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By Richard Irwin | January 7, 1993
Baltimore CityROBBERY:Western District -- Two men, one with a sawed-off shotgun, robbed Vinzinni's Pizza in the 1200 block of W. Baltimore St. of more than $100 Tuesday night.BURGLARY:Western District -- Someone stole two telephones and a coffee maker, valued at nearly $200, from a trailer at Central Maintenance Co. in the 1600 block of N. Carey St. between Dec. 31 and Jan. 4.ROBBERY: Western District -- Two men, one with a sawed-off shotgun, robbed a resident of the 500 block of N. Mount St. of $160 in the 200 block of Bethel Court Tuesday night.
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By Julie Scharper, The Baltimore Sun | December 2, 2010
A Baltimore City Council committee approved a plan to create a development district encompassing Harbor Point, clearing the way for $155 million in tax breaks for a project spearheaded by bakery and development magnate John Paterakis Sr. Councilman Carl Stokes, who was recently appointed head of the taxation and finance committee, voted against the measure, but three other council members voted for it. The full council is slated to vote on...
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By Gregory P. Kane | April 8, 1994
Baltimore CityASSAULT/ATTEMPTED ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A man armed with a shotgun pointed it at another man in the 3100 block of Howard Park Ave. at 10:20 p.m. Tuesday. Nothing was taken.RAPE: Northwestern District -- A woman was grabbed by a man who put his hand over her mouth and pulled her over to a grassy area and raped her in the 3900 block of Garrison Blvd. at 4:30 a.m. Monday.ATTEMPTED ASSAULT/ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Two men pushed a woman in the 5800 block of Reisterstown Rd. shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday and attempted to take her purse.
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By Stephanie Desmon and Stephanie Desmon,SUN STAFF | November 11, 2002
An early-morning four-alarm fire in Fells Point left three businesses destroyed and two others damaged yesterday as flames ripped through buildings that have stood for more than a century. Gone are the Rite Aid Pharmacy, Scratch and Dent Liquidators and the Star Express takeout restaurant -- three staples of the 400 block of Broadway, not far from the Broadway Market. Also damaged with smoke and water were a neighboring bicycle shop and a tax preparation business. Battalion Chief Steve Canter said he had no damage estimate yesterday.
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By Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin | June 16, 1993
BALTIMORE CITY* ARRESTS: Northeastern District -- Two men entered an apartment in the 5900 block of Daywalt Ave. Monday afternoon looking for property but fled without taking any. Later, they were arrested. At the police station, the men were interviewed about robbing a man of his cash and property, all valued at more than $500, earlier near the apartment building.* THEFT: Northeastern District -- Someone stole a 26-inch bike valued at more than $300 from the front porch of a house in the 5500 block of Todd Ave. Monday.
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By Richard Irwin | January 27, 1994
Baltimore CitySTOLEN VEHICLE/ARRESTS: Southern District -- Police arrested six west Baltimore boys between 12 and 16-years-of age after the stolen 1987 Jeep Cherokee they were riding in struck one police car and at least 10 other cars during a pursuit throughout sections of south Baltimore and downtown Wednesday. Officer Frank Zapushek was slightly injured when his police car was rammed in the 1800 block of Annapolis Road. At Light and Conway streets, said Officer Steven Histon, the driver of a Volkswagen was injured when his car was struck by the Jeep, reported stolen earlier in west Baltimore.
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By Richard Irwin | March 17, 1994
Baltimore CityTHEFT: Central District -- Someone entered Studio One in the 400 block of N. Charles St. Wednesday and stole property valued at $300.THEFT: Central District -- A duffel bag containing clothing was stolen from a car parked in the 400 block of W. Pratt St. Wednesday.BURGLARY: Central District -- Someone entered McGuire's picture framing in the 100 block of W. Mulberry St. through a rear basement door Tuesday or Wednesday and stole $800 worth of pictures and ceramics.ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 8000 block of York Road in Baltimore County was in the 1100 block of E. Belvedere Ave. Wednesday when she was assaulted by a man who stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $85.ROBBERY: Northern District -- Police were seeking two men who robbed a resident of the 2700 block of St. Paul St. of $4 Wednesday in the 2900 block of St. Paul St. After robbing the victim, one of the men kicked him in the face.
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By Gregory P. Kane | April 8, 1994
Baltimore CityASSAULT/ATTEMPTED ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A man armed with a shotgun pointed it at another man in the 3100 block of Howard Park Ave. at 10:20 p.m. Tuesday. Nothing was taken.RAPE: Northwestern District -- A woman was grabbed by a man who put his hand over her mouth and pulled her over to a grassy area and raped her in the 3900 block of Garrison Blvd. at 4:30 a.m. Monday.ATTEMPTED ASSAULT/ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Two men pushed a woman in the 5800 block of Reisterstown Rd. shortly after 10 a.m. Wednesday and attempted to take her purse.
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By Richard Irwin | March 23, 1994
BALTIMORE CITY* PURSUIT/ARRESTS: Central District -- Two teen-age boys were arrested late Monday night after the stolen car they were riding in crashed under the Jones Falls Expressway downtown. Shortly after 11 p.m., Officer Richard Boblitz spotted a 1992 Ford Escort with stolen tags and occupied by two youths being driven recklessly on North Avenue. When the car turned onto Guilford Avenue and headed south, Officer Boblitz followed. In the 500 block of Guilford Ave., the car turned east on Centre Street, where the driver lost control and crashed into a trash container, fence and a street sign under the JFX. The car was extensively damaged.
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By Richard Irwin | March 17, 1994
Baltimore CityTHEFT: Central District -- Someone entered Studio One in the 400 block of N. Charles St. Wednesday and stole property valued at $300.THEFT: Central District -- A duffel bag containing clothing was stolen from a car parked in the 400 block of W. Pratt St. Wednesday.BURGLARY: Central District -- Someone entered McGuire's picture framing in the 100 block of W. Mulberry St. through a rear basement door Tuesday or Wednesday and stole $800 worth of pictures and ceramics.ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 8000 block of York Road in Baltimore County was in the 1100 block of E. Belvedere Ave. Wednesday when she was assaulted by a man who stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $85.ROBBERY: Northern District -- Police were seeking two men who robbed a resident of the 2700 block of St. Paul St. of $4 Wednesday in the 2900 block of St. Paul St. After robbing the victim, one of the men kicked him in the face.
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By Richard Irwin | March 17, 1994
BALTIMORE CITY* STOLEN CAR: Southern District -- A 1984 Chevrolet with Maryland tags VYD 043 was stolen from the 1400 block of Birckhead St. Tuesday or yesterday.* ABDUCTION/RAPE: Southwestern District -- Police were seeking a man who abducted a woman at gunpoint Tuesday and forced her into a house in the 3300 block of Edmondson Ave., where she was raped. The woman was treated at Mercy Medical Center.* ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 4300 block of Seminole Ave. was in the 4500 block of Edmondson Ave. Monday when a man robbed him of $100 while threatening to harm him.* THEFT: Southwestern District -- Someone entered a house in the 3000 block of Belmont Ave. Tuesday and stole more than $100.
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By Richard Irwin | March 14, 1994
Baltimore CitySHOOTING: Western District -- A resident of the 1700 block of Presbury St. was in the 2100 block of W. North Ave. when he was shot in the right arm by an unknown person. The victim was treated at Sinai Hospital and released.ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 800 block of Bradhurst Ave. was in the 5600 block of Lothian Road Sunday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of $20 and two beepers.ROBBERY: Northern District -- Police were seeking a man who robbed a resident of the 1000 block of Evesham Ave. of his bike and other property, all valued at more than $200, in the 5700 block of Northwood Road Sunday while threatening to shoot him. No gun was displayed.
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