he told the woman he would let her go if she had sex with him. The woman complied and was allowed to leave. After reporting the incident, the woman was treated at Mercy Medical Center and released. Anyone with information is asked to call the district station at 410-396-2422.

Robbery A woman was walking in the 200 block of N. Kenwood Ave. about 6 a.m. Sunday when she was pushed to the pavement by a man who stole her purse containing $90 and a cell phone.

Baltimore Co. -- North Point

Arrests Two young males were arrested Monday when they attempted to leave K-Mart in the 200 block of North Point Blvd. without paying for electronics valued at $140.


Theft Someone entered a locker at Kids for Swim School in the 9600 block of Belair Road on Monday and removed $125 from a patron's wallet.

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